Category: Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity

A DDoS Attack Powered by 25,000 CCTV Cameras

A new DDoS attack powered entirely by compromised CCTV units Security researchers of Sucuri have revealed a unique new DDoS attack launched against a small business, which was powered entirely by thousands of compromised CCTV units. 25,513 IP addresses were spotted, with a plurality in Taiwan, the US and Indonesia — although they spread out over 105 countries […]

Cybersecurity

Multiple Parsing Vulnerabilities on Symantec Decomposer Engine: millions of users at risk!

A lot of enterprise and home Symantec users are open to remote code execution vulnerabilities reported by Google’s Project Zero. These vulnerabilities don’t require any user interaction on a software that runs at the highest privilege levels possible: in certain cases on Windows, vulnerable code is even loaded into the kernel, resulting in remote kernel memory […]