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The Proliferation of Zero-days

The MIT Technology Review is reporting that 2021 is a blockbuster year for zero-day exploits: One contributing factor in the higher rate of reported zero-days is the rapid global proliferation of hacking ...
Update Your Apple Devices to Guard Against Pegasus Spyware Attacks

Update Your Apple Devices to Guard Against Pegasus Spyware Attacks

| | Apple, ios, Mobile, Pegasus Spyware, zero-day
Apple issued an emergency update yesterday for a critical vulnerability discovered in its iPhones, Apple Watches, and Mac computers. Researchers at Citizen Lab discovered a no-click zero-day exploit that works on all ...
Microsoft Zero-Day-of-the-Month Club

Microsoft Zero-Day-of-the-Month Club

When it comes to zero day attacks against Microsoft products, I often feel like Bill Murray’s character in the movie Groundhog Day. It seems like I keep waking up to the same ...

What is Zero-Day Attack Identification?

Zero-day attacks are among the most challenging Cybersecurity threats SOC teams face on a regular basis. These “never before seen” threats can surprise organizations even if they are protected by traditional Cybersecurity ...
Reboot Your Smartphone, FBI's Top Targeted Vulnerabilities, Flirty Account Dupes Defense Contractors

Reboot Your Smartphone, FBI’s Top Targeted Vulnerabilities, Flirty Account Dupes Defense Contractors

Why rebooting your smartphone is good security hygiene, the FBI reveals top targeted vulnerabilities in the last two years, and details on how a nation state used a “flirty” aerobics instructor to ...
Kaseya Ransomware Attack, PrintNightmare Zero-day, Kaspersky Password Manager Vulnerability

Kaseya Ransomware Attack, PrintNightmare Zero-day, Kaspersky Password Manager Vulnerability

Details on the Kaseya supply-chain and REvil ransomware attack, a new zero-day exploit called “PrintNightmare” affects all Windows versions before June, and how randomly generated passwords in a popular password manager were ...

Details of the REvil Ransomware Attack

ArsTechnica has a good story on the REvil ransomware attack of last weekend, with technical details: This weekend’s attack was carried out with almost surgical precision. According to Cybereason, the REvil affiliates ...
Cyber Security Roundup for July 2021

Cyber Security Roundup for July 2021

    A roundup of UK focused Cyber and Information Security News, Blog Posts, Reports and general Threat Intelligence from the previous calendar month, June 2021.How was UK Government Building CCTV Leaked?The Sun newspaper ...
Apple macOS Apple's New Privacy and Security Features: A Closer Look

Apple Patches Zero-Day XCSSET Exploit

By the time Apple patched a zero-day vulnerability in macOS 11.4 that bypasses the Transparency Consent and Control (TCC) framework, it was being exploited by attackers using XCSSET malware. Jamf researchers dissecting ...
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