Category: Cybersecurity

Flaws found in NSW iVote system yet again

Analysis of source code published at the request of the NSW Electoral Commission shows that the state’s election system software was still vulnerable to attack. https://www.zdnet.com/article/flaws-found-in-nsw-ivote-system-yet-again/#ftag=RSSbaffb68

Symantec Fixes Privilege Escalation Flaw in Endpoint Protection

Symantec fixed a local privilege escalation security flaw affecting all Symantec Endpoint Protection software versions prior to 14.2 RU2, and allowing attackers to escalate privileges on compromised devices and execute malicious code using SYSTEM privileges. […] https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/symantec-fixes-privilege-escalation-flaw-in-endpoint-protection/