Day: October 23, 2013

Drupal Spaces 6.x Access Bypass

Drupal Spaces third party module version 6.x suffers from an access bypass vulnerability…….

Cisco Security Advisory 20131023-iosxr

Cisco Security Advisory – Cisco IOS XR Software contains a vulnerability when handling fragmented packets that may result in a denial of service condition of the Cisco CRS Route Processor cards listed under “Affected Products”. The vulnerability affects IOS XR Software versions 3.3.0 to 4.2.0. The vulnerability is a result of improper handing of fragmented…

Mathematician works out formula for perfect pizza

The ideal proportions for toppings and dough on a pizza can be expressed in the language of mathematics. Now that’s amore…….

LG joins Firefox OS party with low-powered Fireweb for Brazilian market

First phone to launch with Firefox OS 1.1……

Obama denies that US spied on German chancellor — or did he?

It’s an ever-growing pastime: reading between the lines of US statements about surveillance programs. The latest episode has to do with the German chancellor’s concerns that her cell phone was tapped…….

Microsoft: Apple’s new iPad with free iWork is no big deal

As Apple treads into Microsoft Office territory, Redmond touts its Surface tablets while taking some verbal potshots at the iPad-maker…….

GuppY 4.6.26 Cross Site Scripting

GuppY version 4.6.26 suffers from a cross site scripting vulnerability…….

Call yourself a ‘hacker’, watch your ex-boss seize your PC without warning

Court rules coder’s computer can be suddenly snatched in ‘software knockoff’ spat……

Call yourself a ‘hacker’, lose your 4th Amendment right against seizures

Court rules coder’s PC can be snatched in software knockoff legal battle……

Top US Lobbyist Wants Broadband Data Caps

sl4shd0rk writes “Michael Powell, A former United States FCC chairman, is pushing for ‘usage-based internet access’ which he says is good for consumers who are ‘accustomed to paying for what they use’. Apparently Time Warner and Comcast (maybe others) are already developing plans to set monthly rates based on bandwidth usage. The reasoning on the…