Displaying items by tag: Vulnerability

Friday, 07 August 2015 15:04

And not even Wintel is safe

At the annual Black Hat conference delegates have been shown a new exploit for Intel and AMD x86 central processor units that has hitherto existed since 1977!

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A serious vulnerability in most versions of Android has been revealed before any major phone vendors have released patches for their devices.

Published in Mobility
Saturday, 20 June 2015 22:56

Apple raids Xara’s cruft, fixes in progress

The various security vulnerabilities causing Apple a few headaches, dubbed Xara and CORED, have elicited a response from Apple itself.

Published in Home Tech

A report says Macs, iPhones and iPads are under attack by a hackable bug named XARA. While it's not panic stations just yet, be careful. 

Published in Home Tech

Security researchers have revealed the existence of a vulnerability that could be used to effectively disable iOS devices in range of a malicious Wi-Fi access point.

Published in Mobility

Security vendor Bitdefender says a vulnerability in "the third most popular media player" hasn't been fixed despite being identified five years ago.

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Domain-joined Windows clients (Vista, 7, 8, 8.1 and RT) and servers (2003 to 2012) had a root-level, remotely exploitable vulnerability discovered in January 2014 but is now patched. 

Published in Security
Tuesday, 03 February 2015 21:02

Is this a trend? Yet another Adobe Flash zero-day

Security firm Trend Micro has identified yet another zero-day vulnerability affecting Adobe Flash, confirmed by Adobe and still unpatched: 1 billion PC users at risk!

Published in Resellers
Tuesday, 27 January 2015 04:15

Adobe patches latest zero-day Flash flaws at last

After patching one of the Flash zero-day security flaws last week, Adobe has finally issued a patch for the second zero-day flaw that could let attackers take over your computer.

Published in Home Tech

A new zero-day vulnerability targeting Flash-based ads seen when browsing with Internet Explorer and Firefox is actively being exploited by cybercriminals - what can you do?

Published in Home Tech

Some people got very excited when word spread of the discovery of a 'scary' vulnerability in Android that could be exploited to modify an application without the operating system detecting that the app's signature and content no longer match.

Published in Mobility
Monday, 14 January 2013 09:31

Apple shuts out vulnerable Java plugin

Apple moved relatively quickly to protect Mac users from exploits of a Java vulnerability revealed last week.

Published in Security
Wednesday, 28 November 2012 10:24

SNMP sloppiness sees Samsung printers security slip

CERT has warned of a vulnerability that opens some Samsung and Dell printers to remote attack.

Published in Security
Thursday, 25 October 2012 06:33

McAfee adds Asset Manager to Vulnerability Manager

To help IT departments cope with the variable environment generated by BYOD and virtualisation, McAfee Asset Manager has been added to McAfee Vulnerability Manager.

Published in Security
Thursday, 27 September 2012 12:24

Another critical Java vulnerability discovered

A security researcher has revealed another critical security vulnerability in Java.

Published in Security
Friday, 31 August 2012 09:04

Oracle provides early patch for Java

A security update for Java has been released well ahead of the routine schedule in response to a malware scare.

Published in Security
Friday, 31 August 2012 08:26

Photoshop flaw puts systems at risk

Adobe has released a security update for Photoshop CS6, along with multiple bug fixes.

Published in Security
Wednesday, 29 August 2012 08:47

Java zero-day affects multiple platforms

A serious Java vulnerability is being exploited in the wild.

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Adobe has released security updates for Flash Player and AIR in response to the discovery of critical vulnerabilities that could be exploited to cause crashes or potentially allow an attacker to take control of the system. One of the vulnerabilities is being actively exploited.

Published in Security
Wednesday, 08 February 2012 00:16

Major web security camera vulnerability

The mantra has always been "build it and they will come."  But too often it's translated to "build it with vulnerabilities and hope they won't notice." When it comes to TrendNet's web-capable cameras, unfortunately, the world has noticed.


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