Western Digital Releases Hotfix for My Cloud Auth Bypass Vulnerability

More from: | Bleeping Computer | 0 Western Digital has just released an hotfix firmware update to resolve the authentication bypass vulnerability (CVE-2018-17153) that had remained unpatched in My Cloud NAS devices for over a year. This vulnerability allowed anyone to bypass authentication and get administrative access to the router. Once an... Read more

0Day Windows JET Database Vulnerability disclosed by Zero Day Initiative

More from: | Bleeping Computer | 0 A zero day vulnerability in the Microsoft Windows Jet Database Engine has been disclosed by TrendMicro’s Zero Day Initiative even though a security update is not currently available from Microsoft. This vulnerability was discovered by Lucas Leong of the Trend Micro Security Research team and... Read more

Romanian Woman Admits Involvement in Hacking Attack On Washington Police Computers

More from: | Bleeping Computer | 0 A Romanian woman admitted on Thursday her participation in a ransomware distribution scheme that ended up disabling computers used by the Washington D.C. police for surveillance. The computer intrusion affected systems connected to 126 surveillance cameras, representing two-thirds of the outdoor cameras monitored... Read more

Microsoft Announces Cumulative Updates for .NET Framework for Windows 10

More from: | Bleeping Computer | 0 In a blog post, Microsoft yesterday announced that starting with Windows 10 October 2018 Update, the company plans to deliver new updates for .NET Framework via Cumulative Updates channel. Microsoft will start delivering Cumulative Updates for .NET Framework alongside the Windows 10 Cumulative Updates on... Read more

NSS Labs Sues CrowdStrike, Symantec, ESET, AMTSO for Alleged Testing Conspiracy

More from: | Bleeping Computer | 0 NSS Labs has filed an anti-trust law suit against CrowdStrike, Symantec, ESET, and the Anti-Malware Testing Standards Organization (AMTSO) over an alleged conspiracy to prevent independent testing companies from performing unbiased reviews of security software. In a law suit filed on September 18th 2018 in... Read more

Critical Security Update Released for Adobe Reader and Acrobat

More from: | Bleeping Computer | 0 Last week Adobe released fixed 6 critical updates in their September 2018 monthly Patch Tuesday. It looks like they missed one, as Adobe released today an out-of-band security update for a critical vulnerability in Adobe Acrobat and Adobe Reader. The APSB18-34 security bulletin details how these updates resolve... Read more