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Technology | Posted on 14 Mar 2013 | Comments Off on NVD Down Due To Malware | Tagged with , .

Ironically, the US National Vulnerability Database is down due to malware on the servers. The NVD serves as a tool that allow system administrators to identify potential problem with operating

Technology | Posted on 6 Dec 2011 | Comments Off on Adobe Exploit in the Wild | Tagged with , , , .

Adobe has released a security advisory for Adobe Acrobat and Adobe Reader. The zero day vulnerability, which is being actively exploited, allows an attacker to take control of a vulnerable

Technology | Posted on 17 Nov 2011 | Comments Off on Patching for CVE-2011-4313 | Tagged with , .

I just posted up an article on the XAO site regarding the recently disclosed BIND 9 vulnerability. There is an unconfirmed report that the observed outages were a trial

Technology | Posted on 17 Nov 2011 | Comments Off on ISC Releases BIND 9 Patch | Tagged with , , , .

ISC has released a patch for BIND 9 to protect against a recently disclosed vulnerability. The vulnerability affects all currently supported versions of BIND. No workarounds are available, and ISC

Technology | Posted on 13 Mar 2011 | Comments Off on Targeted Attacks Use MHTML Exploit | Tagged with , , , .

A post on the Google security blog has stated that the MHTML vulnerability is being actively exploited. The MHTML protocol, which is unique to Internet Explorer, allow  the browser

Technology | Posted on 24 Dec 2010 | Comments Off on Microsoft Warns of IE Vulnerability | Tagged with , , , , .

Microsoft has published an advisory for all supported versions of IE. The advisory warns of a problem with a CSS-related function in IE6 through IE8. Malicious websites could take

Technology | Posted on 6 Sep 2009 | Comments Off on Lazy WordPress Bloggers Put Blogs At Risk | Tagged with , , , .

WordPress bloggers that do not keep their sites up to date are putting their reputations at risk. According to a recent announcement on the WordPress blog, a worm is