Microsoft patches 2 actively exploited zero-day flaws

Pictured: the Mountain View, California regional headquarters of Microsoft, which just patched 120 software vulnerabilities for Patch Tuesday. (Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images) With its latest regularly scheduled security update, Microsoft has fixed 120 software vulnerabilities, including 17 critical flaws, one of which is a zero-day bug that has been actively exploited in

Adobe eliminates 11 critical bugs in Acrobat, Reader

Pictured: Adobe headquarters in San Jose, California. Adobe patched 26 bugs on Patch Tuesday in August 2020. (Lisa Werner/Contributor) For the August edition of Patch Tuesday, Adobe Systems today supplied fixes for 26 vulnerabilities — 11 critical — in Acrobat and Reader and one in its image organization and manipulation software Lightroom Classic.

NCC Group admits its training data was leaked online after folders full of Crest pentest certification exam notes posted to Github

‘Inhouse crt rigs to solve… book before ur exam’ as firm claims ‘some’ of the content wasn’t theirs Exclusive  British infosec biz NCC Group has admitted to The Register that its internal training data was leaked on Github after folders purporting to help people pass the Crest pentest certification exams

NCC Group admits its training data was leaked online after folders full of Crest pentest certification exam notes posted to Github

‘Inhouse crt rigs to solve… book before ur exam’ as firm claims ‘some’ of the content wasn’t theirs Exclusive  British infosec biz NCC Group has admitted to The Register that its internal training data was leaked on Github after folders purporting to help people pass the Crest pentest certification exams

Business must overcome privacy challenge for facial recognition to thrive

Pharmacy chain Rite-Aid’s recent abandonment of an eight-year-old facial recognition program aimed at curbing shoplifting as well as creating new marketing underscores how widespread the use of the controversial technology is and how organizations struggle to overcome associated security and privacy challenges – as well negative perceptions. Faced with fallout