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First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Poodle Vulnerability Breaks SSL 3.0 (October 14 & 15, 2014)

A vulnerability that has been given the name Poodle could put systems at risk of man-in-the-middle attacks....... ... [Published SANS NewsBites - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Updates This Week From Microsoft, Adobe, Oracle, Google, and Apple (October 14 & 16, 2014)

This has been a big week for updates....... ... [Published SANS NewsBites - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

FBI Warns US Companies of Cyber Attacks Linked to China (October 15 & 16, 2014)

The FBI has issued a private warning to US organizations about cyber attacks being launched by groups with links to the Chinese government....... ... [Published SANS NewsBites - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Microsoft's Patch Tuesday (October 14 & 15, 2014)

Microsoft's set of updates address 24 vulnerabilities in a variety of products, including a flaw in Windows and Windows Server 2008 and 2012 that is actively exploited as part of the Sandworm attack (see below)....... ... [Published SANS NewsBites - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Bash/Shellshock Patches May Not be Enough to Protect Systems (October 15, 2014)

Simply patching systems against the Bash/Shellshock vulnerability may not be adequate....... ... [Published SANS NewsBites - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Cyber Security Must be Built Into Battlefield Systems Acquisition Process (October 14, 2014)

Cyber security needs to be built into the acquisitions process for battlefield components....... ... [Published SANS NewsBites - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

FBI Director Acknowledges Some Warrantless Data Collection, Calls for Updated Wiretapping Laws (October 16, 2014)

FBI Director James Comey has admitted that in some cases, his agency does collect information without a warrant....... ... [Published SANS NewsBites - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Drupal Issues Patch for Critical Vulnerability (October 15 & 16, 2014)

A critical vulnerability in Drupal 7....... ... [Published SANS NewsBites - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

South Korea Considering Issuing New National ID Numbers (October 14 & 16, 2014)

South Korea is considering reissuing national ID cards for every citizen following a series of breaches that compromised the current national ID numbers of nearly 80 percent of the country's population....... ... [Published SANS NewsBites - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Universal Plug-and-Play Devices Could be Used in Reflection DDoS Attacks (October 15, 2014)

Akamai says that misconfigured Universal Plug-and-Play (UPnP) devices could be used to launch DDoS reflection attacks....... ... [Published SANS NewsBites - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Sandworm (October 13, 2014)

A malware attack/espionage attack known as Sandworm targeted systems belonging to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), government agencies in Poland and Ukraine, and several European industries over the past five years....... ... [Published SANS NewsBites - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Mozilla Updates Firefox to Version 33 (October 14, 2014)

The newest version of Mozilla's Firefox browser, Firefox 33, addresses eight security issues....... ... [Published SANS NewsBites - Oct 17 2014]

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The FBI is developing a version of its Binary Analysis Characterization and Storage System (BACSS) to be used by "other government agencies, law enforcement, researchers, and private sector partners....... "
...(FCC) authorization for their cellular surveillance device known as StingRay is one message in which the company tells the FCC that StingRay "is only to provide ....... "

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Bash/Shellshock Patches May Not be Enough to Pr... [Published SANS NewsBites - Oct 17 2014]
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The FBI has issued a private warning to US organizations about cyber attacks being launched by groups with links to the Chinese government....... ...
Mozilla Updates Firefox to Version 33 (October ... [Published SANS NewsBites - Oct 17 2014]
The newest version of Mozilla's Firefox browser, Firefox 33, addresses eight security issues....... ...
Sandworm (October 13, 2014) [Published SANS NewsBites - Oct 17 2014]
A malware attack/espionage attack known as Sandworm targeted systems belonging to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), government agencies in Poland and Ukraine, and several European industries over the past five years....... ...
Microsoft's Patch Tuesday (October 14 & 15, 2014) [Published SANS NewsBites - Oct 17 2014]
Microsoft's set of updates address 24 vulnerabilities in a variety of products, including a flaw in Windows and Windows Server 2008 and 2012 that is actively exploited as part of the Sandworm attack (see below)....... ...
Updates This Week From Microsoft, Adobe, Oracle... [Published SANS NewsBites - Oct 17 2014]
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