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MS15-008 – Important: Vulnerability in Windows Kernel-Mode Driver Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (3019215) – Version: 1.0

Severity Rating: ImportantRevision Note: V1.0 (January 13, 2015): Bulletin published.Summary: This security update resolves one privately reported vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerability could allow elevation of privilege if an attacker r…

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MS15-004 – Important: Vulnerability in Windows Components Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (3025421) – Version: 1.0

Severity Rating: ImportantRevision Note: V1.0 (January 13, 2015): V1.0 (January 13, 2015): Bulletin published.Summary: This security update resolves a privately reported vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerability could allow elevation of pri…

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MS15-007 – Important: Vulnerability in Network Policy Server RADIUS Implementation Could Cause Denial of Service (3014029) – Version: 1.0

Severity Rating: ImportantRevision Note: V1.0 (January 13, 2015): Bulletin publishedSummary: This security update resolves a privately reported vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerability could allow denial of service on an Internet Authentic…

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MS15-002 – Critical: Vulnerability in Windows Telnet Service Could Allow Remote Code Execution (3020393) – Version: 1.0

Severity Rating: CriticalRevision Note: V1.0 (January 13, 2015): V1.0 (January 13, 2015): Bulletin published.Summary: This security update resolves a privately reported vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerability could allow remote code execu…

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Attackers planting banking Trojans in industrial systems

SCADA insecurity not just about Stuxnet

Trend Micro researcher Kyle Wilhoit says the latest attacks on SCADA and industrial control networks are turning out to carry rather pedestrian banking Trojans, and have been on the rise since October 2014.…

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Automated Table Saw Cuts Photovoltaic Solar Cells

[sudarshan] is a solar hobbyist and needed a way to cut solar cells for his projects. He had previously created a rotary tool saw but manually feeding them through was sketchy at best. With just a slight wrong movement of his hand or flex in the work surface would cause the cell to break. These cells are extremely brittle and break easily. He needed a method of cutting these cells that was free from jitters and would cut in a straight line. He looked around his junk bin and found an odd solution… a scanner. Yes, the type you would …read more

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Remember Corel? It’s just entered .DLL hell

Hijack hole found in Corel Draw and other doodleware

Local zero day vulnerabilities have been disclosed in Corel applications, potentially affecting more than 100 million users.…

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United, American airlines account fraud highlights hacker focus on travel industry

More than 20 travel-related websites have experienced data breaches in the past two months, according to a security expert who tracks the trade in stolen data. Data from those websites is being sold on underground forums by cybercriminals, said Alex Ho…

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Router creds admin/admin? Lizard Squad thanks you

Console hacker DDoS bot runs on lame home routers

Console DDoSers Lizard Squad are using insecure home routers for a paid service that floods target networks, researchers say.…

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Wood-Only Kart Race Inspires Fancy Wooden Bearings

The mountainous Italian town of Artena holds an annual soap box derby for wood vehicles – and they mean 100% wood, not a speck of anything else. Fierce competition led [Alessio] to engineering and CNC fabricating these gorgeous wooden roller bearings for the wheels to give him an edge.

Thousands in costume attend the renaissance faire known as “Palio delle contrade di Artena”, and the popular wood-only race is called “La Carettella.” The karts are operated by a two-man team: one in front who brakes, the other in the rear who hops on and off to push as needed throughout …read more

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