Posts Tagged ‘Software’

BSOD after Windows patch Tuesday

Microsoft alerted about an issue in the security update detected after installing KB2823324, the bulletin MS13-036 comes to fix several  vulnerabilities but after installing the patch some users were not able to normally boot the operating system. According to Microsoft blog post: “We are aware that some of our customers may be experiencing difficulties after [...]

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More Zero Days in SCADA Systems

Italian security researcher recently revealed details of several vulnerabilities in the system supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) from multiple vendors. Luigi Auriemma has released details and proof of concept code for 6 vulnerabilities affecting popular SCADA systems. Most of the vulnerabilities allow remote code execution, many of them are easy to use,” – says [...]

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Open-source All in one Security Solutions (Part 1)

Today we can find a different Linux distribution for protecting the network infrastructure. Most of them are based on the opensource software and provide a solid protection against viruses, network attacks and even spam filtering. But selecting perfect solution can take more time than to implement it. so this post comes to provide a clear [...]

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London Stock Exchange Suffered a System Failure Again

On Thursday at 9:32 London Stock Exchange (LSE) one of the largest stock exchanges in the world has experienced a failure for more than three hours. This failure has resulted a lost of more than 5 percentage points to 62.85 percent of FTSE 100 stocks. The problem gave investors a negative impression of the current [...]

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McAfee AV Patch Leaves Some Computers Unbootable

Oopsy-daisy! According to complaints on McAfee’s message board, a mandatory service pack for the company’s antivirus VSE 8.7 software has left some machines unbootable. The update, which was issued on May 27 and later pulled on June 2, was intended to squash minor security bugs, but also inadvertently flagged some Windows system files as malware. [...]

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Visitors from Bing.com

Yesterday while I was looking at the Blog state I have noticed that some visitors were coming from a certain site called Bing.com. I started to search about it, after some search using Google I found some adds on the net talking about the new Microsoft search engine Bing. The name seemed to me nice [...]

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