Category: Security Update

Router Network Isolation Broken By Covert Data Exfiltration
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Router Network Isolation Broken By Covert Data Exfiltration

Software-based network isolation provided by routers is not as efficient as believed, as hackers can smuggle data between the networks for exfiltration. Most modern routers ... Read More

Steam Accounts Being Stolen Through Elaborate Free Game Scam
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Steam Accounts Being Stolen Through Elaborate Free Game Scam

An elaborate scam is underway that pretends to be a free game giveaway site, but instead hacks a user's Steam account, takes control over it, ... Read More

Windows 10 v1809 KB4512534 Update Released With VB Fix and More
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Windows 10 v1809 KB4512534 Update Released With VB Fix and More

Microsoft is rolling out KB4512534 for Windows 10 October 2018 Update and Windows Server 2019  with a long list of non-security bug fixes and improvements. KB4512534 advances the ... Read More

'Coordinated Ransomware Attack' in Texas Hits 23 Local Governments
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'Coordinated Ransomware Attack' in Texas Hits 23 Local Governments

Texas is currently fighting an unprecedented wave of ransomware attacks that has targeted local government entities in the state, with at least 23 impacted by ... Read More

Microsoft Confirms Windows 10 1903 Update Error 0x80073701, Working on Fix
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Microsoft Confirms Windows 10 1903 Update Error 0x80073701, Working on Fix

In an update to the Windows 10 Health Dashboard, Microsoft has confirmed that they are working on a fix for the 0x80073701 error that users are ... Read More

Windows Updates Start Rolling Out to Fix Visual Basic Issues
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Windows Updates Start Rolling Out to Fix Visual Basic Issues

Microsoft has started to release new Windows updates that fix Visual Basic and VBScript issues that were introduced in recent updates. These updates are first ... Read More

Windows 10 Notepad To Get Faster Updates via the Microsoft Store
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Windows 10 Notepad To Get Faster Updates via the Microsoft Store

Microsoft is moving the distribution of their iconic Windows 10 Notepad application to the Microsoft Store in order to facilitate faster and more frequent updates. ... Read More

The Week in Ransomware – August 16th 2019 – Fairly Slow
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The Week in Ransomware – August 16th 2019 – Fairly Slow

Been a pretty slow week with mostly new variants of existing ransomware being released. The most interesting story was researchers at Check Point being able ... Read More

Steam Security Saga Continues with Vulnerability Fix Bypass
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Steam Security Saga Continues with Vulnerability Fix Bypass

A bypass for a recent Steam vulnerability that could allow malware or a local attacker to gain admin privileges has been disclosed on Twitter. This new ... Read More