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by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#383 Caution urged over patched Windows USB driver flaw
Yesterday, Microsoft patched a flaw in the Windows USB Mass Storage Class Driver that could put some people on edge. Though the flaw was rated “important,” likely because it requires local access to exploit, previous work in this arena shows that such a bug could be attacked remotely.
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#384 Firefox 45 fixes 40 vulnerabilities, 22 critical
#383 Caution urged over patched Windows USB driver flaw
#382 Home Depot will pay up to $19.5 million for massive 2014 data breach
#381 Chrome update fixes three high severity vulnerabilities
#380 Phishers are creating YouTube channels to document their attacks
#379 The rise of IoT hacking: New dangers, new solutions
#378 Let's Encrypt reaches one million certificate encryption milestone
#377 Android vulnerabilities allow for easy root access - Qualcomm Snapdragon SoCs flaw
#376 Dell open sources DCEPT, a honeypot tool for detecting network intrusions
#375 FBI quietly changes its privacy rules for accessing NSA data on Americans
#374 Mark Ward: How Minecraft undermined my digital defences
#373 KeRanger ransomware Is actually Linux.Encoder ported for Macs
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