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by Paul Ducklin French researcher Gilles Lionel, who goes by @topotam77, recently published proof-of-concept code that attackers could use to take over a Windows network.
You’ll want to shut down the Windows Print Spooler service (yes, again): Another privilege escalation bug found
By: Richard Speed Microsoft has shared guidance revealing yet another vulnerability connected to its Windows Print Spooler service, saying it is “developing a security update.”
By Lawrence Abrams Kaseya has released a security update for the VSA zero-day vulnerabilities used by the REvil ransomware gang to attack MSPs and their
By Lawrence Abrams Researchers have bypassed Microsoft’s emergency patch for the PrintNightmare vulnerability to achieve remote code execution and local privilege escalation with the official
By: Paul Ducklin Governments and law enforcement hate it when ransomware victims pay the blackmail demands that almost always follow a ransomware attack, and you
By Lawrence Abrams This vulnerability can allow an unauthenticated threat actor to send targeted phishing emails or malicious links to a user of a Cisco
By Lawrence Abrams It has been quite the week when it comes to ransomware, with ransoms being paid, ransoms being taken back, and a ransomware
By Lawrence Abrams The US Department of Justice has recovered the majority of the $4.4 million ransom payment paid by Colonial Pipeline to the DarkSide
by Paul Ducklin In case you’ve never heard of it, Have I Been Pwned, or HIBP as it is widely known, is an online service
by Paul Ducklin Remember how ransomware started? It was all about volume. The CryptoLocker gang, for example, raked in millions of dollars, perhaps even hundreds
by Paul Ducklin When it comes to all the various types of malware out there, none has ever dominated the headlines quite as much as
by Paul Ducklin Well-known computer gaming hardware vendor MSI is warning of fake download sites ripping off its brand. The company doesn’t just sell high-end
by Paul Ducklin Remember HAFNIUM? Of course you do – it was the name behind a foursome of Exchange bugs that got patched in an