A vulnerability in the VBScript engine has been used by hackers working for North Korea to compromise systems targeted by the Darkhotel operation.
Maryland's Medicaid program is threatened by security gaps exposing data and information systems to unauthorized access and disruption of critical operations.
Bypassing security prompts in High Sierra, the latest version of macOS, is still possible with synthetic clicks thanks to a bug triggered by just two lines of code.
Security researchers have shown that having Microsoft CortanaÂ enabled on the Windows lock screen could be a security risk. In such a configuration, users couldÂ compromise a system or lead to or impersonate a user using credentials stored in the browser cache.
Security researchers have analyzed malware samples from threat actors associated with North Korea and discovered connections with tools from olderÂ unattributed campaigns.
A threat actor named DarkHydrus that is relatively new to the scene reliesÂ on open-source tools for spear-phishing attacks designed to steal credentials from government and educational institutions in the Middle East.