Articles by 'Gotham'

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 30, The H – (International) Drupal.org compromised. Drupal.org's security team discovered unauthorized access that exposed user names, countries, emails, and hashed passwords. Drupal.org reset all user passwords and was continuing to investigate to find out if other kinds of user information were also exposed. Source: http://www.h-online.com/security/news/item/Drupal-org-compromised-1873388.html May 30, Softpedia – (International) Kelihos botnet used for "Only 24 hours left to shop" pharma spam campa... read more.

  • May 31, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 30, The H – (International) Drupal.org compromised. Drupal.org's security team discovered unauthorized access that exposed user names, countries, emails, and hashed passwords. Drupal.org reset all user passwords and was continuing to investigate to find out if other kinds of user information were also exposed. Source: http://www.h-online.com/security/news/item/Drupal-org-compromised-1873388.html May 30, Softpedia – (International) Kelihos botnet used for "Only 24 hours left to shop" pharma spam campa... read more.

  • May 31, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 29, IDG News Service – (International) Hackers exploit Ruby on Rails vulnerability to compromise servers, create botnet. A vulnerability in Ruby on Rails that was patched in January has been seen being exploited by attackers to take over servers and create a botnet. Source: http://www.networkworld.com/news/2013/052913-hackers-exploit-ruby-on-rails-270216.htmlMay 29, Softpedia – (International) Secunia accidentally discloses image viewing application vulnerabilities. A researcher accidentally emailed inf... read more.

  • May 30, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 29, IDG News Service – (International) Hackers exploit Ruby on Rails vulnerability to compromise servers, create botnet. A vulnerability in Ruby on Rails that was patched in January has been seen being exploited by attackers to take over servers and create a botnet. Source: http://www.networkworld.com/news/2013/052913-hackers-exploit-ruby-on-rails-270216.htmlMay 29, Softpedia – (International) Secunia accidentally discloses image viewing application vulnerabilities. A researcher accidentally emailed inf... read more.

  • May 30, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 28, The H – (International) PayPal vulnerable to cross-site scripting again. A student in Germany disclosed a cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in PayPal’s German language version of the site. Source: http://www.h-online.com/security/news/item/PayPal-vulnerable-to-cross-site-scripting-again-1871763.html May 28, Softpedia – (International) Experts find multiple security flaws in Trend Micro’s DirectPass 1.5.0. A researcher from Vulnerability Lab found two vulnerabilities in Trend Micro’s Direct... read more.

  • May 29, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 28, The H – (International) PayPal vulnerable to cross-site scripting again. A student in Germany disclosed a cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in PayPal’s German language version of the site. Source: http://www.h-online.com/security/news/item/PayPal-vulnerable-to-cross-site-scripting-again-1871763.html May 28, Softpedia – (International) Experts find multiple security flaws in Trend Micro’s DirectPass 1.5.0. A researcher from Vulnerability Lab found two vulnerabilities in Trend Micro’s Direct... read more.

  • May 29, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 24, The Register – (International) Microsoft exposes green users’ privates in web quiz snafu. A Web design issue on Microsoft’s Greener IT Challenge Web site left the names and email addresses of users easily accessible after users completed the site’s quiz. Microsoft resolved the issue. Source: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2013/05/24/ms_greener_it_test_spam_snafu/ May 23, SC Magazine – (International) Event ticketing company hacked, at least tens of thousands affected. Online ticketing company Vendi... read more.

  • May 28, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 24, The Register – (International) Microsoft exposes green users’ privates in web quiz snafu. A Web design issue on Microsoft’s Greener IT Challenge Web site left the names and email addresses of users easily accessible after users completed the site’s quiz. Microsoft resolved the issue. Source: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2013/05/24/ms_greener_it_test_spam_snafu/ May 23, SC Magazine – (International) Event ticketing company hacked, at least tens of thousands affected. Online ticketing company Vendi... read more.

  • May 28, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 23, Help Net Security – (International) Google researcher reveals another Windows 0-day. A researcher at Google found and reported a zero day vulnerability affecting Windows 7 and 8 that can allow privilege escalation and arbitrary code execution, though it is not remotely exploitable. Source: http://www.net-security.org/secworld.php?id=14954 May 22, The Register – (International) Twitter locks down logins by adding two-factor authentication. Twitter added an optional two-factor authentication servic... read more.

  • May 24, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 23, Help Net Security – (International) Google researcher reveals another Windows 0-day. A researcher at Google found and reported a zero day vulnerability affecting Windows 7 and 8 that can allow privilege escalation and arbitrary code execution, though it is not remotely exploitable. Source: http://www.net-security.org/secworld.php?id=14954 May 22, The Register – (International) Twitter locks down logins by adding two-factor authentication. Twitter added an optional two-factor authentication servic... read more.

  • May 24, 2013