Tag: remote code execution

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

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WhatsApp Spyware Attack: Uncovering NSO Group Activity
Android, Black Hat 2019

WhatsApp Spyware Attack: Uncovering NSO Group Activity

John Scott-Railton with Citizen Lab, who helped WhatsApp investigate the NSO Group over the alleged WhatsApp hack, said the subsequent lawsuit is a "certified big deal." ... Read More

Facebook Sues NSO Group Over Alleged WhatsApp Hack
Android, Black Hat 2019

Facebook Sues NSO Group Over Alleged WhatsApp Hack

In a new lawsuit, WhatsApp owner Facebook says that NSO Group was behind the WhatsApp zero-day exploits earlier in 2019. . Facebook Sues NSO Group ... Read More

PHP team fixes nasty site-owning remote execution bug
NGINX, php

PHP team fixes nasty site-owning remote execution bug

The PHP development team has fixed a bug that could allow remote code execution in some setups of the programming language. . PHP team fixes ... 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

PHP Bug Allows Remote Code-Execution on NGINX Servers
Black Hat 2019, CVE-2019-11043

PHP Bug Allows Remote Code-Execution on NGINX Servers

CVE-2019-11043 is trivial to exploit -- and a proof of concept is available. . PHP Bug Allows Remote Code-Execution on NGINX Servers ThreatpostSource link Read More

Cisco Aironet Access Points Plagued By Critical, High-Severity Flaws
access point, Aironet Series

Cisco Aironet Access Points Plagued By Critical, High-Severity Flaws

Cisco has issued patches for critical and high-severity vulnerabilities in its Aironet access point devices. . Cisco Aironet Access Points Plagued By Critical, High-Severity Flaws ... 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

Critical Microsoft Remote Desktop Flaw Fixed in Security Update
Black Hat 2019, critical flaw

Critical Microsoft Remote Desktop Flaw Fixed in Security Update

Microsoft has released fixes for nine critical and 49 important vulnerabilities as part of Patch Tuesday. . Critical Microsoft Remote Desktop Flaw Fixed in Security ... Read More