Almost Half A Million Delhi Citizens’ Personal Data Exposed Online

[ FEB 22, 2019 ] A security researcher Bob Diachenko¬† has identified an unsecured server that was leaking detailed personal details of nearly half a million Indian citizens. He disclosed that two days ago, he found a 4.1 GB-sized highly sensitive database online, named "GNCTD," containing information collected on 458,388 individuals located in Delhi, including... Continue Reading →

WinRAR versions released in the last 19 years impacted by severe security flaw

[ FEB 22, 2019 ] WinRAR, one of the world's most popular Windows file compression applications, has patched last month a severe security flaw that can be abused to hijack users' systems just by tricking a WinRAR user into opening a malicious archive. The vulnerability, discovered last year by security researchers from Check Point Software,... Continue Reading →

Microsoft publishes security alert on IIS bug that causes 100% CPU usage spikes

[ FEB 22, 2019 ] The Microsoft Security Response Center published yesterday a security advisory about a denial of service (DOS) issue impacting IIS (Internet Information Services), Microsoft's web server technology. According to Microsoft, IIS servers shipped with Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016 are impacted by a vulnerability when processing HTTP/2 requests. HTTP/2 is... Continue Reading →

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