Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#538 Microsoft patches severe account hijacking security flaw
Microsoft has taken only 48 hours to patch a critical account authentication flaw which allowed attackers to use harvested login tokens.

According to British security researcher Jack Whitton, the vulnerability could be exploited through phishing websites designed to harvest login tokens to later compromise user accounts and data.
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#546 Ubuntu patches kernel vulnerabilities
#545 First Windows 10 preview with bash support is out now
#544 Crypto ransomware targets called by name in spear-phishing blast
#543 Quanta LTE router beset by over 20 critical security flaws
#542 Phishing email that knows your address
#541 Apple iPhone 6S, 6S Plus vulnerable to new lock screen bypass flaw
#540 Nexus Security Bulletin—April 2016
#539 Obtaining login tokens for an Outlook, Office or Azure account
#538 Microsoft patches severe account hijacking security flaw
#537 Samsam may signal a new trend of targeted ransomware
#536 NoScript and other popular Firefox add-ons open millions to new attack
#535 Emergency update coming for Flash vulnerability under attack
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