Tag: Security bugs

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OpenAI launches security bug bounty program for AI models

OpenAI launches security bug bounty program for AI models

OpenAI has set up a bug bounty program for discovering security flaws in its AI models. This involves collaboration with security startup Bugcrowd. Content bugs in the models or tools like ChatGPT are not part of the program. With the bug bounty program, OpenAI aims to detect errors in the secur... Read more

date11 months ago
Apple releases latest security patches for older devices

Apple releases latest security patches for older devices

Last week's security updates are now available for older iPhones, iPads, and Macs. This week Apple released iOS and iPadOS 15.7.5, macOS Monterey 12.6.5, and macOS Big Sur 11.7.6 to patch two security vulnerabilities in older devices that are still receiving software updates but aren’t capable... Read more

date11 months ago
Google issues another update to fix a zero-day in Chrome

Google issues another update to fix a zero-day in Chrome

Google issued an update to the Stable channel of its Chrome browser on Wednesday containing a patch for a vulnerability currently in the wild. According to Google's alert, CVE-2022-2856 is a remedy for "insufficient validation of untrusted input in Intents." Intents often convey data from one pr... Read more

date2 years ago
Some network names can disable Wi-Fi on iPhones

Some network names can disable Wi-Fi on iPhones

A researcher has found that some network names can disable Wi-Fi on phones. More specifically, some names with the percent symbol in the names can disable Wi-Fi on iPhones and other iOS devices. Carl Schou tweeted this out saying that if an iPhone comes in a range of a network named %secretclub%... Read more

date3 years ago

Intel fixed leaks that can be used to install malicious firmware

Last week, Intel rolled out fixes for some vulnerabilities that allowed attackers to install malicious firmware in millions of computers using Intel CPUs. The number of sensitive documents stored on computers over the past ten years has increased. This prompted hardware and software developers t... Read more

date3 years ago
Microsoft releases emergency update for Windows 10

Microsoft releases emergency update for Windows 10

Microsoft patched two bugs in the Windows Codec Library with an emergency update. According to Microsoft, these security bugs were not yet exploited. The bugs, named CVE-2020-1425 and CVE-2020-1457, only affect Windows 10 and Windows Server 2019. Attackers can use the bugs using a specially c... Read more

date4 years ago
Microsoft API identifies security bugs, almost error-free

Microsoft API identifies security bugs, almost error-free

Microsoft has built an AI model that would detect the difference between security bugs and normal bugs with 99 percent accuracy. In the coming months, Microsoft plans to release the system, open-source, on GitHub. In addition to the fact that the system distinguishes almost perfectly between sec... Read more

date4 years ago