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Joomla Security Update for CMS

Joomla has released version 3.4.7 of its content management system (CMS) software to address two vulnerabilities of which its exploitation may allow attackers to take control of the vulnerable website.Users and administrators are encouraged to

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VMware Security Advisory

VMware has released security advisory for VMware ESXI, Fusion, Player and Workstation. The security advisory will address a number of earlier reported vulnerability such as privilege escalation and kernel memory corruption.

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Mozilla Security Updates

Mozilla has released security updates to address vulnerability in Firefox. Exploitation of these vulnerabilities may allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information from an affected system. The updates include Firefox 43.0.2 and Firefox

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Security Advisories

CISCO wireless Residential Gateway Vulnerability

TZCERT-2014-07: Vulnerability Alert CISCO wireless Residential Gateway Vulnerability Date of First Release: 17-07-2014 Date of Last Release: 17-07-2014 Source: CISCO System Affected: The following Cisco products are affected by this

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CISCO wireless Residential Gateway Vulnerability

TZCERT-2014-12: VULNERABILITY ALERT  SSL 3.0 Protocol Vulnerability and POODLE Attack Date of First Release: 11-12-2014 Date of Last Release: 11-12-2014 Source: US-CERT, Symantec, IETF System Affected: All systems and applications utilizing the

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SSL 3.0 Protocol Vulnerability and POODLE Attack

TZCERT-2014-12: VULNERABILITY ALERT  SSL 3.0 Protocol Vulnerability and POODLE Attack Date of First Release: 11-12-2014 Date of Last Release: 11-12-2014 Source: US-CERT, Symantec, IETF System Affected: All systems and applications utilizing the

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Child Online Protection

Protecting children online is a global challenge, which requires a global approach. While many efforts to improve child online protection are already under way, their reach has been more national than global. ITU has established the Child Online Protection initiative to create an international collaborative network and promote online safety of children around the world.

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Cyber Security News & Updates

Data Leaked From Hacker Forum Nulled.io

The popular hacker forum Nulled.io has been breached and its members’ details have been made public, Risk Based Security reported last week. Nulled.io is a forum where roughly 500,000 users have discussed leaks, monetization methods, cracks, and coding. The website is also a place where people buy and sell services, products and compromised credentials. On … Continue reading Data Leaked From Hacker Forum Nulled.io

Information Security And Risk in 2016

C-suite executives have woken up to the threat posed by data theft, denial-of-service attacks and vulnerable systems. In 2015, for example, a series of high-profile cases illustrated the degree to which such attacks can damage a company’s reputation, brand and, ultimately, profits. Where businesses once undervalued cybersecurity, considering it the domain of CIOs and IT … Continue reading Information Security And Risk in 2016

Nuclear Facilities in 20 Countries May Be Easy Targets for Cyberattacks

Twenty nations with significant atomic stockpiles or nuclear power plants have no government regulations requiring minimal protection of those facilities against cyberattacks, according to a study by the Nuclear Threat Initiative. The findings build on growing concerns that a cyberattack could be the easiest and most effective way to take over a nuclear power plant … Continue reading Nuclear Facilities in 20 Countries May Be Easy Targets for Cyberattacks

Cybersecurity much more than a compliance exercise

Even as an overwhelming majority of large global enterprises feel vulnerable to data breaches and other security threats, too many organizations continue to approach cybersecurity as a compliance exercise, according to a new survey from the security vendor Vormetric. In a poll of more than 1,100 security executives around the world, 91 percent of respondents … Continue reading Cybersecurity much more than a compliance exercise