Security

Chrome Will Soon Try HTTPS First When You Type an Incomplete URL

Chrome will soon try HTTPS first when the users type an URL and they forget to add the HTTP or HTTPS prefix. From bringing in innovative features like Site Isolation and passionately working behind the scenes at the CA/B Forum to...

Microsoft Announced SolarWinds Hackers Downloaded Some Azure, Exchange Source Code

On Thursday, Microsoft announced that the SolarWinds hackers obtained access to the source code for a restricted number of Azure, Intune, and Exchange components. Last year in December, it was revealed that the SolarWinds' network management company underwent a complex...

Microsoft Azure and Canonical Ubuntu Linux Have a User Privacy Issue

Luca Bongiorni, a security advisor for Bentley Systems was both annoyed and surprised that a Canonical salesperson had tracked him down on a completely distinct service and had knowledge that he had just spun up an Ubuntu Linux 18.04 instance...

Hackers May Use Malicious Chrome Sync Feature to Steal Your Data

A Croatian cybersecurity researcher Bojan Zdrnja identified a malicious Google Chrome extension that abuses the Chrome Sync feature and can let hackers steal the data from the compromised systems by bypassing the conventional firewalls and other network defenses. Recently, Google...

Google Fixes Zero-day Vulnerability in Chrome 88.0.4324.150

Google, yesterday released the Chrome 88.0.4324.150 version which fixes an actively exploited zero-day security vulnerability. The Stable channel has been updated to 88.0.4324.150 for Windows, Mac, and Linux which will be rolled out to the users in the upcoming...

RiskIQ Releases a Tool That Can Create Phishing Pages In Real-Time

RiskIQ, a threat intelligence firm RiskIQ stated that they identified a new toolkit that can modify the text and logos on phishing pages in real-time to adjust to victims. The phishing kit, entitled as LogoKit, is meant to be...

Microsoft Releases EDR Capabilities for Linux Server

Microsoft's server-based Linux security program is now generally available to guard your Linux servers, Windows desktops, and Macs. It's surprising but Microsoft now produces Linux security programs. However, Linux desktop users will still have to wait as this version...

SolarWinds Hackers Accessed Microsoft Source Code

On Thursday, Microsoft stated that SolarWinds supply chain hackers succeeded in break into Microsoft's internal network and obtained access to a few internal accounts. These accounts were used to access Microsoft source code repositories. The Windows OS maker stated that...

Atos Announced Accomplishment of SEC Consult Acquisition

Atos announced that it has accomplished the process of SEC Consult acquisition. SEC Consult's cybersecurity portfolio will bolster Atos' current abilities and will offer more added value to its digital consulting innovation practice. The company additionally said that the...

Microsoft Released Fix For Windows 10 CHKDSK Bug Which Caused Boot Failures

Microsoft has released a fix for the Windows 10 CHKDSK system utility bug which was inadvertently introduced as part of the recent December 2020 security update. The spelled-out form of Check disk; CHDSK is a command-line utility that can be...

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Windows 11 Preview Build 22000.194 Released to Beta Channel

Windows Insiders in the Beta Channel and Release Preview Channel can now download the Windows 11 Preview Build 22000.194....