Asteroid Day is a UN-sanctioned global awareness campaign supporting thousands of independently organized events on June 30th and providing online educational asteroid resources. In support of Asteroid Day, I would like to share a story about an ongoing project at NASA that addresses the asteroid threat...
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LinuxSecurity.com: A vulnerability in PNP4Nagios which may allow local attackers to gain root privileges. Continue Reading — Gentoo: GLSA-201806-09: PNP4Nagios: Root privilege escalation
LinuxSecurity.com: Update to latest Synapse release which fixes CVE-2018-12291 (0.31.1) and a second security bug in 0.31.2: https://github.com/matrix- org/synapse/releases/tag/v0.31.2 This update includes a new package which is a dependency introduced… Continue Reading — Fedora 28: python-prometheus_client Security Update
LinuxSecurity.com: Someone is trying to pull a fast one, attempting to trick unsuspecting users into paying a ransom… even though they *haven’t* infected your computer with ransomware. Continue Reading — WannaCry ransomware scam tries to extort money without actually infecting your computer
LinuxSecurity.com: A newly discovered vulnerability in Drupal has been exploited to turn infected systems into Monero mining bots. Worse, the vulnerability could easily be exploited to do far more than simply steal resources and performance. Continue Reading — New Drupal Exploit Mines Monero for Attackers