Articles by 'Gotham'

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 15, The H – (International) Mozilla’s Firefox update fixes three critical holes. Mozilla released an update for its Firefox browser that fixes three vulnerabilities rated “critical” or “high severity.” Source: http://www.h-online.com/security/news/item/Mozilla-s-Firefox-update-fixes-three-critical-holes-1863449.html May 14, Help Net Security – (International) Microsoft fixes 33 vulnerabilities. Microsoft’s latest Patch Tuesday release included critical fixes for several programs, including a fix for... read more.

  • May 16, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 15, The H – (International) Mozilla’s Firefox update fixes three critical holes. Mozilla released an update for its Firefox browser that fixes three vulnerabilities rated “critical” or “high severity.” Source: http://www.h-online.com/security/news/item/Mozilla-s-Firefox-update-fixes-three-critical-holes-1863449.html May 14, Help Net Security – (International) Microsoft fixes 33 vulnerabilities. Microsoft’s latest Patch Tuesday release included critical fixes for several programs, including a fix for... read more.

  • May 16, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 14, Softpedia – (International) New Dorkbot worm spreads via Facebook chat, steals data from infected PCs. A new variant of the information-stealing Dorkbot malware was identified by Bitdefender spreading through Facebook’s chat function and through infected USB drives. Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/New-Dorkbot-Worm-Spreads-via-Facebook-Chat-Steals-Data-from-Infected-PCs-353253.shtmlMay 14, Softpedia – (International) Cybercriminals behind DOL watering hole attack target USAID employees. A secu... read more.

  • May 15, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 14, Softpedia – (International) New Dorkbot worm spreads via Facebook chat, steals data from infected PCs. A new variant of the information-stealing Dorkbot malware was identified by Bitdefender spreading through Facebook’s chat function and through infected USB drives. Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/New-Dorkbot-Worm-Spreads-via-Facebook-Chat-Steals-Data-from-Infected-PCs-353253.shtmlMay 14, Softpedia – (International) Cybercriminals behind DOL watering hole attack target USAID employees. A secu... read more.

  • May 15, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 13, Help Net Security – (International) Malicious browser extensions are hijacking Facebook accounts. Microsoft warned that Facebook accounts are being hijacked via malicious extensions for the Firefox and Chrome Web browsers. Source: http://www.net-security.org/malware_news.php?id=2490 May 13, SC Magazine – (International) Tool reveals Apple user locations. A researcher developed a proof-of-concept Python application that can use data on WiFi networks shared with Apple by Apple devices to determine... read more.

  • May 14, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 13, Help Net Security – (International) Malicious browser extensions are hijacking Facebook accounts. Microsoft warned that Facebook accounts are being hijacked via malicious extensions for the Firefox and Chrome Web browsers. Source: http://www.net-security.org/malware_news.php?id=2490 May 13, SC Magazine – (International) Tool reveals Apple user locations. A researcher developed a proof-of-concept Python application that can use data on WiFi networks shared with Apple by Apple devices to determine... read more.

  • May 14, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 10, Softpedia – (International) Winnti backdoor created with Aheadlib to mimic legitimate system library. Researchers at Trend Micro found a new Winnti malware family backdoor dubbed “Bkdr_Tengo.A” which was built with Aheadlib in an attempt to make the malware appear to be a legitimate system library. Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Winnti-Backdoor-Created-with-Aheadlib-to-Mimic-Legitimate-System-Library-352240.shtml May 10, Help Net Security – (International) Hijacking Facebook accounts via... read more.

  • May 13, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 10, Softpedia – (International) Winnti backdoor created with Aheadlib to mimic legitimate system library. Researchers at Trend Micro found a new Winnti malware family backdoor dubbed “Bkdr_Tengo.A” which was built with Aheadlib in an attempt to make the malware appear to be a legitimate system library. Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Winnti-Backdoor-Created-with-Aheadlib-to-Mimic-Legitimate-System-Library-352240.shtml May 10, Help Net Security – (International) Hijacking Facebook accounts via... read more.

  • May 13, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 9, Softpedia – (International) Adobe warns of critical vulnerability in ColdFusion. Adobe warned users that a critical vulnerability in ColdFusion has been observed in the wild which can allow unauthorized users to remotely retrieve files stored on servers. Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Adobe-Warns-of-Critical-Vulnerability-in-ColdFusion-351991.shtml May 9, IDG News Service – (International) Name.com forces customers to reset passwords following security breach. Domain registrar Name.com req... read more.

  • May 10, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 9, Softpedia – (International) Adobe warns of critical vulnerability in ColdFusion. Adobe warned users that a critical vulnerability in ColdFusion has been observed in the wild which can allow unauthorized users to remotely retrieve files stored on servers. Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Adobe-Warns-of-Critical-Vulnerability-in-ColdFusion-351991.shtml May 9, IDG News Service – (International) Name.com forces customers to reset passwords following security breach. Domain registrar Name.com req... read more.

  • May 10, 2013