Category Archives: Vulnerabilities

New release for OpenSSL to fix several security vulnerabilities

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Heartbleed OpenSSL security vulnerability is still not the last vulnerability we see for OpenSSL but we continue to find new and critical security issues in OpenSSL library. New security advisory have been published that include several high severity vulnerabilities that

Firefox 36.0.1 Released

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New security update have been released by Mozilla Firefox 36.0.1, the list of patches include fix for nine security vulnerabilities. While users may apply the security update automatically from the browser update. Updates will fix the following: 36.0.1 – Disable

Vulnerability Update, February 17, 2015

The Vulnerability Update from Secunia Total number of new vulnerabilities in the Top 20* over the 3 month period: 1,357 Vendor with most vulnerable products in the 3 month period: IBM Product with the most vulnerabilities: X.Org XServer And 2015

Adobe critical zero day vulnerability to patch

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Adobe has released over this week security updates to fix critical vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash. The patches are going to address 18 vulnerabilities 15 of them allows remote code execution. CVE 2015-0313 is actively used by attackers to compromise systems

GHOST a 14 year old vulnerability in Linux

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New vulnerability have been discovered by Qualys security researchers called GHOST that affect Linux based systems in the  glibc-2.2 (GNU C Library) since 2000. Ghost allow attacker to control a system without having any credentials. The vulnerability may exist on

RPEF- Tool to generate routers firmware with backdoor

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Network devices and routers are the best target for several reasons such as  they include a firmware that can be shipped with backdoor and there is no antivirus to detect/identify malicious code on the firmware. This makes with each router

Microsoft released 7 patches for December

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Over this week Microsoft have released their monthly windows update that fix several security vulnerabilities. 7 patches that address security issues in Internet explorer, Windows operating system , Microsoft office and Microsoft exchange server. among the updates we have 3