Tagged: symantec

SB15-026: Vulnerability Summary for the Week of January 19, 2015 0

SB15-026: Vulnerability Summary for the Week of January 19, 2015

Original release date: January 26, 2015 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).

SB14-363: Vulnerability Summary for the Week of December 22, 2014 0

SB14-363: Vulnerability Summary for the Week of December 22, 2014

Original release date: December 29, 2014 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)

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Cowards Attack Sony PlayStation, Microsoft xBox Networks

A gaggle of young misfits that has long tried to silence this Web site now is taking credit for preventing millions of users from playing  Sony Playstation and Microsoft Xbox Live games this holiday season. The group, which calls itself LizardSquad , started attacking the gaming networks on or around Christmas Day. Various statements posted by self-described LizardSquad members on their open online chat forum — chat.lizardpatrol.com — suggest that these misguided individuals launched the attack for no other reason than because they thought it would be amusing to annoy and disappoint people who received new Xbox and Playstation consoles as holiday gifts

Which NTP Servers do You Need to Patch?, (Sat, Dec 20th) 0

Which NTP Servers do You Need to Patch?, (Sat, Dec 20th)

While people generally know where their real NTP servers are, all to often they dont know that theyve got a raft of accidental NTP servers – boxes that have NTP enabled without the system maintainers knowing about it. Common servers on the network like routers or switches (often when these are NTP clients, they are also NTP servers), PBXs and VOIP gateways, mail servers, certificate authorities and so on

Regin Malware 0

Regin Malware

Last week, we learned about a striking piece of malware called Regin that has been infecting computer networks worldwide since 2008. It’s more sophisticated than any known criminal malware, and everyone believes a government is behind it. No country has taken credit for Regin, but there’s substantial evidence that it was built and operated by the United States.

Corporate Abuse of Our Data 0

Corporate Abuse of Our Data

Last week, we learned about a striking piece of malware called Regin that has been infecting computer networks worldwide since 2008. It’s more sophisticated than any known criminal malware, and everyone believes a government is behind it. No country has taken credit for Regin, but there’s substantial evidence that it was built and operated by the United States