NAME:WRECK, a potential IoT trainwreck

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Tue, 13 Apr 2021 14:52:18 +0000

Researchers have discovered 9 vulnerabilities in popular TCP/IP stacks that could affect 100 Million or more devices.

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The npm netmask vulnerability explained so you can actually understand it

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Wed, 31 Mar 2021 12:28:16 +0000

A vulnerability in the popular npm netmask library has caused a lot of discussion and confusion. Let’s try to make it simple.

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DNSpooq bugs haunt dnsmasq

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Thu, 21 Jan 2021 15:56:12 +0000

If there’s something strange in your DNS cache, who you gonna call?

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Is domain name abuse something companies should worry about?

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Fri, 18 Sep 2020 16:57:09 +0000

Should you worry about domain name abuse? For the most part it depends on what kind of company you are and what you expect to encounter.

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Lock and Code S1Ep11: Locating concerns of Bluetooth and beacon technology with Chris Boyd

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 20 Jul 2020 15:30:00 +0000

This week on Lock and Code, we discuss the top security headlines generated right here on Labs and around the Internet. In addition, we talk to Chris Boyd, lead malware intelligence analyst for Malwarebytes, about Bluetooth and beacon technology. Last month, cybersecurity experts warned the public about the data collection embedded in the Donald Trump 2020…

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Website misconfigurations and other errors to avoid

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Wed, 15 Jul 2020 15:00:00 +0000

Website misconfigurations can lead to hacking, malfunction, and worse. We take a look at recent mishaps and advise site owners on how to lock down their platforms.

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It’s always DNS, including on July, 2020’s Patch Tuesday

Credit to Author: SophosLabs Offensive Security| Date: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 17:55:40 +0000

For our roundup of July, 2020&#8217;s Patch Tuesday release, Microsoft today published a few patches that need quick attention. Microsoft fixes 123 vulnerabilities across their product lines this month including 20 classified as Critical, and a whopping 103 flagged as Important.  As usual all the additional details can be found in the Security Update Guide Release [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/Bm6G-sYuU1g” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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