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This enormous 10TB disk drive  will hold 15 hours of VR footage I MAGE: MASHABLE COMPOSITE/HGST BY CHRIS PERKINS Solid-state drives might be all the rage in personal computing, but the bar just keeps on rising in high-capacity hard-disk drives. HGST, a subs...
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Cisco hat in einem Security Advisory vor Attacken auf die Firmware seiner Router und Switches gewarnt. Hackern ist es demnach gelungen, die Boot-Firmware von Netzwerkgeräten, auf denen Ciscos IOS-Betriebssystem (Internetwork Operating System) läuft, durch eine eigene speziell präparierte Version zu ersetzen. Die Angreifer besaßen offenbar gültige Zugangsdaten für die Geräte, wie Computerworld berichtet.

Laut dem Bericht initialisiert die als ROMMON respektive ROM Monitor bezeichnete Firmware die Hardware und bootet im Anschluss das IOS-Betriebssystem. Die Attacke entspricht folglich einem Austausch des BIOS oder Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) eines PCs durch eine speziell präparierte Version.

Ein manipuliertes ROMMON-Image kann einen Cisco-Router oder einen Cisco-Switch ähnlich wie ein Rootkit dauerhaft kompromittieren. Typische IOS-Infektionen überdauerten einen Neustart dagegen nicht, erklärt Computerworld.

Cisco hebt hierbei jedoch hervor, dass bei der Attacke kein Sicherheitsleck ausgenutzt wird. Um die Firmware zu manipulieren, brauche ein Angreifer entweder gültige Zugangsdaten eines Administrators oder aber einen direkten physischen Zugang zu einem Router oder Switch. “Die Möglichkeit, ein neues ROMMON-Image auf IOS-Geräten zu installieren, ist eine dokumentierte Standardfunktion, die Administratoren für die Verwaltung ihrer Netzwerke nutzen”, schreibt Cisco.

Wie die Angreifer allerdings an die Anmeldedaten gelangt sind, teilt Cisco nicht mit. “Es sollte eine Warnung für Firmen mit IOS-Geräten sein, dass Netzwerkadministratoren ein Ziel sind”, kommentiert Computerworld. Da es sich Cisco zufolge ja um kein Sicherheitsleck handelt, hat das Unternehmen dementsprechend auch keinen Patch angekündigt. Stattdessen verweist es in seinem Advisory auf drei Whitepaper, die Anwendern helfen sollen, Angriffe auf IOS-Geräte zu erkennen und auch zu verhindern.
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It seems that to protect against this type of attack the simplest method is to remove remote management capability and keep them physically protected. If routers, switches, etc provided for the user to add a custom layer of security over the factory standard then these attacks would become rare. The same goes for all remotely managed devices. As with malware on computers, forcing the attacker to handle multiple, unique firewalls increases the trouble of creating the attack. It is similar to the difficulty involved in attacking systems with dissimilar instruction types as had protected Apple from the Intel code-based malware when Apple used IBM's PowerPC chipset.
Like in nature, the greater the diversity of defense strategies in crops, the less likely the chance of a pandemic affecting all variants of a species. Processor instruction set diversity works in the same way as would diversity in the access means necessary to affect these systems. Convenience features such as remote management access management will always be security vulnerabilities until a more secure means of validating trusted systems access is developed such as allowing for a physically and reachability protected intranet for device maintenance or a multitude of other techniques can be easily and cost-effectively added to systems. 
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Germanwings schrieb bei Twitter, man verfüge selbst noch über keine gesicherten Informationen. Sobald es diese gebe, werde man die Medien unverzüglich informieren. Updates würden auf der Website der Airline veröffentlicht.
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In Südfrankreich ist eine ‪#‎Germanwings‬-Maschine abgestürzt. Es handelt sich um den Flug ‪#‎4U9525‬ Barcelona - Düsseldorf. An Bord befanden sich offenbar 148 Personen.
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In Südfrankreich ist ein Airbus A320 der Lufthansa-Tochter Germanwings abgestürzt. Sie war mit 142 Passagieren an Bord auf dem Weg von Barcelona nach Düsseldorf. Laut Frankreichs Präsident Hollande sind viele Deutsche unter den Opfern.
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Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro with built-in beam projector unveiled at IFA 2015 We saw Lenovo announcing two new Yoga Tab 3 in different sizes , and the company has also unveiled a Pro variant of the device that comes with a built-in 70-inch beam projector and four...
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5) Yellowfin Tuna (Thunnus albacares) leaping 46.35 mph (74. 6 km per hour)

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