Video demonstration: New Adobe Reader zero-day exploit
Posted on 08 November 2012.
Russian based security company Group-IB announced a new zero day vulnerability in Adobe Reader 10 and 11. According to their research, the exploit bypasses Reader's sandbox and is already included in the latest version of the Blackhole exploit kit.



In a brief commentary piece, Marcus Carey, security researcher at Rapid7 offers some guidance regarding this issue.





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USBdriveby: Compromising computers with a $20 microcontroller

Posted on 19 December 2014.  |  Security researcher Samy Kamkar has devised a fast and easy way to compromise an unlocked computer and open a backdoor on it: a simple and cheap ($20) pre-programmed Teensy microcontroller.


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