Apple paid $75K to Whitehat Hacker who Discovered Apple Apple safari Can Be Hijacked

Apple paid $75K to Whitehat Hacker who Discovered Apple Safari vulnerability

Apple has rewarded a security researcher $75,000 bug bounty after he discovered Apple Safari vulnerability and macOS camera vulnerability; the flaw would allow attackers to hijack the camera and microphone on any iPhone or Mac computer. Ryan Pickren, an ethical hacker, disclosed seven vulnerabilities in Apple’s Safari browser; three of which could have been exploited…

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Week in Cyber News: 5 WordPress Plugin Vulnerabilities, Adobe Illustrator, Magento, Bridge updated, Microsoft Teams GIF bug, and More

Vulnerabilities will always exist in systems, and vendors always come up with mitigations and updates to prevent potential attacks. Popular services and programs have long been a target of attacks to exploit the service itself or the users. We have gathered the major cyber news over the past week including WordPress plugin vulnerabilities, Adobe updates,…

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Microsoft released out-of-band security update Microsoft Office and Paint 3D

A week after the April 2020 Patch Tuesday, Microsoft released an out-of-band security update that fixes remote code execution vulnerabilities in Office, Office 365 ProPlus, and Paint 3D. The applications are affected by multiple Autodesk vulnerabilities that, if exploited, could enable remote code execution. The newly disclosed bugs stem from the Autodesk’s library for the FBX…