Facebook to stop Huawei pre-installing apps on smartphones

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Facebook is reportedly planning to stop Chinese tech giant Huawei from pre-installing its applications on future Huawei smartphones. According to Reuters, new Huawei smartphone models will not have Facebook, WhatsApp, or Instagram pre-installed. There will, or would have been, a business deal in place between Facebook and Huawei to allow […]

Leicester City Football Club disclosed a card breach

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Leicester City Football Club disclosed a card breach that affected its website, hackers stole payment card data, including card numbers and CVVs. Leicester City Football Club revealed that hackers have breached its website (https://shop.lcfc.com/) and stole credit card data of people that bought products disclosed a card breach that affected […]

Misconfigured database belonging to Amadeus exposed information of 15 million passengers

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The database contained information on 36 million booked flights, 15 million passengers, over one million hotel bookings, and 700,000 visa applications. Information on international travel plans of high-ranking Israeli diplomats including Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been exposed. What is the issue? A misconfigured database belonging to Amadeus’ Alp.co.il, […]

Linux kernel privilege escalation flaw CVE-2019-11815 affects RDS

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Experts discovered a privilege escalation vulnerability in the Linux Kernel, tracked as CVE-2019-11815, that affects the implementation of RDS over TCP. Experts discovered a memory corruption vulnerability in Linux Kernel that resides in the implementation of the Reliable Datagram Sockets (RDS) over TCP. The vulnerability tracked as CVE-2019-11815 could lead to […]

Flaw Affecting Millions of Cisco Devices Let Attackers Implant Persistent Backdoor

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Researchers have discovered a severe vulnerability in Cisco products that could allow attackers to implant persistent backdoor on wide range devices used in enterprises and government networks, including routers, switches, and firewalls. Dubbed Thrangrycat or 😾😾😾, the vulnerability, discovered by researchers from the security firm Red Balloon and identified as CVE-2019-1649, affects […]