Tag: Vulnerability

Linux Update Fixes 11-Year-Old Flaw

A recent Linux update patched a vulnerability that enabled fraudsters to use heap spraying methods to execute arbitrary code and escalate permissions.

Windows Atom Tables Could Blow Up Security, Researchers Say

Researchers from enSilo may have too much time on their hands: Instead of putting out fires, they came up with a method to nuke Windows security. To make it worse, this attack vector cannot be patched because of how it uses Windows atom tables,...