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Check these bugs out!
« on: January 03, 2018, 01:59:15 PM »
Five serious bugs found in things used everywhere and have been there since for ever.
You should check these out at THN to see whether they apply to you.
This is totally ridiculous and shows that all this crappy software was written without security in mind.

https://thehackernews.com/2018/01/intel-kernel-vulnerability.html
Huge Flaw Found in Intel Processors; Patch Could Hit 5-30% CPU Performance
    The first week of the new year has not yet been completed, and very soon a massive vulnerability is going to hit hundreds of millions ...

Critical Flaw Reported In phpMyAdmin Lets Attackers Damage Databases
A critical security vulnerability has been reported in phpMyAdmin—one of the most popular applications for managing the MySQL database—which could allow remote attackers to perform dangerous database operations just by tricking administrators into clicking a link.

Flaw In Major Browsers Allows 3rd-Party Scripts to Steal Your Saved Passwords

Security researchers have uncovered how marketing companies have started exploiting an 11-year-old bug in browsers' built-in password managers, which allow them to secretly steal your email address for targeted advertising across different browsers and devices.

15-Year-Old Apple macOS 0-Day Kernel Flaw Disclosed, Allows Root Access

A security researcher on New Year's eve made public the details of an unpatched security vulnerability in Apple's macOS operating system that can be exploited to take complete control of a system. On the first day of 2018, a researcher using the online moniker Siguza released the details of the ...

Critical "Same Origin Policy" Bypass Flaw Found in Samsung Android Browser

A critical vulnerability has been discovered in the browser app comes pre-installed on hundreds of millions of Samsung Android devices that could allow an attacker to steal data from browser tabs if the user visits an attacker-controlled site. Identified as CVE-2017-17692, the vulnerability is ...
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Re: Check these bugs out!
« Reply #1 on: January 03, 2018, 05:27:48 PM »
Maybe we should all just phone each other on land lines. Shit!
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Re: Check these bugs out!
« Reply #2 on: January 12, 2018, 01:28:59 PM »
Yes, but not on your Android.
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