Hide ‘N Seek IoT Botnet Updated with Database Infection Mechanisms

Hide ‘N Seek IoT Botnet Updated with Database Infection Mechanisms

A new attack campaign utilizing updated instances of the Hide ‘N Seek IoT botnet are currently attacking users worldwide. The security analysis of the captured samples showcase that the updated code a ...
Hide-N-Seek IoT Botnet Starts Infecting Database Servers

Hide-N-Seek IoT Botnet Starts Infecting Database Servers

Hide ‘N Seek (HNS), an IoT botnet known for infecting home routers, IP cameras and digital video recorders, has recently started compromising NoSQL database servers. HNS was discovered by researchers from antivirus ...
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7 Vulnerabilities in 400 Axis Camera Models Unearthed (CVE-2018-10658)

Several critical vulnerabilities have been uncovered in some 400 Axis camera models. The flaws could allow hackers to take full control over the affected camera or entangle them in botnets. VDOO researchers ...
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Security Flaws Allow Attackers to Hijack 400 Axis Camera Models

Axis Communications, one of the largest manufacturers of video surveillance equipment in the world, has fixed critical security flaws that affect some 390 of its network camera models. The vulnerabilities were found ...
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Flash Update Fixes Zero-Day Flaw Used in Targeted Attack

Flash Update Fixes Zero-Day Flaw Used in Targeted Attack

Adobe Systems released a security update for Flash Player to fix four vulnerabilities, including one that was discovered in an attack targeting individuals and organizations from the Middle East. Two of the ...
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VPNFilter Continues to Target Devices in Ukraine

The VPNFilter botnet that compromised more than 500,000 routers and network-attached storage devices from around the world was recently disrupted, but is trying to make a comeback in Ukraine. Researchers from security ...
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Apple Ships Meltdown Patch

Apple Finally Ships Meltdown Patch for Older MacOS Systems

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Apple has released new security patches for its macOS and iOS devices, managing to be both the first and the last of the major OS vendors to fix the serious Meltdown vulnerability ...
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Mirai IoT Botnet Co-Authors Plead Guilty

Mirai IoT Botnet Co-Authors Plead Guilty

The U.S. Justice Department on Tuesday unsealed the guilty pleas of two men first identified in January 2017 by KrebsOnSecurity as the likely co-authors of Mirai, a malware strain that remotely enslaves ...
IoT Botnet Satori Grows Rapidly Thanks to Zero-Day Flaw

IoT Botnet Satori Grows Rapidly Thanks to Zero-Day Flaw

An internet of things (IoT) botnet that recently hijacked more than 100,000 DSL modems in Argentina has extended to other countries and doubled in size over the past week, possibly due to ...
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Public Remote Code Execution Exploit Affects Thousands of Email Servers

Public Remote Code Execution Exploit Affects Thousands of Email Servers

Developers of the widely used Exim message transfer agent are advising administrators to disable a feature on their email servers to protect them from a critical remote execution exploit that has been ...
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