New phishing threats exploit zero-day vulnerabilities in Windows
Recent phishing attacks use a zero-day Windows vulnerability to drop the Qbot malware without displaying Windows' usual security warnings, BleepingComputer reports.
When users download files from an 'untrusted' remote location, such as an Internet website or an email attachment, Windows adds a s... Read more
InfluxData updates InfluxDB across the board
InfluxData, the developer of InfluxDB, announced numerous product updates and enhancements during its annual developer and community event, InfluxDays 2022.
The new features include Flux 1.0, Telegraph Custom Builder and InfluxDB Script Editor. The updates aim to support developers working on ti... Read more
Node.js 19 is now generally available
TypeScript 4.9 beta is live, but ECMAScript Decorators are missing
The beta of TypeScript 4.9 is available, including substantial enhancements such as the new 'satisfies' operator. However, ECMAScript Decorators, which were scheduled for this release, are likely to be delayed.
TypeScript 4.9 will be available as a release candidate on November 1 and as a final ... Read more
Microsoft adds new security measures to Edge
The move aims to protect users on sites that may be malicious in nature.
Microsoft Edge is adding enhanced security protections to provide an extra layer of protection when browsing the web and visiting unfamiliar sites, according to a report in The Register. Microsoft wants to make it safer for... Read more
This week The Register reported on new findings by a group of researchers that found a critical command injection vulnerability in Parse Server, an open-source backend for Node.js environments.
Rated 10 o... Read more
Google positions Carbon as an experimental successor to C++
The Carbon Language was presented by Google software engineer Chandler Carruth at Toronto's C++ North conference this week. Chandler described the programming language as an "experimental successor to C++", sparking much interest in the C++ community.
Given the interest the community has shown ... Read more
Cloudflare develops open API standards with partners
The reason for the collaboration between Cloudflare, Deno and other Node... Read more