Vulnerabilities

My Top 5 exploits of interest from the past weeks (July 29-Aug6)…

By Jojo | Published August 7th, 2010

Here are my top five publicized exploits and vulnerabilities that have been in the news over the past week and a half.

No patch for Microsoft Shortcut Vulnerability available for XP SP2 or any other end-of-life Windows release

By Jojo | Published August 5th, 2010

If your enterprise is running Microsoft XP with Service Pack 2, then I’ve got news for you: It’s now reached its end of support as of July 13, 2010. Check out Microsoft’s post on it here.

Analysis of the Siemens SCADA and Windows Shortcut Vulnerabilities

By Jojo | Published August 3rd, 2010

As you’re probably well aware, there has been a lot of news over the past month regarding a new Malware that is impacting Siemens WinCC SCADA systems. The Malware is known as Stuxnet.