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Flaw in Zoom Video Conferencing Software Lets Websites Hijack Mac Webcams

Flaw in Zoom Video Conferencing Software Lets Websites Hijack Mac Webcams
July 09, 2019Swati Khandelwal
If you use Zoom video conferencing software on your Mac computer—then beware—any website you're visiting in your web browser can turn...

F5 Networks Acquires NGINX For $670 Million

F5 Networks Acquires NGINX For $670 Million
March 12, 2019Wang Wei
One of the most important software companies NGINX , which is also behind the very popular open-source web server of the same name, is b...

Apache Tomcat Patches Important Security Vulnerabilities

Apache Tomcat Patches Important Security Vulnerabilities
July 24, 2018Mohit Kumar
The Apache Software Foundation (ASF) has released security updates to address several vulnerabilities in its Tomcat application server, on...

Apache Tomcat Patches Important Remote Code Execution Flaw

Apache Tomcat Patches Important Remote Code Execution Flaw
October 05, 2017Swati Khandelwal
The Apache Tomcat team has recently patched several security vulnerabilities in Apache Tomcat, one of which could allow an unauthorised a...

EtherParty Breach: Another Ethereum ICO Gets Hacked

EtherParty Breach: Another Ethereum ICO Gets Hacked
October 03, 2017Unknown
Etherparty announced Sunday that its ICO (Initial Coin Offering) website selling tokens for a blockchain-based smart contract tool was ha...

Critical Flaw in Apache Struts2 Lets Hackers Take Over Web Servers

Critical Flaw in Apache Struts2 Lets Hackers Take Over Web Servers
September 05, 2017Swati Khandelwal
Security researchers have discovered a critical remote code execution vulnerability in the popular Apache Struts web application framewo...

US Defense Contractor left Sensitive Files on Amazon Server Without Password

US Defense Contractor left Sensitive Files on Amazon Server Without Password
May 31, 2017Swati Khandelwal
Sensitive files linked to the United States intelligence agency were reportedly left on a public Amazon server by one of the nation's...

Anonymous Hacker took down over 10,000 Dark Web Sites; Leaked User Database

Anonymous Hacker took down over 10,000 Dark Web Sites; Leaked User Database
February 05, 2017Swati Khandelwal
Dark Web is right now going through a very rough time. Just two days ago, a hacker group affiliated with Anonymous broke into the serve...

CTB-Locker Ransomware Spreading Rapidly, Infects Thousands of Web Servers

CTB-Locker Ransomware Spreading Rapidly, Infects Thousands of Web Servers
February 27, 2016Unknown
In last few years, we saw an innumerable rise in ransomware threats ranging from Cryptowall to Locky ransomware discovered last week. ...

Mayhem — A New Malware Targets Linux and FreeBSD Web Servers

Mayhem — A New Malware Targets Linux and FreeBSD Web Servers
July 25, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Security researchers from Russian Internet giant Yandex have discovered a new piece of malware that is being used to target Linux and F...

Hacker demonstrated 'Remote Code Execution' vulnerability on EBay website

Hacker demonstrated 'Remote Code Execution' vulnerability on EBay website
December 13, 2013Mohit Kumar
A German Security researcher has demonstrated a critical  vulnerability on Ebay website, world's biggest eStore. According to David Vi...

Network Enabled Samsung TVs vulnerable to Denial of Service Attack

Network Enabled Samsung TVs vulnerable to Denial of Service Attack
July 23, 2013Mohit Kumar
A vulnerability in the latest firmware of the network-enabled Samsung TV models allows potential attackers to crash the vulnerable devi...

Upgrade ModSecurity to version 2.7.4 for fixing Denial of Service Vulnerability

Upgrade ModSecurity to version 2.7.4 for fixing Denial of Service Vulnerability
May 29, 2013Mohit Kumar
ModSecurity is an open source web application firewall. It provides protection from a range of attacks against web applications and allows ...
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