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QUANTUM Technology Sold by Cyberweapons Arms Manufacturers 0

QUANTUM Technology Sold by Cyberweapons Arms Manufacturers

Last October, I broke the story about the NSA’s top secret program to inject packets into the Internet backbone: QUANTUM. Specifically, I wrote about how QUANTUMINSERT injects packets into existing Internet connections to redirect a user to an NSA web server codenamed FOXACID to infect the user’s computer. Since then, we’ve learned a lot more about how QUANTUM works , and general details of many other QUANTUM programs .

August’s Patch Tuesday 0

August’s Patch Tuesday

Another Patch Tuesday is upon us, and both Microsoft and Adobe have pushed out updates to fix issues with multiple products. Microsoft Microsoft released nine updates today to address 37 CVEs. These updates impact Windows, Internet Explorer, .NET…

Microsoft Patch Tuesday – August 2014, (Tue, Aug 12th) 0

Microsoft Patch Tuesday – August 2014, (Tue, Aug 12th)

Overview of the August 2014 Microsoft patches and their status. # Affected Contra Indications – KB Known Exploits Microsoft rating (**) ISC rating (*) clients servers MS14-043 Vulnerability in Windows Media Center Could Allow Remote Code Execution Microsoft Windows CVE-2014-4060 KB 2978742 No Severity:Critical Exploitability: 1 Critical Critical MS14-044 Vulnerabilities in SQL Server Could Allow Elevation of Privilege Microsoft SQL Server CVE-2014-1820 CVE-2014-4061 KB 2984340 No Severity:Important Exploitability: 1 Important Important MS14-045 Vulnerabilities in Kernel-Mode Drivers Could Allow Elevation Of Privilege Microsoft Windows CVE-2014-0318 CVE-2014-1819 CVE-2014-4064 KB 2984615 No Severity:Important Exploitability: 1 Important Important MS14-046 Vulnerability in .NET Framework Could Allow Security Feature Bypass Microsoft Windows,Microsoft .NET Framework CVE-2014-4062 KB 2984625 No Severity:Important Exploitability: 1 Important Important MS14-047 Vulnerability in LRPC Could Allow Security Feature Bypass Microsoft Windows CVE-2014-0316 KB 2978668 No Severity:Important Exploitability: 1 Important Important MS14-048 Vulnerability in OneNote Could Allow Remote Code Execution Microsoft Office CVE-2014-2815 KB 2977201 No Severity:Important Exploitability: 1 Critical Important MS14-049 Vulnerability in Windows Installer Service Could Allow Elevation of Privilege Microsoft Windows CVE-2014-1814 KB 2962490 No Severity:Important Exploitability: 1 Important Important MS14-050 Vulnerability in Microsoft SharePoint Server Could Allow Elevation of Privilege Microsoft Server Software CVE-2014-2816 KB 2977202 No Severity:Important Exploitability: 1 Important Important MS14-051 Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer Microsoft Windows, Internet Explorer CVE-2014-2774 CVE-2014-2784 CVE-2014-2796 CVE-2014-2808 CVE-2014-2810 CVE-2014-2811 CVE-2014-2817 CVE-2014-2818 CVE-2014-2819 CVE-2014-2820 CVE-2014-2821 CVE-2014-2822 CVE-2014-2823 CVE-2014-2824 CVE-2014-2825 CVE-2014-2826 CVE-2014-2827 CVE-2014-4050 CVE-2014-4051 CVE-2014-4052 CVE-2014-4055 CVE-2014-4056 CVE-2014-4057 CVE-2014-4058 CVE-2014-4063 CVE-2014-4067 CVE-2014-2774 CVE-2014-2784 CVE-2014-2796 CVE-2014-2808 CVE-2014-2810 CVE-2014-2811 CVE-2014-2817 CVE-2014-2818 CVE-2014-2819 CVE-2014-2820 CVE-2014-2821 CVE-2014-2822 CVE-2014-2823 CVE-2014-2824 CVE-2014-2825 CVE-2014-2826 CVE-2014-2827 CVE-2014-4050 CVE-2014-4051 CVE-2014-4052 CVE-2014-4055 CVE-2014-4056 CVE-2014-4057 CVE-2014-4058 CVE-2014-4063 CVE-2014-4067 KB 2976627 Yes! Severity:Critical Exploitability: 1 Critical Important We will update issues on this page for about a week or so as they evolve