LastPass bug leaks credentials from previous site

LastPass bug leaks credentials from previous site | ZDNet http://ow.ly/AHGz30pxI8J It’s never good when your password manager has a bug. This brings up a few key points: 1. Patch Management – Always keep your applications up to date. 2. Always utilize Multi Factor Authentication anytime it is available. 3. Do …

Microsoft: Using multi-factor authentication blocks 99.9% of account hacks

Microsoft says that users who enable multi-factor authentication (MFA) for their accounts will end up blocking 99.9% of automated attacks. The recommendation stands not only for Microsoft accounts but also for any other profile, on any other website or online service. If the service provider supports multi-factor authentication, Microsoft […] …

Logitech wireless USB dongles vulnerable to new hijacking flaws

A security researcher has publicly disclosed new vulnerabilities in the USB dongles (receivers) used Logitech wireless keyboards, mice, and presentation clickers. The vulnerabilities allow attackers to sniff on keyboard traffic, but also inject keystrokes (even into dongles not connected to a wireless keyboard) and take over the computer to …

Adobe security update released for critical Flash, Acrobat, Reader bugs

Adobe’s May patch update has resolved severe security issues in Flash, Acrobat, and Reader which may lead to information disclosure or arbitrary code execution. On Tuesday, the tech giant released a set of advisories detailing the vulnerabilities reported and fixed this month. The largest security update relates to Adobe […] …

Microsoft starts notifying Windows 7 users that it’s time to buy a new PC

If you’re one of the 35% of Windows users who are still using Windows 7, you may want to look into upgrading. Microsoft have notified users that support for the OS is coming to an end early next year. The notification titled “After 10 years, support for Windows 7 […] …

Here’s why you should install iOS 12.2 update on your iPhone immediately

Earlier this week, Apple rolled out iOS 12.2 update for iPhones. The update fixed over 50 bugs in the OS making iOS more secure. However, there are two vulnerabilities that hold the utmost importance and are the reason why you should install the update immediately. According to Apple, the […] …

Google security engineer discloses zero-day flaw in TP-Link smart home routers

A zero-day vulnerability impacting TP-Link SR20 smart home routers has been exposed publicly after the company allegedly failed to respond to a researcher’s private disclosure. Matthew Garrett, a Google security engineer, revealed the bug after the company failed to fix […] here to view original web page at www.zdnet.com

Toyota announces second security breach in the last five weeks

Japanese car maker Toyota announced its second data breach today, making it the second cyber-security incident the company acknowledged in the past five weeks. While the first incident took place at its Australian subsidiary, today’s breach was announced the company’s main offices in Japan. Toyota and Lexus car […] …

Microsoft March Patch Tuesday comes with fixes for two Windows zero-days

Microsoft rolled out today its monthly batch of security patches known as Patch Tuesday. This month, the Redmond-based company fixed 64 vulnerabilities, 17 of which were rated critical, including two zero-days affecting in its main product, the Windows operating system. First Windows zero-day The first of these zero-days is […] …