How to Stop Online Tracking: 3 New Ways

How to Stop Online Tracking: 3 New Ways

In this episode host Tom Eston discusses one of the biggest privacy concerns people have today, online tracking by companies and advertisers. Tom will cover the following topics, tips, and new techniques ...
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Spyware Vendor’s Heliconia Framework Exploits Browser Vulnerabilities

A company in Barcelona that purports to offer custom security solutions is tied to exploitation frameworks that can deploy spyware. Variston IT’s “Heliconia framework exploits n-day vulnerabilities in Chrome, Firefox and Microsoft ...
Security Boulevard

Extra, Extra, VERT Reads All About It: Cybersecurity News for the Week of August 22, 2022

All of us at Tripwire’s Vulnerability Exposure and Research Team (VERT) are constantly looking out for interesting stories and developments in the infosec world. Here’s what cybersecurity news stood out to us ...
Google ‘Delays Making Less Money’ — Third-Party Cookie Ban on Hold

Google ‘Delays Making Less Money’ — Third-Party Cookie Ban on Hold

Google’s plan to kill third party cookies is delayed—yet again. And it’s probably not surprising ...
Security Boulevard

Extra, Extra, VERT Reads All About It: Cybersecurity News for the Week of June 20, 2022

All of us at Tripwire’s Vulnerability Exposure and Research Team (VERT) are constantly looking out for interesting stories and developments in the infosec world. Here’s what cybersecurity news stood out to us ...

Tripwire Patch Priority Index for March 2022

Tripwire’s March 2022 Patch Priority Index (PPI) brings together important vulnerabilities for Microsoft, Google Chrome, and Spring Framework. First on the patch priority list this month is a remote code execution vulnerability ...

Chrome Zero-Day from North Korea

North Korean hackers have been exploiting a zero-day in Chrome. The flaw, tracked as CVE-2022-0609, was exploited by two separate North Korean hacking groups. Both groups deployed the same exploit kit on ...
Microsoft Patch Tuesday, December 2021 Edition

Microsoft Patch Tuesday, December 2021 Edition

Microsoft, Adobe, and Google all issued security updates to their products today. The Microsoft patches include six previously disclosed security flaws, and one that that is already being actively exploited. But this ...
Google Nukes Ad-Blockers—Manifest V3 is Coming

Google Nukes Ad-Blockers—Manifest V3 is Coming

Makers of ad-blocker and anti-tracking browser extensions are spitting blood over Google’s Manifest V3—EFF calls it a “conflict of interest.” ...
Security Boulevard
Microsoft Patch Tuesday, September 2021 Edition

Microsoft Patch Tuesday, September 2021 Edition

Microsoft today pushed software updates to plug dozens of security holes in Windows and related products, including a vulnerability that is already being exploited in active attacks. Also, Apple has issued an ...