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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...
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....
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,...
WordPress SQL Injection

WordPress < 4.8.3 Vulnerable To SQL Injection (SQLI) Exploit

A security researcher named "Anthony Ferrara" has found a critical SQL Injection (SQLI) vulnerability in the WordPress CMS. According to WordPress team, the vulnerability exists in all previous versions of the...
WordPress REST API 0day Exploit is Out: Patch your CMS Now!

WordPress REST API 0day Exploit is Out: Patch your CMS Now!

WordPress fixed three safety defects almost a week ago. However, only just recently did the organization address the unknown 0day exploits that allowed unauthorized hackers to edit and alter the content...
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...
Don’t Forget to Activate VPN on Your Mobile Device Too

Don’t Forget to Activate VPN on Your Mobile Device Too

VPN apps have come a long way from a niche product used by geeks to one of the most basic applications you can find on nearly half of digital devices. The...
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...

Joomla! 3.6.4 Admin TakeOver Exploit is Now Public

A few days ago, a Joomla exploit has surfaced on the internet affecting the version 3.6.4 by allowing an attacker to take administrative control over the website using the Content Management...