Critical Bug Patched in Schneider Electric Vehicle Charging Station

Vulnerability in electric car charging stations could allow attackers to compromise devices.

SB18-358: Vulnerability Summary for the Week of December 17, 2018

Original release date: December 24, 2018 The US-CERT Cyber Security Bulletin provides a summary of new vulnerabilities that have been recorded by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) National Vulnerability Database (NVD) in the past week. The NVD is sponsored by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC) / United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT). For modified or updated entries, please visit the NVD, which contains historical vulnerability information. The vulnerabilities …
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2018: A Banner Year for Breaches

A look back at the blizzard of breaches that made up 2018.

Huawei Router Flaw Leaks Default Credential Status

It makes it simple for attackers to find devices to take over and add to botnets.

Chinese Malicious Cyber Activity

Original release date: December 20, 2018 The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Cybersecurity and Infrastructure and Security Agency (CISA) released information on Chinese government malicious cyber activity targeting global information technology (IT) service providers—such as managed service providers and cloud service providers—and their customers. These threat actors are actively exploiting trust relationships between IT service providers and their customers. NCCIC, part of CISA, encourages users and administrators to review the page on Chinese Malicious Cyber Activity for more information. This …
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Microsoft IE Zero Day Gets Emergency Patch

Microsoft issued an out-of-band patch for a zero day bug in its Internet Explorer browser.

Newsmaker Interview: Troy Mursch on Top Botnet Trends

MikroTik, Hadoop clusters, legislation and more will mark the botnet space in 2019.

U.S. Ballistic Missile Defense System Rife with Security Holes

Widespread, unpatched vulnerabilities are just one set of problems uncovered by a Department of Defense audit.

Automotive Security: It’s More Than Just What’s Under The Hood

True auto safety can only be achieved by knowing what every piece of code and hardware is that goes into the car.

Twitter Draws Data Privacy Concerns with Two New Bugs

The two flaws shed light on heightened concern around user data privacy when it comes to data.