The following list is the result of an attack on RockYou.com whereby a hacker managed to obtain all the account details of 32M users.
||Number of Users with Password
What is the most popular password?
Time to move on to Mozilla Firefox 3.6.
Some of the new features include:
- Changes were made that prevent other programs from adding their own toolbar to Firefox without your permission.
- Firefox 3.6 will alert you about out of date and insecure plugins.
- Private browsing also removes TEMP files
Microsoft has released out of it’s standard cycle a patch to fix the much publicise flaw in Internet Explorer. If you are a person who insists on using Internet Explorer then it’s critically important that you patch your system. This vulnerability effects Microsoft Internet Explorer 6, 6 SP1, 7, and 8 running on Windows 2000 SP4; Windows XP SP2 and SP3; Windows Server 2003 SP2; Windows Vista Gold, SP1, and SP2; Windows Server 2008 Gold, SP2, and R2; and Windows 7.
This months updates unfortunately don’t fix the current IIS file extension issue.
- Vulnerability in the Embedded OpenType Font Engine Could Allow Remote Code Execution (972270)
Microsoft is also recommending (KB979267 – Cached Copy) that Windows XP users uninstall Flash 6.
Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for January 2010
Ever come across a file that you know is an obvious virus. Well there is many AV vendors that have public submittable forms
Here are a few:
If you have any other sites please comment them below.