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A vulnerability in the Android (CVE-2017-13156) mobile OS could result in tampering with applications’ code without altering their signature. [Read More]
Microsoft used the same certificate for all instances of its Dynamics 365 ERP product and it took more than 100 days to take action, but the company claims the issue posed little risk [Read More]
Synaptics touchpad driver present on hundreds of HP laptops includes keylogging functionality. Patches available for a majority of affected devices [Read More]
Rockwell Automation patches high severity DoS vulnerability in FactoryTalk Alarms and Events (FTAE) product [Read More]
OpenSSL 1.0.2n patches two vulnerabilities discovered by a Google researcher using the OSS-Fuzz fuzzing service [Read More]
Iranian cyber espionage group tracked as OilRig and APT34 has been exploiting the recently patched Equation Editor vulnerability in Office to deliver malware [Read More]
Researchers devise new method, dubbed Process Doppelgänging, that can be leveraged by malware to evade security solutions [Read More]
Apple this week released security updates for macOS, watchOS, and tvOS, as well as updated versions of the Safari browser and the iTunes for Windows application. [Read More]
Many industrial products from Siemens are vulnerable to remote DoS attacks. Hundreds of potentially affected devices connected to the Internet [Read More]
Researchers show how hackers can stealthily exfiltrate data from air-gapped industrial networks by manipulating the RF signals emitted by a PLC [Read More]

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Torsten George's picture
We need to consider whether traditional approaches to vulnerability management are still viable and if just upgrading existing methods or tools is sufficient.
Jalal Bouhdada's picture
Vendors, practitioners and security experts must all work closely together to combat the well-funded actors who pose a threat to medical devices.
Jim Ivers's picture
Why are even the most security-conscious organizations being compromised, and what does it mean for everyone else?
David Holmes's picture
DUHK and ROCA are both implementation-specific vulnerabilities concerning one of my favorite topics, random number generators.
Torsten George's picture
The end user community is at the mercy of security researchers to act responsibly in order to limit the potential for their findings to be used for malicious purposes.
Alastair Paterson's picture
With greater awareness about POS system attacks, operations against third-party suppliers, and the vulnerabilities of public or semi-public Wi-Fi networks, companies can do a lot to mitigate risk and ensure safer journeys for travelers.
Jennifer Blatnik's picture
One of the crucial benefits of blockchain is its distributed capabilities, which mean there isn’t one centralized target to hack.
Jim Ivers's picture
Given the observation that consumers still seem oblivious to the risks and the lack of awareness about basic security hygiene, the education push will fall short.
David Holmes's picture
Security researchers found 26 vulnerabilities within ISP network devices that would have given them remote admin access to the majority of home networks in the United States.
David Holmes's picture
A manufacturer of a meter may have a different threat model involving the physical aspects of the device itself: device memory, firmware interface, ecosystem communications.