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.
Browsing Tag: vulnerabilities
WordPress’ latest version, 4.4.2, fixes a handful of bugs and vulnerabilities in the content management system.
Metasploit creator HD Moore announced he’s leaving Rapid7 at the end of the month for a new venture capital opportunity.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a new set of draft guidelines on Friday in hopes medical device manufacturers address cybersecurity risks in their products.
A Silverlight vulnerability patched yesterday by Microsoft could be tied to a Russian hacker who tried to sell a similar zero day to the Hacking Team.
A number of issues exist in the content management system Drupal that could lead to code execution and the theft of database credentials via a man-in-the-middle attack, a researcher warns.
Crypto and security experts digging into the Juniper backdoor have determined that attackers have subverted an alleged NSA backdoor in the Dual_EC_DRBG algorithm used in NetScreen firewalls.
Oracle will be required to provide users with a mechanism to uninstall older and vulnerable versions of Java, following a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission.
Automation and energy management company Schneider Electric patched a vulnerability in one of its product lines this week that left a handful of programmable automation controllers at risk of being hacked.
The Department of Education was told this week that its failed to heed repeated warnings that its systems contain multiple weaknesses.