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Malwaretech stems Wcry for now

The Internet’s Unsung Hero Malwaretech registered the sandbox detection domain essentially shutting down any further spread overnight; but expect a new version to be released soon. Update XP & 2003 Microsoft have issued an unusual – out of band – … Continue reading

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Government Supply Chain to request Cyber Essentials from suppliers

‘Government Supply Chain to use Cyber Essentials to better manage the security risks presented by third parties.’ Cyber Essentials is the Governments standard to encourage UK companies to attain a minimum level of security.¬†Importantly, as of the 1st October 2014 … Continue reading

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50,000 Websites Hacked Through Critical WordPress Vulnerability.

Over 50,000 websites have been compromised within the first three weeks following the disclosure of a critical vulnerability in the MailPoet plugin (formerly known as¬†Wysija Newsletter) for WordPress. The vulnerability allows the attacker to upload any content including PHP script … Continue reading

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