Category: CVEs

Brand new Android smartphones shipped with 146 security flaws
Android, Asus

Brand new Android smartphones shipped with 146 security flaws

If you think brand new, just-out-of-the-box Android smartphones are immune from security vulnerabilities - think again. . Brand new Android smartphones shipped with 146 security ... Read More

How the Linux kernel balances the risks of public bug disclosure
bug, bug disclosure

How the Linux kernel balances the risks of public bug disclosure

A serious Wi-Fi flaw shows how Linux handles security in plain sight. . How the Linux kernel balances the risks of public bug disclosure Naked ... Read More

Adobe fixes 46 critical bugs in patchfest
Acrobat, Acrobat Reader

Adobe fixes 46 critical bugs in patchfest

Adobe patched a total of 82 vulnerabilities across a range of products on Tuesday, including 46 critical bugs. . Adobe fixes 46 critical bugs in ... Read More

October Patch Tuesday: Microsoft fixes critical remote desktop bug
Azure, CVE-2019-1060

October Patch Tuesday: Microsoft fixes critical remote desktop bug

Microsoft fixed 59 vulnerabilities in October's Patch Tuesday, including several critical remote code execution (RCE) flaws. . October Patch Tuesday: Microsoft fixes critical remote desktop ... Read More

WhatsApp vulnerability could compromise Android smartphones
Android, CVE-2019-11932

WhatsApp vulnerability could compromise Android smartphones

A researcher has released details of a WhatsApp flaw that could be used to compromise the app and the mobile device the app is running ... Read More

Exim suffers another ‘critical’ remote code execution flaw
critical flaw, CVE-2019-16928

Exim suffers another ‘critical’ remote code execution flaw

This latest Exim flaw could lead to at least a denial of service crash in the software but also the possibility of remote code execution. ... Read More

Microsoft rushes out fix for Internet Explorer zero-day
CVE-2019-1255, CVE-2019-1367

Microsoft rushes out fix for Internet Explorer zero-day

Microsoft has rushed to patch two flaws affecting IE versions 9 to 11, one of which the company says is being exploited in real attacks. ... Read More

Jira development and ticketing software hit by critical flaws
Altassian, CVEs

Jira development and ticketing software hit by critical flaws

Admins have a spot of patching work on their hands after the company released updates addressing two critical flaws. . Jira development and ticketing software ... Read More

No surprises in the top 25 most dangerous software errors
Buffer flaws, Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures

No surprises in the top 25 most dangerous software errors

An in-depth study of reported bugs has produced a list of the top 25 bug categories in software today - with some old familiar names ... Read More