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"Paid early access" experiment starts strong, but economics ruin the potential.
A vulnerability in the UpgradeManager of the Cisco Prime Collaboration Provisioning Tool could allow an authenticated, remote attacker to write arbitrary files as root on the system. The vulnerability is due to insufficient input ...
Company expels 20 advanced surveillance apps installed on ~100 devices.
Scientists work out the cellular assembly for seeding a whole new organ.
Microsoft Security Risk Detection leverages artificial intelligence to root out bugs in software before it's released.
Citing “certificate misissuance,” Google to expire all certs from offenders by September.
A vulnerability in the web interface of the Cisco Web Security Appliance (WSA) could allow an authenticated, remote attacker to perform command injection and elevate privileges to root.

The attacker must authenticate with valid adm...
Wanting a more full-featured documentation tool for large JavaScript projects, Mozilla has unveiled Sphinx-js, a plug-in that pulls JSDoc-formatted JavaScript documentation into the Sphinx documentation tool used in the Python world.  Sphinx-js consumes documents and tags from the JSDoc markup language used to document JavaScript APIs and libraries.
Sphinx-js delegates the parsing to JSDoc itself.

The Sphinx tool, meanwhile, is used to initialize a docs folder in the root folder of your project, whereupon the plug-in is activated and you document your code using the reStructuredText plain text markup syntax and parser system.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here
The malware relies on old vulnerabilities to root devices.
The malware relies on old vulnerabilities to root devices.
Being a malware researcher means you are always busy with the struggle against mountains of malware and cyberattacks around the world. Over the past decade, the number of daily new malware findings raised up to unimaginable heights: with hundreds of thousands of malware samples per day!
It's not a bug, it's a feature...? To obtain root privileges on a Linux distribution that utilizes systemd for initialization, start with an invalid user name in the systemd.unit file.…