Google warns security researchers that North Korean hackers are pretending to be their buddies, sensitive information connected to Coronavirus testing is available for sale in the Netherlands, and is a Peeping Tom at your home security provider spying … Continue reading Smashing Security podcast #212: Dutch leaks, Peeping Toms, and researchers under fire
Apple is encouraging owners of iPhones and iPads to update their devices to the latest version of iOS and iPadOS in order to protect against serious vulnerabilities that could have already been actively exploited by malicious hackers. Continue reading Update your iPhone now to protect against vulnerabilities that hackers may have actively exploited
Threat experts at Google say that they have identified an ongoing hacking campaign that has targeted computer security experts, specifically those researching the very type of software vulnerabilities exploited by cybercriminals.
Apple says. “Additional details available soon”, which you can translate as “this one took us by surprise”. So patch now! Continue reading Apple critical patches fix in-the-wild iPhone exploits – update now!
Apple has release a new batch of security updates and has fixed three iOS zero-days that “may have been actively exploited” by attackers. The three zero-days Two of the zero-day vulnerabilities (CVE-2021-1870 and CVE-2021-1871) are logic is… Continue reading Apple fixes three actively exploited iOS zero-days
How is the reward amount determined on different bug bounty platforms like Bugcrowd, HackerOne or Synack?
As a bug bounty program owner I can maybe define some rules for the rewards. What are the common, established rules and how do the di… Continue reading What are criteria and rules to determine bug bounty amounts? [closed]
A vulnerability (CVE-2021-3156) in sudo, a powerful and near-ubiquitous open-source utility used on major Linux and Unix-like operating systems, could allow any unprivileged local user to gain root privileges on a vulnerable host (without authenticatio… Continue reading Sudo vulnerability allows attackers to gain root privileges on Linux systems (CVE-2021-3156)
The vulnerability which has now been fixed by TikTok existed in its “Find Friends.”
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A Canalys forecast predicts cybersecurity investments will increase 10% worldwide in the best-case scenario in 2021. Information security will remain a high priority this year, as the range of threats broadens and new vulnerabilities emerge, while the … Continue reading Cybersecurity investments will increase up to 10% in 2021
Have you ever wondered how technology hardening guidelines are developed? Some are determined by a particular vendor or driven by a bottom-line perspective. But that’s not the case with CIS Benchmarks. They’re developed by the Center for Internet Secur… Continue reading How secure configurations meet consensus