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Cisco Patches Critical IOx Vulnerability

Cisco Systems patched a critical vulnerability that could give an attacker root privileges to software running on two of its IoT router models.

Vastly improve your IT security in 2 easy steps

It’s a rough number, but I’d wager that 99 percent of computer security risk in most organizations can be attributed to two root causes:...

Abandoned calls clog 911 in Dallas and may have led to...

Enlarge (credit: Mike Mozart) Update on Friday, March 17: After this article published, the City of Dallas and T-Mobile said that the problem was...

VU#214283: Commvault Edge contains a buffer overflow vulnerability

Vulnerability Note VU#214283 Commvault Edge contains a buffer overflow vulnerability Original Release date: 16 Mar 2017 | Last revised: 16 Mar 2017

VU#305448: D-Link DIR-850L web admin interface contains a stack-based buffer overflow...

Vulnerability Note VU#305448 D-Link DIR-850L web admin interface contains a stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability Original Release date: 08 Mar 2017 | Last revised: 08...

VU#355151: ACTi cameras models from the D, B, I, and E...

Vulnerability Note VU#355151 ACTi cameras models from the D, B, I, and E series contain multiple security vulnerabilities Original Release date: 07 Mar 2017...

4 strategies to root out your security risks

You’ll never reduce your security risk if you can’t identify and mitigate the root causes of those vulnerabilities. It isn’t enough to have a...

ESET software allows Mac remote code execution attacks

The flaw can be exploited to push root code execution through MiTM attacks.

Amazon cloud sputters for hours, and a boatload of websites go...

Enlarge (credit: Amazon) When the Amazon infrastructure-as-a-service cloud goes down, Internet users are going to notice. Amazon Web Services, which powers a whole bunch of...

ESET antivirus opens Macs to remote execution as root

XML parser dates from 2007, and cert check doesn't work Bored hacker looking for fun? We couldn't possibly suggest you attack the latest vulnerability...

ESET antivirus cracks opens Apple Macs to remote root execution via...

Get patching – fix available now Bored hacker looking for fun? We couldn't possibly suggest you attack the latest vulnerability in ESET's antivirus software,...

Linux kernel gets patch for 11-year-old local-root-hole security bug

DCCP code cockup lay unnoticed since 2005 Eleven years ago or thereabouts, the Linux kernel got support for the Datagram Congestion Control Protocol –...