An Undisclosed Critical Vulnerability Affect vBulletin Forums — Patch Now – Tempemail

If you are running an online discussion forum based on vBulletin software, make sure it has been updated to install a newly issued security patch that fixes a critical vulnerability. Maintainers of the vBulletin project recently announced an important patch update but didn’t reveal any information on the underlying security Continue Reading

7 New Flaws Affect All Thunderbolt-equipped Computers Sold in the Last 9 Years – Tempemail

A cybersecurity researcher today uncovers a set of 7 new unpatchable hardware vulnerabilities that affect all desktops and laptops sold in the past 9 years with Thunderbolt, or Thunderbolt-compatible USB-C ports. Collectively dubbed ‘ThunderSpy,’ the vulnerabilities can be exploited in 9 realistic evil-maid attack scenarios, primarily to steal data or Continue Reading

Apple launches site to show how coronavirus lockdowns affect movement – Benchmarking Change- Tempemail

Apple Inc on Tuesday said it would release data that could help inform public health authorities on whether people are driving less during lockdown orders to slow the spread of the new coronavirus. The data is gathered by counting the number routing requests from Apple Maps, which is installed on Continue Reading

Warning — Two New Unpatched Critical RCE Flaws Affect All Windows Versions – Tempemail

Microsoft today issued a new security advisory warning billions of Windows users of two new critical, unpatched zero-day vulnerabilities that could let hackers remotely take complete control over targeted computers. According to Microsoft, both unpatched flaws are being used in limited, targeted attacks and impact all supported versions of the Continue Reading

Google warns COVID-19 could affect G Suite service and support – Cloud- Tempemail

Google has warned cloud customers of the risk of the COVID-19 pandemic affecting its support centres, which may result in a reduction of service. The email was sent out late Saturday afternoon Australian time to Google G Suite customers worldwide. “Given the ever-changing situation surrounding COVID-19, we wanted to alert Continue Reading

Will the Employment Equity Amendment Bill affect your business? | Tempemail

South Africa is facing a double dilemma right now in terms of unemployment and skills. Firstly, we have one of the highest unemployment rates in the world, but secondly, we also rank poorly in terms of skills. The net effect is that despite this high unemployment level, companies still battle Continue Reading

A Dozen Vulnerabilities Affect Millions of Bluetooth LE Powered Devices – Tempemail

A team of cybersecurity researchers late last week disclosed the existence of 12 potentially severe security vulnerabilities, collectively named ‘SweynTooth,’ affecting millions of Bluetooth-enabled wireless smart devices worldwide—and worryingly, a few of which haven’t yet been patched. All SweynTooth flaws basically reside in the way software development kits (SDKs) used Continue Reading

5 High Impact Flaws Affect Cisco Routers, Switches, IP Phones and Cameras – Tempemail

Several Cisco-manufactured network equipments have been found vulnerable to five new security vulnerabilities that could allow hackers to take complete control over them, and subsequently, over the enterprise networks they power. Four of the five high-severity bugs are remote code execution issues affecting Cisco routers, switches, and IP cameras, whereas Continue Reading

Coronavirus not expected to affect global DRAM and NAND supplies

In brief: The Coronavirus outbreak is affecting a number of industries, including the tech world, but a new report claims one area that won’t be impacted is memory supplies. There have been over 20,000 cases of the virus, which has caused 427 deaths to date. It’s resulted in Huawei canceling Continue Reading