Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#55 List of Sec talks/videos
A curated list of awesome Security talks
#54 Introducing the Security Survival Guide for Growing Businesses
A growing business today would have to be operating out of a cave on Mars not to realize the importance of information security. Attackers don't discriminate by company size, so it would be foolish to brush aside the importance of protection.
#53 The Asacub Trojan: from spyware to banking malware
The most recent versions of Asacub – detected in September 2015 or later – have functionality that is more focused on stealing banking information than earlier versions. While earlier versions only used a bank logo in an icon, in the more recent versions we found several phishing screens with bank logos.
#52 Shared Cookie Stores Bug Fixed in iOS 9.2.1
The new vulnerability identified by Skycure involves the way iOS handles Cookie Stores when dealing with Captive Portals. When iOS users connect to a captive-enabled network (commonly used in most of the free and paid Wi-Fi networks at hotels, airports, cafes, etc.), a window is shown automatically on users’ screens, allowing them to use an embedded browser to log in to the network via an HTTP interface. As part of Skycure’s continuous research on network-based attacks against mobile devices, we
#51 Analysis and Exploitation of a Linux Kernel Vulnerability (CVE-2016-0728)
As of the date of disclosure, this vulnerability has implications for approximately tens of millions of Linux PCs and servers, and 66 percent of all Android devices (phones/tablets).
#50 Major security flaw found in Intel driver software
The company has advised those who use the Intel Driver Update Utility to download an updated version of the software, which mitigates a vulnerability in how the software requests new drivers from Intel's servers.
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