• img February 19, 2018

Week in review: Vulnerability tracking, GDPR quick guide, tackling the insider threat

Here’s an overview of some of last week’s most interesting news and articles: Intel offers to pay for Spectre-like side channel vulnerabilities Intel is expanding the bug bounty program it started last March, and is raising considerably the awards it plans to give out for helpful vulnerability information. The company is, simultaneously, starting a new […]

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  • img February 16, 2018

Apple Rushes Fix for Latest ‘Text Bomb’ Bug As Abuse Spreads

Apple said it is working on a fix for the latest text bomb bug that crashes a number of iOS and Mac apps that display specific Telugu language characters.      This post was originally published on https://threatpost.com/feed/. https://blacklakesecurity.com/apple-rushes-fix-for-latest-text-bomb-bug-as-abuse-spreads/

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  • img February 16, 2018

Dell EMC plugs critical bugs in VMAX enterprise storage offerings

Dell EMC has patched two critical flaws in vApp Manager, the management interface for its VMAX enterprise storage systems, and is urging all customers to implement fixes as soon as possible. About the VMAX enterprise storage vulnerabilities The flaws were discovered and reported by Tenable’s director of reverse engineering Carlos Perez. The graver of the […]

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  • img February 16, 2018

Scanned IDs of 119,000 FedEx customers exposed online

An unsecured Amazon Web Services bucket holding personal information and scans of IDs of some 119,000 US and international citizens has been found sitting online by Kromtech security researcher earlier this month. The stored data had been stockpiled by Bongo International, a company that specialized in helping North American retailers and brands sell online to […]

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  • img February 16, 2018

Three Ways to Take Home the Gold When It Comes to Cybersecurity at the Olympics

The Winter Olympics have officially kicked off in Pyeongchang, South Korea – where the best athletes from around the world showcase their talents and vie for Gold as they represent their countries on the world stage.Although sometimes overlooked, the Olympic Games – and other high-profile events – become ground zero for another global talent race: […]

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