A recently observed attack employed a Python-based ransomware variant to target an organization’s VMware ESXi server and encrypt all virtual disks, Sophos reports.
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New vulnerabilities have been discovered in Fortress S03 Wi-Fi Home Security System that could be potentially abused by a malicious party to gain unauthorized access with an aim to alter system behavior, including disarming the devices without the victim’s knowledge. The two unpatched issues, tracked under the identifiers CVE-2021-39276 (CVSS score: 5.3) and CVE-2021-39277 (CVSS […]
The Digital Identity Legislation is hoping to ensure privacy safeguards are in place, such as limiting access to biometric information, but it will include the ability for users to consent to their biometric information being accessed for fraud or security investigations. Source: Read More (Latest topics for ZDNet in Security)
Working from home, did you get a meeting invite recently that pointed to https://meet.google.com ? Well, that’s indeed where Google’s online meeting tool is located. But potentially the URL you got is not “only” leading you there. Google Meet and Google Hangouts have a so-called open-redirect vulnerability. Phishers have found it, and are currently abusing […]