Category: Vulnerabilities

NowSecure Discovers Critical Android Vuln That May Lead to Remote Code Execution
Android, Industry News

NowSecure Discovers Critical Android Vuln That May Lead to Remote Code Execution

NowSecure Discovers Critical Android Vuln That May Lead to Remote Code Execution Introduction In the course of performing Android application security testing at NowSecure, I ... Read More

Understanding the Ripple Effect: Large Enterprise Data Breaches Threaten Everyone
advice, Black Hat 2019

Understanding the Ripple Effect: Large Enterprise Data Breaches Threaten Everyone

The administrator of your personal data will be Threatpost, Inc., 500 Unicorn Park, Woburn, MA 01801. Detailed information on the processing of personal data can ... Read More

Get the Facts: Mobile App Breaches Are Growing
Android, cve

Get the Facts: Mobile App Breaches Are Growing

Get the Facts: Mobile App Breaches Are Growing While corporations widely recognize the convenience and productivity enhancements that mobile applications deliver to their customers and ... Read More

Critical Remote Code Execution Flaw Found in Open Source rConfig Utility
Black Hat 2019, CVE-2019-16662

Critical Remote Code Execution Flaw Found in Open Source rConfig Utility

The administrator of your personal data will be Threatpost, Inc., 500 Unicorn Park, Woburn, MA 01801. Detailed information on the processing of personal data can ... Read More

BlueKeep Attacks Have Arrived, Are Initially Underwhelming
Black Hat 2019, BlueKeep

BlueKeep Attacks Have Arrived, Are Initially Underwhelming

The first attacks that exploit the zero-day Windows vulnerability install cryptominers and scan for targets rather than a worm with WannaCry potential. . BlueKeep Attacks ... Read More

Black Hat 2019, email attack

Office for Mac Users Warned of Malicious SYLK Files

Researchers warn XML macros embedded in SYLK files can sidestep Microsoft Office for Mac protections. . Office for Mac Users Warned of Malicious SYLK Files ... Read More

Solar, Wind Power Utility Disrupted in Rare Cyberattack
Black Hat 2019, critical infrastructure

Solar, Wind Power Utility Disrupted in Rare Cyberattack

A simple attack on an unpatched server could have been catastrophic for the Utah-based utility. . Solar, Wind Power Utility Disrupted in Rare Cyberattack ThreatpostSource ... Read More

ICS Attackers Set To Inflict More Damage With Evolving Tactics
Black Hat 2019, Crash Override

ICS Attackers Set To Inflict More Damage With Evolving Tactics

While it remains difficult to attack critical infrastructure successfully, adversaries aim to use past experience to launch more destructive future attacks, according to analysis. . ... Read More

Pwn2Own Expands Into Industrial Control Systems Hacking
Black Hat 2019, critical infrastructure

Pwn2Own Expands Into Industrial Control Systems Hacking

White-hat hackers will now have the chance to win $20,000 for sniffing out remote code-execution flaws in industrial control systems. . Pwn2Own Expands Into Industrial ... Read More