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VMware patch bulletin warns: “This needs your immediate attention.”

13 hours 50 min ago
"It is a matter of time before working exploits are available," warns VMware.

iOS 15 includes Face ID fix for security bypass using fake heads

Tue, 09/21/2021 - 11:19
Fake heads! (Cue dystopian scifi music.)

“Back to basics” as courier scammers skip fake fees and missed deliveries

Mon, 09/20/2021 - 10:09
"Stop. Think. Connect." Say those words aloud - and please pronounce the pauses prescribed by the periods!

OMIGOD, an exploitable hole in Microsoft open source code!

Thu, 09/16/2021 - 10:55
Got Linux? Here's a bug you weren't expecting, in software you might not even know you have.

S3 Ep50: Two 0-days plus another 0-day plus a fast food bug [Podcast]

Wed, 09/15/2021 - 10:31
Bugs! So many bugs! Latest episode - listen now...

Apple products vulnerable to FORCEDENTRY zero-day attack – patch now!

Mon, 09/13/2021 - 19:45
Double trouble: two zero-days, patched in the same emergency update. So please don't delay - patch today!

Serious Security: How to make sure you don’t miss bug reports!

Mon, 09/13/2021 - 11:59
Hey, let's create a text file that lists our security contacts! We'll call it... security DOT txt.

S3 Ep49: Poison PACs, pointless alarms and phunky bugs [Podcast]

Thu, 09/09/2021 - 11:46
Latest episode - listen now!

Windows zero-day MSHTML attack – how not to get booby trapped!

Wed, 09/08/2021 - 11:40
Zero-day bug in MSHTML, the "mini-Internet Explorer" component of Windows, triggered by booby trapped Office files.

Poisoned proxy PACs! The NPM package with a network-wide security hole…

Mon, 09/06/2021 - 10:28
3,000,000 downloads a week... if only they'd read the fastitidous manual!

Pwned! The home security system that can be hacked with your email address

Thu, 09/02/2021 - 11:57
The alarm system that can be turned off with your email address.

Skimming the CREAM – recursive withdrawals loot $13M in cryptocash

Tue, 08/31/2021 - 11:57
Recursion [noun]: see recursion.

Big bad decryption bug in OpenSSL – but no cause for alarm

Thu, 08/26/2021 - 20:03
The buggy code's in there, alright. Fortunately, it's hard to get OpenSSL to use it even if you want to, which mitigates the risk.

How a gaming mouse can get you Windows superpowers!

Tue, 08/24/2021 - 11:58
When a helpful feature (that you probably didn't need) turns into an exploitable vulnerability...

What’s *THAT* on my 3D printer? Cloud bug lets anyone print to everyone

Mon, 08/23/2021 - 11:59
That's funny. I could have sworn I didn't run a print job yesterday... but will you look at that?

Japanese cryptocoin exchange robbed of $100,000,000

Fri, 08/20/2021 - 11:01
Another week, another cryptocurrency catastrophe. This time, it's "only" $100 million's worth...

S3 Ep46: Copyright scams, video snooping and Grand Theft Crypto [Podcast]

Thu, 08/19/2021 - 06:55
Lastest episode - listen, laugh and learn! This week, Chester Wisniewski joins us on the show.

Video surveillance network hacked by researchers to hijack footage

Tue, 08/17/2021 - 11:48
Home automation. Internet of Things. Cloud management. And a security bug that could let other people watch you online...


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