Monthly Archives: December 2018

Google Fixes About Fifty Android Flaws Currently This December

Currently, in the first week of December, Google announced a set of some security fixes for Android, to address more than fifty flaws in the mobile operating system.

The most terrible of the security vulnerabilities is a hazardous concern in Media framework that could be victimized by distant hackers to implement absolute code within the context of a advantaged activity, with the support of a particularly crafted file.

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Apple Fixes Tens of Vulnerabilities Impacting iOS, macOS, Safari

Apple released numerous security overhauls this week to address tens of flaws affecting the Safari browser, the macOS and iOS platforms, and various Windows applications. Some twenty of the flaws were fixed with the announcement of iOS 12.1.1, influencing different elements, containing Airport, FaceTime, Kernel, Profiles, Disk Images, File Provider, Safari, and WebKit.

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NRCC Campaign Activity Drudged, Official Adjutant Emails Supervised

The computing systems of the National Republican Congressional Committee got settled with the attackers behind the threat withdrawing thousands of emails while the mid-term election time interval of April 2018.

“The cybersecurity of the committee’s data is paramount, and upon learning of the intrusion, the NRCC immediately launched an internal investigation and notified the FBI, which is now investigating the matter,” said NRCC spokesman Ian Prior.

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Quora Experiences Revelation of Encrypted User Names, Emails, Passwords

Quora declared a database violation incident which guided to the understanding of abruptly hundred million personal information of the users, ranging from customers’ names and email addresses to encrypted passwords and the direct messages.

“We first learned of the issue on November 30. Upon learning about the issue, we immediately launched a comprehensive investigation and remediation effort,” says Quora’s breach notification.

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