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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Facebook Sues NSO Group Over WhatsApp Zero Day

Facebook Sues NSO Group Over WhatsApp Zero Day

Facebook filed a lawsuit today in a US court against NSO Group, an Israeli company that sells spyware products. The social media giant claims that…

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What is a zero-day vulnerability

What is a zero-day vulnerability?

Chances are pretty good you’ve heard the term zero-day vulnerability. The term conjures up images of post-apocalyptic landscapes, where technology has either hit a singularity-level…

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Researchers Say They Uncovered Uzbekistan Hacking Operations Due To Spectacularly Bad OPSEC

Researchers Say They Uncovered Uzbekistan Hacking Operations Due To Spectacularly Bad OPSEC

Nation-state spy agencies are only as good as their operational security—the care they take to keep their digital spy operations from being discovered. But occasionally…

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Microsoft Patches 18 Year Old Windows Zero Day

Microsoft Patches 18 Year Old Windows Zero Day

Software buried in Windows since the days of WinXP can be abused to take complete control of a PC with the help of good ol’…

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Critical RCE Flaw in Palo Alto Gateways Hits Uber

Critical RCE Flaw in Palo Alto Gateways Hits Uber

A remote code execution (RCE) vulnerability has been uncovered in the GlobalProtect portal and GlobalProtect Gateway interface security products from Palo Alto Networks. It’s an…

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Update your Firefox browser now, there’s an emergency patch you’ll want

Update your Firefox browser now, there’s an emergency patch you’ll want

Are you running Firefox version 67.0.3 or Firefox ESR 60.7.1? If the answer is “no,” or you’re not sure, maybe just update your web browser…

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Disgruntled security firm discloses zero-days in Facebook's WordPress plugins

Disgruntled security firm discloses zero-days in Facebook’s WordPress plugins

A US-based cyber-security firm has published details about two zero-days that impact two of Facebook’s official WordPress plugins. The details also include proof-of-concept (PoC) code…

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Researcher Publishes Four Zero-Day Exploits in Three Days

Researcher Publishes Four Zero-Day Exploits in Three Days

The exploits for local privilege escalation vulnerabilities in Windows could be integrated into malware before Microsoft gets a chance to fix the issues. A vulnerability…

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