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  • Why you need to know about Penetration Testing and Compliance Audits?
    by (Wang Wei) on November 15, 2018 at 4:41 pm

    We live in an age where data flows like water, becoming the new life source of our everyday ventures. As such, you can just imagine what all of that entails and the weight that data receive, especially when it comes to a decision making on how to handle this fairly new and arguably invaluable resource. Of course, we are well aware from a very young age that our water needs to be pure, filtered […]

  • 7 New Meltdown and Spectre-type CPU Flaws Affect Intel, AMD, ARM CPUs
    by (Swati Khandelwal) on November 15, 2018 at 3:31 pm

    Disclosed earlier this year, potentially dangerous Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities that affected a large family of modern processors proven that speculative execution attacks can be exploited in a trivial way to access highly sensitive information. Since then, several more variants of speculative execution attacks have been discovered, including Spectre-NG, SpectreRSB, Spectre 1.1, […]

  • Popular AMP Plugin for WordPress Patches Critical Flaw – Update Now
    by (Mohit Kumar) on November 15, 2018 at 3:27 pm

    A security researcher has disclosed details of a critical vulnerability in one of the popular and widely active plugins for WordPress that could allow a low-privileged attacker to inject malicious code on AMP pages of the targeted website. The vulnerable WordPress plugin in question is "AMP for WP – Accelerated Mobile Pages" that lets websites automatically generate valid accelerated mob […]

  • 0-Days Found in iPhone X, Samsung Galaxy S9, Xiaomi Mi6 Phones
    by (Swati Khandelwal) on November 15, 2018 at 11:36 am

    At Pwn2Own 2018 mobile hacking competition held in Tokyo on November 13-14, white hat hackers once again demonstrated that even the fully patched smartphones running the latest version of software from popular smartphone manufacturers can be hacked. Three major flagship smartphones—iPhone X, Samsung Galaxy S9, and Xiaomi Mi6—were among the devices that successfully got hacked at the annua […]

  • 63 New Flaws (Including 0-Days) Windows Users Need to Patch Now
    by (Swati Khandelwal) on November 14, 2018 at 9:55 am

    It's Patch Tuesday once again…time for another round of security updates for the Windows operating system and other Microsoft products. This month Windows users and system administrators need to immediately take care of a total of 63 security vulnerabilities, of which 12 are rated critical, 49 important and one moderate and one low in severity. <!-- adsense --> Two of the vulnerabilities […]

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