Multiple one-click vulnerabilities have been discovered across a variety of popular software applications, allowing an attacker to potentially execute arbitrary code on target systems. The issues were discovered by Positive Security researchers Fabian Bräunlein and Lukas Euler and affect apps like Telegram, Nextcloud, VLC, LibreOffice, OpenOffice, Bitcoin/Dogecoin Wallets, … [Read more...] about 1-Click Hack Found in Popular Desktop Apps — Check If You’re Using Them
A new attack framework aims to infer keystrokes typed by a target user at the opposite end of a video conference call by simply leveraging the video feed to correlate observable body movements to the text being typed. The research was undertaken by Mohd Sabra, and Murtuza Jadliwala from the University of Texas at San Antonio and Anindya Maiti from the University of Oklahoma, … [Read more...] about Experts Find a Way to Learn What You’re Typing During Video Calls
Like it or not, 2020 was the year that proved that teams could work from literally anywhere. While terms like "flex work" and "WFH" were thrown around before COVID-19 came around, thanks to the pandemic, remote working has become the defacto way people work nowadays. Today, digital-based work interactions take the place of in-person ones with near-seamless fluidity, and the … [Read more...] about Missing Link in a ‘Zero Trust’ Security Model—The Device You’re Connecting With!
Many companies rely on Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) solutions as their primary security tool to protect their organizations against cyber threats. EDR was introduced around eight years ago, and analysts now peg the EDR market size as $1.5 to $2.0 billion in annual revenue globally, expecting it to quadruple over the next five years. The recent introduction of Extended … [Read more...] about Are You’re Getting The Best Value From Your EDR Solution?
In episode 11 of the Security Stories podcast we dive into the world of election security, with the help of Talos’ Director of Threat Intelligence, Matt Olney, and Cisco’s US public sector cybersecurity expert, Steve Caimi. To quote fictional president Dr Josiah Bartlet, “Decisions are made by those who show up”. Protecting people’s right to show up and be heard is … [Read more...] about What to Expect When You’re Electing: Special Podcast Episode