Image Credit: Cybellum A 15-year-old Microsoft Windows Zero-Day vulnerability, dubbed as DoubleAgent, has been discovered. It could allow anyone to take full control of the system. It is a new code injection technique that works on all the versions of Microsoft Windows Operating Systems, even on the latest release of Windows 10. It can exploit […]

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Microsoft March 2017 Patch Tuesday brings 18 Security bulletins addressing 139 security vulnerabilities in addition to 7 vulnerabilities for Adobe Flash Player. Nine bulletins are rated as Critical, nine are rated as Important. The Nine Critical bulletins are as follows: MS17-006 for Internet Explorer browser covers 12 CVE’s MS17-007 for Microsoft Edge covers 32 CVE’s MS17-008 […]

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Adobe has released a critical security patch for Adobe Flash Player. The patch addresses seven (7) flaws including multiple code execution vulnerabilities. These flaws allow attackers to take complete control of the systems. The Linux and Mac operating systems are affected apart from Windows. Here are the details of the 7 vulnerabilities patched in APSB17-07 update: A […]

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A new zero-day exploit exists in the wild for Windows SMB. Security researcher Gaffie discovered this vulnerability three months ago. Since Microsoft failed to patch it in the past three months, he released it. This vulnerability is specifically a null pointer dereference error in SMB (server message block) which allows a remote, unauthenticated attacker to cause […]

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Linux distributions are one of the most popular and commonly used operating systems. All Linux distributions including Debian, Ubuntu, Fedora, Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), and SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) suffer from a serious authentication bypass vulnerability which can allow anyone to bypass authentication and gain complete access to the system within just 70 seconds. This vulnerability is […]

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Oracle has released 276 security updates as part of the quarterly patch release cycle. The Oracle Critical Patch Update – July 2016 provides fixes for: Database Server, WebLogic, Application Express, E-Business Suite, Java SE, MySQL Server, PeopleSoft Enterprise, Retail Applications Suite, Fusion Applications, Hyperion, Enterprise Manager Grid Control, Supply Chain Products Suite, JD Edwards Products, Siebel CRM Executive, Communications Applications, Financial Services […]

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