IT Security

Flaw in Git could result in remote code execution

Security researchers have discovered a number of flaws in Git that could have enabled hackers to run remote code on

Google rolls out free cyberattack shield for elections and campaigns

For about an hour on the night of a primary election in May, residents in Knox County, Tennessee, couldn’t tell

ADOBE DOLES OUT SECOND ROUND OF HIGHER PRIORITY PATCHES

A week after issuing updates on Patch Tuesday, Adobe has posted patches for a second slew of 24 critical vulnerabilities,

PHISHING SPY CAMPAIGN TARGETS TOP MIDEAST OFFICIALS

Researchers have discovered a phishing campaign that infected Android devices with custom surveillance-ware bent on extracting data from top officials,

URL file attacks spread Quant Loader trojan

A recent spate of attacks using phishing, social engineering, exploits, and obfuscation are being used to spread a Quant Loader

Hackers using flaw in Cisco switches to attack

Security researchers have warned that hackers are using badly-configured Cisco switches to gain entry into the infrastructure of organisations worldwide.

NEW ENCRYPTION SERVICE ADDS PRIVACY PROTECTION FOR WEB BROWSING

MOST OF THE traffic on the web is encrypted. And more websites are adopting basic encryption measures every day. That

Interpol warns IoT devices at risk

Cyber-attacks against IoT devices have grown markedly over the past two years, prompting a warning from Interpol that nearly any