[ALERT] PEER TO PEER FILE SHARING

Submitted by irteam on Thu, 10/17/2019 - 08:55

Background
File Sharing programs allows internet users to share, download, and view  files on their individual computers.
P2P networks has become one of the medium for spreading of viruses, spyware, adware, malware through file sharing applications as it may lead to security breaches in the form of unauthorized access (hacking), worms, viruses and phishing.


Impact

[ALERT] NEW EXIM INTERNET MAILER FLAW PATCH RELEASED

Submitted by irteam on Thu, 10/03/2019 - 08:25

Background
EXIM has released a security update EXIM version 4.92.3(CVE-2019-16928) to address the flaw in exim mail servers which is an open-source message transfer agent (MTA) for use on Unix Systems connected to the internet. This exploitation could allow a remote attacker to simply crash or potentially execute malicious code on targeted servers.
 

Affected System
All versions 4.92 up to and including 4.92.2
 

[ALERT] CISCO RELEASED SECURITY UPDATES

Submitted by irteam on Tue, 10/01/2019 - 08:35

Background
Critical Vulnerabilities have been found in CISCO products and disclosed by CISCO this week in which an estimation of 100 or more devices have been affected. CISCO has been released Security Updates to address the 13 high severity vulnerabilities found in CISCO IOS Software and CISCO IOS XE Software.
Associated vulnerabilities details can be found at https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/viewErp.x?alertId=ERP-72547


Affected System

[ALERT] FACEAPP PRIVACY ISSUE

Submitted by irteam on Mon, 07/22/2019 - 08:29

FaceApp’s viral challenge had attracted around 80 million users for both IOS and Android which uses artificial intelligence to digitally transform a face to make it smile, look younger, look older or change gender.Its Privacy policy states that it could collects location information and details about users' browsing activities
Information gathered will be share to third-party advertisement partners to deliver targeted ads.It could collect data without user permissions

Affected System
IOS and Android


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