vulnerability

Update This WordPress Plugin To Prevent A Site-Hijacking Attack

Update This WordPress Plugin To Prevent A Site-Hijacking Attack

I use WordPress to power my mighty little corner on the internet, and I confess, I’ve been lazy about keeping my various plugins and themes updated. My site is pretty basic, so the thought never came to mind. However, I urge you to visit your WordPress site right now and…

Block Internet Explorer’s Latest Vulnerability With This Workaround

Block Internet Explorer’s Latest Vulnerability With This Workaround

Microsoft disclosed a troublesome vulnerability in Internet Explorer last week, affecting various permutations of Internet Explorer 9, 10, and 11 across Windows 7, 8.1, and Windows 10 (as well as various editions of Windows Server). The bad news is that Microsoft won’t likely patch this problem until February—when the next…

Update Your Ruckus Router’s Firmware To Fix Big Vulnerabilities

Update Your Ruckus Router’s Firmware To Fix Big Vulnerabilities

Security researchers have identified a number of vulnerabilities in Ruckus-branded access points and routers. As tends to be the case, they all affect the router’s UI—allowing an attacker to log in as an administrator regardless of your password and, in doing so, control your router from afar.