Security Vulnerabilities

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Enterprises beware: 6 security vulnerabilities uncovered in Apple App Store in past 7 months

Enterprises can no longer rely on Apple's vetting process for its App Store because six major security vulnerabilities have been uncovered in the store over the past seven months, according to Appthority's latest Enterprise Mobile Threat Report released Wednesday.

Infographic: Chaotic supply chain leads to security vulnerabilities in automotive software

The supply chain for automotive software is complex and poorly integrating, opening up that software to numerous security vulnerabilities, warned an infographic prepared by Parasoft.

Security issue with Trane ComfortLink II thermostats highlights broader IoT security risk, says Cisco's Talos

Cisco's Talos Group has identified security vulnerabilities in commercial smart thermostats made by Trane that could enable an attacker to gain access to the entire network through the vulnerable devices.

Spotlight: Cisco patches high-severity flaws in Nexus 9000 switches, security products

Cisco on Wednesday pushed out patches for high-severity vulnerabilities in several products, including a controller, a switch and security management products, reported SecurityWeek.

Security holes on the rise in SAP HANA big data platform, warns ERPScan

The number of SAP HANA vulnerabilities increased 50 percent this year compared to last year, according to ERPScan.

Even more Cisco devices found to be infected with SYNful Knock

It has not been a good week for Cisco Systems. The malware that was found to be infecting 14 Cisco routers across four countries – possibly for years – is apparently more widespread than the security vendor that first discovered the vulnerability believed.

Employees gamble with security when they download mobile gambling apps

The average global enterprise has multiple, often risky, gambling apps installed in its mobile environment, according to an analysis by app security firm Veracode.

Belkin N600 security vulnerabilities put home users at risk

Several vulnerabilities have been found in the Belkin N600 802.11n wireless home router that could provide a gateway to hackers using DNS spoofing.

Researchers warn about security backdoor on D-Link storage devices

A number of D-Link storage devices have dozens of security vulnerabilities that can allow attackers to execute arbitrary code remotely and take full control of the devices, according to researchers at SEARCH-LAB.

Hola shows why 'free' sometimes comes at a price

Free peer-to-peer VPN service Hola is apparently not as secure as the company likes to claim. According to a Network World article, Hola sold bandwidth of its 47 million users and also contains several security vulnerabilities that could open up users to botnet infections and other malicious types.