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Buffer Overflow to Run Root Shell - Full Tutorial

Buffer Overflow Basics Overview Buffer overflows were an earth-shattering vulnerability exploited in the late 1980’s that are protected against on modern systems. That said, they are still relevant, and pave the way to learning more advanced e...

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Apple Unpatched VPN Bypass Bug Impacts iOS 13, Warn Researchers

The vulnerability can be exploited to reveal limited traffic data including a device’s IP address.

Threatpost | 2 days ago
Critical CODESYS Bug Allows Remote Code Execution

CVE-2020-10245, a heap-based buffer overflow that rates 10 out of 10 in severity, exists in the CODESYS web server and takes little skill to exploit.

Threatpost | 3 days ago
Tupperware Cyberattack Stores Away Customer Payment Cards

The food container company's main website had a card skimmer that scooped up online customers' payment card data.

Threatpost | 3 days ago
Emerging APT Mounts Mass iPhone Surveillance Campaign

The malware, the work of a new APT called TwoSail Junk, allows deep surveillance and total control over iOS devices.

Threatpost | 3 days ago
Russians Shut Down Huge Card Fraud Ring

Federal investigators in Russia have charged at least 25 people accused of operating a sprawling international credit card theft ring....

Krebs on Security | 3 days ago
As Zoom Booms, Incidents of ‘ZoomBombing’ Become a Growing Nuisance

Numerous instances of online conferences being disrupted by pornographic images, hate speech or even threats can be mitigated using some platform...

Threatpost | 3 days ago
Hackers Hijack Routers to Spread Malware Via Coronavirus Apps

The router DNS hijacking attacks have targeted more than a thousand victims with the Oski info-stealing malware.

Threatpost | 3 days ago
Tokyo Olympics Postponed, But 5G Security Lessons Shine

Threatpost Senior Editor Tara Seals is joined by Russ Mohr, engineer and Apple evangelist at MobileIron along with Jerry Ray, COO at SecureAge,...

Threatpost | 4 days ago
Apple Update Fixes WebKit Flaws in iOS, Safari

Apple's security update included a slew of vulnerabilities in various components of iOS, macOS and Safari - the most severe of which could enable...

Threatpost | 4 days ago
US Government Sites Give Bad Security Advice

Many U.S. government Web sites now carry a message prominently at the top of their home pages meant to help visitors better distinguish between...

Krebs on Security | 4 days ago
Chinese Hackers Exploit Cisco, Citrix Flaws in Massive Espionage Campaign

Researchers say that APT41's exploits are part of one of the broadest espionage campaigns they've seen from a Chinese-linked actor "in recent...

Threatpost | 4 days ago
GE Employees Lit Up with Sensitive Doc Breach

Marriage, divorce and death certificates, beneficiary info, passports and more were all caught up in an email takeover hack.

Threatpost | 4 days ago
Who’s Behind the ‘Web Listings’ Mail Scam?

In December 2018, KrebsOnSecurity looked at how dozens of U.S. political campaigns, cities and towns had paid a shady company called Web Listings...

Krebs on Security | 6 days ago
Security Breach Disrupts Fintech Firm Finastra

Finastra, a company that provides a range of technology solutions to banks worldwide, said it was shutting down key systems in response to a...

Krebs on Security | a week ago
Zyxel Flaw Powers New Mirai IoT Botnet Strain

In February, hardware maker Zyxel fixed a zero-day vulnerability in its routers and VPN firewall products after KrebsOnSecurity told the company...

Krebs on Security | a week ago
Coronavirus Widens the Money Mule Pool

With many people being laid off or working from home thanks to the Coronavirus pandemic, cybercrooks are almost certain to have more than their...

Krebs on Security | a week ago
The Web’s Bot Containment Unit Needs Your Help

Anyone who's seen the 1984 hit movie Ghostbusters likely recalls the pivotal scene where a government bureaucrat orders the shutdown of the ghost...

Krebs on Security | a week ago
Live Coronavirus Map Used to Spread Malware

Cybercriminals constantly latch on to news items that captivate the public's attention, but usually they do so by sensationalizing the topic or...

Krebs on Security | 2 weeks ago
Crafty Web Skimming Domain Spoofs “https”

Earlier today, KrebsOnSecurity alerted the 10th largest food distributor in the United States that one of its Web sites had been hacked and...

Krebs on Security | 2 weeks ago
Microsoft Patch Tuesday, March 2020 Edition

Microsoft Corp. today released updates to plug more than 100 security holes in its various Windows operating systems and associated software. If...

Krebs on Security | 2 weeks ago

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