Blog Archives

BadLock:DoS and MiTM Attacks vs. Windows and Samba

The vulnerability is serious, but not critical.  Microsoft says it’s Important and Samba team says you should patch.

Do You Use RubyGems?

You need to verify your .gem files to make sure they’re safe.

Flash Vulnerability Pushing Locky

The latest Flash vulnerability is being used to push ransomware. 

Adobe Releases Emergency Adobe Patch

If you use Flash, you need to update ASAP.  Windows 10 and Google Chrome will update Flash automatically.

Big Sites May Sue Ad Blockers

Some of the largest websites on the ‘net plan on suing makers of ad block technologies.

WhatsApp Gets End to End Encryption

15 engineers turned it on for a billion people.

Chrome Extension Better History Rerouting Traffic

The original author sold the extension and then it got modified to redirect traffic without the users knowledge.

Adobe To Release Emergency Patch for Flash

Adobe will release an emergency patch for a Flash vulnerability that is currently being exploited.

New Browser Pays You to View Ads

A new browser from Brave pays the user in bitcoin when ads are displayed.

Google Releases Android Patch for Nexus Devices

If you own a Nexus, it’s time to patch.