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Ransomware Attackers Partnering With Cybercrime Groups to Hack High-Profile Targets

Ransomware Attackers Partnering With Cybercrime Groups to Hack High-Profile Targets 728 380 Abdul Haq

As ransomware attacks against critical infrastructure skyrocket, new research shows that threat actors behind such disruptions are increasingly shifting from using email messages as an intrusion route to purchasing access…

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Update‌ ‌Your Chrome Browser to Patch Yet Another 0-Day Exploit‌ed ‌in‌-the‌-Wild

Update‌ ‌Your Chrome Browser to Patch Yet Another 0-Day Exploit‌ed ‌in‌-the‌-Wild 728 380 Abdul Haq

Google has rolled out yet another update to Chrome browser for Windows, Mac, and Linux to fix four security vulnerabilities, including one zero-day flaw that’s being exploited in the wild.…

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Watch Out! Zyxel Firewalls and VPNs Under Active Cyberattack

Watch Out! Zyxel Firewalls and VPNs Under Active Cyberattack 728 380 Abdul Haq

Taiwanese networking equipment company Zyxel is warning customers of an ongoing attack targeting a “small subset” of its security products such as firewall and VPN servers. Attributing the attacks to…

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Unpatched Virtual Machine Takeover Bug Affects Google Compute Engine

Unpatched Virtual Machine Takeover Bug Affects Google Compute Engine 728 380 Abdul Haq

An unpatched security vulnerability affecting Google’s Compute Engine platform could be abused by an attacker to take over virtual machines over the network. “This is done by impersonating the metadata…

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GitHub Launches ‘Copilot’ — AI-Powered Code Completion Tool

GitHub Launches ‘Copilot’ — AI-Powered Code Completion Tool 728 380 Abdul Haq

GitHub on Tuesday launched a technical preview of a new AI-powered pair programming tool that aims to help software developers write better code across a variety of programming languages, including Python, JavaScript,…

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Researchers Leak PoC Exploit for a Critical Windows RCE Vulnerability

Researchers Leak PoC Exploit for a Critical Windows RCE Vulnerability 728 380 Abdul Haq

A proof-of-concept (PoC) exploit related to a remote code execution vulnerability affecting Windows Print Spooler and patched by Microsoft earlier this month was briefly published online before being taken down.…

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Microsoft Discloses Critical Bugs Allowing Takeover of NETGEAR Routers

Microsoft Discloses Critical Bugs Allowing Takeover of NETGEAR Routers 728 380 Abdul Haq

Cybersecurity researchers have detailed critical security vulnerabilities affecting NETGEAR DGN2200v1 series routers, which they say could be reliably abused as a jumping-off point to compromise a network’s security and gain…

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5 Critical Steps to Recover From a Ransomware Attack

5 Critical Steps to Recover From a Ransomware Attack 728 380 Abdul Haq

Hackers are increasingly using ransomware as an effective tool to disrupt businesses and fund malicious activities. A recent analysis by cybersecurity company Group-IB revealed ransomware attacks doubled in 2020, while Cybersecurity…

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Patch Tor Browser Bug to Prevent Tracking of Your Online Activities

Patch Tor Browser Bug to Prevent Tracking of Your Online Activities 728 380 Abdul Haq

Open-source Tor browser has been updated to version 10.0.18 with fixes for multiple issues, including a privacy-defeating bug that could be used to uniquely fingerprint users across different browsers based…

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Critical Auth Bypass Bug Affects VMware Carbon Black App Control

Critical Auth Bypass Bug Affects VMware Carbon Black App Control 728 380 Abdul Haq

VMware has rolled out security updates to resolve a critical flaw affecting Carbon Black App Control that could be exploited to bypass authentication and take control of vulnerable systems. The…

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