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Stealthy Microsoft SQL Server Backdoor Malware Spotted in the Wild

22 Říjen, 2019 - 12:50
Cybersecurity researchers claim to have discovered a previously undocumented backdoor specifically designed for Microsoft SQL servers that could allow a remote attacker to control an already compromised system stealthily. Dubbed Skip-2.0, the backdoor malware is a post-exploitation tool that runs in the memory and lets remote attackers connect to any account on the server running MSSQL version
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Microsoft to Reward Hackers for Finding Bugs in Open Source Election Software

18 Říjen, 2019 - 20:14
Fair elections are the lifelines of democracy, but in recent years election hacking has become a hot topic worldwide. Whether it's American voting machines during the 2016 presidential election or India's EVMs during 2014 general elections, the integrity, transparency, and security of electronic voting machines remained questionable, leaving a wound in the minds of many that is difficult to
Kategorie: Hacking & Security