Tags zero-days

Microsoft patches two zero-days exploited by FruityArmor, SandCat hacking groups

by Jeff Stone • 5 days ago

Both bugs are known as elevation of privilege vulnerabilities, and could allow outsiders to manipulate Windows machines into authorizing an action that should not be allowed.

Apple patches FaceTime flaw and two exploited zero-days in new security update

by Jeff Stone • 1 month ago

The security patch squashes the widely-publicized FaceTime bug that allowed attackers to spy on others via audio and video.

How sloppy OPSEC gave researchers an inside look at the exploit industry

by Greg Otto • 2 months ago

New information from Lookout has given the public unique insights into how nation-states buy and develop surveillance exploits.

Tesla's Model 3 is a big target at the next Pwn2Own

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 2 months ago

The hacker competition added an automotive category for its upcoming event in Vancouver, with the full blessing of the car company. One winning researcher will be able to claim the car itself.

Zerodium offers $2 million for iOS zero-days

by Jeff Stone • 2 months ago

Such price increases are in part a reflection of tighter security in popular technology.

Report: Adobe zero-day exploit similar to HackingTeam tool

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 3 months ago

Adobe has issued an out-of-bound patch for the bug, which allows for an attacker to execute malicious code on a victims' system.

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