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Adobe patches 2nd Flash Player Zero-day Vulnerability

Adobe patches 2nd Flash Player Zero-day Vulnerability

January 25, 2015Mohit Kumar
Ready to patch your Adobe Flash software now. Adobe has patched one after one two zero-day vulnerabilities in its Adobe Flash that are...
Google reveals 3 Apple OS X Zero-day Vulnerabilities

Google reveals 3 Apple OS X Zero-day Vulnerabilities

January 23, 2015Mohit Kumar
After exposing three critical zero-day vulnerabilities in Microsoft's Windows operating systems, Google's Project Zero vulnerability...
Microsoft to Patch Critical Internet Explorer Vulnerability Next Week

Microsoft to Patch Critical Internet Explorer Vulnerability Next Week

September 05, 2014Wang Wei
You all won't have forget about the dodgy update released by Microsoft in its last month’s Patch Tuesday Updates which was responsi...
Exploit-Selling Firm Kept Internet Explorer Zero-Day Vulnerability Hidden for 3 Years

Exploit-Selling Firm Kept Internet Explorer Zero-Day Vulnerability Hidden for 3 Years

July 24, 2014Mohit Kumar
A French information security company VUPEN has recently disclosed that it held onto a serious Internet Explorer (IE) vulnerability for at l...
Researchers Demonstrate Zero-Day Vulnerabilities in Tails Operating System

Researchers Demonstrate Zero-Day Vulnerabilities in Tails Operating System

July 23, 2014Swati Khandelwal
The critical zero-day security flaws, discovered in the privacy and security dedicated Linux-based Tails operating system by the resear...
Warning — Zero-Day Vulnerabilities Identified in Tails Operating System

Warning — Zero-Day Vulnerabilities Identified in Tails Operating System

July 22, 2014Mohit Kumar
The critical zero-day security flaws has been discovered in the privacy and security dedicated Linux-based operating system “ Tails ” th...
How Russian Hackers Placed "Digital Bomb" Into the NASDAQ

How Russian Hackers Placed "Digital Bomb" Into the NASDAQ

July 20, 2014Wang Wei
Four years ago, NASDAQ servers were compromised by Russian hackers, who were somehow able to insert a " digital bomb " into th...
Zero-Day TimThumb WebShot Vulnerability leaves Thousands of Wordpress Blogs at Risk

Zero-Day TimThumb WebShot Vulnerability leaves Thousands of Wordpress Blogs at Risk

June 25, 2014Mohit Kumar
Yesterday we learned of a critical Zero-day vulnerability in a popular image resizing library called TimThumb, which is used in thousand...
Microsoft and Adobe to Release Important Security Patches Next Week

Microsoft and Adobe to Release Important Security Patches Next Week

May 08, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Microsoft has released its advance notification for the month of May 2014 patch Tuesday security updates, that will patch a total of eig...
Microsoft Word Zero-Day Vulnerability is being exploited in the Wild

Microsoft Word Zero-Day Vulnerability is being exploited in the Wild

March 24, 2014Mohit Kumar
Microsoft warned about a zero-day vulnerability in Microsoft Word that is being actively exploited in targeted attacks and discovered by th...
NSA using Browser Cookies to track Tor Users

NSA using Browser Cookies to track Tor Users

October 05, 2013Mohit Kumar
Yesterday a new classified NSA document was leaked by Edward Snowden - titled ‘ Tor Stinks ’ in which ideas were being kicked around f...
Google sets 7 Day deadline For vulnerability disclosure

Google sets 7 Day deadline For vulnerability disclosure

May 30, 2013Wang Wei
Google will release details of any zero-day flaws it finds in software, if the affected vendor fails to issue a patch or disclose the is...
Internet Explorer zero-day exploit targets U.S. nuke researchers

Internet Explorer zero-day exploit targets U.S. nuke researchers

May 06, 2013Anonymous
Security researchers revealed that series of " Watering Hole " has been conducted exploiting a IE8 zero-day vulnerability to ...
Unfixed Reflection API vulnerability reported in Java

Unfixed Reflection API vulnerability reported in Java

April 23, 2013Mohit Kumar
Founder and CEO of Security Explorations of Poland,  Adam Gowdiak has reported a new unpatched security vulnerability in JAVA that aff...
Malware attack on Apple employees by hackers who targeted Facebook

Malware attack on Apple employees by hackers who targeted Facebook

February 20, 2013Mohit Kumar
The same ring of hackers that are responsible for hacking into at least 40 companies including Facebook and Twitter are reportedly also ...
Facebook hacked in Zero-Day Attack

Facebook hacked in Zero-Day Attack

February 15, 2013Mohit Kumar
Facebook operator of the largest social network with more than 1 billion members, said on Friday it had been the target of an unidentifi...
Hackers breach Twitter and 250,000 accounts compromised

Hackers breach Twitter and 250,000 accounts compromised

February 01, 2013Mohit Kumar
In recent The Hacker News updates, we have reported about some major hacking events and critical vulnerabilities i.e Cyber attack and spy...