zero-day

Google Project Zero Reveals Mac OS Zero-Day Flaws

Google research team reveals three serious Mac OS flaws, after Apple fails to respond with fixes

7 years ago

5 Things That Are Freaking Out IT Security Pros This Halloween

Fred Touchette from AppRiver outlines the spookiest threats to businesses

8 years ago

Google Announces Project Zero To Hunt Bugs Across The Net

The project will employ security experts to search for ‘zero-day’ exploits in popular software

8 years ago

Microsoft Patches Windows XP With IE Update

Microsoft opts to rescue Windows XP users with an emergency patch for Internet Explorer

8 years ago

‘Heartbleed’ OpenSSL Bug Left HTTPS Servers Vulnerable For Two Years

Exploitation of the OpenSSL bug, introduced in 2012, leaves no trace - meaning organisations may already have had their encryption…

8 years ago

Dark Market Zero-Days ‘Selling Regularly For $50k-$100k’

Symantec researchers tell TechWeek that dark market crooks are getting big bucks from selling zero-days, despite the rise of legitimate…

8 years ago

Attackers Hit Microsoft Word Through Unpatched Flaw

A fresh attack on Microsoft Word uses an unpatched flaw to bypass protections and install backdoors on victims' systems

8 years ago

FireEye Discovers Flash Exploit Used To Target Non-Profits

‘Operation Greedy Wonk’ has a special interest in US organisations dealing with foreign policy, defence and socio-cultural issues

8 years ago

Fresh Microsoft Windows XP Flaw Exploited In Targeted Attacks

Zero-day exploit combines attack on patched Adobe vulnerabilities, just months before Microsoft kills support for Windows XP

8 years ago

Microsoft Fixes Internet Explorer Zero-Day Flaw

Microsoft's Patch Tuesday security update fixes a zero-day flaw with its IE browser, as well as other vulnerabilities

9 years ago

Microsoft Windows Zero-Day Exploited In Pakistan Attacks

Attacks linked to strikes on Pakistani government bodies

9 years ago

Internet Explorer Zero-Day Exploits Hit More Governments, Financial Bodies

Experts were right - IE zero-day attacks are escalating

9 years ago

Internet Explorer Zero-Day Exploit Code ‘Widely Available’

IE flaw "about to become as severe as any browser issue can be"

9 years ago

Black Hat 2013 To Focus On Mobile Security, Cryptography

The upcoming Black Hat conference will include the disclosure of 35 zero-day flaws across a number of sectors and the…

9 years ago

Google Cuts Down Zero-Day Disclosure Period To 7 Days

If the company responsible for the software doesn’t fix zero-day vulnerabilities in seven days, Google will spread the word

9 years ago

US Labour Website Compromise Spreads Malware

Malware planted on the US Department of Labour's website attacked victims' systems using a zero-day bug in Internet Explorer 8

9 years ago

Malwarebytes Revamps Processes After Update Snafu

Malwarebytes has taken steps to ensure that its problematic update last week will not happen again

9 years ago

Pwn2Own Hackers Down Browsers, Java, Adobe Plug-ins

The annual hacking contest in Canada has successfully compromised Java, Adobe plug-ins, as well as IE10, Firefox and Chrome

9 years ago

Yet Another Java Flaw Exploited In Attacks

FireEye has discovered an unpatched Java bug that is being used to actively attack systems

9 years ago

Adobe To Patch New Zero-Day Code Flaws

Adobe is working on patches for critical vulnerabilities - currently being exploited on Reader and Acrobat

9 years ago

UAE Government Accused Of Using Java Flaw To Spy On Activist

UAE authorities are behind the spyware campaign against activists, alleges Bahrain Watch

9 years ago

Yet Another Java Zero-Day Exploited In The Wild

Another year, another Java zero-day

9 years ago

Microsoft’s Internet Explorer Zero-Day Fix Broken ‘With Ease’

Seems Microsoft's fix is not much of a solution at all

9 years ago

Microsoft Rushes Fix For Internet Explorer Vulnerability

Microsoft has rushed out a tool to repair a zero-day vulnerability in older versions of Internet Explorer

9 years ago

Poll: Do You Love Or Loathe Zero-Day Exploit Merchants?

Exploit sellers are dividing the security industry, but which side do you fall on? Let us know in this poll

10 years ago

Cisco Concocting Zero-Day Malware Catchers

One of the big boys looks to catch up with younger innovators in the security market

10 years ago

Microsoft Could Have Known About IE Security Flaw In Advance

TippingPoint ZDI may have tipped Microsoft off to IE security hole two months ago

10 years ago

Microsoft Patches Browser Hole

Microsoft has released a fix for an Internet Explorer security vulnerability that is being actively exploited by attackers

10 years ago

Microsoft Admits Attacks Hit IE Browser Zero-Day Flaw

Microsoft has said it is investigating a previously unknown Internet Explorer security flaw that attackers are using to infect Windows…

10 years ago

Words Of War And Weakness: The Zero-Day Exploit Market

Feature: Exploit sellers arm governments and businesses, but are they harming security for everyone else? TechWeekEurope explores this controversial market

10 years ago