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Microsoft Security Advisory Notification Issued: August 15, 2018

—–BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE—– Hash: SHA256   ******************************************************************** Title: Microsoft Security Advisory Notification Issued: August 15, 2018 ********************************************************************   Security Advisories Released or Updated on August 15, 2018 ===================================================================   * Microsoft Security Advisory ADV180002    – Title: Guidance to … Continue reading

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Flash Player v30.0.0.154 released!

Check your Adobe Flash version: https://helpx.adobe.com/flash-player/kb/installation-problems-flash-player-windows.html   Change log..Aug 14/18 Flash Player quits unexpectedly when changing the audio output through system sound panel (FP-4198866) Assorted security and functional fixes.   Here to download for Win 7 and older systems as … Continue reading

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Cisco Patches Its Operating Systems Against New IKE Crypto Attack

August 13th, 2018 By Catalin Cimpanu     Cisco, one of the world’s largest vendor of networking equipment, released security updates today to patch a vulnerability in the IOS and IOS XE operating systems that run the vast majority of … Continue reading

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DEF CON 2018: Apple 0-Day (Re)Opens Door to ‘Synthetic’ Mouse-Click Attack

August 12th, 2018 By Tom Spring     Apple 0-Day allows hackers to mimic mouse-clicks for kernel access, despite mitigations.   LAS VEGAS – By tweaking just two lines of code, a researcher stumbled on an Apple zero-day that could … Continue reading

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New Cmb Dharma Ransomware Variant Released

August 11th, 2018 By Lawrence Abrams      On Thursday a new variant of the Dharma Ransomware was discovered that appends the .cmb extension to encrypted files.   The Cmb variant of the Dharma Ransomware was first discovered by Michael Gillespie when he noticed … Continue reading

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New KeyPass Ransomware Campaign Underway

August 10th, 2018 By Lawrence Abrams     A new distribution campaign is underway for a STOP Ransomware variant called KeyPass based on the amount of victims that have been seen. Unfortunately, how the ransomware is being distributed is unknown at … Continue reading

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Researchers Say Code Reuse Links North Korea’s Malware

By Ionut Arghire on August 09, 2018   Following trails of reused code, security researchers at Intezer and McAfee have uncovered new links between malware families attributed to North Korean threat groups and tracked most of the samples to the … Continue reading

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Microsoft Security Advisory Notification Issued: August 8, 2018

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DarkHydrus using Phishery tool to harvest credentials

August 7th, 2018 By Robert Abel   The recently discovered DarkHydrus threat group is now using the open-source Phishery tool to harvest credentials from an educational institution in the Middle East.   On June 24, researchers from Palo Alto’s Unit … Continue reading

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Facebook cracks opens its bottle of Fizz – a carbonated TLS 1.3 lib

Crypto-code unleashed to inflict security, performance and stability on devs   By Thomas Claburn in San Francisco 6 Aug 2018     Looking for a TLS 1.3 library? Facebook has you covered. On Monday, the ads and data peddler plans to release … Continue reading

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