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Google has fixed five vulnerabilities in its Chrome browser and also has activated a feature that will block malicious file downloads automatically. The change is a major security upgrade for Chrome and will help prevent users from unwittingly downloading harmful files, an attack vector that attackers count on for the success of drive-by downloads and other attacks.

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Researchers have discovered two serious vulnerabilities in industrial Ethernet switches manufactured by Siemens that could enable attackers to perform unauthorized actions on the switches without authentication. One of the bugs allows attackers to hijack Web sessions and the other enables them to perform admin tasks on the switches. The vulnerabilities were discovered by researchers at[…]

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The ICS-CERT is warning users about a reflected cross-site scripting vulnerability in a control interface for a wind-farm control portal manufactured by Nordex. The bug is remotely exploitable and could enable an attacker to run code on a vulnerable machine. The Nordex NC2 is a control portal for a series of wind turbines manufactured by[…]

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