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IS Research: Small Business Does Not Update Critical Software

Small business does not update software

Alert Logic has published a report on cyber risks in the field of small and medium-sized businesses. According to analysts, the key problem of small organizations is weak encryption and the use of outdated versions of software – users do not update the software. The study is based on the …

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Valve fixed two 0-day vulnerabilities on Steam

Valve fixed Steam vulnerabilities

Valve fixed two 0-day vulnerabilities in the Steam game client and regretted not listening to information security experts. In early August, information security specialist Vasily Kravets published information about a vulnerability that allowed local privilege escalation in the Steam client, after which any user can execute commands on behalf of …

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Neutrino Botnet Seizes Web Shells of Other Hackers

Neutrino Botnet Seizes Web Shells

Positive Technologies experts said that Neutrino’s operators changed their tactics and for more than a year Neutrino botnet seizes web shells of other hackers and infecting not ordinary users, but servers. Analysts write that the next round of development of the malware began in 2018. If earlier this malware was …

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Lightning cable for hacking a computer on macOS is on sale

Lightning cable for hacking a computer on macOS is on sale

This year’s Def Con conference showed a Lightning cable for the iPhone, with which an attacker could gain remote access to a computer. Now this cable can be purchased for $200. This device looks and works like Apple’s standard USB cable, however there is one small nuance that allows an …

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The patch for vulnerability in LibreOffice was ineffective

The patch for vulnerability in LibreOffice was ineffective

Cure53 company specialist Alex Inführ warned that the patch for the recently fixed vulnerability in LibreOffice can be bypassed. Worse, this is not an easy problem: to exploit the bug, the victim only needs to open a malicious document in LibreOffice, which may lead to the execution of the code. …

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