Hacker cracks Facebook with remote code execution bug

Facebook has paid US$40,000 to vulnerability hunter Andrew Leonov for disclosing how the hacker gained remote code execution on its servers through the widely-reported ImageMagick flaw. Leonov (@4lemon) described how he discovered the so-called ImageTragick…



China tightens control over app stores

China is requiring that all app stores operating in the country register with its Cyberspace Administration in an effort to battle malware but also to tighten control over uncensored content. The rules took effect Monday,…


Updated Debian 8: 8.7 released

The Debian project has announced the availability of new installation media for Debian 8 “Jessie”. The new media, labelled Debian 8.7, is not a new version of the distribution, but presents users with up to…