Microsoft fixed 99 vulnerabilities in its products, including 0-day in Internet Explorer

The February “update Tuesday” became the largest for Microsoft in a long time: almost 100 different bugs were fixed within its framework, including the...

Due to a bug, Windows 7 users stopped turning off and restarting computers

Support for Windows 7 officially ended in mid-January, and problems continue to appear. Let me remind you that in January, after the release of update...

Critical Bluetooth bug in Android does not require user interaction

This week, Google developers released a February update for Android. Among them is a fix for a critical vulnerability in the Bluetooth component of the OS. According to...

Wacom graphics tablets spy on their owners

Developer Robert Heaton discovered that Wacom graphics tablets monitor which applications users open and close on their computers. On a blog, he published the results of...

Bitbucket was used to distribute malware, which was downloaded over 500,000 times

Cybereason found that hackers used the Bitbucket service to host the malware. Researchers have found seven species of malware involved in the campaign that is still active....

Critical Vulnerabilities in Cisco Discovery Protocol Threaten Millions of Devices

Armis specialists immediately discovered five serious vulnerabilities in the proprietary Cisco Discovery Protocol (CDP). The bugs are collectively called CDPwn . CDP has been in use since the 1990s and...

EmoCheck utility will detect Emotet infection

The Bleeping Computer publication noted that the developers of the Japanese CERT have created a special tool that will allow Windows users to detect infection by the Emotet...

Attackers used the Twitter API to map phones to usernames

Twitter reported an unpleasant incident: third parties abused its official API to match the phone numbers of users with their Twitter names. The company's specialists became aware...

Over 200,000 WordPress sites are at risk due to code snippets vulnerability

Wordfence experts found a dangerous CSRF vulnerability ( CVE-2020-8417 ) as part of the popular Code Snippets plugin designed for WordPress. Essentially, a bug allows an attacker to take...

Vulnerability in OpenSMTPD Could Allow Remote Code Execution with Root Rights

Qualys analysts found the critical vulnerability CVE-2020-7247 in the OpenSMTPD mail server. Exploiting this bug allows you to execute arbitrary shell commands with root privileges on the...

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