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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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PUBLISHED: 2020-07-15
The IRC5 family with UAS service enabled comes by default with credentials that can be found on publicly available manuals. ABB considers this a well documented functionality that helps customer set up however, out of our research, we found multiple production systems running these exact default cre...
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IRC5 exposes an ftp server (port 21). Upon attempting to gain access you are challenged with a request of username and password, however you can input whatever you like. As long as the field isn't empty it will be accepted.
CVE-2020-15780
PUBLISHED: 2020-07-15
An issue was discovered in drivers/acpi/acpi_configfs.c in the Linux kernel before 5.7.7. Injection of malicious ACPI tables via configfs could be used by attackers to bypass lockdown and secure boot restrictions, aka CID-75b0cea7bf30.
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PUBLISHED: 2020-07-15
In Eclipse OpenJ9 prior to version 0.21 on Power platforms, calling the System.arraycopy method with a length longer than the length of the source or destination array can, in certain specially crafted code patterns, cause the current method to return prematurely with an undefined return value. This...
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An issue was discovered in drivers/firmware/efi/efi.c in the Linux kernel before 5.4. Incorrect access permissions for the efivar_ssdt ACPI variable could be used by attackers to bypass lockdown or secure boot restrictions, aka CID-1957a85b0032.