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Dell EMC Patches Critical Flaws in VMAX Enterprise Storage Systems

Attacks include a hard-coded password vulnerability that could give attackers unauthorized access to systems.   This post was originally published on https://threatpost.com/feed/. https://blacklakesecurity.com/dell-emc-patches-critical-flaws-in-vmax-enterprise-storage-systems/

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Microsoft boosts Windows Analytics to help squash Meltdown and Spectre bugs

A day after Microsoft announced it will be adding Windows Defender ATP down-level support for older OSes comes the news that its Windows Analytics service is getting new capabilities aimed at helping businesses tackle Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities on machines in their fleet. What is Windows Analytics? Windows Analytics is a free telemetry analysis tool […]

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Researchers Find New Twists In ‘Olympic Destroyer’ Malware

Researchers now believe attackers may have had prior access to networks and that malware was more sophisticated than originally believed.   This post was originally published on https://threatpost.com/feed/. https://blacklakesecurity.com/researchers-find-new-twists-in-olympic-destroyer-malware/

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How cybercriminals exploited Telegram flaw to deliver malware

A “vulnerability” in Telegram’s desktop instant messaging client for Windows was exploited for months by Russian cybercriminals to deliver malware to users. Kaspersky Lab researchers discovered in October 2017 that the flaw – which is actually more of a loophole, really – was being actively exploited. They notified Telegram about the issue, and sometime between […]

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Microsoft, Adobe February 2018 security updates: An overview

The Microsoft February 2018 security updates are for Internet Explorer, Edge, Windows, Office, Office Services and Web Apps, Adobe Flash, and ChakraCore (the core part of the Chakra Javascript engine that powers Microsoft Edge). Jimmy Graham, director of product management at Qualys, considers the Adobe Flash update and that for StructuredQuery in Windows servers and […]

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