Monthly Archives: October 2018

VLC and Other Software Affected By Bug in Media Library

A critical flaw in the LIVE555 Streaming Media RTSP server impacts famous applications, comprising VLC, MPlayer and others, Cisco Talos has observed.

Live Networks, Inc, developed LIVE555 Streaming Media mentions an open-source set of C++ libraries indicated for multimedia streaming. The libraries offer assistance for open standards employed in streaming, however can also be utilized for organizing of different famous formats of video and audio. The libraries are employed for cameras and other embedded gadgets in addition to media players.

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Critical Security Bugs in FreeRTOS Threats To Widespread Hijacking

Critical security bugs in FreeRTOS; an operating system kernel utilized in numerous internet-connected gadgets and embedded electronics; can be possible employed over the network to seize kit. Merely transmitting particularly crafted harmful data to a unsafe device, over the internet or network, can be adequate to crash or hijack it, meaning offenders can possibly get hold of controlling devices of strangers; if they utilize a unsafe kernel.

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Splunk Fixes Various Bugs in its Enterprise and Light Products

Recently, Splunk fixed various flaws in its Enterprise and Light products, containing vulnerabilities that have been evaluated as high critical. Splunk Enterprise permits companies to hunt, examine and visualize data gathered from different websites, apps, sensors and using several other devices. Splunk Light is a outcome that modifies log hunting and research, along with the network monitoring and server, in medium sized IT networks.

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Severe Bugs Permit Acquisition of D-Link Routers

Analysts have identified various flaws that can be made use of acquiring full activity of few D-Link routers, and fixes do not seem to be acquirable. Critical bugs have also been revealed in routers from Linksys.

The security flaws impacting D-Link devices were disclosed by a team of researchers from Poland at the Silesian University of Technology. The vulnerabilities affect the httpd server of various D-Link routers, containing DWR-111, DWR-116, DIR-140L, DWR-512, DIR-640L, DWR-712, DWR-912, and DWR-921.

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Cisco Fixes High Threat Security Flaws in Numerous Products

Cisco fixed fifteen high and medium threat security concerns in numerous products permitting hackers to generate Denial of Service situations, to restart the devices, to prospect impervious info, and acquire access to private details on unsafe systems. Cisco patched more flaws today and permitted hackers to manage Cross-Site Scripting and Cross-Site Request Forgery threats through web-based management interface of a device.

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Branch.io Bugs Revealed Tinder, Shopify, Yelp Users To XSS Threats

Millions of customers may have been revealed to cross-site scripting XSS Threats due to a flaw exist in Branch.io, a service utilized by Tinder, Shopify, Yelp and numerous others. Analysts at vpnMentor were examining Tinder and various dating applications when they identified a Tinder domain, go.tinder.com, that had numerous XSS bugs.

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Juniper Fixes Critical Vulnerabilities in Junos OS

Juniper Networks communicated users that its Junos operating system is impacted this week by some critical flaws, containing a bug that may have been caused while harmful network inquiry. Juniper published about two dozen consultatives narrating security vulnerabilities in Junos on Wednesday, the operating system that enforces its networking and security products. The firm has supplied fixes and alleviation for each of the flaws.

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