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TRITON malware is discovered after an attack on a safety monitoring system accidentally triggered the shutdown of an industrial process at an undisclosed organization.
Bluetooth vulnerabilities let attackers control devices running Linux or any OS derived from it, putting much of the Internet of Things at risk, including popular consumer products.
Attack will serve as a blueprint for future attacks on other industrial systems.
In 2017, Kaspersky Labrsquo;s web antivirus detected 15 714 700 unique malicious objects (scripts, exploits, executable files, etc.) and 199 455 606 unique URLs were recognized as malicious by web antivirus components. Kaspersky Lab solutions detected and repelled 1 188 728 338 malicious attacks launched from online resources located in 206 countries all over the world.
New research shows how an old vulnerability called ROBOT can be exploited using an adaptive chosen-ciphertext attack to reveal the plaintext for a given TLS session.
By Jesse St. Laurent, HPE Chief Technologist, Hyperconverged & SimpliVity Ransomware is a dominant threat to businesses everywhere that is not going away anytime soon.
It’s a reality IT teams acknowledge, but are not always prepared for. Of cour...
Quarterly Internet Security Report shows unrelenting growth of new attack techniques and malware 13 December 2017 – WatchGuard’s latest quarterly Internet Security Report, which explores the computer and network security threats affecting s...
Two-decade-old hole lets hackers unlock encrypted data A 19-year-old vulnerability in the TLS network security protocol has been found in the software of at least eight IT vendors and open-source projects – and the bug could allow an attacker to decryp...
Sites vulnerable to newly revived ROBOT exploit included Facebook and PayPal.
On December 12, 2017, a research paper with the title Return of Bleichenbacher's Oracle Threat was made publicly available.

This paper describes how some Transport Layer Security (TLS) stacks are vulnerable to variations of the classic Bleichenbac...
TLS implementations may disclose side channel information via discrepancies between valid and invalid PKCS#1 padding,and may therefore be vulnerable to Bleichenbacher-style attacks..

This attack is known as aROBOT attackquot;.
Corporate leaders know little about common security threats like ransomware and phishing, driving their risk for attack.