Tag: hijacking

Hardware, Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Exploit found in Supermicro motherboards could allow for remote hijacking

September 5, 2019

Via: Networkworld Security

A security group discovered a vulnerability in three models of Supermicro motherboards that could allow an attacker to remotely commandeer the server. Fortunately, a fix is already available. Eclypsium, which specializes in firmware security, announced in its blog that it […]

Monitoring&Analysis, Security

DNS hijacking grabs headlines, but it’s just the tip of the iceberg

June 17, 2019

Via: CSO

Internet pioneer Dr. Paul Vixie wishes people would stop ignoring his advice and start taking security seriously. “I am complaining about too many things,” he tells me. “It couldn’t be as bad as I say it is. Except it is.” […]