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Microsoft Word Macro Execution 0day Exploit Found

Microsoft Word Macro Execution 0day Exploit Found

An exploit in Microsoft Office Word has been discovered allowing hackers to execute malicious macro-based codes. Attackers can run the exploit in Metasploit and embed a macro virus into a Microsoft...
An image of the Drupal that is vulnerable to an RCE Exploit.

Drupal RCE Exploit Has Been Released for the “Drupalgeddon2” Vulnerability

In just a short span of time, after the working Drupal RCE Exploit is released to the general public, the hackers have begun exploiting the recently revealed vital vulnerability in Drupal....
Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime security patch released

Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime security patch released

Samsung is expected to refresh its line of smartphones very soon - from J-series to S-series. Both the Galaxy J7 (2017) and the Galaxy S8 have been leaked in full by...
Wordpress Theme "dance-studio" Vulnerable to Arbitrary Shell Upload

WordPress Theme “dance-studio” Vulnerable to Arbitrary Shell Upload

A vulnerability in the WordPress theme "dance-studio" has been discovered allowing attackers to upload malicious files like a shell, onto the targeted website. The exploit was posted to the exploit database,...
Hackers Can Hijack Anyones Twitter Tweets (Legally)

Hackers Can Hijack Anyone’s Twitter Tweets (Legally)

Hackers can hijack tweets using a python script, created by misterch0c that runs through any twitter account to allow anyone to hijack any twitter accounts or users tweet.When the script is...
Google Online Security Blog - The glibc DNS Client Issue - Debugging Tools

The glibc DNS Client Issue: Google Online Security Debugging Tools

The Staff Security Engineer in this article (Serna) from Google filed a ticket to their supervisor (Stadmeyer) and they spent a good deal of time trying to figure out exactly why...
Google Project Shield

Google Introduces Project Shield in the Hopes of Protecting the World’s News from Digital...

Denial of service attacks (DDoS) is a very serious issue for most websites. There are a huge variety of hacks that people use:Internet control message protocol floods SYN flood attacks Teardrop attacks Peer-to-peer attacks Permanent...
Nokia Leading Security with Multi-Layer Cloud Protection That Protects Users on Many Levels

Nokia Leading Security with Multi-Layer Cloud Protection That Protects Users on Many Levels

ESPOO, FINLAND– Many businesses believe that the cloud is the way of the future because it’s faster and easier for large numbers of people to navigate. The problem is that many...