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Microsoft: All Windows versions Vulnerable to FREAK Vulnerability

Microsoft: All Windows versions Vulnerable to FREAK Vulnerability

March 06, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Recently discovered FREAK  vulnerability that apparently went undetected for more than a decade is reportedly affecting all supported v...
Bypassing Windows Security by modifying 1 Bit Only

Bypassing Windows Security by modifying 1 Bit Only

February 13, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Among several vulnerabilities, Microsoft on Tuesday patched a critical vulnerability that could be exploited by hackers to bypass secur...
Critical Git Client vulnerability Allows Malicious Remote Code Execution

Critical Git Client vulnerability Allows Malicious Remote Code Execution

December 19, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Developers running the open source Git code-repository software and tools, like GitHub, on Mac OS X and Windows computers are highly bei...
Microsoft Patches 3 Zero-day Vulnerabilities actively being Exploited in the Wild

Microsoft Patches 3 Zero-day Vulnerabilities actively being Exploited in the Wild

October 15, 2014Swati Khandelwal
As part of monthly patch update, Microsoft released eight security bulletins on Tuesday that address dozens of vulnerabilities including...
Prison Locker Ransomware, an upcoming malware threat in 2014

Prison Locker Ransomware, an upcoming malware threat in 2014

January 04, 2014Anonymous
Ransomware is one of the most blatant and obvious criminal's money making schemes out there. Ransomware malware was mostly known by the...
Hack Windows 8.1 to earn $100,000 bounty from Microsoft

Hack Windows 8.1 to earn $100,000 bounty from Microsoft

June 25, 2013Mohit Kumar
If you don’t know yet, Microsoft is offerings up to $100,000 in exchange for finding vulnerabilities and exploits in the upcoming Windo...
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