Update Outlook App for Android to Patch Against XSS Vulnerability

Microsoft has recently patched their Outlook Mail app for Android against a severe vulnerability. This vulnerability could be leveraged to carry out XSS (cross-site scripting) attacks on users who has installed Outlook app in their Android smartphones. The vulnerability is assigned CVE ID of CVE-2019-1105. An XSS attack is usually carried out by sending a Read More …

Report Possibly Phishing Sites with Suspicious Site Reporter for Chrome

Google Chrome uses database from Google Safe Browsing (https://safebrowsing.google.com/) to protect the users from all kinds of malicious websites including phishing sites. They also notify the webmasters when their websites become compromised. But everyday cyber-criminals create hundreds of new malicious sites. These new malicious sites may not be included in the Google Safe Browsing database. Read More …

What is BlueKeep Vulnerability and How to Patch Windows Against BlueKeep

Microsoft is urging all the users of Windows computers running on Windows 7 and earlier versions to patch their systems against a new vulnerability called BlueKeep. Security researchers all over the world are comparing this new BlueKeep vulnerability to the EternalBlue vulnerability from a few years ago that was exploited by ransomware like WannaCry and Read More …

Is Your Intel CPU Vulnerable to MDS or Zombieland Attacks? Check with MDS Tool

This year started with some bad news for the Intel CPU owners when news surfaced about the Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities that affect all the Intel processors dating as far back as 1995. And now researchers have found that Intel processors are vulnerable to something called Zombieland or MDS (Michroarchitectural Data Sampling) attacks. This new Read More …