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'Lucifer' Botnet Turns Up the Heat on Apache Hadoop Servers

More than 3,000 unique attacks hitting Hadoop and Druid honeypots in just the past month indicate an attacker testing phase, portending fire and brimstone to come.

Thu Feb 22, 2024 00:50
'VoltSchemer' Hack Allows Wireless Charger Takeovers

Researchers tested their theory on nine chargers, each different and available to consumers, and found them all vulnerable to their attacks.

Thu Feb 22, 2024 00:02
Critical ConnectWise RMM Bug Poised for Exploitation Avalanche

Two days after disclosure, most instances of the remote desktop tool remain unpatched, while cyberattackers have started in-the-wild exploitation — and researchers warn it could get ugly, fast.

Wed Feb 21, 2024 22:59
El Al Flight Crew Suffers Midflight Communication Disruption

Though the incident took place over a known Houthi area, some say this incident was at the hands of a Somali group, based on frequent communication disruptions in the country.

Wed Feb 21, 2024 22:59
DoT, White House Tackle the Chinese Threat to US Port Security

New investments and Coast Guard authority aim to curb the alleged threat that Chinese vendors pose to American maritime security.

Wed Feb 21, 2024 22:38
Critical Vulnerability in VMware vSphere Plug-in Allows Session Hijacking

Admins are urged to remove vSphere's vulnerable Enhanced Authentication Plug-in, which was discontinued nearly three years ago but is still widely in use.

Wed Feb 21, 2024 17:39

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