Android users hit by evolved NotCompatible malware attack. A new version of the NotCompatible malware for Android has been found by researchers, peaking at around 20,000 detections a day.
It takes a company 243 days to discover a sophisticated attack, study shows. A report by Mandiant focusing on advanced persistent threats (APTs) outlined several findings, including that there are on average 243 days between an attacker gaining access and when the attack is uncovered.
After Oracle refuses to treat it as a vulnerability. A security research firm released details of a Java 7 sandbox bypass known as “Issue 54” that Oracle does not regard as a security vulnerability.
Researchers have discovered a backdoor in some TP-Link routers that has the router download and execute a file when a specific URL is called.
Malware identified on two Web servers. The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) took down several of their Web sites, including the National Vulnerability Database (NVD) after malware was found on them.