Tag: crash

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A simple string of ‘And’ seems to crash Google Docs

A simple string of ‘And’ seems to crash Google Docs

Google Docs appears to crash at the sight of "And. And. And. And. And." A bug is causing Google Docs to crash if a string of words is typed into a document, opened with the online word processor. After crashing, the document won't be easily re-accessed. Doing so would trigger the crash again. ... Read more

date13 days ago
Bluetooth BrakTooth vulnerabilities affect billions of devices

Bluetooth BrakTooth vulnerabilities affect billions of devices

A collection of vulnerabilities known as BrakTooth are affecting Bluetooth stacks implanted on system-on-chips (SoC) circuits from several vendors. The vulnerabilities affect various devices, including consumer electronics and industrial equipment. The associated risks encompass everything from ... Read more

date9 months ago
JET engine vulnerabilities can crash Microsoft IIS and SQL Server

JET engine vulnerabilities can crash Microsoft IIS and SQL Server

A team of researchers have detailed vulnerabilities in the JET database engine. Three researchers at Palo Alto Networks have detailed vulnerabilities in the JET database engine. They have also demonstrated how those flaws can be exploited to ultimately execute malicious code. The code payloads a... Read more

date1 year ago
Ransomware as a Service Kraken focuses arrows on new victims

Ransomware as a Service Kraken focuses arrows on new victims

Kraken, a Ransomware as a Service (RaaS) operation, uses a new exploit kit to create victims. According to new research by McAfee and Recorded Future, it is difficult to protect against that combination. With ransomware, files or an entire device are encrypted. Access can only be regained if the rig... Read more

date4 years ago