New Android vulnerability affects over 900 million Qualcomm devices

Yep! Another vulnerability in Qualcomm devices, dubbed “QuadRooter”, was disclosed by Check Point in a session at DEF CON 24 in Las Vegas QuadRooter is a set of four vulnerabilities discovered in devices running Android Marshmallow and earlier that ship with Qualcomm chip could allow an attacker to gain root-level access to device. If exploited, QuadRooter…

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…

ImageMagick bug puts countless websites at risk of hijacking

From ImageMagick forum: We have recently received vulnerability reports for certain coders, they include possible remote code execution and ability to render files on the local system. These vulnerabilities will be addressed in versions 7.0.1–1 and 6.9.3–10, which are due to be released by the weekend. The remote-code execution flaw (CVE-2016–3714) already has a name,…