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Brian Donohue / Threatpost:
Report: automated tank gauges at over 5,000 US gas stations are vulnerable to remote hacks   —  Thousands of US Gas Stations Vulnerable to Remote Hacks  —  The gauges that detect and prevent fuel leaks at more than 5,000 gas stations in the United States are utterly vulnerable to remote attacks …
Jan 24, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context
Dennis Fisher / Threatpost:
Adobe investigating reported Flash zero-day vulnerability used by Angler exploit kit   —  Exploit for Flash Zero Day Appears in Angler Exploit Kit  —  The dangerous Angler exploit kit has a new piece of ammunition to use in its attacks: a fresh Adobe Flash zero-day vulnerability.
Jan 21, 2015, 8:30 PMIn context
Michael Mimoso / Threatpost:
Gitrob Combs Github Repositories for Secret Company Data   —  Free online code repositories such as GitHub provide a valuable collaboration service for enterprise developers.  But it's also a trove of potentially sensitive company and project information that's likely to warrant attention from hackers.
Jan 14, 2015, 9:40 AMIn context
Michael Mimoso / Threatpost:
Microsoft service for early Patch Tuesday notifications now available only to paying customers   —  Microsoft Limits Advanced Patch Notifications to Premier Customers  —  Microsoft today pulled the plug on its Advanced Notification Service (ANS), offering it going forward only to paying Premier customers.
Jan 9, 2015, 2:20 PMIn context
Dennis Fisher / Threatpost:
Exploits Circulating for Remote Code Execution Flaws in NTP Protocol   —  Researchers at Google have uncovered several serious vulnerabilities in the Network Time Protocol and experts warn that there are exploits publicly available for some of the bugs.  —  The vulnerabilities are present …
Dec 22, 2014, 11:50 PMIn context
Michael Mimoso / Threatpost:
Vulnerability in embedded web server software from 2002 leaves about 12M home routers exposed   —  12 Million Home Routers Vulnerable to Takeover  —  More than 12 million devices running an embedded webserver called RomPager are vulnerable to a simple attack that could give a hacker man …
Dec 18, 2014, 5:15 PMIn context
Michael Mimoso / Threatpost:
Palo Alto Networks finds factory-installed backdoor on Android devices from China's Coolpad   —  Manufacturer's Backdoor Found on Popular Chinese Android Smartphone  —  A popular Android smartphone sold primarily in China and Taiwan but also available worldwide, contains a backdoor …
Dec 18, 2014, 1:10 AMIn context
Michael Mimoso / Threatpost:
Report: Iranian hackers compromised critical infrastructure worldwide in Operation Cleaver   —  Report Connects Iran to Critical Infrastructure Hacks Worldwide  —  Iranian state-sponsored hackers have been singled out for attacks on critical infrastructure worldwide, including 10 targets in the United States.
Dec 2, 2014, 10:40 PMIn context
Michael Mimoso / Threatpost:
Regin Cyberespionage Platform Also Spies on GSM Networks   —  Researchers have uncovered a complex espionage platform reminiscent of Duqu that has been used since at least 2008 not only to spy on and extract email and documents from government agencies, research institutions and banks …
Nov 25, 2014, 1:30 AMIn context
Dennis Fisher / Threatpost:
Google Removes SSLv3 Fallback Support From Chrome   —  Google has released Chrome 39, fixing 42 security vulnerabilities and removing support for the fallback to SSLv3, the component that was the target of the POODLE attack revealed last month.  —  When the POODLE attack was disclosed …
Nov 19, 2014, 10:55 AMIn context

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