Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#404 Critical bug in libotr could open users of ChatSecure, Adium, Pidgin to compromise
A vulnerability in “libotr,” the C code implementation of the Off-the-Record (OTR) protocol that is used in many secure instant messengers such as ChatSecure, Pidgin, Adium and Kopete, could be exploited by attackers to crash an app using libotr or execute remote code on the user’s machine.
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#408 Encrypted WhatsApp voice calls frustrate new court-ordered wiretap
#407 Windows 10 upgrade reportedly starting automatically on sindows 7 PCs
#406 Marriott must pay $600,000 for blocking personal WiFi hotspots
#405 600,000 TFTP servers can be abused for reflection DDoS attacks
#404 Critical bug in libotr could open users of ChatSecure, Adium, Pidgin to compromise
#403 Skype co-founder launches end-to-end encrypted 'Wire' app
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