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Microsoft patches severe Windows flaw after tip‑off from NSA

The US intelligence agency expects attackers to waste no time in developing tools aimed at exploiting the vulnerability

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14 January 2020

Microsoft patches severe Windows flaw after tip‑off from NSA

The US intelligence agency expects attackers to waste no time in developing tools aimed at exploiting the vulnerability

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14 January 2020

Intel Fixes High-Severity Flaw in Performance Analysis Tool

Intel Fixes High-Severity Flaw in Performance Analysis Tool The flaw, in Intel VTune Profiler, could enable privilege escalation.
14 January 2020

Microsoft January 2020 Patch Tuesday fixes 49 security bugs

Today's patches also fix a major vulnerability in Windows' cryptographic library.
14 January 2020

Card Skimmer Hits Australian Bushfire Donation Site

Card Skimmer Hits Australian Bushfire Donation Site Magecart groups using automated infection scans infected the site, which was running outdated Magento software.
14 January 2020

Microsoft Patches Major Crypto Spoofing Bug

Microsoft Patches Major Crypto Spoofing Bug January Patch Tuesday tackles 50 bugs, with eight rated critical, all as it pushes out its last regular Windows 7 patches.
14 January 2020

'Fancy Bear' Targets Ukrainian Oil Firm Burisma in Phishing Attack

The oil & gas company is at the heart of the ongoing US presidential impeachment case.
14 January 2020

Google: Chrome Will Remove Third-Party Cookies and Tracking

It's "not about blocking" but removing them altogether, the company said.
14 January 2020

Phishing Attack in Progress Against Ukrainian Oil Firm Burisma

The oil & gas company is at the heart of the ongoing US presidential impeachment process.
14 January 2020

Attackers Increasingly Focus on Business Disruption

Network intruders are staying undetected for an average of 95 days, enabling them to target critical systems and more completely disrupt business.
14 January 2020

Google to Nix Chrome Support for Third-Party Cookies by 2022

Google to Nix Chrome Support for Third-Party Cookies by 2022 Google says it has a two-year timeline for phasing out support for third-party cookies in its Chrome web browser.
14 January 2020

Microsoft rolls out Windows 10 security fix after NSA warning

Microsoft rolls out Windows 10 security fix after NSA warning

US agency revealed flaw that could be exploited by hackers to create malicious software

Microsoft is rolling out a security fix to Windows 10 after the US National Security Agency (NSA) warned the popular operating system contained a highly dangerous flaw that could be used by hackers.

The NSA revealed during a press conference on Tuesday that the “serious vulnerability” could be used to create malicious software that appeared to be legitimate.

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14 January 2020

Global Predictions for Energy Cyber Resilience in 2020

How prepared is the energy sector for an escalating attack surface in the operating technology environment? Here are five trends to watch.
14 January 2020

Microsoft fixes Windows crypto bug reported by the NSA

Fixes were released today part of the Microsoft's January 2020 Patch Tuesday.
14 January 2020

Public Bug Bounty Takes Aim at Kubernetes Container Project

Public Bug Bounty Takes Aim at Kubernetes Container Project The cloud-focused program will pay out $10,000 as its top reward.
14 January 2020

Google to phase out user-agent strings in Chrome

Chrome will move to a new technology called Client Hints, part of the newer Privacy Sandbox project.
14 January 2020

Millions of modems at risk of remote hijacking

Multiple cable modem models from various manufacturers found vulnerable to takeover attacks

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14 January 2020

Millions of modems at risk of remote hijacking

Multiple cable modem models from various manufacturers found vulnerable to takeover attacks

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14 January 2020

Adobe Patches Five Critical Illustrator CC Flaws

Adobe Patches Five Critical Illustrator CC Flaws Overall Adobe patched nine flaws in Illustrator CC and Experience Manager.
14 January 2020

Consumer Reports Calls for IoT Manufacturers to Raise Security Standards

A letter to 25 companies says Consumer Reports will change ratings to reflect stronger security and privacy standards.
14 January 2020