Vulnerability Archive

FBI: Companies from USA spends tens of billions annually against Chinese cyber espionage

Aggressive cyber war carried by China against the United States causing each year  losses worth billions of dollars to American companies, said FBI Director James Comey AFP reports. According to federal police chief, the vast majority of American companies have been targeted by this type of activities.

Shellshock bug, the error that could send Heartbleed into obscurity

A security error called “Shellshock bug” or “Bug Bash” might prove even more devastating than Heartbleed, error that impacted approximately 500,000 computers last spring, according ktvu.com. Computer security experts have analyzed Thursday the threat and installed patches on servers around the world to prevent the spread of

Apple released iOS 8.0.2 in order to fix mistakes

The latest version of iOS fix bugs and security issues discovered after the release of patch previously The last but one patch released by Apple, iOS 8.0.1, brought more problems than fixes for users of iPhone or iPad. Less than 24 hours after withdrawal, Apple unveiled iOS

Android L will encrypt data right from the installation

Encryption possibility was offered only optional to users.  Until the official release of Android L, users are currently satisfied only with the good news. The last one refers to the possibility of data encryption. Although the option was offered to users since 2011, Android L will encrypt data from

Gmail hacked. Millions of Gmail accounts and passwords have appeared on the internet

Gmail was hacked today, about 5 million gmail accounts were published on Bitcoin Security Forum Russian hackers. Alarming news this morning for those who have Gmail account. Russian hackers have published no less than 5 million users and passwords, but it seems we do not have serious

Aple improves iCloud security after Celebrity Hack, Tim Cook’s opinion regarding the security breach

Apple ups iCloud security by using two-factor authentication and adding lots of alerts because of the iCloud Celebrity Hack, when dozens of celebrity nude photos were stolen. The first security measurement is that Apple started to notify users when someone tries to restore iCloud data to a

iCloud hacked, Dozens of nude photos with Jennifer Lawrence were stolen

iCloud service was hacked today. A hacker claims to have managed to take possession of nude photos of several celebrities. The anonymous hacker, called Tristan, dumped a large cache of female celebrities photographs onto the 4chan online forum, an online message board used for sharing pictures. The

Fiverr CSRF Attack Explained ( How to avoid a phishing attack )

Fiverr.com recently suffered a Cross Site Request Forgery attack (CSRF attack). Below you’ll see a video posted by Mohamed A. Baset, a hacker that demonstrates how easy is to steal the account credentials of an anonymous user on a well known website, fiverr.com . What is CSRF?

2014 Internet Security Threat Report

Symantec has released it’s 2014 Internet Security Threat Report. This vulnerability report presents an overview and analysis of the year in global threat activity. They reached volume 19 with this threat report. The report is based on data from the Symantec Global Intelligence Network, which Symantec’s analysts

Heartbleed Hit List – Websites affected by heart bleed

As I said in an earlier post, Heartbleed, an OpenSSL vulnerability affected over half of the internet websites. Now comes the most important questions: Should I change my password? What websites were affected? The most affected websites are the social networks, the search engines and the email