Slashdot Items Tagged "bug"

Date / Time Story
Monday October 16, 2017 @04:21PM Kaspersky Lab Finds Flash Vulnerability Through Microsoft Word
Friday October 06, 2017 @07:14PM Massive 70-Mile-Wide Butterfly Swarm Shows Up On Denver Radar System
Sunday October 01, 2017 @03:06PM New 'Illusion Gap' Attack Bypasses Windows Defender Scans
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @10:45PM Internet Explorer Bug Leaks Whatever You Type In the Address Bar
Monday September 25, 2017 @12:32PM iOS 11 Is Causing Massive Battery Drain Problems
Saturday September 23, 2017 @04:43PM Do Strongly Typed Languages Reduce Bugs?
Friday September 15, 2017 @10:44PM Equifax CSO 'Retires'. Known Bug Was Left Unpatched For Nearly Five Months
Friday September 08, 2017 @01:10PM Bug In Windows Kernel Could Prevent Security Software From Identifying Malware
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @06:40PM Android Oreo Bug Eats Up Mobile Data Even When On Wi-Fi
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @04:53PM A Critical Apache Struts Security Flaw Makes It 'Easy' To Hack Fortune 100 Firms
Sunday September 03, 2017 @12:41AM AT&T Uverse Modems Found To Have Several Serious Security Vulnerabilities
Sunday August 20, 2017 @05:32PM Bug In Lowe's Site Sold Goods For Free. Couple Arrested For Exploiting It
Saturday August 12, 2017 @11:37PM Hundreds Of Smart Locks Get Bricked By A Buggy Firmware Update
Saturday August 12, 2017 @10:18PM Deserialization Issues Also Affect .NET, Not Just Java
Saturday August 05, 2017 @07:06PM The NSA Intercepted Microsoft's Windows Bug Reports
Saturday July 29, 2017 @12:47PM Systemd Named 'Lamest Vendor' At Pwnie Security Awards
Monday July 24, 2017 @11:59AM DNS Lib Underscore Bug Bites Everyone's Favorite Init Tool, Blanks Netflix
Saturday July 22, 2017 @03:11PM Debian, Gnome Patched 'Bad Taste' VBScript-Injection Vulnerabilities
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @04:39PM Flaw In IoT Security Cameras Leaves Millions of Devices Open To Hackers
Sunday July 16, 2017 @09:04PM Microsoft Yanks Three Bad Patches Of Their Last Outlook Patch
Sunday July 16, 2017 @01:15PM TechCrunch Urges Developers: Replace C Code With Rust
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @04:55PM 24 Cores and the Mouse Won't Move: Engineer Diagnoses Windows 10 Bug
Saturday July 08, 2017 @04:52PM Microsoft's Last 'Bug Bash' Before Windows 10 Fall Creators Update
Tuesday July 04, 2017 @10:04AM Data Glitch Sets Tech Company Stock Prices At $123.47
Sunday July 02, 2017 @11:43PM 'Severe' Systemd Bug Allowed Remote Code Execution For Two Years
Sunday July 02, 2017 @02:44PM 'Severe' Systemd Bug Allowed Remote Code Execution For Two Years
Saturday June 24, 2017 @02:25PM Researcher Finds Critical OpenVPN Bug Using Fuzzing
Friday June 23, 2017 @05:26PM 32TB of Windows 10 Internal Builds, Core Source Code Leak Online
Friday June 16, 2017 @06:22PM You Can Hack Some Mazda Cars With a USB Flash Drive
Thursday June 15, 2017 @04:47PM Trump Orders Government To Stop Work On Y2K Bug, 17 Years Later
Thursday June 08, 2017 @05:28PM Google Launches Android O Developer Preview 3 With Final APIs
Thursday June 01, 2017 @04:11PM Google Quadruples Top Reward For Hacking Android To $200,000
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @04:24PM Google Chrome Bug Lets Sites Record Audio and Video Without a Visual Indicator
Saturday May 27, 2017 @02:36PM Wormable Code-Execution Bug Lurked In Samba For 7 Years
Saturday May 27, 2017 @02:12AM Two Different Studies Find Thousands of Bugs In Pacemakers, Insulin Pumps and Other Medical Devices
Saturday May 27, 2017 @01:25AM SSD Drives Vulnerable To Rowhammer-Like Attacks That Corrupt User Data
Friday May 26, 2017 @03:08PM In a Throwback To the '90s, NTFS Bug Lets Anyone Hang Or Crash Windows 7, 8.1
Monday May 22, 2017 @06:35PM Researchers Find Method To Own VoIP Phones, Silently Listen To Any Call
Saturday May 20, 2017 @01:33AM Stealing Windows Credentials Using Google Chrome
Saturday May 13, 2017 @01:45PM As World Reacts To WanaDecrypt0r, Microsoft Issues Patch For Old Windows Systems
Friday May 12, 2017 @09:13PM Google Found Over 1,000 Bugs In 47 Open Source Projects
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @04:19PM Only 36 Percent of Indian Engineers Can Write Compilable Code, Says Study
Friday April 28, 2017 @11:47PM Some Of The Pentagon's Critical Infrastructure Still Runs Windows 95 And 98
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @03:00PM Maybe Don't Manually Install Windows 10 Creators Update, Says Microsoft
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @02:39PM GE Fixing Bug in Software After Warning About Power Grid Hacks
Monday April 24, 2017 @05:14PM NSA's DoublePulsar Kernel Exploit a 'Bloodbath'
Monday April 24, 2017 @12:33PM Linux 4.11 Delayed For a Week
Saturday April 08, 2017 @12:48AM IRS Warns Tax Info Leaked By US Financial Aid Site
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @07:10PM LastPass Bugs Allow Malicious Websites To Steal Passwords
Saturday March 18, 2017 @09:26PM Edge, VMWare, Safari, And Ubuntu Linux Hacked at Pwn2Own 2017
Friday March 10, 2017 @04:15PM Microsoft Admits Mistake, Pulls Problematic Windows 10 Driver
Sunday March 05, 2017 @03:40PM Third-Party Vendor Issues Temporary Patch For Windows Vulnerability
Sunday March 05, 2017 @02:28PM Hidden Backdoor Discovered In Chinese IoT Devices
Sunday March 05, 2017 @01:39AM Third-Party Vendor Offers A Temporary Patch For Windows Vulnerability
Monday February 27, 2017 @03:00AM Google Discloses Yet Another New Unpatched Microsoft Vulnerability In Edge/IE
Sunday February 26, 2017 @03:33PM 94% of Microsoft Vulnerabilities Can Be Mitigated By Turning Off Admin Rights
Saturday February 25, 2017 @03:48PM Severe IE 11 Bug Allows 'Persistent JavaScript' Attacks
Friday February 24, 2017 @08:51AM New iOS Update Fixes Unexpected Shutdown Issue On iPhone 6, iPhone 6s
Thursday February 23, 2017 @11:19PM Cloudflare Leaks Sensitive User Data Across the Web
Monday February 20, 2017 @01:16AM Google Discloses An Unpatched Windows Bug (Again)
Sunday February 19, 2017 @07:30PM Serious Computer Glitches Can Be Caused By Cosmic Rays
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @05:07PM Facebook Is Closing 200 of Its 500 VR Demo Stations At Best Buy Stores Across US
Sunday February 05, 2017 @02:33PM Can The Mayhem AI Automate Bug-Patching?
Friday February 03, 2017 @04:24PM Lawsuit Claims Apple Forced Users To iOS 7 By Breaking FaceTime
Thursday February 02, 2017 @04:33PM Cisco Patches 'Prime Home' Flaw That Allowed Hackers To Reach Into People's Homes
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @06:38PM Dropbox Kept Files Around For Years Due To 'Delete' Bug
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @04:26PM Apple Will Finally Let Developers Respond To App Store Reviews
Sunday January 22, 2017 @03:00AM Army Bug Bounty Researcher Compromises US Defense Department's Internal Network
Saturday January 21, 2017 @12:24AM Google Pressured 90,000 Android Developers Over Insecure Apps
Monday January 16, 2017 @01:41AM Microsoft's Security Bulletins Will End In February
Thursday January 12, 2017 @07:16PM Consumer Reports Now Recommends MacBook Pros
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @06:15PM Buggy Domain Validation Forces GoDaddy To Revoke SSL Certificates
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @05:29PM Nevada Website Bug Leaks Thousands of Medical Marijuana Dispensary Applications
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @05:27PM Millions of Websites Vulnerable Due To Security Bug In Popular PHP Script
Monday December 26, 2016 @02:28AM Some Pixels Have Problems
Saturday December 24, 2016 @12:42AM Twitter Admits It Recently Overcharged For Ads
Monday December 19, 2016 @05:20PM Google Releases Tool To Find Common Crypto Bugs
Saturday December 17, 2016 @01:51PM Does Code Reuse Endanger Secure Software Development?
Saturday December 10, 2016 @03:26PM New Bug In Windows 10 Anniversary Update Brings Wi-Fi Disconnects
Friday December 09, 2016 @09:52PM 5-Year-Old Critical Linux Vulnerability Patched
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @08:11PM Adobe Flash Responsible For Six of the Top 10 Bugs Used By Exploit Kits In 2016
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @05:07PM Nintendo Offers Up To $20,000 To Hack the 3DS
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @04:58PM Apple Says Air Exposure Is Causing iPhone 6s Battery Problems
Monday November 28, 2016 @10:05AM iOS 10.1.1 Is Causing Battery Issues For Many iPhone Users
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @06:55PM Malicious Video Link Can Cause Any iOS Device To Freeze
Monday November 14, 2016 @06:51PM Shazam Keeps Your Mac's Microphone Always On, Even When You Turn It Off
Sunday November 13, 2016 @01:52AM 'Here Be Dragons': The Seven Most Vexing Problems In Programming
Saturday November 12, 2016 @02:26PM 1 Billion Mobile Apps Exposed To Account Hijacking Through OAuth 2.0 Flaw
Friday November 11, 2016 @10:31PM Scammers Bite Chrome Users With Forgotten 2014 Bug
Friday November 11, 2016 @07:36PM Facebook Bug Tells Users They Are Dead
Thursday November 10, 2016 @10:18PM Spotify Is Writing Massive Amounts of Junk Data To Storage Drives
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @08:49PM iOS WebView Bug Can Force iPhones To Make Calls While UI Freezes
Saturday November 05, 2016 @01:06AM Two Critical MySQL Bugs Discovered
Friday November 04, 2016 @05:53PM The DNC Has Told FBI It Found Evidence Its Headquarters Was Bugged
Thursday November 03, 2016 @02:36PM App Developers Spend Too Much Time Debugging Errors in Production Systems
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @01:14AM Microsoft Says Russia-Linked Hackers Are Exploiting Newly Discovered Flaw In Windows OS
Saturday October 29, 2016 @01:01PM Google's 'Project Zero' Hid A Major Vulnerability in Apple's OS and iOS Cores
Saturday October 29, 2016 @10:43AM Teenager Accidentally Launches DDoS Attack On 911 Systems
Friday October 28, 2016 @09:03PM Bad Code May Have Crashed Schiaparelli Mars Lander
Saturday October 22, 2016 @09:50PM VeraCrypt Security Audit Reveals Many Flaws, Some Already Patched
Thursday October 13, 2016 @04:53PM Evernote Confirms a Serious Bug Caused Data Loss For Some Mac Users
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @05:23PM Ford's Buggy Infotainment System Referred To By Engineers As 'Polished Turd' and 'Unsaleable'
Saturday October 08, 2016 @07:26PM Class Action Lawsuit Grows Over iPhone 6 Plus 'Touch Disease'
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @05:00PM Linus Torvalds Says 'Buggy Crap' Made It Into Linux 4.8
Sunday October 02, 2016 @05:19AM Multiple Linux Distributions Affected By Crippling Bug In Systemd
Saturday September 24, 2016 @06:08PM Tuesday Was Microsoft's Last Non-Cumulative Patch
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @12:32AM Tesla Fixes Security Bugs After Claims of Model S Hack
Monday September 19, 2016 @12:23PM Cisco Scrambles To Patch Second Shadow Brokers Bug In Firewalls
Thursday September 15, 2016 @04:00PM T-Mobile To iPhone Users: Do Not Download iOS 10 For Now
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @03:13PM Google Is Offering $200K To Hack Android Phones Using Email and A Phone Number
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @02:11PM iOS 10, Released Today, Is Causing Issues For Some Users
Monday September 12, 2016 @12:51AM Firefox 49 Postponed One Week Due To Unexpected Bugs
Sunday September 11, 2016 @07:55AM IoT Devices With Default Telnet Passwords Used As Botnet
Saturday September 10, 2016 @08:28PM Malware Infects 70% of Seagate Central NAS Drives, Earns $86,400
Friday September 09, 2016 @05:19PM General Motors Recalls 4.3 Million Vehicles Over a Software Bug
Thursday September 08, 2016 @05:48PM Researcher Gets 20 Days In Prison For Hacking State Websites As Political Stunt
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @05:04PM Yelp Launches Public Bug Bounty Program
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @08:49PM Staff Breach At OneLogin Exposes Password Storage Feature
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @04:53PM Google Login Bug Allows Credential Theft
Saturday August 27, 2016 @07:44PM Microsoft Lost a City Because They Used Wikipedia Data
Friday August 26, 2016 @12:22AM Windows 10 Computers Crash When Amazon Kindles Are Plugged In
Sunday August 21, 2016 @05:55PM Ask Slashdot: How Will You Handle Microsoft's New 'Cumulative' Windows Updates?
Saturday August 20, 2016 @03:50PM Microsoft Announces 'Cumulative' Updates Will Become Mandatory For Windows 7 and 8.1
Saturday August 20, 2016 @01:26AM Computer Science Professor Mocks The NSA's Buggy Code
Monday August 15, 2016 @11:22PM FalseCONNECT Vulnerability Affects Software From Apple, Microsoft, Oracle, More
Saturday August 13, 2016 @08:38PM Researchers Warn Linux Vendors About Cloud-Memory Hacking Trick
Saturday August 13, 2016 @05:57PM One In Five Vehicle Software Vulnerabilities Are 'Hair On Fire' Critical
Saturday August 13, 2016 @02:53PM Disable WPAD Now or Have Your Accounts Compromised, Researchers Warn
Monday August 08, 2016 @08:51AM Delta Air Lines Grounded Around the World After Computer Outage
Thursday August 04, 2016 @11:43PM Apple Announces Bug Bounty At Black Hat With Maximum $200,000 Reward
Saturday July 30, 2016 @07:39PM 'How I Hacked Imgur for Fun and Profit'
Saturday July 30, 2016 @12:52PM Android Stagefright Bug Required 115 Patches, Millions Still At Risk
Saturday July 30, 2016 @11:52AM Xen Vulnerability Allows Hackers To Escape Qubes OS VM And Own the Host
Saturday July 23, 2016 @02:03PM 'High-Risk Vulnerabilities' In Oracle File-Processing SDKs Affect Major Third-Party Products
Saturday July 23, 2016 @05:52AM Microsoft Rewrites Wassenaar Arms Control Pact To Protect The Infosec Industry
Monday July 18, 2016 @03:31PM Apple Begins Rolling Out iTunes Match With Audio Fingerprint to Apple Music Subscribers
Saturday July 16, 2016 @05:35PM Juniper OS Flaw Allowed Forged Certificates
Saturday July 16, 2016 @10:16AM Microsoft Store Offers Free Laptop If They Can't Upgrade Your PC To Windows 10
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @04:37PM Programming Bug Costs Citigroup $7M After Legit Transactions Mistaken For Test Data For 15 Years
Monday July 11, 2016 @07:08AM Hacker Finds Bug to Edit or Delete Any Medium Post
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @11:05AM MRI Software Bugs Could Upend Years Of Research
Sunday June 26, 2016 @11:27AM IRS Gets Hacked Again, Forced To Scrap Their Entire PIN System
Sunday June 19, 2016 @02:39PM Ethereum Debate Marred By Second Digital Currency Heist
Saturday June 18, 2016 @06:02PM KDE Bug Fixed After 13 Years
Saturday June 18, 2016 @01:53PM Delete Or Update All Adobe Flash Player Instances, Experts Warn
Saturday June 18, 2016 @08:48AM At Black Hat's Oscars: an Award For Hacking Junk
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @06:39PM BadTunnel Bug Hijacks Network Traffic, Affects All Windows Versions
Sunday June 12, 2016 @04:12PM Severe Chrome Bug Allowed Arbitrary Code Execution
Saturday June 11, 2016 @11:19AM Thousands of Email Addresses Accidentally Disclosed By Let's Encrypt
Saturday June 11, 2016 @08:47AM Bitdefender Finds 'Hypervisor Wiretap' For Reading TLS-Encrypted Communications
Thursday June 09, 2016 @12:32AM Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 14361 Released
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @02:41AM Many Lexus Navigation Systems Bricked By Over-The-Air Software Update
Saturday June 04, 2016 @07:21PM A $190 Million Misclick for T. Rowe Price
Thursday June 02, 2016 @01:17PM Linux Kernel 4.6.1 Released; Some Users Report Boot Issue
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @02:05PM Too Fat For Facebook: Photo Banned For Depicting Body In 'Undesirable Manner'
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @03:46PM iOS 9.3.2 Bricking Some 9.7-inch iPad Pro Devices With 'Error 56' Message
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @12:09PM Microsoft Needs To Fix Skype
Sunday May 15, 2016 @04:59AM Ethical Hackers Donate 1,000,000 Air Miles To Charity
Sunday May 15, 2016 @04:58AM Attacker Compromises Pornhub, Sells Shell Access for $1,000, Says Columnist
Saturday May 14, 2016 @12:04PM Police Reveal Tactics For Fighting Botnets
Saturday May 14, 2016 @10:26AM Apple Says It Doesn't Know Why iTunes Users Are Losing Their Music Files
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @07:09PM Pornhub Launches Bug Bounty Program With Rewards Up To $25,000
Thursday May 05, 2016 @11:09AM 'Apple Stole My Music. No, Seriously'
Wednesday April 27, 2016 @10:25PM American Samoa Domain Registry Was Exposing Client Data Since the Mid-1990s
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @03:41PM Node.js Version 6 Released With LTS
Friday April 15, 2016 @06:45PM MIT Bug Finder Uncovers Flaws In Web Apps In 64 Seconds
Thursday April 07, 2016 @06:28PM Google Launches Android Studio 2.0 With Instant Run, Faster Android Emulator, and Cloud Test Lab
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @09:15PM Quanta LTE Router May Be Most Unsecure Router Ever Made
Friday April 01, 2016 @01:25PM Steam Hacker Says More Vulnerabilities Will Be Found
Thursday March 31, 2016 @04:13PM 'Hack The Pentagon' Bug Bounty Program Opens For Registration
Thursday March 31, 2016 @02:47PM Apple Releases iOS 9.3.1 With Fix For Unresponsive Links
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @03:37PM Researcher Uses Valve Security Bug To Upload Paint Drying Game On Steam
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @11:51AM Clicking on Links in iOS 9.3 Can Crash Your iPhone and iPad
Sunday March 27, 2016 @02:04AM Sony Fixes Flubbed Dash Download
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @11:37AM Uber Announces Bug Bounty Program, To Pay Up To $10,000 To Friendly Hackers
Monday March 21, 2016 @09:26AM iMessage Bug Allows Attackers to Decrypt Photos and Videos
Thursday March 17, 2016 @07:10PM What's Frying the Electrical Systems On BART Trains?
Saturday March 12, 2016 @12:34PM Windows 10 Upgrade Reportedly Starting Automatically On Windows 7 PCs
Saturday March 12, 2016 @03:05AM Critical Bug In Libotr Opens Users of ChatSecure, Adium, Pidgin To Compromise
Friday March 11, 2016 @10:37PM 2 Years Later, Java Security Still Broken By Faulty Oracle Patch
Friday March 11, 2016 @10:05AM One Solution to MITRE's Overworked CVE System: Build a New One
Thursday March 10, 2016 @10:27PM Software Bug in F-35 Radar Causes Mid-Flight System Reboot
Thursday March 10, 2016 @04:09PM Cisco Patches Serious Flaws In Cable Modems and Home Gateways
Thursday March 10, 2016 @11:24AM Patch Tuesday Brought Windows 10 Ad Generator
Monday March 07, 2016 @01:38PM Facebook Fixes Bug That Allowed Users To Set Other Users' Passwords
Saturday March 05, 2016 @02:02PM Another Windows 10 Update Causing Problems
Thursday March 03, 2016 @11:35PM Cisco Issues Patch For Nexus Switches To Remove Hardcoded Credentials
Thursday March 03, 2016 @01:29AM Windows' Built-In PDF Reader Exposes Edge Browser To Hacking
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @11:50PM Incident Raises Concerns About a More Formal Spec For Bitcoin
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @02:04PM DoD Announces New Bug Bounty Program Called Hack the Pentagon
Saturday February 27, 2016 @12:35AM Ubuntu 15.10 Kernel Regression That Broke Graphics Displays In VMWare Patched
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @01:39PM Nissan Leaf HVAC-Hack Vulnerability Disclosed
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @05:05PM Cross-Site Scripting Enabled On 1000 Major Sites
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @02:13PM Mousejack Attacks Exploit Wireless Keyboards and Mice
Monday February 22, 2016 @01:15PM Linux Virtual Ethernet Bug Delivers Corrupt TCP/IP Data
Monday February 22, 2016 @10:27AM Windows 10 Forced Update Resets Default Apps To Microsoft Products
Saturday February 20, 2016 @02:27PM Comodo Antivirus Tech Support Feature Lets Anyone Connect To Your PC
Friday February 19, 2016 @04:35PM Apple Says Sorry For iPhone Error 53 and Issues IOS 9.2.1 Update To Fix It
Thursday February 18, 2016 @08:42PM PVS-Studio Analyzer Spots 40 Bugs In the FreeBSD Kernel
Thursday February 18, 2016 @11:07AM Magnitude of glibc Vulnerability Coming To Light