vulnerability

Weekly threat roundup: Microsoft, Adobe, Wi-Fi gadgets
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vulnerability

Weekly threat roundup: Microsoft, Adobe, Wi-Fi gadgets

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
13 May 2021
Over two-thirds of companies still run software with WannaCry flaw
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WannaCry

Over two-thirds of companies still run software with WannaCry flaw

Four years have passed, and many systems still need patching
12 May 2021
IT researcher finds widespread flaws in Wi-Fi security
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wifi & hotspots

IT researcher finds widespread flaws in Wi-Fi security

Hackers could exploit vulnerabilities in millions of devices
12 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
Trend Micro and Snyk team up to combat open source flaws
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vulnerability

Trend Micro and Snyk team up to combat open source flaws

New solution monitors trends and prioritizes issues found in open source applications
10 May 2021
TsuNAME vulnerability could enable DDoS attacks on major DNS servers
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distributed denial of service (DDOS)

TsuNAME vulnerability could enable DDoS attacks on major DNS servers

Critical flaw in DNS resolver could grind the internet to a crawl
7 May 2021
Weekly threat roundup: Dell, Apple, Qualcomm
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vulnerability

Weekly threat roundup: Dell, Apple, Qualcomm

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
6 May 2021
Qualcomm modem flaw puts millions of Android users at risk
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Google Android

Qualcomm modem flaw puts millions of Android users at risk

Vulnerability found in the chipmaker's Mobile Station Modem could allow hackers to listen to user conversations, although Qualcomm has downplayed the …
6 May 2021
Dell patches vulnerability affecting hundreds of computer models worldwide
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cyber security

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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vulnerability

Weekly threat roundup: Nvidia, Linux, macOS

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
29 Apr 2021
Weekly threat roundup: Google Chrome, Pulse Secure, Telegram
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vulnerability

Weekly threat roundup: Google Chrome, Pulse Secure, Telegram

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
22 Apr 2021
Security researchers criticised for project that deliberately added vulnerabilities to Linux
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Linux

Security researchers criticised for project that deliberately added vulnerabilities to Linux

Open source maintainer Greg Kroah-Hartman slams their project, claiming “our community does not appreciate being experimented on”
22 Apr 2021
Hackers exploit Pulse Secure VPN flaws in sophisticated global campaign
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hacking

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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vulnerability

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
Best ransomware removal tools
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ransomware

Best ransomware removal tools

The top free and paid toolkits available right now to protect you from hackers
9 Apr 2021
What is ethical hacking? White hat hackers explained
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hacking

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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vulnerability

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
Weekly threat roundup: Apple, VMware, OpenSSL
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vulnerability

Weekly threat roundup: Apple, VMware, OpenSSL

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
1 Apr 2021
Microsoft launches bug bounty programme for Teams
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bugs

Microsoft launches bug bounty programme for Teams

The programme will award bug hunters up to $30,000 for the most severe exploits
25 Mar 2021
Weekly threat roundup: Android, Windows, Purple Fox
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vulnerability

Weekly threat roundup: Android, Windows, Purple Fox

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
25 Mar 2021
F5 Networks BIG-IP flaw is the latest to be exploited by hackers
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exploits

F5 Networks BIG-IP flaw is the latest to be exploited by hackers

Researchers identify ‘full chain exploitation’ targeting one of the seven now-patched remote code-execution flaws
22 Mar 2021