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Adobe Issues Patch for Actively Exploited Flash Player Zero-Day Exploit

Adobe Issues Patch for Actively Exploited Flash Player Zero-Day Exploit

June 07, 2018Mohit Kumar
If you have already uninstalled Flash player, well done! But if you haven't, here's another great reason for ditching it. Adobe...
Microsoft Releases Patches for 16 Critical Flaws, Including a Zero-Day

Microsoft Releases Patches for 16 Critical Flaws, Including a Zero-Day

January 09, 2018Mohit Kumar
If you think that only CPU updates that address this year's major security flaws— Meltdown and Spectre —are the only ones you are adv...
Zero-Day Remote 'Root' Exploit Disclosed In AT&T DirecTV WVB Devices

Zero-Day Remote 'Root' Exploit Disclosed In AT&T DirecTV WVB Devices

December 13, 2017Swati Khandelwal
Security researchers have publicly disclosed an unpatched zero-day vulnerability in the firmware of AT&T DirecTV WVB kit after trying...
Hackers Use New Flash Zero-Day Exploit to Distribute FinFisher Spyware

Hackers Use New Flash Zero-Day Exploit to Distribute FinFisher Spyware

October 16, 2017Mohit Kumar
FinSpy —the infamous surveillance malware is back and infecting high-profile targets using a new Adobe Flash zero-day exploit delivered t...
Microsoft Issues Patches For Severe Flaws, Including Office Zero-Day & DNS Attack

Microsoft Issues Patches For Severe Flaws, Including Office Zero-Day & DNS Attack

October 10, 2017Swati Khandelwal
As part of its "October Patch Tuesday," Microsoft has today released a large batch of security updates to patch a total of 62 ...
Immediately Patch Windows 0-Day Flaw That's Being Used to Spread Spyware

Immediately Patch Windows 0-Day Flaw That's Being Used to Spread Spyware

September 13, 2017Mohit Kumar
Get ready to install a fairly large batch of security patches onto your Windows computers. As part of its September Patch Tuesday , Mic...
Next Windows 10 Version May Have Built-in EMET Anti-Exploit Program

Next Windows 10 Version May Have Built-in EMET Anti-Exploit Program

June 20, 2017Mohit Kumar
It seems Microsoft is planning to build its EMET anti-exploit tool into the kernel of Windows 10 Creator Update (also known as RedStone 3...
Microsoft Releases Patches for 3 Remaining NSA Windows Exploits

Microsoft Releases Patches for 3 Remaining NSA Windows Exploits

June 13, 2017Mohit Kumar
Did you know… last month's widespread WannaCry ransomware attack forced Microsoft to release security updates against EternalBlue SM...
Shadow Brokers Launches 0-Day Exploit Subscriptions for $21,000 Per Month

Shadow Brokers Launches 0-Day Exploit Subscriptions for $21,000 Per Month

May 29, 2017Swati Khandelwal
As promised to release more zero-days exploits and hacking tools for various platforms starting from June 2017, the infamous hacking gr...
Protect Against WannaCry: Microsoft Issues Patch for Unsupported Windows (XP, Vista, 8,...)

Protect Against WannaCry: Microsoft Issues Patch for Unsupported Windows (XP, Vista, 8,...)

May 12, 2017Mohit Kumar
Update —  After reading this article, if you want to know, what has happened so far in past 4 days and how to protect your computers fro...
Microsoft Issues Patches for Another Four Zero-Day Vulnerabilities

Microsoft Issues Patches for Another Four Zero-Day Vulnerabilities

May 09, 2017Swati Khandelwal
As part of this month's Patch Tuesday, Microsoft has released security patches for a total of 55 vulnerabilities across its products...
Beware of an Unpatched Microsoft Word 0-Day Flaw being Exploited in the Wild

Beware of an Unpatched Microsoft Word 0-Day Flaw being Exploited in the Wild

April 09, 2017Swati Khandelwal
It's 2017, and opening a simple MS Word file could compromise your system. Security researchers are warning of a new in-the-wild at...
Google just discovered a dangerous Android Spyware that went undetected for 3 Years

Google just discovered a dangerous Android Spyware that went undetected for 3 Years

April 04, 2017Swati Khandelwal
An Android version of one of the most sophisticated mobile spyware has been discovered that remained undetected for at least three years ...
Wikileaks Reveals How CIA Was Hacking Your iPhones And MacBooks

Wikileaks Reveals How CIA Was Hacking Your iPhones And MacBooks

March 23, 2017Swati Khandelwal
As part of its " Vault 7 " series, Wikileaks — the popular whistle-blowing platform — has just released another batch of classi...
Unpatchable 'DoubleAgent' Attack Can Hijack All Windows Versions — Even Your Antivirus!

Unpatchable 'DoubleAgent' Attack Can Hijack All Windows Versions — Even Your Antivirus!

March 21, 2017Swati Khandelwal
A team of security researchers from Cybellum, an Israeli zero-day prevention firm, has discovered a new Windows vulnerability that could ...
Disable TELNET! Cisco finds 0-Day in CIA Dump affecting over 300 Network Switch Models

Disable TELNET! Cisco finds 0-Day in CIA Dump affecting over 300 Network Switch Models

March 19, 2017Swati Khandelwal
Cisco is warning of a new critical zero-day IOS / IOS XE vulnerability that affects more than 300 of its switch models. The company ide...