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Hackers could force locked iPhones to make contactless payments

Flaws in Apple Pay and Visa could allow criminals to make arbitrary contactless payments – no authentication needed, research finds The post Hackers could force locked iPhones to make contactless payments appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

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Google releases emergency fix to plug zero‑day hole in Chrome

The emergency release comes a mere three days after Google’s previous update that plugged another 19 security loopholes The post Google releases emergency fix to plug zero‑day hole in Chrome appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

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Bug in macOS Finder allows remote code execution

While Apple did issue a patch for the vulnerability, it seems that the fix can be easily circumvented The post Bug in macOS Finder allows remote code execution appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

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Microsoft Patch Tuesday fixes actively exploited zero‑day and 85 other flaws

The most recent Patch Tuesday includes a fix for the previously disclosed and actively exploited remote code execution flaw in MSHTML. The post Microsoft Patch Tuesday fixes actively exploited zero‑day and 85 other flaws appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

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Cybersecurity agencies reveal most exploited vulnerabilities in the past two years

There are 30 vulnerabilities listed in total; organizations would do well to patch their systems if they haven’t done so yet The post Cybersecurity agencies reveal most exploited vulnerabilities in the past two years appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

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Popular Wi‑Fi routers still using default passwords making them susceptible to attacks

To mitigate the chances of their Wi-Fi home routers being compromised, users would do well to change the manufacturer’s default access credentials The post Popular Wi‑Fi routers still using default passwords making them susceptible to attacks appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

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Google patches Chrome zero‑day vulnerability exploited in the wild

The newest update fixes a total of eight vulnerabilities affecting the desktop versions of the popular browser. The post Google patches Chrome zero‑day vulnerability exploited in the wild appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

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Microsoft Patch Tuesday fixes 13 critical flaws, including 4 under active attack

The latest Patch Tuesday brings a new batch of security updates addressing a total of 117 vulnerabilities The post Microsoft Patch Tuesday fixes 13 critical flaws, including 4 under active attack appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

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Microsoft issues patch to fix PrintNightmare zero‑day bug

The out-of-band update fixes a remote code execution flaw affecting the Windows Print Spooler service The post Microsoft issues patch to fix PrintNightmare zero‑day bug appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

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Google fixes actively exploited Chrome zero‑day

The latest Chrome update patches a bumper crop of security flaws across the browser’s desktop versions The post Google fixes actively exploited Chrome zero‑day appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

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