Windows 10, Linux, iOS, Chrome and Many Others at Hacked Tianfu Cup 2021 – Tempemail

Windows 10, iOS 15, Google Chrome, Apple Safari, Microsoft Exchange Server, and Ubuntu 20 were successfully broken into using original, never-before-seen exploits at the Tianfu Cup 2021, the fourth edition of the international cybersecurity contest held in the city of Chengdu, China. Targets this year included Google Chrome running on Continue Reading

Cisco Releases Patches 3 New Critical Flaws Affecting IOS XE Software – Tempemail

Networking equipment maker Cisco Systems has rolled out patches to address three critical security vulnerabilities in its IOS XE network operating system that remote attackers could potentially abuse to execute arbitrary code with administrative privileges and trigger a denial-of-service (DoS) condition on vulnerable devices. The list of three flaws is Continue Reading

Urgent Apple iOS and macOS Updates Released to Fix Actively Exploited Zero-Days – Tempemail

Apple on Thursday released security updates to fix multiple security vulnerabilities in older versions of iOS and macOS that it says have been detected in exploits in the wild, in addition to expanding patches for a previously plugged security weakness abused by NSO Group’s Pegasus surveillance tool to target iPhone Continue Reading

Turns Out That Low-Risk iOS Wi-Fi Naming Bug Can Hack iPhones Remotely – Tempemail

The Wi-Fi network name bug that was found to completely disable an iPhone’s networking functionality had remote code execution capabilities and was silently fixed by Apple earlier this year, according to new research. The denial-of-service vulnerability, which came to light last month, stemmed from the way iOS handled string formats Continue Reading

Google Details iOS, Chrome, IE Zero-Day Flaws Exploited Recently in the Wild – Tempemail

Threat intelligence researchers from Google on Wednesday shed more light on four in-the-wild zero-days in Chrome, Safari, and Internet Explorer browsers that were exploited by malicious actors in different campaigns since the start of the year. What’s more, three of the four zero-days were engineered by commercial providers and sold Continue Reading

6 Unpatched Flaws Disclosed in Remote Mouse App for Android and iOS – Tempemail

As many as six zero-days have been uncovered in an application called Remote Mouse, allowing a remote attacker to achieve full code execution without any user interaction. The unpatched flaws, collectively named ‘Mouse Trap,’ were disclosed on Wednesday by security researcher Axel Persinger, who said, “It’s clear that this application Continue Reading

Apple iOS 14.5 update includes ‘app tracking transparency’ feature | Apple

Users of iPhones can now prevent advertisers tracking them across their apps, after the release of the latest software update from Apple introduced the controversial feature despite the protests of Facebook and the advertising industry. The update, iOS 14.5, includes a setting called “app tracking transparency”, which for the first Continue Reading

New ‘unc0ver’ Tool Can Jailbreak All iPhone Models Running iOS 11.0 – Tempemail

A popular jailbreaking tool called “unc0ver” has been updated to support iOS 14.3 and earlier releases, thereby making it possible to unlock almost every single iPhone model using a vulnerability that Apple in January disclosed was actively exploited in the wild. The latest release, dubbed unc0ver v6.0.0, was released on Continue Reading

Apple will proxy Safe Browsing requests to hide iOS users’ IP from Google – Tempemail

Apple’s upcoming iOS 14.5 update will come with a new feature that will redirect all fraudulent website checks through its own proxy servers as a workaround to preserve user privacy and prevent leaking IP addresses to Google. A built-in security-focused feature in the Safari browser, “Fraudulent Website Warning,” alerts users Continue Reading