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  • Supermicro, Pulse Secure release fixes for ‘TrickBoot’ attacks
    Supermicro and Pulse Secure have released advisories warning that some of their motherboards are vulnerable to the TrickBot malware’s UEFI firmware-infecting module, known as TrickBoot. Last year, cybersecurity firms Advanced Intelligence and Eclypsium released a joint report about a new malicious firmware-targeting ‘TrickBoot’ module delivered by the notorious TrickBot malware. When executed, the module will analyze a device’s UEFI firmware to determine […]
  • Working Windows and Linux Spectre exploits found on VirusTotal
    Working exploits targeting Linux and Windows systems not patched against a three-year-old vulnerability dubbed Spectre were found by security researcher Julien Voisin on VirusTotal. The vulnerability was unveiled as a hardware bug in January 2018 by Google Project Zero researchers. If successfully exploited on vulnerable systems, it can be used by attackers to steal sensitive […]
  • Ryuk ransomware now self-spreads to other Windows LAN devices
    A new Ryuk ransomware variant with worm-like capabilities that allow it to spread to other devices on victims’ local networks has been discovered by the French national cyber-security agency while investigating an attack in early 2021. “Through the use of scheduled tasks, the malware propagates itself – machine to machine – within the Windows domain,” […]
  • Microsoft fixes Windows 10 drive corruption bug
    Microsoft has fixed a Windows 10 bug that could cause NTFS volumes to become corrupted by merely accessing a particular path or viewing a specially crafted file. Last month, BleepingComputer reported on a new Windows bug that allows any users, including those with low privileges, to mark an NTFS volume as dirty. All a Windows […]
  • Chinese hackers used NSA exploit years before Shadow Brokers leak
    Chinese state hackers cloned and started using an NSA zero-day exploit almost three years before the Shadow Brokers hacker group publicly leaked it in April 2017. EpMe is the original exploit created by Equation Group around 2013 for a Windows zero-day bug tracked as CVE-2017-2005. The vulnerability was used for escalating Windows user privileges after gaining […]
  • Windows 10 clipboard history now lets you paste as plain text
    Microsoft has added a ‘paste as plain text’ option to the Windows 10 clipboard history in the latest Preview build available for Windows Insiders in the Dev Channel. Starting with Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 21318, users will see a new option added to the interface, which allows them to remove all formatting from clipboard […]
  • Windows 10 21H1 coming soon, here are the new features
    Earlier this week, Microsoft officially announced the Windows 10 version 21H1 update and it’ll begin rolling out to consumers in the first half of this year. Like the October 2020 Update (20H2), this new update also comes with a minimal set of features, general improvements, and bug fixes. Windows 10 version 21H1 is essentially based […]
  • The rounded corners are back: Microsoft demonstrates a new user interface
    The latest examples of the appearance of Windows 10 go back to the days of Windows 7, Vista and XP with rounded corners for windows, dialogs and pop-up menus. This customized user interface is part of the Fluent Design transformation.These are further steps in the overall evolution of the Fluent design language, which has permeated […]
  • Microsoft force installs Windows 10 update to remove Flash Player
    Microsoft is force installing a Windows 10 update that removes the embedded 32-bit version of Adobe Flash Player from the operating system.In October, we reported that Microsoft had released the KB4577586 optional update to remove the embedded 32-bit Flash Player from Windows and prevent it from being installed again.Microsoft Catalog, and once installed, could no […]
  • Microsoft confirms Windows 10 21H1 will run on existing hardware
    Microsoft has officially confirmed that Windows 10, version 21H1 will be the next Windows 10 update to be released later during the spring of 2021. Windows 10 21H1 will come with no hardware requirement changes when compared to Windows 10 20H2, the previous release, according to a blog post on the company’s official Windows Hardware […]
  • DDoS attack takes down EXMO cryptocurrency exchange servers
    The servers of British cryptocurrency exchange EXMO were taken offline temporarily after being targeted in a distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack. “We are currently experiencing a DDoS attack on our platform,” the exchange said in a notification published earlier today. “Please note that the EXMO exchange website is now under the DDoS attack. The servers are temporarily […]
  • Patch Windows to avoid denial of service attacks: Microsoft
    Microsoft has issued an urgent security alert advising customers to apply patches for vulnerabilities in the Windows transmission control/internet protocol (TCP/IP) networking stack, as its security researchers expect the flaws to be exploited soon. Of the three vulnerabilities, the CVE-2021-24086 flaw is easy to exploit for denial of service attacks that cause a STOP error with a […]
  • Linux systems are the target of cyberattacks
    Check Point Research has uncovered cyberattacks on Linux systems. An attacker exploits vulnerabilities in systems and tries to create a botnet using the new FreakOut malware variant, which can scan ports, gather information, eavesdrop on the network, perform DDoS attacks or flooding. The botnet could also be controlled remotely. In the event of successful misuse, […]
  • Microsoft: Windows 10 1909 reaches end of service in May
    Microsoft has reminded customers that some editions of Windows 10, version 1909 (also known as the November 2019 Update) will reach end of service in May 2021. Microsoft stops providing technical support and fixes for newly discovered issues and security vulnerabilities for all products that reach their end of service.Redmond advises customers still using end of […]
  • Microsoft warns of an increasing number of web shell attacks
    Microsoft says that the number of monthly web shell attacks has almost doubled since last year, with an average of 140,000 such malicious tools being found on compromised servers every month. Web shells are tools (scripts or programs) that threat actors deploy on hacked servers to gain and/or maintain access, as well as to remotely […]
  • Microsoft releases emergency fix for Windows 10 WiFi crashes
    Microsoft has released an emergency KB5001028 out-of-band update to fix a bug causing Windows 10 to crash when connecting to WPA3 Wi-Fi networks. According to a new support issue posted to Microsoft’s Windows Message Center, the bug was introduced in the recent Windows 10 1909 cumulative updates. Specifically, KB4598298, released on January 21, 2021, and KB4601315, […]
  • 12-year-old Windows Defender bug gives hackers admin rights
    Microsoft has fixed a privilege escalation vulnerability in Microsoft Defender Antivirus (formerly Windows Defender) that could allow attackers to gain admin rights on unpatched Windows systems. Microsoft Defender Antivirus is the default anti-malware solution on over 1 billion systems running Windows 10 according to Microsoft’s stats. https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/12-year-old-windows-defender-bug-gives-hackers-admin-rights/
  • Cryptocurrency ELECTRONEUM
    Quite new and interesting cryptocurrency ELECTRONEUM Link to manufacturer’s website Reference Code for Faster Mining 2C2F38 This currency opens the world to billions people who own smartphones around the world. Currently it is quite difficult to acquire and subsequently pay for cryptocurrency, especially in developing countries. It is this problem that Electroneum has taken to […]
  • How change what’s displayed before login to shell or after
    How change what’s displayed before login to shell or after Before login The text displayed before the login prompt is stored in /etc/issue After login The text displayed after login is stored in /etc/motd, It’s just a normal text file, but it accepts many of escape sequences: \b — Baudrate of the current line. \d […]
  • Latest Windows 1809 feature update is resulting in permanently deleted personal files.
    Microsoft officially rolled out its Windows 10 October 2018 update (technically, version 1809) on Tuesday in conjunction with its updated Surface devices. But initial upgraders have begun to report the disappearance of files in their Documents and Pictures folders. LINK TO FULL ARTICLE
  • UNITY Tutorial – How to create simple pickup game
    New tutorial in Unity How to create simple pikup game  
  • Spring Creator Update Features
    MICROSFT WINDOWS 10 SPRING CREATOR UPDATE FEATURES USE VIRTUAL DESKTOPS Windows 10 lets you split your active windows and apps across multiple desktop panels and swap between them with ease. You can click into Task View from the taskbar and then add and swap between desktops there, or use Windows + Ctrl + the left […]
  • How to Back Up iPhone to an External Drive
    How to Back Up iPhone to an External Drive Windows 10 Here’s how I solved the problem on my Windows 10 machine. First, since I had the capacity on my current drive (but only just), I created an iPhone backup using the regular iTunes sync method to the default location. I went to the folder […]
  • MS Spring Creators Update
    SPRING CREATOR UPDATE INFORMATIONS May 8, 2018—KB4103721 (OS Build 17134.48) Windows 10 version 1803 Improvements and fixes This update includes quality improvements. No new operating system features are being introduced in this update. Key changes include: Addresses an issue with the April 2018 Windows Servicing update that causes App-V Scripts (User Scripts) to stop working. […]

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