• Posts Tagged ‘exploits’

    Malware Can Spread Through Software Updates

    by  • August 2, 2009 • Ethical hacking, Network Security, Packet Sniffing • 1 Comment

    We have seen exploits in plug ins & apps are helping hackers to find vulnerabilities & intrude inside a secured system or a network, I came across the news from cnet.com which says that two researchers from Israeli security firm Radware have found out a way which gives access to a computer by updating any software mostly affects the Skype & other applications.

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    Vulnerability Assessment

    by  • July 31, 2008 • Black Hat, Exclusive, Tips and Tricks • 0 Comments

    Basic Terms: Vulnerability: Drawback of a system through which hackers intrude in a network and get space to try attacks on administrators. Vulnerability is also known as Security Hole. Exploit: By taking advantage of the vulnerabilities when the attack is performed is called as exploit of the vulnerability. There can be different exploit for the […]

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