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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 17th, 2018
Cisco Patches Remotely Exploitable High Risk Security Bugs in Multiple Products

Cisco Patches Remotely Exploitable High Risk Security Bugs in Multiple Products

Could lead to disclosure of confidential info, DoS condition

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 17th, 2018
Tumblr Patches Security Issue that Would Leak Emails, Hashed-Salted Passwords

Tumblr Patches Security Issue that Would Leak Emails, Hashed-Salted Passwords

The bug affected Tumblr's Recommended Blogs feature

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 17th, 2018
Information of 396K Users Exposed in Facepunch Data Breach

Information of 396K Users Exposed in Facepunch Data Breach

The leak included salted MD5 password hashes and usernames

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 17th, 2018
FBI Releases Document with Measures for Defending Against Payroll Phishing Scams

FBI Releases Document with Measures for Defending Against Payroll Phishing Scams

Scammers replace direct deposit information to steal funds

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 16th, 2018
VMware ESXi, Workstation, Fusion Affected by Critical Out-of-Bounds Read

VMware ESXi, Workstation, Fusion Affected by Critical Out-of-Bounds Read

SVGA security bug allows guest to execute code on host

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 16th, 2018
New iOS Passcode Bypass Allows Viewing and Sharing Photos from Locked iPhones

New iOS Passcode Bypass Allows Viewing and Sharing Photos from Locked iPhones

Works on iOS 12.0.1, uses VoiceOver to bypass screen lock

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 16th, 2018
Multiple Vulnerabilities Allow Attackers to Take Full Control of Linksys Routers

Multiple Vulnerabilities Allow Attackers to Take Full Control of Linksys Routers

Linksys fixed all vulnerabilities, patch available

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 16th, 2018
Sony Fixed PlayStation 4 Message Exploit Leading to a DoS Condition

Sony Fixed PlayStation 4 Message Exploit Leading to a DoS Condition

Console bricking message actually sent them into crash loop

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 16th, 2018
Info of 685 Million Users at Risk Because of Multiple Branch.io XSS Flaws

Info of 685 Million Users at Risk Because of Multiple Branch.io XSS Flaws

The DOM-based XSS vulnerabilities are now fixed

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 15th, 2018
400 Percent Increase in Cryptocurrency Mining Attacks Against iOS Devices

400 Percent Increase in Cryptocurrency Mining Attacks Against iOS Devices

Four-fold increase against devices using the Safari browser

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 15th, 2018
Malware Campaign Distributes Data Stealer Trojan/RAT, Circumvents Anti-Malware

Malware Campaign Distributes Data Stealer Trojan/RAT, Circumvents Anti-Malware

Uses complex obfuscation techniques to avoid detection

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 15th, 2018
TLS 1.0 / 1.1 Deprecated in Chrome, Safari, Firefox, and Edge Starting 2020

TLS 1.0 / 1.1 Deprecated in Chrome, Safari, Firefox, and Edge Starting 2020

IETF is expected to formally deprecate TLS 1.0 / 1.1 in 2018

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 15th, 2018
Duo Accused of Dark Web Drug Dealing Faces 20 Years of Prison Time

Duo Accused of Dark Web Drug Dealing Faces 20 Years of Prison Time

The two were caught after undercover NCIDE Task Force sting

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 15th, 2018
More Than $600K Lost by Henderson ISD After BEC Attack

More Than $600K Lost by Henderson ISD After BEC Attack

Crooks stole $609,615 from the Independent School District

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 15th, 2018
Multiple Vulnerabilities Discovered in PHP Lead to Arbitrary Code Execution, DoS

Multiple Vulnerabilities Discovered in PHP Lead to Arbitrary Code Execution, DoS

Security issues fixed in PHP 7.1.23 / 7.2.11 releases

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 12th, 2018
FDA Issues Warning about Security Vulnerabilities in Pacemaker Programmers

FDA Issues Warning about Security Vulnerabilities in Pacemaker Programmers

Medtronic users vulnerable to malicious cyberattacks

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 12th, 2018
Almost 12K MikroTik Routers Are Hunting Around for Cryptojacking Opportunities

Almost 12K MikroTik Routers Are Hunting Around for Cryptojacking Opportunities

Infected routers get backdoored and set up as cryptojackers

 
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