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Attacks against Boletos

In a series of online attacks targeting flaws on network devices and involving malicious DNS servers, fake documents, browser code injections, malicious browser extensions and a lot of creativity, the crooks have successfully stolen vast amounts of money. Read Full Article

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KSN: An Analysis of Web Browsers

Today, cybercriminals are quick to exploit vulnerabilities in Adobe Reader, Flash and Java to infect users’ computers. There is a simple reason for this popularity: exploits of vulnerabilities found in these products can infect computers regardless of which operating systems… Read Full Article

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Adobe Incubates Flash Runtime for Firefox

The Adobe AIR and Adobe Flash Player Incubator program updated their Flash Platform runtime beta program to version 5, delivered as Flash Player version 11.2.300.130. It includes a “sandboxed” version of the 32-bit Flash Player they are calling “Protected Mode for Mozilla Firefox on Windows 7 and Windows Vista systems”. It has been over a year since Adobe discussed the Internet Explorer ActiveX Protected Mode version on their ASSET blog, and the version running on Google Chrome was sandboxed too. Read Full Article