vBulletin is a popular proprietary CMS that was recently reported to be vulnerable to an unspecified attack vector.
It has been confirmed: the author of Blackhole, the most popular exploit kit out there, has been arrested by Russian authorities.
While Microsoft is yet to issue a patch for the latest Internet Explorer zero-day (CVE-2013-3893), reports are coming in that the flaw has been exploited more widely and for a longer time than initially believed.
A continued rise in exploit-based attacks, particularly against Java, and an increasing sophistication in mobile threats characterized the first half of 2013, which saw its share of interesting developments in the world of digital security.
Over the weekend, FireEye researchers have managed to shed some light on the in-the-wild attacks leveraging the latest discovered Internet Explorer zero-day vulnerability (CVE-2013-3893), and have tracked it back to the Chinese hacking group that hit Bit9 earlier this year.
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