Apache HTTP server

A Flaw in Apache HTTP Server Allows any Users to Gain Root Access

Apache HTTP server security update fixes multiple security vulnerabilities including the privilege escalation vulnerability that allows users to run PHP, CGI script to gain the root access. https://twitter.com/iamamoose/status/1112966189276389376 Apache...
Dirty Sock

New Dirty Sock Vulnerability Allows Hackers to Gain Root Access on Linux systems

The researcher discovered a new privilege escalation vulnerability called Dirty Sock on Ubuntu Linux default installation lets attacker gain immediate root to the system. This serious vulnerability existing in the Linux system's default...

Operating Systems can be Detected using Ping Command

Operating Systems can be detected using Ping Command, Ping is a computer network administration software utility, which used to find the Availability of a host on an Internet Protocol (IP) network. Ping operates by sending Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP)...
Linux Malware

Hackers Use Linux Malware HiddenWasp to Attack Linux Systems for Gaining Remote Access

A new sophisticated, unique Linux malware dubbed HiddenWasp used in targeted attacks against victim's who are already under attack or gone through a heavy reconnaissance. The malware is highly sophisticated and went undetected; the...
BackBox Linux

Free Open Source Penetration Testing Distro BackBox Linux 6 Released with new Hacking Tools

BackBox Linux is a free Open Source penetration testing and security assessment oriented Linux distribution providing a network and systems analysis toolkit. It has been developed to perform penetration tests and security assessments. Designed...

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