Microsoft Warns of Zero-Day Internet Explorer Exploits

Microsoft says it's prepping a patch to fix a memory corruption flaw in multiple versions of Internet Explorer that is being exploited by in-the-wild attackers. In a security alert issued on Friday, Microsoft says the vulnerability - designated CVE-2020-0674 - is present in IE9 running on Windows Server 2008, IE10 running on Windows Server 2012 ... Read More »

20th Jan 2020
Exploit Fully Breaks SHA-1

Users of GnuPG, OpenSSL and Git could be in danger from an attack that’s practical for ordinary attackers to carry out. A proof-of-concept attack has been pioneered that “fully and practically” breaks the Secure Hash Algorithm 1 (SHA-1) code-signing encryption, used by legacy computers to sign the certificates that authenticate ... Read More »

10th Jan 2020
U.S. Department of Homeland Security Urges Firefox Users to Update Browser

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is urging Firefox users to update their browser to protect against a critical vulnerability that is under active attack.The vulnerability could allow an attacker to take control of an affected system: Mozilla has released security updates to address a vulnerability in Firefox and Firefox ESR. An attacker ... Read More »

10th Jan 2020