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Apple, Oracle, VMware products successfully hacked at Pwn2Own

by Joe Warminsky • 3 months ago

Thursday's slate of demonstrations includes more attacks against web browsers — this time, it's Mozilla Firefox and Microsoft Edge.

'Thunderclap' collection of hardware vulnerabilities affects Mac, Windows, Linux systems

by Jeff Stone • 4 months ago

Many modern computers are vulnerable to a number of security flaws that could exploit a machine’s Thunderbolt connection to its network cards, keyboard, computer charger or other peripheral devices.

Microsoft patches zero-day exploit against Internet Explorer

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 11 months ago

The vulnerability is exploited by visiting a malicious web page or opening a malicious Microsoft Word document rendered with Internet Explorer.

Industry braces for critical Intel security flaw impacting a decade's worth of chips

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 1 year ago

A critical security flaw in Intel processors will require an overhaul of operating system kernels after research found that decades worth of chips could be impacted by the vulnerability.

Leaked NSA tools were once again used in a global ransomware attack

by Chris Bing • 2 years ago

A tool leaked by The Shadow Brokers was found to be used in the 'BadRabbit' attack.

Critical Windows DNS vulnerability gives hackers the 'keys to the kingdom'

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 years ago

“In the majority of cases, the only requirement would be that an attacker is connected to the same network as their target."

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