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Airbus cyber attack believed to be conducted by hackers in China

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Hackers in China are believed to be behind a cyber attack against Airbus which occurred earlier this year.

Airbus revealed in January that it had ‘detected a cyber incident’ on its Commercial Aircraft Business information systems – although the company says […]

By |February 5th, 2019|Cyber News|

RIP, RDP: Security house Check Point punches holes in desktop controls

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Credits: The Register

Security firm Check Point has found some 25 security vulnerabilities in three of the most popular remote desktop protocol (RDP) tools for Windows and Linux.

The company tasked its bug-hunters with a manual code audit on Microsoft mstsc as well as the FreeRDP and […]

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Fake fuse: Bloke admits selling counterfeit chips for use in B-1 bomber, other US military gear

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Credits: The Regsiter

Rogelio Vasquez, the owner of California-based PRB Logics Corporation, has pleaded guilty to selling fake branded semiconductor chips from China, some of which made their way into US military systems.

The 44-year-old resident of Orange County, Cali, accepted four charges […]

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LibreOffice patches malicious code-execution bug, Apache OpenOffice – wait for it, wait for it – doesn’t

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Credits: The Register

A security flaw affecting LibreOffice and Apache OpenOffice has been fixed in one of the two open-source office suites. The other still appears to be vulnerable.

Before attempting to guess which app has yet to be patched, consider that Apache […]

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European Commission orders mass recall of creepy, leaky child-tracking smartwatch

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Credits: The Register

The European Commission has ordered the recall of a smartwatch aimed at kids that allows miscreants to pinpoint the wearer’s location, posing a potentially “serious risk”.

The commission uses its Rapid Alert System for Non-Food products (Rapex) to send out […]

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