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Hacker Reveal easy way to Hijack Privileged Windows User Session Without PW

In a recent PoC Exploit released via YouTube, Alexander Korznikov demonstrated a successful hijacking (using Task manager, service creation, as well as command line), along with Proof-of-Concept exploit. 296 more words

Windows

WordPress Updates to Silently Fix Security Flaw

WordPress made a recent update to its software (4.7.2) with a fix that was not mentioned in the content of the update, so it could be phased in quietly. 223 more words

Computer Security

Dutch Teen Collects One Million United Airlines Miles For Finding Security Flaws

Next time you’re sitting on a United Airlines flight next to a European teenager getting the royal treatment, it could be the latest young hacker to figure out a security flaw in the airline’s network. 245 more words

Vulnerability In Acer Store Exposed More Than 34,000 Credit Card Numbers

If you found yourself in the market for a new computer or other electronic device and made a purchase through Acer’s online store in the last year, you might want to watch your credit card statement. 174 more words