Reverse RDP Attack Also Enables Guest-to-Host Escape in Microsoft Hyper-V

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Earlier this year, researchers disclosed clipboard hijacking and path-traversal issues in Microsoft’s Windows built-in RDP client that could allow a malicious RDP server to compromise a client computer, reversely. At the time when researchers responsibly reported this path-traversal issue to Microsoft, in October 2018, the company acknowledged the issue but decided not to address it. Now,… Read more »

Critical Flaws Found in Widely Used IPTV Software for Online Streaming Services

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Security researchers have discovered multiple critical vulnerabilities in a popular IPTV middleware platform that is currently being used by more than a thousand regional and international online media streaming services to manage their millions of subscribers. Discovered by security researchers at CheckPoint, the vulnerabilities reside in the administrative panel of Ministra TV platform, which if exploited,… Read more »