Microsoft warns about Internet Explorer zero-day, but no patch yet

Microsoft warns about Internet Explorer zero-day, but no patch yet

Microsoft has published a security advisory today about an Internet Explorer (IE) vulnerability that is currently being exploited in the wild — a so-called zero-day.…

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Critical Flaw Revealed In Facebook Fizz TLS Project

Critical Flaw Revealed In Facebook Fizz TLS Project

Researchers have found a vulnerability in the open-source Facebook Fizz project which is relatively easy to trigger for the purposes of a denial-of-service (DoS) attack.…

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Researchers Find 36 New Security Flaws In LTE Protocol

Researchers Find 36 New Security Flaws In LTE Protocol

  A group of academics from South Korea have identified 36 new vulnerabilities in the Long-Term Evolution (LTE) standard used by thousands of mobile networks…

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2017 Data Breach Will Cost Equifax at Least $1.38 Billion

2017 Data Breach Will Cost Equifax at Least $1.38 Billion

The company agrees to set aside a minimum of $380.5 million as breach compensation and spend another $1 billion on transforming its information security over…

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Microsoft Patches Windows Vuln Discovered by the NSA

Microsoft Patches Windows Vuln Discovered by the NSA

The National Security Agency is publicly acknowledged for its finding and reporting of CVE-2020-0601, marking the start of what it says is a new approach…

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New vulnerability lets attackers sniff or hijack VPN connections

New vulnerability lets attackers sniff or hijack VPN connections

Academics have disclosed this week a security flaw impacting Linux, Android, macOS, and other Unix-based operating systems that allows an attacker to sniff, hijack, and…

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SQL Injection Errors No Longer the Top Software Security Issue

SQL Injection Errors No Longer the Top Software Security Issue

SQL injection errors are no longer considered the most severe or prevalent software security issue. Replacing it at the top of the Common Weakness Enumeration…

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Terrifying Camera App Flaw Left Millions of Android Phones Vulnerable to Spying

Terrifying Camera App Flaw Left Millions of Android Phones Vulnerable to Spying

Even if you’re diligent about app permissions, sometimes you just can’t predict how or when a bad actor will abuse them. This time around, a…

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Phineas Fisher Offers $100,000 Bounty To Hack Banks And Oil Companies

Phineas Fisher Offers $100,000 Bounty To Hack Banks And Oil Companies

An infamous vigilante hacker known for their hits on surveillance companies is launching a new kind of bug bounty to reward hacktivists who do public…

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Chrome, Edge, Safari hacked at elite Chinese hacking contest

Chrome, Edge, Safari hacked at elite Chinese hacking contest

China’s top hackers have gathered this weekend in the city of Chengdu to compete in the Tianfu Cup, the country’s top hacking competition. Over the…

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