Articles by 'Gotham'

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 1, Softpedia – (International) Reputation.com hacked, all users passwords reset. Internet reputation and management company Reputation.com suffered a security breach where attackers obtained personal information and a limited number of encrypted passwords. The company reset all users’ passwords and is investigating. Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Reputation-com-Hacked-All-User-Passwords-Reset-350034.shtml May 1, PCGamesN – (International) Not cool: Bitcoin mining malware found in ESEA server... read more.

  • May 02, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

May 1, Softpedia – (International) Reputation.com hacked, all users passwords reset. Internet reputation and management company Reputation.com suffered a security breach where attackers obtained personal information and a limited number of encrypted passwords. The company reset all users’ passwords and is investigating. Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Reputation-com-Hacked-All-User-Passwords-Reset-350034.shtml May 1, PCGamesN – (International) Not cool: Bitcoin mining malware found in ESEA server... read more.

  • May 02, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

April 30, Softpedia – (International) PDF vulnerability exploited in MiniDuke campaign, used in Zegost, PlugX attacks. Researchers at Trend Micro found that at least three advanced persistent threat (APT) campaigns are using the CVE-2013-0640 vulnerability in Adobe Reader to spread malware, though their payloads differ. Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/PDF-Vulnerability-Exploited-in-MiniDuke-Campaign-Used-in-Zegost-PlugX-Attacks-349753.shtml April 30, Softpedia – (International) Vulnerabilities in... read more.

  • May 01, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

April 30, Softpedia – (International) PDF vulnerability exploited in MiniDuke campaign, used in Zegost, PlugX attacks. Researchers at Trend Micro found that at least three advanced persistent threat (APT) campaigns are using the CVE-2013-0640 vulnerability in Adobe Reader to spread malware, though their payloads differ. Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/PDF-Vulnerability-Exploited-in-MiniDuke-Campaign-Used-in-Zegost-PlugX-Attacks-349753.shtml April 30, Softpedia – (International) Vulnerabilities in... read more.

  • May 01, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

April 29, Help Net Security – (International) Sophisticated Apache backdoor in the wild. A sophisticated Apache backdoor dubbed “Linux/Cdorked.A” being used to redirect traffic to Web sites hosting the Blackhole exploit kit was found and analyzed by researchers at ESET and Sucuri. Source: http://www.net-security.org/secworld.php?id=14836 April 29, The H – (International) Hackers access personal data of 50 million LivingSocial users. The operators of LivingSocial contacted about 50 million customers and a... read more.

  • April 30, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

April 29, Help Net Security – (International) Sophisticated Apache backdoor in the wild. A sophisticated Apache backdoor dubbed “Linux/Cdorked.A” being used to redirect traffic to Web sites hosting the Blackhole exploit kit was found and analyzed by researchers at ESET and Sucuri. Source: http://www.net-security.org/secworld.php?id=14836 April 29, The H – (International) Hackers access personal data of 50 million LivingSocial users. The operators of LivingSocial contacted about 50 million customers and a... read more.

  • April 30, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

April 26, TechWeek Europe – (International) Researchers warn over Apple Safari flaw. Researchers at Rapid7 highlighted a flaw in Apple’s Safari browser that could allow attackers to hijack users’ sessions or extract information and files if a victim opens a malicious webarchive file. Source: http://www.techweekeurope.co.uk/news/apple-safari-webarchive-vulnerability- 114516 April 25, Dark Reading – (International) Possible exploit avenue discovered for DarkLeech web server attacks. A Cisco Systems resear... read more.

  • April 29, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

April 26, TechWeek Europe – (International) Researchers warn over Apple Safari flaw. Researchers at Rapid7 highlighted a flaw in Apple’s Safari browser that could allow attackers to hijack users’ sessions or extract information and files if a victim opens a malicious webarchive file. Source: http://www.techweekeurope.co.uk/news/apple-safari-webarchive-vulnerability- 114516 April 25, Dark Reading – (International) Possible exploit avenue discovered for DarkLeech web server attacks. A Cisco Systems resear... read more.

  • April 29, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

April 24, The H – (International) WordPress cache plugins enabled remote PHP execution. WordPress posted details of a previously reported vulnerability in the WP Super Cache and W3 Total Cache plugins that allowed remote users to execute arbitrary PHP on servers. Source: http://www.h-online.com/security/news/item/WordPress-cache-plugins-enabled-remote-PHP-execution-1848961.html April 24, Softpedia – (International) Number of DDOS attacks increased by 200% in 2012, study shows. Akamai’s fourth quarter 201... read more.

  • April 26, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

April 24, The H – (International) WordPress cache plugins enabled remote PHP execution. WordPress posted details of a previously reported vulnerability in the WP Super Cache and W3 Total Cache plugins that allowed remote users to execute arbitrary PHP on servers. Source: http://www.h-online.com/security/news/item/WordPress-cache-plugins-enabled-remote-PHP-execution-1848961.html April 24, Softpedia – (International) Number of DDOS attacks increased by 200% in 2012, study shows. Akamai’s fourth quarter 201... read more.

  • April 26, 2013