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Continuous news on hardware and software vulnerabilities from proof of concept to zero day, the dangerous to the novel. Follow the patching topic to narrow your news to emerging fixes.

Telstra wants legal clarity to block malicious traffic

Telstra wants legal clarity to block malicious traffic

Reveals plan to 'inoculate' Australia against threats.
May 9 2018 11:55AM
'Critical' firmware and hardware flaws found in AMD chips

'Critical' firmware and hardware flaws found in AMD chips

But how severe, and were they responsibly disclosed?
Mar 14 2018 5:48AM
Critical Cisco flaw under active exploit

Critical Cisco flaw under active exploit

'Patch immediately'.
Feb 12 2018 10:44AM
Critical chip flaw affects Intel, AMD and ARM

Critical chip flaw affects Intel, AMD and ARM

Google reveals research role, origins of vulnerability.
Jan 4 2018 10:19AM
Wi-fi flaw confuses Aussie internet users

Wi-fi flaw confuses Aussie internet users

Do home routers really need urgent patching?
Oct 18 2017 6:45AM
Microsoft won't patch Edge XSS vulnerability

Microsoft won't patch Edge XSS vulnerability

Content security policy bypass is 'by design'.
Sep 7 2017 6:33AM
LinkedIn exploit left millions exposed to malware

LinkedIn exploit left millions exposed to malware

Vulnerabilities in LinkedIn's messaging service now patched.
Aug 22 2017 9:42AM
High-severity flaw found in OpenSSL

High-severity flaw found in OpenSSL

Users with version 1.1.0 advised to upgrade.
Feb 17 2017 6:30AM
Flaw found in Schneider Electric data centre monitoring system

Flaw found in Schneider Electric data centre monitoring system

Could allow remote access to unencrypted passwords.
Feb 2 2017 5:13PM
Attackers exploit ancient 'Dirty COW' kernel flaw

Attackers exploit ancient 'Dirty COW' kernel flaw

Dangerous local user privilege escalation possible.
Oct 21 2016 9:00AM
Apple iMessage preview leaks user device data

Apple iMessage preview leaks user device data

Potential for drive-by attacks without user intervention.
Oct 5 2016 8:25AM
Knox flaws give full control of Samsung Galaxy, Note devices

Knox flaws give full control of Samsung Galaxy, Note devices

Researchers detail KNOXout attack.
Oct 5 2016 8:23AM
Zero-days discovered in EMC VMAX products

Zero-days discovered in EMC VMAX products

Full compromise of appliances possible.
Oct 4 2016 6:56AM
OpenSSL security patches created critical vulnerability

OpenSSL security patches created critical vulnerability

Fix for low severity issue turns problematic.
Sep 27 2016 4:38AM
Apple iOS 10 backup security can be easily cracked

Apple iOS 10 backup security can be easily cracked

Flaw could unravel whole Keychain secure credentials storage.
Sep 26 2016 11:05AM
OpenSSL patches high-severity vulnerability

OpenSSL patches high-severity vulnerability

Could be abused for denial-of-service attacks.
Sep 23 2016 7:00AM
Qld steps up vulnerability scanning across govt websites

Qld steps up vulnerability scanning across govt websites

State wants to know how at risk it really is.
Jun 16 2016 6:30AM
Users urged to uninstall QuickTime for Windows after Apple ends support

Users urged to uninstall QuickTime for Windows after Apple ends support

Won't patch active flaws.
Apr 15 2016 10:38AM
Windows 10 hit by problematic update

Windows 10 hit by problematic update

Blamed by users for a range of problems.
Mar 7 2016 6:40AM
Is your business at risk from Microsoft's Skype flaws?

Is your business at risk from Microsoft's Skype flaws?

[Blog post] Why having up-to-date patches is crucial.
Feb 16 2016 2:59PM

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