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Monthly Archives: July 2011

Apple patches vulnerabilities in iWork

Apple released an update for iWork 9.0 through 9.0.5 which fixes three vulnerabilities which could potentially be used to perform malicious actions. The new version, 9.1, fixes a buffer overflow which could lead to unexpected program termination and also arbitrary code … Continue reading

Apple fixes a security vulnerability in iOS

Apple released iOS 4.2.10/4.3.5 Software Update for iPhones, iPad and iPod touch as update through iTunes. This update addresses a single vulnerability through which an attacker with a privileged network position may capture or modify data in sessions protected by … Continue reading

Another facebook likejacking scam : „This spider is brutal“

A new Facebook scam, in the same idea as those with naked women, is making a lot of victims currently. Interesting is that there are quite a lot of unique URLs. This time, the scam is not using men’s curiosity … Continue reading

Safari update patches many vulnerabilities

Apple released new versions of the Safari browser for Windows and MacOS. Safari 5.1 for Mac OS X v10.6.8 or later, Windows 7, Vista, XP and Safari 5.0.6 for Mac OS X v10.5.8 are now available and address a multitude … Continue reading

Security Update for Apple iOS

Apple released the latest versions of iOS for iPad, iPod touch (3rd generation), iPhone 4, iPod touch (4th generation), iPhone 3GS. This update has version for 4.3.4 for the above devices and iPhone GSM and 4.2.9 for iPhone4 CDMA and … Continue reading

Spam from „Facebook Administration“

In the last days we have seen a large amount of spam being sent with the subject „Facebook Administration has sent you a message“. The email is of course a fake because the links are spoofed and point actually to … Continue reading

Microsoft Patchday on July 12

Since next week  is the second week of July, we are going to have the Microsoft Patchday on Tuesday. Microsoft published four bulletins for the upcoming patch day on July 12th. One of these patches is issued as critical and … Continue reading

A Foxnews Twitter account was hacked

Yesterday (evening US time), the Politics Twitter account of FoxNews has been hacked and the fraudsters have started to publish fake messages about US President Obama’s death. According to posts, the president was supposly shot and his place has been … Continue reading