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Eduard Kovacs
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Researchers identified 12,000 references to PoC exploits over the last year, with social media being the main distribution channel
Researchers identified 12,000 references to PoC exploits over the last year, with social media being the main distribution channel
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Cisco patches critical and high severity vulnerabilities in FirePOWER and TelePresence products
Cisco patches critical and high severity vulnerabilities in FirePOWER and TelePresence products
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Researchers discovered 'a young Russian hacker' bragging in an online forum that he had acquired and was ready to give away 1.17 billion stolen credential records. Even after deduping, it still amounts to 272.3 million stolen accounts.
Researchers discovered 'a young Russian hacker' bragging in an online forum that he had acquired and was ready to give away 1.17 billion stolen credential records.
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A stored XSS vulnerability in the bbPress forum software WordPress plugin exposed 300,000 websites to attacks
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Palo Alto Networks discovered a malware family called Infy that has been used by an Iranian actor in targeted attacks since 2007
Palo Alto Networks discovered a malware family called Infy that has been used by an Iranian actor in targeted attacks since 2007
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The hackers behind a cyber attack against Qatar National Bank (QNB) say they will imminently release details of a second bank hack.
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A serious vulnerability in a Qualcomm software package allows hackers to access sensitive data stored on Android devices
A serious vulnerability in a Qualcomm software package allows hackers to access sensitive data stored on Android devices
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Apple has updated Xcode to version 7.3.1 to address a couple of vulnerabilities affecting Git
Apple has updated Xcode to version 7.3.1 to address a couple of vulnerabilities affecting Git
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The Core Infrastructure Initiative’s first best practices badges were earned by Curl, GitLab, the Linux kernel, OpenBlox, OpenSSL, Node.js and Zephyr
The Core Infrastructure Initiative’s first best practices badges were earned by Curl, GitLab, the Linux kernel, OpenBlox, OpenSSL, Node.js and Zephyr
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Lost Door Remote Access Trojan (RAT) leverages routers Port Forward feature, a tactic also used by DarkComet
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Numerous websites are at risk after researchers discovered a critical vulnerability in the ImageMagick image processing suite
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OpenSSL has patched several vulnerabilities and informed users of a couple of non-security bugs that lead to an exploitable memory corruption
OpenSSL has patched several vulnerabilities and informed users of a couple of non-security bugs that lead to an exploitable memory corruption
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  • Polytechnic University of Timisoara
    Applied Sciences - IT Engineering, 2009
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  • SecurityWeek
    Europe-based Reporter, 2014 - present
  • Softpedia
    Security News Editor, 2011 - 2014
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