18 Feb 2019

Google Earth has accidentally revealed the secret Taiwanese military installations due to an update in the Google Earth online platform. According to the South China Morning Post, few of the most sensitive military sites of Taiwan have been revealed publicly through the update, which includes new three-dimensional renditions of Taipei, New Taipei, Taoyuan, and Taichung….

13 Feb 2019

A high severity issue is affecting Cisco‚Äôs Network Assurance Engine (NAE) that could permit an attacker to use a flaw in its password-management system to take down an NAE server and cause a denial of service. The vulnerability could allow users who know the previous administrator password to login to the device through the CLI…

13 Feb 2019

Xiaomi electric scooter has a remarkable market and is being used by various bands with some modifications. Smart devices like these makes our lives faster and organized but any insecurity in these are sure to ruin your life. Those who use electric scooter must be concerned, as the security researchers at Zimperium have discovered a…

12 Feb 2019

A new vulnerability has been found in WordPress where the Simple Social Buttons plugin used to support social media sharing features can be exploited by non-admin users to take control over the entire website. Those users using this plugin must update it at the earliest. The Simple Social Buttons plugin is a popular free and…

09 Feb 2019

The iOS 12.1.4 software update has been released by Apple which patches the Group FaceTime privacy bug which let Apples users to make call via the FaceTime video chat service and hear or see you even before you pick up the call without your knowledge. The Facetime bug dubbed as CVE-2019-6223 was discovered by 14-year-old…

07 Feb 2019

A critical vulnerability was found in the Android OS in which opening a cute or innocent photo in .PNG format could compromise the Android device. The vulnerability was noted in the Google’s Android security update advisory for February. The attackers can activate the bug by sending a crafted, malicious Portable Network Graphic (.PNG) file to…

06 Feb 2019

Two most popular free, open source office software LibreOffice and Apache OpenOffice have been found to have severe remote code execution (RCE) vulnerability which could be activated by just opening a malicious Open Document Text file. These software are being used by millions of Windows, MacOS and Linux users and the vulnerabilities have been disclosed…

05 Feb 2019

Last year a 20-year-old ethical hacker had been arrested by the Hungarian police for exploiting serious vulnerabilities in Magyar Telekom which is the largest telecommunication company in the country. The hacker is subjected to face up to 8 years in prison. The Hungarian media states that the hacker discovered a severe flaw in the Telekom…

30 Jan 2019

Microsoft Exchange 2013 and newer versions are vulnerable to a new privilege escalation zero-day called “PrivExchange” that permits a remote attacker with the credentials of a single lowly Exchange mailbox user to gain Domain Controller admin privileges using a simple Python tool. A security researcher with Dutch cyber-security firm Fox-IT, Dirk-jan Mollema has revealed the…

29 Jan 2019

Those of you using an Apple device must immediately turn OFF their FaceTime app at least for few days because an unpatched bug has been found in this app which would allows someone to see or hear you even before you pick the call. Several users have complained regarding this privacy issue which turns an…