Onliner Spambot server breaches 711 million email addresses and passwords

A spambot going by the auspicious name of Onliner Spambot has compromised 711 million email addresses and passwords. This was discovered when security researcher Benkow came across a web server tha…

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Hackers now exploiting SambaCry vulnerability to attack Linux! – Tech World

SambaCry is using a vulnerability in Samba installations to compromise Linux machines and use them as victims in a large cryptocurrency (Bitcoin or Monero or any other currency) mining process, also enables a remote attacker to hack into affected Linux systems. Samba said in a security advisory: “All versions of Samba from 3.5.0 onwards are […]

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The Problem with Vulnerability Management

Photo credit: wdstockDoes this scenario look familiar to you?Monday – “Roll up your sleeves, people! We’re going to patch some security vulnerabilities this week! I can FEEL it!”Tuesday – “Reports are sent out and tickets have been created. They can’t ignore all those Highs and Critical CVEs THIS time!”Wednesday – “I haven’t heard back from anyone yet. Maybe they’re so busy patching, they forgot to message me.

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