Vulnerabilities & Exploits
- April 13, 2015WordPress sites have recently been defaced by ISIS sympathizers who exploited known vulnerabilities on WP plug-ins. How can Web admins protect their sites from this type of attack?
- March 26, 2015Cybercriminals and attackers are increasingly taking advantage of zero-day vulnerabilities because of the window of opportunity they present. Find out what zero-days are, why they’re dangerous, and what you can do to prevent attacks.
- March 23, 2015Microsoft will be putting the 20 year-old Internet Explorer to rest. With so many Web apps that still reply on older versions of IE, should admins be concerned?
- March 20, 2015In this video, Trend Micro CTO Raimund Genes discusses how security researchers and software vendors should work together and to stop fueling the industry that buys and sells vulnerability information.
- March 16, 2015Exploit kits have been around since 2006, and have been continuously evolving to take advantage of vulnerabilities found on popular software. This research paper discusses what exploit kits are, how they work, and how they evolved over time.
- March 16, 2015We noticed a problematic pattern developing: the increasing use of exploit kits in malvertising. Zero-day exploits are now deployed in malicious ads, instead of first being used in targeted attacks against enterprises and other organizations.
- March 05, 2015An old flaw that affects TLS/SSL, an authentication protocol used by countless websites and browsers has been discovered that allows cybercriminals to decrypt sensitive information from secure sites.
- March 02, 2015Recently, a security researcher disclosed that Seagate’s Network Attached Storage (NAS) unpatched vulnerabilities leaves thousands at risk. Find out what you can do to secure your NAS devices in order to avoid likely attacks.
- February 25, 2015Is it better to focus on defending against attacks that exploit old or new vulnerabilities? It doesn't matter. You can cover both with an IT staff that's both agile and proactive.