Weekly Security Summary Around The World

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Curious to know what happened this week in cyber security?  Here are most important stories of the past days in our weekly security round-up, so keep calm and read the news: 1. Only 12% of Organizations are Likely to Detect a Sophisticated Cyber Attack According to the EY survey of nearly 1,200 C-level leaders of the …

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Weekly Security Summary Around The World

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This week we wrote two articles about three WordPress plugins and Microsoft Word Vulnerability. Microsoft Word Vulnerability was there for 17 years but no one was aware of this. Read and take action as now these vulnerability is now in public domain. The most important story of the week was the one about Apple’s Face …

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Vulnerability In Microsoft Word Went Unnoticed For 17 Years

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Researchers claim Microsoft Word vulnerability, patched today, has existed for 17 years. Microsoft today released 53 security patches for the month of November as part of its routine Spot Tuesday upgrade. Among the solutions addresses CVE-2017-11882, an imperfection that has actually existed, undetected, in Microsoft Word for the past 17 years. The solutions introduced today …

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Weekly Security Summary Around The World

The most important story of the week was the one about a fake Whatsapp application found in Google Play store that tricked over a million of users into downloading it. Let’s find out what happened in cyber security industry this week in our weekly security roundup. Grab your coffee or tea and read the news! …

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Locky Ransomware Takes Another Turn

A recently found strain of Locky ransomware has actually been uncovered masquerading as genuine Microsoft Word files. An additional advancement of Locky ransomware is spreading out with destructive add-ons camouflaged as genuine files from efficiency applications like Microsoft Word and also Libre Office. Avira Lab identified the ransomware previously today. This type of Locky has the …

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Weekly Security Summary Around The World

This week we could not publish any article due to my bad health so now let’s see the major stories of the past days in our weekly round-up. As always, the cyber-security landscape brings new challenges, so read on and keep yourselves informed! 1.Unencrypted USB stick with 2.5GB of data detailing airport security found in …

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Weekly Security Summary Around The World

This week we published a major security alert, one that should not be overlooked: be careful about Bad Rabbit, a ransomware outbreak delivered through a fake Adobe Flash Update. It’s significantly more threatening than its predecessors like non-Petya or WannaCry, because it also saves the collected information. This malware spread like wildfire through major organizations in …

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Weekly Security Summary Around The World

The story of this week is about the Krack vulnerability which was discovered by security researchers and potentially impacting almost every Wi-Fi enabled device. Here are some of the other cyber security stories of the week that you’ll find in this weekly roundup: 1. Adobe Patches Flash Zero Day Exploited by Black Oasis APT Adobe released a Flash …

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Nonpatched Flaws Possibly Stolen in 2013 From Microsoft

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Hackers may have taken info on unpatched vulnerabilities after breaching Microsoft’s systems and also gaining access to a bug tracker back in 2013, Reuters reported on Monday. At the time of the breach, Microsoft notified customers that it had actually been targeted in an attack just like the ones focused on Facebook and also Apple. …

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Weekly Security Summary Around The World

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This week we published a security alert about two critical vulnerabilities found in Microsoft when the company released its monthly security updates. The most important story of this week was the one about the Australian Defence Force being hacked and top secret technical information being stolen from an Australian defence contractor. Here are some of the other …

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