Mike Mimoso and Chris Brook discuss the news of the week including internet-connected teddy bears, the latest on the Going Dark debate, and whether or not there’s a backdoor in Socat. They also preview next week’s Security Analyst Summit in Tenerife, Spain.
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A massive string of WordPress compromises are redirecting victims to the Nuclear Exploit Kit and Teslacrypt ransomware.
Google again has enhanced its Safe Browsing service with protection against deceptive embedded content.
Security vendor Comodo has been caught in an embarrassing gaffe. The Chromodo browser installed by default with Comodo Internet Security disables the same-origin policy.
WordPress’ latest version, 4.4.2, fixes a handful of bugs and vulnerabilities in the content management system.
Researchers are warning that visitors to eBay.com could be tricked into opening a page on the site that could expose them to phishing attacks and data theft.
Socat published a security advisory warning users that a hard-coded 1024 Diffie-Hellman prime number was not prime, and that an attacker could listen and recover secrets from a key exchange.
Mike Mimoso and Chris Brook discuss the news of the week, including the latest on the BlackEnergy APT Group, Amazon getting into the SSL certificate game, and government agencies being told to audit their systems for the Juniper backdoor.
Oracle has finally announced its intent to nail the coffin shut on its Java browser plugin.
The OpenSSL project team today patched two vulnerabilities in the crypto library, one of which is rated high severity.