How To Patch Linux Kernel Zero Day DirtyCow Vulnerability CVE-2016-5195

A zero-day local privilege escalation vulnerability has been found in the Linux kernel that has existed since 2005, being called DirtyCow. This bug affects a large number of popular Linux distros as well as Android devices. By exploiting the DirtyCow vulnerability, any user can become root (admin) in less than 5 seconds. The vulnerability has [...]

Update Your Internet Explorer Now Through Windows Update-Zero Day Exploit Patched

Last week you may have ready about a zero-day exploit (Security Advisory 2963983) that affect all versions of Microsoft's Internet Explorer, from versions 6 through 11. It was considered to be pretty severe, with government agencies even suggesting changing browsers. The exploit allowed for hackers "to execute arbitrary code in the context of the current [...]