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Content tagged with Cloud posted in December 2010
Nintendo Warns Children Should Skip 3DS
News  |  12/29/2010  | 
Because their eyes are still developing, kids under the age of 6 shouldn't use the handheld gaming device's 3D functions, said the company.
Apple, Social Networks Top Cybercrime Targets In 2011
News  |  12/28/2010  | 
McAfee threat predictions for the coming year forecast that Apple's increasing influence in personal computing, smartphones, and tablets will make it a prime target for cybercriminals.
Why SMBs Aren't Buying DLP
Commentary  |  12/27/2010  | 
Cost, complexity, and a dearth of complete solutions limit adoption rates for small and midsize businesses; revamping the architecture and packaging of DLP solutions is key to winning the SMB market.
Why Chrome OS Will Succeed
Commentary  |  12/15/2010  | 
Google's "third choice" of operating system will sell itself to businesses and schools.
Google Chrome Gets Ready For Business
News  |  12/15/2010  | 
The introduction of new Google tools for IT administrators is intended to encourage enterprises to give Chrome, and perhaps Chrome OS, a try.
Microsoft Again Sets Record With Massive Patch
News  |  12/14/2010  | 
The holiday season brings no respite from security maintenance duties.
Connecticut AG Demands Google Street View Data
News  |  12/10/2010  | 
Attorney General Richard Blumenthal has given Google until Dec. 17 to turn over the data that was wrongfully collected from personal and business Wi-Fi networks.
Facebook Rejected Microsoft's Acquisition Offer
News  |  12/10/2010  | 
A Microsoft exec has confirmed an offer was made, but the company declined to comment on whether the amount CEO Steve Ballmer offered in 2007 was $15 billion.
IBM Expands Telehealth Partnership With American Well
News  |  12/1/2010  | 
Customized versions of American Well's Online Care application aim to improve the security of patients' personal health information.


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Hardcoded default root credentials exist on the ecobee3 lite 4.5.81.200 device. This allows a threat actor to gain access to the password-protected bootloader environment through the serial console.
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A heap-based buffer overflow vulnerability exists on the ecobee3 lite 4.5.81.200 device in the HKProcessConfig function of the HomeKit Wireless Access Control setup process. A threat actor can exploit this vulnerability to force the device to connect to a SSID or cause a denial of service.
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Poddycast is a podcast app made with Electron. Prior to version 0.8.1, an attacker can create a podcast or episode with malicious characters and execute commands on the client machine. The application does not clean the HTML characters of the podcast information obtained from the Feed, which allows ...