Tag Archives: Microsoft

GitHub restored youtube-dl library after EFF intervention

GitHub restored youtube-dl library

Today, after a series of the biggest scandals, in which got involved the IT community, GitHub has restored the library of the youtube-dl open source project. Let me remind you that this story began last month, when copyright holders from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) insisted on the …

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New SMBleed Problem threatens SMB protocol

SMBleed threatens SMB protocol

Earlier this week, as part of June’s “Update Tuesday,” Microsoft fixed the new vulnerability CVE-2020-1206 in its products. A bug that threatened the SMB protocol received the name SMBleed. It allows an attacker remotely and without authentication leak data from kernel memory. ZecOps specialists discovered the vulnerability, and they say …

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