SYSTEM SECURITY

A $25 Raspberry Pi or similar tiny PCs could be used to hack SAP POS systems due to a critical vulnerability. SAP POS is client-server technology that belongs to the SAP for Retail line-up, it is widely adopted, it has

Microsoft researchers detected a 300% increase in user accounts attacked over the past year, and 44% growth in the number of account sign-ins attempted from malicious IP addresses. The data comes from Microsoft’s latest Security Intelligence Report (SIR) released today

In 2016, Linux turned 25. When it began, it was a student project. Today, Linux runs everything. From smartphones to supercomputers to web servers to clouds to the car, it’s all Linux, all the time. Even the one exception, the

This week, Cisco has released patches for multiple vulnerabilities spanning across a dozen of its products which included two high severity vulnerabilties. The severe vulnerabilties couold allow an attacker to perform a DOS attack or bypass local authentication. The severe

Apple has released patches addressing roughly four dozen exploitable security vulnerabilities in iOS, macOS, and WatchOS. The iOS 10.3.3 update resolves 47 flaws for the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch, including multiple remote code execution holes in the WebKit browser

Finally, by the requests of many, Microsoft has provided a security feature that will be released with the Fall Creators Update. The requested feature known as Pin and Password recovery allows a user to recover his forgotten password directly from

Millions of Samsung products ranging from TVs, smartphones, and cameras are currently running Tizen OS, a Linux based operating system backed by both Samsung Electronics and Intel. A researcher has recently made the claim that Tizen may contain up to

Two implementations of the Kerberos authentication protocol received patches this week against a vulnerability dubbed “Orpheus’ Lyre” that allowed a threat actor to bypass authentication procedures. Researchers tracked down the flaw to Kerberos versions released in 1996. The bug affects