Patch this critical software flaw now says Homeland Security in emergency warning

Government agencies in the US have until today to patch a Windows Server vulnerability that could give hackers control over federal networks. How cybersecurity has changed since the coronavirus outbreak began, and what it means for businesses Watch Now The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has given system administrators until today (21 September) to patch … Continue reading Patch this critical software flaw now says Homeland Security in emergency warning

Samsung fixes critical Android flaws with September updates

Samsung has started rolling out Android's September security updates to mobile devices to fix critical security vulnerabilities in the operating system and enhance overall features on the devices. This week Android published their September 2020 security updates, which includes numerous security patches for critical vulnerabilities impacting the latest devices. As observed by BleepingComputer, Samsung Galaxy … Continue reading Samsung fixes critical Android flaws with September updates

WhatsApp discloses six previously undisclosed flaws

WhatsApp addressed six previously undisclosed flaws in its app and disclosed them on a new dedicated security advisory site. WhatsApp announced more transparency about the vulnerabilities affecting its app and will publicly disclose them to the users. The company addressed six previously undisclosed flaws in its app and disclosed them on a new dedicated web … Continue reading WhatsApp discloses six previously undisclosed flaws

Magento Sites Vulnerable to RCE Stemming From Magmi Plugin Flaws

Two flaws – one of them yet to be fixed – are afflicting a third-party plugin used by Magento e-commerce websites. Researchers have disclosed two flaws that could enable remote code execution attacks on the Magento Mass Import (Magmi) plugin, an open source database client that imports data into Magento. Magmi is a Magento database … Continue reading Magento Sites Vulnerable to RCE Stemming From Magmi Plugin Flaws

The Fatal Flaw in Data Security

Simply stated: No matter how sophisticated your security software is, data cannot be simultaneously used and secured. But that may be changing soon. Keeping data secure has been an ongoing quest for security professionals since we first began processing and storing large amounts of data. For me, that was during my time working in Israeli … Continue reading The Fatal Flaw in Data Security