Two Critical Zero-Day Flaws Disclosed in Foxit PDF Reader

Two Critical Zero-Day Flaws Disclosed in Foxit PDF Reader

Are you using Foxit PDF Reader? If yes, then you need to watch your back. Security researchers have discovered two critical zero-day security vulnerabilities in Foxit Reader software that could allow attackers to execute arbitrary code on a targeted computer, if not configured to open files in the Safe Reading Mode. The first vulnerability (CVE-2017-10951)…

Shield

Zero-day vulnerabilities in Windows NTLM security protocols

As part of this month’s Patch Tuesday, Microsoft has released security patches for a serious privilege escalation vulnerability which affect all versions of its Windows operating system for enterprises released since 2007. Researchers at behavioral firewall specialist Preempt discovered two zero-day vulnerabilities in Windows NTLM security protocols, both of which allow attackers to create a…

Ransomeware

Alerta de seguridad – “Ransomware”

Se ha estado alertando sobre ataques cibernéticos conocidos como “Ransomware“, el cual es un tipo de malware que una vez infecta las computadoras de los usuarios, restringe el acceso a todos los documentos mediante cifrado, y demanda pago para recuperar la información. Se han estado tomando previsiones para evitar incidentes dentro del Recinto y toda…