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4 01, 2018

Meltdown, Spectre Reach Beyond Intel as Vendors Release Patches

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CPU information disclosure vulnerabilities affect AMD and Arm as well as Intel microprocessors
3 01, 2018

Intel Vulnerability at Processor Chip Level Will Affect Performance

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The Intel vulnerability requires an OS–level patch to Linux, Windows and macOS, slowing down machines by up to 30 percent
29 11, 2017

Apple Vulnerability Allows Root Login Without Password

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A high–profile Apple vulnerability in MacOS High Sierra allows anyone to login as root without any password
20 11, 2017

Terdot Resurrects Zeus Banking Trojan, Bigger and Badder Than Before

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Terdot builds on Zeus’ source code to do more than steal banking credentials, including eavesdrop on social media and email activity
25 10, 2017

Bad Rabbit Relies on Social Engineering, Not Exploits

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Unlike WannaCry and Petya/NotPetya before it, the Bad Rabbit ransomware requires user interaction to download and install the payload
17 10, 2017

KRACK Targets WPA2 Protocol Putting Millions of Devices at Risk

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Researchers’ POC of KRACK, a key reinstallation attack on WPA2 protocols, impacts all modern protected Wi–Fi networks
17 10, 2017

Adobe Flash Exploit Delivering FINSPY to UN Member Countries

By | October 17th, 2017|Threat Intelligence, Vulnerability & Threat Management|Comments Off on Adobe Flash Exploit Delivering FINSPY to UN Member Countries on Adobe Flash Exploit Delivering FINSPY to UN Member Countries

The BlackOasis threat actor is exploiting an Adobe Flash vulnerability to deliver the FINSPY spyware
5 10, 2017

ZNIU: Mobile Malware and Dirty COW

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How a Dirty COW steals your information and your money
21 09, 2017

Microsoft Fixes .NET Zero–Day Exploited to Install Espionage Spyware

By | September 21st, 2017|Cybercrime, Patch Tuesday, Vulnerability & Threat Management|Comments Off on Microsoft Fixes .NET Zero–Day Exploited to Install Espionage Spyware on Microsoft Fixes .NET Zero–Day Exploited to Install Espionage Spyware

The .Net flaw is one of more than 80 vulnerabilities Microsoft fixed during September’s Patch Tuesday.
13 09, 2017

BlueBorne Threatens 5.3 Billion Devices

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Eight zero–day vulnerabilities have been announced affecting Android, iOS, Windows and Linux devices