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Microsoft spearheads industry-wide charter against AI cyber attacks
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Microsoft spearheads industry-wide charter against AI cyber attacks

Security professionals can rely on the framework to fight cyber attacks targeting corporate machine learning systems
23 Oct 2020
Weekly threat roundup: Chrome, Citrix and WordPress
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Weekly threat roundup: Chrome, Citrix and WordPress

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
23 Oct 2020
Microsoft releases two emergency Windows patches
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Microsoft releases two emergency Windows patches

Windows Codecs Library and Visual Studio Code are afflicted with remote code execution flaws
19 Oct 2020
Weekly threat roundup: Windows 10, Adobe, and SonicWall VPNs
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Weekly threat roundup: Windows 10, Adobe, and SonicWall VPNs

The most dangerous and pressing cyber security exploits from the week gone by
16 Oct 2020
Windows 10 update sparks driver compatibility fears
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Windows 10 update sparks driver compatibility fears

Over-zealous verification checks designed to tighten security may block some older drivers
15 Oct 2020
Microsoft fixes 'critical' wormable RCE flaw in Windows 10
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Microsoft fixes 'critical' wormable RCE flaw in Windows 10

The latest Patch Tuesday release sees 87 bugs fixed including the CVSS 9.8-rated vulnerability
14 Oct 2020
What is WannaCry?
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What is WannaCry?

The full story behind one of the worst ransomware outbreaks in history
12 Oct 2020
Weekly threat roundup: Apple, AMD, and Google
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Weekly threat roundup: Apple, AMD, and Google

The most dangerous and pressing cyber security exploits from the week gone by
9 Oct 2020
Apple's T2 security chip has an "unpatchable" vulnerability
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Apple's T2 security chip has an "unpatchable" vulnerability

Exploiting the checkm8 and blackbird flaws can grant attackers control over a macOS-powered device
6 Oct 2020
IoT botnet exploiting two zero-day flaws in Tenda routers
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IoT botnet exploiting two zero-day flaws in Tenda routers

The Ttint botnet is based heavily on the Mirai malware and includes 12 protocols for remote access
5 Oct 2020
Weekly threat roundup: Nvidia, BitLocker, and HackerOne
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Weekly threat roundup: Nvidia, BitLocker, and HackerOne

The most dangerous and pressing flaws from the week gone by
2 Oct 2020
Microsoft warns 'Zerologon' Windows Server bug being exploited by hackers
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Microsoft warns 'Zerologon' Windows Server bug being exploited by hackers

The tech giant is 'actively tracking' threat actors using the exploit to access domain controllers
25 Sep 2020
Firefox flaw let hackers hijack Android browser over Wi-Fi
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Firefox flaw let hackers hijack Android browser over Wi-Fi

Mozilla has rushed out a fix for the bug that bears resemblance to an RCE flaw
22 Sep 2020
Windows Server flaw sparks emergency US gov warning
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Windows Server flaw sparks emergency US gov warning

All government agencies had four days to patch their systems against a CVSS 10-rated elevation of privilege flaw
21 Sep 2020
Bluetooth advocacy group warns of critical encryption exploit
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Bluetooth advocacy group warns of critical encryption exploit

The vulnerability allows third-parties to overwrite the key used to establish a link between two devices
11 Sep 2020
Millions of WordPress sites targeted by File Manager zero-day
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Millions of WordPress sites targeted by File Manager zero-day

A dramatic surge in attacks saw one million sites targeted on 4 September alone
7 Sep 2020
Facebook unveils new vulnerability disclosure policy
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Facebook unveils new vulnerability disclosure policy

The company will publish all flaws it discovers within 21 days, if third-party developers don’t respond to communication
4 Sep 2020
Top 3 cyber attacks to watch out for in 2020
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Top 3 cyber attacks to watch out for in 2020

Discover prevalent threats and how to combat them
3 Sep 2020
Cisco warns of memory exploitation in router software
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Cisco warns of memory exploitation in router software

Attempts to exploit the vulnerability in the wild were first detected last week
1 Sep 2020
Safari vulnerability disclosed after Apple pushes fix to Spring 2021
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Safari vulnerability disclosed after Apple pushes fix to Spring 2021

The Web Share API flaw can be exploited to attach system files, including web browsing history
25 Aug 2020
Alexa flaws may have let hackers steal voice history
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Alexa flaws may have let hackers steal voice history

Certain Amazon and Alexa subdomains were vulnerable to cross-origin resource sharing and cross-site scripting attacks
17 Aug 2020
Qualcomm chip flaws put 'millions' of Android devices at risk
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Qualcomm chip flaws put 'millions' of Android devices at risk

Vulnerabilities leave device owners open to data theft and malware that can become unremovable
10 Aug 2020
Why vulnerability management is crucial right now
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Why vulnerability management is crucial right now

Proactive, watertight security is essential in the age of remote working and digital transformation
7 Aug 2020