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.
Posted on 23 October 2014. | Targets of the spear phishing emails included staff at the Ministry of Defense in France, in the Vatican Embassy in Iraq, military officials from a number of countries, and more.
Posted on 22 October 2014. | A new Windows zero-day vulnerability is being actively exploited in the wild and is primarily a risk to users on servers and workstations that open documents with embedded OLE objects.
Posted on 21 October 2014. | Multiple banks say they have identified a pattern of credit and debit card fraud suggesting that several Staples Inc. office supply locations in the Northeastern United States are currently dealing with a data breach.
Posted on 15 October 2014. | Lynis unearths vulnerabilities, configuration errors, and provides tips for system hardening. It is written in shell script, installation is not required and can be performed with a privileged or non-privileged account.