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How the CIA infects air-gapped networks

Sprawling “Brutal Kangarooldquo; spreads malware using booby-trapped USB drives.

5 weeks after Wcry outbreak, NSA-derived worm shuts down a Honda...

Automaker briefly stops making cars to contain worm that first struck in May.

The Folly of Vulnerability & Patch Management for ICS Networks

Yes, such efforts matter.

But depending on them can give a false sense of security.

Avaya Patches Remote Code Execution Flaw in Aura

Avaya released a patch last week for a remote code execution vulnerability in its Avaya Aura Application Enablement Services software.

WannaCry Exposed Gaping Risk Window between Identifying Vulnerability Risk and Fixing...

Flexerarsquo;s New Software Vulnerability Manager First to Shut Risk Windowhellip;for GoodMaidenhead, U.K. – June 20, 2017 – When WannaCry hit, the world learned that for two months a patch had been available that would have prevented the problem.

But its victims were those that hadnrsquo;t yet deployed this patch.

As many companies discovered the hard way, there is an unacceptable ‘risk windowrsquo; that persists between the discovery of a software vulnerability and when the patch... Source: RealWire

Georgia’s voting system is uniquely vulnerable to election-tampering hackers

Report uncovers a litany of lapses in voting system used state wide.

Risk of ‘Destructive Cyber Attacks’ Prompts Microsoft to Update XP Again

Citing an elevated risk for destructive attacks, Microsoft today included patches for vulnerabilities in Windows XP among its Patch Tuesday updates.

Adobe Fixes 21 Critical Vulnerabilities with June Patch Tuesday Update

Adobe fixed 21 vulnerabilities across four products - Flash, Shockwave Player, Captivate, and Adobe Digital Editions - on Tuesday.

Microsoft Patches 96 Security Vulnerabilties in June Patch Update

Microsoft patches critical SMB-related flaw that is being actively exploited and takes the unusual step of releasing security patches for the unsupported Windows XP operating system.

Linux server attack: Patch Samba or risk cryptocurrency mining malware

Criminals hit Linux servers to mine cryptocurrency at someone else's expense.

Dvmap: the first Android malware with code injection

In April 2017 we started observing new rooting malware being distributed through the Google Play Store. Unlike other rooting malware, this Trojan not only installs its modules into the system, it also injects malicious code into the system runtime libraries.

​Why you must patch the new Linux sudo security hole

Ironically, only the most secure Linux server setups are vulnerable to this newly discovered hole.