Certain Router Models Riddled with Remotely Exploitable Vulnerabilities

Independent security researchers have found over 100 different Vulnerabilities across 13 different Router and NAS models. The targets ranged from routers designed for general consumers to high-end devices designed for enterprise use. And all 13 of the devices evaluated had at least one web application vulnerability.  One of the researchers Stated; We obtained root shells [...]

September 18th, 2019|

Apple Releases all new iPhone 11, 11 Pro and 11 Pro Max

Apple has just announced their all new iPhone models, the 11, 11 Pro and 11 Pro Max, man that last one is a mouthful. Anyway, enough with the new names, lets take a closer look at what else Apple has changed. This new iPhone is almost only an S upgrade. With only a couple minor [...]

September 11th, 2019|

Canon DSLR cameras found vulnerable to ransomware

Canon has issued a global security advisory warning pertaining to its DSLR, Mirror-less and compact cameras. The problem is related to Canon's digital cameras which feature the Picture Transfer Protocol (PTP) communication system. The security issue discovered by Check Point software technologies is of serious concern. They advise that they were able to Break into [...]

August 19th, 2019|

Microsoft to add Mac like “cloud download” to the Windows 10 installation

Microsoft has taken a leaf out of Apple's Mac division. Providing details about an upcoming feature that has the potential to change the way Windows is installed. For years, .Apple users have had the ability to download MacOS directly to their machine when completing a system rebuild or factory restore. There are many benefits to [...]

August 13th, 2019|

Turn Off AirDrop To Keep From Leaking Your Phone Number

You’re most likely to encounter AirDrop in a public space when you’re blocking some random stranger from sending you a weird picture or greeting. But if you ever need to toss a file between devices. Maybe that funny picture you just took of your friends at a bar, wait until you’re home, for security’s sake. [...]

August 4th, 2019|

Microsoft and Sony begin a revolutionary Azure based cloud partnership

Earlier this year, Sony shocked the industry when it announced they would be forming a partnership with Microsoft. The partnership would see PlayStation utilise the Azure cloud computing service to develop cloud based gaming and AI. Microsoft and Sony? Working together? Well the back story is far simpler and makes a lot of sense. Sony [...]

July 30th, 2019|

Huawei hands Fixed wireless and FTTN customers some hope

Huawei urges the NBN Co to hand the responsibility of "last mile" customers to them. With a spokesperson stating that there is no chance the NBN Co would be able to finance the project. Being a leader in mobile technology, Huawei has offered a simple solution for Network Edge customers. The solution would enable them [...]

June 26th, 2019|

BlueKeep, a Windows remote desktop flaw allowing full uncompromised access

Microsoft warned last month that the critical vulnerability, dubbed BlueKeep, could lead to large-scale attacks. Businesses remember like it was yesterday the damage that was inflicted by 2017's WannaCry ransomware outbreak. BlueKeep allows full compromise of Windows via Remote Desktop Services. This means that, potentially millions of computers are at risk of a full system [...]

June 13th, 2019|

Intel patches eight high severity vulnerabilities in their NUC PC’s and RAID cards

Intel has patched 8 high severity security flaws in its NUC mini PC's. Security researchers have rated the vulnerability's between 8.2 and 7.5 out of 10. Consequently the two most severe vulnerability's, had the potential to allow a privileged user to enable escalation of privilege, denial of service or information disclosure. Further the remainder of [...]

June 13th, 2019|