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US Cyber Command, CISA warn of hackers exploiting critical VMware flaw

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 months ago

The move to the cloud has only increased the value of flaws in code built by VMware and other vendors.

Widespread ‘Zip Slip’ vulnerability affects AWS, HP tools, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 years ago

A new widespread vulnerability that lets an attacker execute remote code affects Web development tools offered by Amazon Web Services, HP, and other companies, according to secure-coding startup Snyk.

Firefox vulnerability allowing for arbitrary code execution is fixed

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 4 years ago

The bug presented possible attackers with an incredibly potent phishing tool for common attacks like ransomware.