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Researchers warn users of several plugins to update as vulnerabilities are being actively exploited to redirect website visitor traffic.
Posted: August 23, 2019, 7:30 pm
From a backdoor placed in the Webmin utility to vulnerability disclosure drama around zero-days in Valve's Steam gaming clients, Threatpost breaks down this week's top stories.
Posted: August 23, 2019, 4:38 pm
Security researchers at Pen Test Partners have found a privilege escalation flaw in the much-maligned Lenovo Solution Center software.
Posted: August 23, 2019, 4:00 pm
Google introduced a new initiative that it hopes will fight shady online advertising practices such as digital fingerprinting.
Posted: August 22, 2019, 7:47 pm
Willie Sutton and mobile attackers have much in common -- but defenses have evolved since the famous bank robber had his heyday.
Posted: August 22, 2019, 4:27 pm
The app purported to stream music - but actually siphoned victims' device contacts and files.
Posted: August 22, 2019, 2:16 pm
After Valve banned him from its bug bounty program, a researcher has found a second zero-day vulnerability affecting the Steam gaming client.
Posted: August 21, 2019, 8:40 pm
Security researchers worry that this weekend's coordinated attacks on more than 20 Texas governments mark a change in how ransomware attacks will be launched in the future.
Posted: August 21, 2019, 7:20 pm
Six bugs found in Cisco’s Unified Computing System gear and its 220 Series Smart switches can allow unauthenticated remote hackers to take over equipment.
Posted: August 21, 2019, 5:38 pm
Backdoor was intentionally planted in 2018 and found during the DEF CON 2019 security conference when researchers stumbled upon malicious code.
Posted: August 21, 2019, 2:55 pm