CVE-2018-18500: Heap write-after-free in Firefox, Analysis and Exploitation

Credit to Author: Yaniv| Date: Thu, 18 Apr 2019 15:35:40 +0000

Editor&#8217;s note: This article is a technical description of a bug discovered by a member of the Offensive Research team at SophosLabs, and how the researcher created a proof-of-concept &#8220;Arbitrary Read/Write Primitive&#8221; exploit for this bug. The vulnerability was deemed critical by Mozilla&#8217;s bug tracking team and was patched in Firefox 65.0. It&#8217;s written for [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/oTcYk6i594c” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Revamp your electrical fixtures using modern electric switches and sockets accessories

Credit to Author: Vibhor Pandit| Date: Thu, 18 Apr 2019 10:35:42 +0000

The next generation modern electrical switches have revolutionised the electrical sphere. The ones that are now introduced in the market are safe and easy to use. In addition to the… Read more »

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List of Features And Advantages Of Modular Switches

Credit to Author: Vibhor Pandit| Date: Thu, 18 Apr 2019 09:01:03 +0000

Modular switches are at par from the traditional switches in households. The latest variety of electrical switches are relatively convenient, safe and easy to use. Having modern-day electric switches serve… Read more »

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EcoStruxure™ for Healthcare solution gives medical center potential savings of over $1.6 million over a 15-year period

Credit to Author: Customer Voices| Date: Wed, 17 Apr 2019 19:30:09 +0000

Founded in the early 1870s, the city of Wellington, occupies almost six square miles in the prairie plains of south-central Kansas. Often referred to as the Wheat Capital of the… Read more »

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Here's an easier way to block the IE XXE zero day security hole

Credit to Author: Woody Leonhard| Date: Thu, 18 Apr 2019 09:57:00 -0700

The latest Internet Explorer XXE zero-day depends on you opening an infected MHT file. MHT is an old file format that’s almost always opened by IE — no matter which browser you’re using, no matter which version of Windows. Catalin Cimpanu has a good overview of this XXE vulnerability on ZDNet.

It’s a doozy of a security hole as it affects every recent version of IE, and it infects whether you’re actively browsing with IE or not.

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Wipro Intruders Targeted Other Major IT Firms

Credit to Author: BrianKrebs| Date: Thu, 18 Apr 2019 17:42:46 +0000

The criminals responsible for launching phishing campaigns that netted dozens of employees and more than 100 computer systems last month at Wipro, India’s third-largest IT outsourcing firm, also appear to have targeted a number of other competing providers, including Infosys and Cognizant — two other large technology consulting companies, new evidence suggests.

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Protected: CVE-2018-18500: Heap write-after-free in Firefox, Analysis and Exploitation

Credit to Author: Yaniv| Date: Thu, 18 Apr 2019 15:35:40 +0000

Editor&#8217;s note: This article is a technical description of a bug discovered by a member of the Offensive Research team at SophosLabs, and how the researcher created a proof-of-concept &#8220;Arbitrary Read/Write Primitive&#8221; exploit for this bug. The vulnerability was deemed critical by Mozilla&#8217;s bug tracking team and was patched in Firefox 65.0. It&#8217;s written for [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/oTcYk6i594c” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Explained: like-farming

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Thu, 18 Apr 2019 15:00:00 +0000

Like-farming is a popular method on social media to harvest as many likes and shares as possible in order to increase the value of a site or domain. But what happens when scammers get in the game?

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