Microsoft rightly predicted that systems vulnerable to CVE-2020-0688, could be an attractive target for attackers and that this vulnerability could soon be included in upcoming attacks. Standing true to that, attackers have now started scanning the Internet for Microsoft Exchange Servers vulnerable to a Remote Code Execution flaw(CVE-2020-0688). This vulnerability received a patch during the […]

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Microsoft has released February Patch Tuesday security updates, addressing total 101 vulnerabilities in the family of Windows operating systems and related products. Out of these, 13 are classified as Critical and 88 as Important which includes Office Services and Web Apps, Internet Explorer, Edge, Microsoft Exchange Server, Malicious Software Removal Tool, and Surface Hub. The […]

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Researchers have discovered a critical remote code execution bug in OpenSMTPD email server. This flaw in OpenSMTPD, OpenBSD‘s mail server, is known to be exploitable since May 2018.  The vulnerability, tracked as CVE-2020-7247, is exploitable both locally and remotely. OpenSMTPD is a Unix daemon which implements the Simple Mail Transfer Protocol to deliver messages on […]

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Microsoft has released an emergency advisory for an unpatched zero-day vulnerability in Internet Explorer. Microsoft is also aware of limited targeted attacks in the wild. This vulnerability was discovered by Clement Lecigne of Google’s Threat Analysis Group. The fix for this zero-day would be released as a part of the next Patch Tuesday updates. And […]

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The release of Microsoft Patch Tuesday updates for January 2020 brought to light a critical vulnerability in Microsoft Windows CryptoAPI. Reported by National Security Agency, the national level intelligence agency of USA, CVE-2020-0601 is a spoofing vulnerability in Windows systems, the exploitation of which could have widespread consequences. Microsoft explains that this spoofing vulnerability in […]

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Artificial intelligence and computer vision fall in the category of top 10 buzzwords of modern day computing. An opensource platform helping industries build a new era of real-time visual processing is OpenCV, a library of programming functions with over 2500 optimized computer vision and machine learning algorithms. Two< critical vulnerabilities were discovered in OpenCV libraries […]

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