Highly Critical CMS Bug – 1 Million Sites Open to Attack

The team behind the popular open-source CMS Drupal is urging admins to update their sites to ward off a nasty bug that could leave their sites “highly compromised” to attackers, according to the organization. The effected versions (Drupal 6, 7 Continue reading Highly Critical CMS Bug – 1 Million Sites Open to Attack

WordPress Issues Emergency Patch for SQL Injection Vulnerability

WordPress announced the security release of version 4.8.3 this week to patch a vulnerability to website takeover through an SQL injection attack. The Halloween fright, CVE-2017-14723, was discovered and reported to the bug bounty program in September by researcher Anthony Ferrara. Continue reading WordPress Issues Emergency Patch for SQL Injection Vulnerability

WordPress Issues Emergency Patch for SQL Injection Vulnerability

WordPress announced the security release of version 4.8.3 this week to patch a vulnerability to website takeover through an SQL injection attack. The Halloween fright, CVE-2017-14723, was discovered and reported to the bug bounty program in September by researcher Anthony Ferrara. Continue reading WordPress Issues Emergency Patch for SQL Injection Vulnerability

Doc Pop’s New Drop: Critical WordPress update to prevent REST API hack

There’s been a massive series of hacks targeting any WordPress sites that aren’t running on version 4.7.2 or higher. These hacks are targeting the WP REST API … source

Linode Blog » Linux “Dirty Cow” Vulnerability (CVE-2016-5195)

October 21, 2016 10:42 am A privilege escalation vulnerability being branded as “Dirty Cow” (CVE-2016-5195) was recently discovered and fixed yesterday in the Linux Kernel. It has existed for 11 years, so pretty much every device running Linux is affected Continue reading Linode Blog » Linux “Dirty Cow” Vulnerability (CVE-2016-5195)