Cybersecurity News Headline Updated on 31 July 2020 – Bootloader Vulnerability Affects Millions of Devices; Netgear to Refuses Update Vulnerable Devices; Excellent Ransomware Case Study, and more

The headline on 31 July 2020 GRUB2 Bootloader Vulnerability Affects Millions of Devices. A vulnerability in the GRUB2 (Grand Unified Bootloader version 2) bootloader could be exploited to run malicious firmware during startup. The issue affects most Linux devices and Windows devices that use Secure Boot. Researchers at Eclypsium discovered the issue and disclosed it […]

Cybersecurity News Headline Updated on 18 July 2020 – UK, Canada, and US Say Russian Hackers Targeting Vaccine Research; Hackers Hijacked High-Profile Twitter Accounts; US Legislators Adding Solarium Report Recommendations to Bill, and more

The headline on 18 July 2020 Microsoft Patches Severe, Wormable Vulnerability in Windows Server 2019. The bug is a vulnerability found in Windows DNS servers, that allows remote code execution due to mishandled requests. It’s only present in Windows Servers configured to handle DNS requests, but the severity of the bug means all affected server […]