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Project Zero trials 30-day ‘patching window’
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Project Zero trials 30-day ‘patching window’

The policy change aims to encourage businesses to apply patches while reducing the risk of opportunistic attacks
16 Apr 2021
Weekly threat roundup: Chrome, Exchange Server, IoT devices
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Weekly threat roundup: Chrome, Exchange Server, IoT devices

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
15 Apr 2021
Microsoft patches actively exploited Desktop Window Manager flaw
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Microsoft patches actively exploited Desktop Window Manager flaw

The latest Patch Tuesday round of updates include fixes for 114 vulnerabilities, including five zero-days
14 Apr 2021
What is ethical hacking? White hat hackers explained
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What is ethical hacking? White hat hackers explained

Not all hackers are motivated by greed - some of them use their powers for good
9 Apr 2021
Weekly threat roundup: Fortinet, Apple Mail, AMD Zen 3 CPUs
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Weekly threat roundup: Fortinet, Apple Mail, AMD Zen 3 CPUs

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
8 Apr 2021
Weekly threat roundup: Apple, VMware, OpenSSL
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Weekly threat roundup: Apple, VMware, OpenSSL

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
1 Apr 2021
F5 Networks BIG-IP flaw is the latest to be exploited by hackers
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F5 Networks BIG-IP flaw is the latest to be exploited by hackers

Researchers identify ‘full chain exploitation’ targeting one of the seven now-patched remote code-execution flaws
22 Mar 2021
Weekly threat roundup: DuckDuckGo, Chrome, Cisco
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Weekly threat roundup: DuckDuckGo, Chrome, Cisco

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
18 Mar 2021
Restricting admin rights heavily mitigates impact of Microsoft flaws
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Restricting admin rights heavily mitigates impact of Microsoft flaws

Businesses may have dampened the effects of a 48% year-on-year rise in vulnerabilities by simply restricting privileges
17 Mar 2021
What is WannaCry?
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What is WannaCry?

The full story behind one of the worst ransomware outbreaks in history
4 Feb 2021
Researcher discovers hidden iOS 14 ‘BlastDoor’ security mechanism
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Researcher discovers hidden iOS 14 ‘BlastDoor’ security mechanism

This protective layer sandboxes incoming iMessages to protect users from malicious texts
29 Jan 2021
Hackers are actively exploiting three Apple iOS flaws
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Hackers are actively exploiting three Apple iOS flaws

Apple releases fixes for privilege escalation and remote code execution bugs in iOS, iPadOS and tvOS
27 Jan 2021
Weekly threat roundup: SAP, Windows 10, Chrome
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Weekly threat roundup: SAP, Windows 10, Chrome

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
21 Jan 2021
Weekly threat roundup: Solarwinds, HPE, and PostgreSQL
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Weekly threat roundup: Solarwinds, HPE, and PostgreSQL

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
17 Dec 2020
Weekly threat roundup: Microsoft Teams, VMware and QNAP NAS drives
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Weekly threat roundup: Microsoft Teams, VMware and QNAP NAS drives

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
10 Dec 2020
What is hacktivism?
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What is hacktivism?

From Anonymous to Omega, here’s everything you need to know about hackers with a conscience
9 Dec 2020
Weekly threat roundup: VMware, GitHub, Facebook, and MobileIron
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Weekly threat roundup: VMware, GitHub, Facebook, and MobileIron

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
26 Nov 2020
Weekly threat roundup: Cisco, BlueKeep, Apache Unomi
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Weekly threat roundup: Cisco, BlueKeep, Apache Unomi

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
19 Nov 2020
Microsoft patches actively exploited Windows Kernel flaw
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Microsoft patches actively exploited Windows Kernel flaw

The patch is one of 112 issued in November's Patch Tuesday
11 Nov 2020
Weekly threat roundup: NHS COVID-19 app, Nvidia, and Oracle
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Weekly threat roundup: NHS COVID-19 app, Nvidia, and Oracle

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
30 Oct 2020
Weekly threat roundup: Chrome, Citrix and WordPress
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Weekly threat roundup: Chrome, Citrix and WordPress

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
23 Oct 2020
Microsoft releases two emergency Windows patches
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Microsoft releases two emergency Windows patches

Windows Codecs Library and Visual Studio Code are afflicted with remote code execution flaws
19 Oct 2020
Weekly threat roundup: Windows 10, Adobe, and SonicWall VPNs
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Weekly threat roundup: Windows 10, Adobe, and SonicWall VPNs

The most dangerous and pressing cyber security exploits from the week gone by
16 Oct 2020