Update‌ ‌Your Chrome Browser to Patch Yet Another 0-Day Exploit‌ed ‌in‌-the‌-Wild – Tempemail

Google has rolled out yet another update to Chrome browser for Windows, Mac, and Linux to fix four security vulnerabilities, including one zero-day flaw that’s being exploited in the wild. Tracked as CVE-2021-30554, the high severity flaw concerns a use after free vulnerability in WebGL (aka Web Graphics Library), a Continue Reading

New Chrome 0-Day Bug Under Active Attacks – Update Your Browser ASAP! – Tempemail

Attention readers, if you are using Google Chrome browser on your Windows, Mac, or Linux computers, you need to update it immediately to the latest version Google released earlier today. Google on Wednesday rolled out an urgent update for Chrome browser to address 14 newly discovered security issues, including a Continue Reading

Update Your Windows Computers to Patch 6 New In-the-Wind Zero-Day Bugs – Tempemail

Microsoft on Tuesday released another round of security updates for Windows operating systems and other supported software, squashing 50 vulnerabilities, including 6 zero-days that are said to be under active attack. The flaws were identified and resolved in Microsoft Windows, .NET Core and Visual Studio, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Edge (Chromium-based 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

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

Update Your Chrome Browser ASAP to Patch a Week Old Public Exploit – Tempemail

Google on Tuesday released an update for Chrome web browser for Windows, Mac, and Linux, with a total of seven security fixes, including one flaw for which it says an exploit exists in the wild. Tracked as CVE-2021-21224, the flaw concerns a type confusion vulnerability in V8 open-source JavaScript engine Continue Reading

2 New Chrome 0-Days Under Attack — Update Your Browser ASAP! – Tempemail

Google on Tuesday released a new version of Chrome web-browsing software for Windows, Mac, and Linux with fixes for two security vulnerabilities, both of which it says are under active exploitation. One of the two flaws concerns an insufficient validation of untrusted input in its V8 JavaScript rendering engine (CVE-2021-21220), Continue Reading

Apple and Google block NHS Covid app update over privacy breaches | Coronavirus

Ministers have paused a planned update to the NHS Covid-19 app after Apple and Google blocked it from their stores over privacy violations. The app, which aids contact tracing in England and Wales, uses technology built by the Silicon Valley companies to track interactions between users with their bluetooth signals Continue Reading

Gigaset Android Update Server Hacked to Install Malware on Users’ Devices – Tempemail

Gigaset has revealed a malware infection discovered in its Android devices was the result of a compromise of a server belonging to an external update service provider. Impacting older smartphone models — GS100, GS160, GS170, GS180, GS270 (plus), and GS370 (plus) series — the malware took the form of multiple Continue Reading

Watch Out! That Android System Update May Contain A Powerful Spyware – Tempemail

Researchers have discovered a new information-stealing trojan, which targets Android devices with an onslaught of data-exfiltration capabilities — from collecting browser searches to recording audio and phone calls. While malware on Android has previously taken the guise of copycat apps, which go under names similar to legitimate pieces of software, Continue Reading