Football Manager has eaten my life – and made me wildly nostalgic for web 1.0 | Joel Golby- Tempemail

A few weeks ago, on a low-rumbling hangover that never threatened to push me into the abyss, something very interesting happened to me (and about 16 other people): I started rigorously documenting my Football Manager experience online. For those not versed in Football Manager, it is a video game in Continue Reading

Critical RCE Flaw in ForgeRock Access Manager Under Active Attack – Tempemail

Cybersecurity agencies in Australia and the U.S. are warning of an actively exploited vulnerability impacting ForgeRock’s OpenAM access management solution that could be leveraged to execute arbitrary code on an affected system remotely. “The [Australian Cyber Security Centre] has observed actors exploiting this vulnerability to compromise multiple hosts and deploy Continue Reading

Biz Markie manager confirms rapper is still alive amid death rumours- Tempemail

New York rap icon Biz Markie is still alive, his manager has confirmed, after rumours spread on social media that the 57-year-old had died. Jenni Izumi said the “news of Biz Markie’s passing is not true” and revealed that he is in fact “under medical care, surrounded by professionals who Continue Reading

Critical RCE Bug Found in Homebrew Package Manager for macOS and Linux – Tempemail

A recently identified security vulnerability in the official Homebrew Cask repository could have been exploited by an attacker to execute arbitrary code on users’ machines that have Homebrew installed. The issue, which was reported to the maintainers on April 18 by a Japanese security researcher named RyotaK, stemmed from the Continue Reading

Passwordstate Password Manager Update Hijacked to Install Backdoor on Thousands of PCs – Tempemail

Click Studios, the Australian software company behind the Passwordstate password management application, has notified customers to reset their passwords following a software supply chain attack. The Adelaide-based firm said a bad actor used sophisticated techniques to compromise the software’s update mechanism and used it to drop malware on user computers. Continue Reading

Zero-day vulnerability in Desktop Window Manager (CVE-2021-28310) used in the wild- Tempemail

While analyzing the CVE-2021-1732 exploit originally discovered by the DBAPPSecurity Threat Intelligence Center and used by the BITTER APT group, we discovered another zero-day exploit we believe is linked to the same actor. We reported this new exploit to Microsoft in February and after confirmation that it is indeed a Continue Reading

Using the Manager Attribute in Active Directory (AD) for Password Resets – Tempemail

Creating workflows around verifying password resets can be challenging for organizations, especially since many have shifted work due to the COVID-19 global pandemic. With the numbers of cyberattacks against businesses exploding and compromised credentials often being the culprit, companies have to bolster security around resetting passwords on user accounts. How Continue Reading

Tesla investment reaps $29bn profit for Edinburgh fund manager | Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust

Elon Musk has made so much money from Tesla that he is now the richest person on the planet. However, the second-biggest winners are investors in an Edinburgh-based investment manager that began backing Musk’s electric car company in 2013. Baillie Gifford’s investments in Tesla have made an extraordinary $29bn (£21bn) Continue Reading

Beware! Fully-Functional Released Online for SAP Solution Manager Flaw – Tempemail

Cybersecurity researchers have warned of a publicly available fully-functional exploit that could be used to target SAP enterprise software. The exploit leverages a vulnerability, tracked as CVE-2020-6207, that stems from a missing authentication check in SAP Solution Manager (SolMan) version 7.2 SAP SolMan is an application management and administration solution Continue Reading

Researcher Discloses Critical RCE Flaws In Cisco Security Manager – Tempemail

Cisco has published multiple security advisories concerning critical flaws in Cisco Security Manager (CSM) a week after the networking equipment maker quietly released patches with version 4.22 of the platform. The development comes after Code White researcher Florian Hauser (frycos) yesterday publicly disclosed proof-of-concept (PoC) code for as many as Continue Reading