exploits

Weekly threat roundup: Microsoft Teams, iOS, Samsung Galaxy
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Weekly threat roundup: Microsoft Teams, iOS, Samsung Galaxy

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
17 Jun 2021
Critical supply chain flaw exposes IoT cameras to cyber attack
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vulnerability

Critical supply chain flaw exposes IoT cameras to cyber attack

Hackers can exploit the vulnerability in ThroughTek's P2P SDK to spy on video feeds and steal data
16 Jun 2021
Weekly threat roundup: Windows, Chrome, VMware
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Weekly threat roundup: Windows, Chrome, VMware

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
10 Jun 2021
GitHub to prohibit code that’s used in active attacks
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cyber security

GitHub to prohibit code that’s used in active attacks

The coding repository updates its policies to tighten up security in light of concerns it might be exploited
7 Jun 2021
Weekly threat roundup: Froala, WordPress, Siemens
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Weekly threat roundup: Froala, WordPress, Siemens

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
3 Jun 2021
Weekly threat roundup: Apple's M1 chip, VMware, Trend Micro
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Weekly threat roundup: Apple's M1 chip, VMware, Trend Micro

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
27 May 2021
Apple’s M1 chip contains “unfixable” hardware flaw, researcher claims
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vulnerability

Apple’s M1 chip contains “unfixable” hardware flaw, researcher claims

The bug, which cannot be easily exploited, is more likely to be abused by advertising companies than cyber criminals
27 May 2021
VMware urges vCenter customers to immediately patch their systems
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vulnerability

VMware urges vCenter customers to immediately patch their systems

The company warns that ransomware gangs are primed to exploit two flaws to conduct remote code execution attacks
26 May 2021
Apple fixes three macOS flaws under active attack
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Apple fixes three macOS flaws under active attack

The patches come days after execs lamented the 'unacceptable' volume of Mac malware
25 May 2021
Weekly threat roundup: Android, Windows 10, AMD
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Weekly threat roundup: Android, Windows 10, AMD

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
20 May 2021
Weekly threat roundup: Microsoft, Adobe, Wi-Fi gadgets
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Weekly threat roundup: Microsoft, Adobe, Wi-Fi gadgets

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
13 May 2021
Exchange Server zero-day among latest Microsoft Patch Tuesday fixes
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vulnerability

Exchange Server zero-day among latest Microsoft Patch Tuesday fixes

The firm has patched three zero-day vulnerabilities across its products that haven’t yet been exploited
12 May 2021
Weekly threat roundup: Dell, Apple, Qualcomm
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Weekly threat roundup: Dell, Apple, Qualcomm

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
6 May 2021
Dell patches vulnerability affecting hundreds of computer models worldwide
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Dell patches vulnerability affecting hundreds of computer models worldwide

The vulnerability stems from a Dell driver allowing attackers to bypass security products
5 May 2021
Weekly threat roundup: Nvidia, Linux, macOS
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Weekly threat roundup: Nvidia, Linux, macOS

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
29 Apr 2021
What is hacktivism?
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hacking

What is hacktivism?

From Anonymous to Omega, here’s everything you need to know about hackers with a conscience
22 Apr 2021
Weekly threat roundup: Google Chrome, Pulse Secure, Telegram
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Weekly threat roundup: Google Chrome, Pulse Secure, Telegram

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
22 Apr 2021
Hackers exploit Pulse Secure VPN flaws in sophisticated global campaign
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Hackers exploit Pulse Secure VPN flaws in sophisticated global campaign

Chinese-backed groups have been spying on US and European organisations including those in the defence industry
21 Apr 2021
Project Zero trials 30-day ‘patching window’
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vulnerability

Project Zero trials 30-day ‘patching window’

The policy change aims to encourage businesses to apply patches while reducing the risk of opportunistic attacks
16 Apr 2021
Weekly threat roundup: Chrome, Exchange Server, IoT devices
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Weekly threat roundup: Chrome, Exchange Server, IoT devices

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
15 Apr 2021
Microsoft patches actively exploited Desktop Window Manager flaw
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vulnerability

Microsoft patches actively exploited Desktop Window Manager flaw

The latest Patch Tuesday round of updates include fixes for 114 vulnerabilities, including five zero-days
14 Apr 2021
What is ethical hacking? White hat hackers explained
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What is ethical hacking? White hat hackers explained

Not all hackers are motivated by greed - some of them use their powers for good
9 Apr 2021
Weekly threat roundup: Fortinet, Apple Mail, AMD Zen 3 CPUs
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Weekly threat roundup: Fortinet, Apple Mail, AMD Zen 3 CPUs

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
8 Apr 2021