Slashdot Items Tagged "bug"

Date / Time Story
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @07:11PM Adobe Flash Responsible For Six of the Top 10 Bugs Used By Exploit Kits In 2016
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @04:07PM Nintendo Offers Up To $20,000 To Hack the 3DS
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @03:58PM Apple Says Air Exposure Is Causing iPhone 6s Battery Problems
Monday November 28, 2016 @09:05AM iOS 10.1.1 Is Causing Battery Issues For Many iPhone Users
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @05:55PM Malicious Video Link Can Cause Any iOS Device To Freeze
Monday November 14, 2016 @05:51PM Shazam Keeps Your Mac's Microphone Always On, Even When You Turn It Off
Sunday November 13, 2016 @12:52AM 'Here Be Dragons': The Seven Most Vexing Problems In Programming
Saturday November 12, 2016 @01:26PM 1 Billion Mobile Apps Exposed To Account Hijacking Through OAuth 2.0 Flaw
Friday November 11, 2016 @09:31PM Scammers Bite Chrome Users With Forgotten 2014 Bug
Friday November 11, 2016 @06:36PM Facebook Bug Tells Users They Are Dead
Thursday November 10, 2016 @09:18PM Spotify Is Writing Massive Amounts of Junk Data To Storage Drives
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @07:49PM iOS WebView Bug Can Force iPhones To Make Calls While UI Freezes
Saturday November 05, 2016 @12:06AM Two Critical MySQL Bugs Discovered
Friday November 04, 2016 @04:53PM The DNC Has Told FBI It Found Evidence Its Headquarters Was Bugged
Thursday November 03, 2016 @01:36PM App Developers Spend Too Much Time Debugging Errors in Production Systems
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @12:14AM Microsoft Says Russia-Linked Hackers Are Exploiting Newly Discovered Flaw In Windows OS
Saturday October 29, 2016 @12:01PM Google's 'Project Zero' Hid A Major Vulnerability in Apple's OS and iOS Cores
Saturday October 29, 2016 @09:43AM Teenager Accidentally Launches DDoS Attack On 911 Systems
Friday October 28, 2016 @08:03PM Bad Code May Have Crashed Schiaparelli Mars Lander
Saturday October 22, 2016 @08:50PM VeraCrypt Security Audit Reveals Many Flaws, Some Already Patched
Thursday October 13, 2016 @03:53PM Evernote Confirms a Serious Bug Caused Data Loss For Some Mac Users
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @04:23PM Ford's Buggy Infotainment System Referred To By Engineers As 'Polished Turd' and 'Unsaleable'
Saturday October 08, 2016 @06:26PM Class Action Lawsuit Grows Over iPhone 6 Plus 'Touch Disease'
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @04:00PM Linus Torvalds Says 'Buggy Crap' Made It Into Linux 4.8
Sunday October 02, 2016 @04:19AM Multiple Linux Distributions Affected By Crippling Bug In Systemd
Saturday September 24, 2016 @05:08PM Tuesday Was Microsoft's Last Non-Cumulative Patch
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @11:32PM Tesla Fixes Security Bugs After Claims of Model S Hack
Monday September 19, 2016 @11:23AM Cisco Scrambles To Patch Second Shadow Brokers Bug In Firewalls
Thursday September 15, 2016 @03:00PM T-Mobile To iPhone Users: Do Not Download iOS 10 For Now
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @02:13PM Google Is Offering $200K To Hack Android Phones Using Email and A Phone Number
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @01:11PM iOS 10, Released Today, Is Causing Issues For Some Users
Sunday September 11, 2016 @11:51PM Firefox 49 Postponed One Week Due To Unexpected Bugs
Sunday September 11, 2016 @06:55AM IoT Devices With Default Telnet Passwords Used As Botnet
Saturday September 10, 2016 @07:28PM Malware Infects 70% of Seagate Central NAS Drives, Earns $86,400
Friday September 09, 2016 @04:19PM General Motors Recalls 4.3 Million Vehicles Over a Software Bug
Thursday September 08, 2016 @04:48PM Researcher Gets 20 Days In Prison For Hacking State Websites As Political Stunt
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @04:04PM Yelp Launches Public Bug Bounty Program
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @07:49PM Staff Breach At OneLogin Exposes Password Storage Feature
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @03:53PM Google Login Bug Allows Credential Theft
Saturday August 27, 2016 @06:44PM Microsoft Lost a City Because They Used Wikipedia Data
Thursday August 25, 2016 @11:22PM Windows 10 Computers Crash When Amazon Kindles Are Plugged In
Sunday August 21, 2016 @04:55PM Ask Slashdot: How Will You Handle Microsoft's New 'Cumulative' Windows Updates?
Saturday August 20, 2016 @02:50PM Microsoft Announces 'Cumulative' Updates Will Become Mandatory For Windows 7 and 8.1
Saturday August 20, 2016 @12:26AM Computer Science Professor Mocks The NSA's Buggy Code
Monday August 15, 2016 @10:22PM FalseCONNECT Vulnerability Affects Software From Apple, Microsoft, Oracle, More
Saturday August 13, 2016 @07:38PM Researchers Warn Linux Vendors About Cloud-Memory Hacking Trick
Saturday August 13, 2016 @04:57PM One In Five Vehicle Software Vulnerabilities Are 'Hair On Fire' Critical
Saturday August 13, 2016 @01:53PM Disable WPAD Now or Have Your Accounts Compromised, Researchers Warn
Monday August 08, 2016 @07:51AM Delta Air Lines Grounded Around the World After Computer Outage
Thursday August 04, 2016 @10:43PM Apple Announces Bug Bounty At Black Hat With Maximum $200,000 Reward
Saturday July 30, 2016 @06:39PM 'How I Hacked Imgur for Fun and Profit'
Saturday July 30, 2016 @11:52AM Android Stagefright Bug Required 115 Patches, Millions Still At Risk
Saturday July 30, 2016 @10:52AM Xen Vulnerability Allows Hackers To Escape Qubes OS VM And Own the Host
Saturday July 23, 2016 @01:03PM 'High-Risk Vulnerabilities' In Oracle File-Processing SDKs Affect Major Third-Party Products
Saturday July 23, 2016 @04:52AM Microsoft Rewrites Wassenaar Arms Control Pact To Protect The Infosec Industry
Monday July 18, 2016 @02:31PM Apple Begins Rolling Out iTunes Match With Audio Fingerprint to Apple Music Subscribers
Saturday July 16, 2016 @04:35PM Juniper OS Flaw Allowed Forged Certificates
Saturday July 16, 2016 @09:16AM Microsoft Store Offers Free Laptop If They Can't Upgrade Your PC To Windows 10
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @03:37PM Programming Bug Costs Citigroup $7M After Legit Transactions Mistaken For Test Data For 15 Years
Monday July 11, 2016 @06:08AM Hacker Finds Bug to Edit or Delete Any Medium Post
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @10:05AM MRI Software Bugs Could Upend Years Of Research
Sunday June 26, 2016 @10:27AM IRS Gets Hacked Again, Forced To Scrap Their Entire PIN System
Sunday June 19, 2016 @01:39PM Ethereum Debate Marred By Second Digital Currency Heist
Saturday June 18, 2016 @05:02PM KDE Bug Fixed After 13 Years
Saturday June 18, 2016 @12:53PM Delete Or Update All Adobe Flash Player Instances, Experts Warn
Saturday June 18, 2016 @07:48AM At Black Hat's Oscars: an Award For Hacking Junk
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @05:39PM BadTunnel Bug Hijacks Network Traffic, Affects All Windows Versions
Sunday June 12, 2016 @03:12PM Severe Chrome Bug Allowed Arbitrary Code Execution
Saturday June 11, 2016 @10:19AM Thousands of Email Addresses Accidentally Disclosed By Let's Encrypt
Saturday June 11, 2016 @07:47AM Bitdefender Finds 'Hypervisor Wiretap' For Reading TLS-Encrypted Communications
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @11:32PM Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 14361 Released
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @01:41AM Many Lexus Navigation Systems Bricked By Over-The-Air Software Update
Saturday June 04, 2016 @06:21PM A $190 Million Misclick for T. Rowe Price
Thursday June 02, 2016 @12:17PM Linux Kernel 4.6.1 Released; Some Users Report Boot Issue
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @01:05PM Too Fat For Facebook: Photo Banned For Depicting Body In 'Undesirable Manner'
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @02:46PM iOS 9.3.2 Bricking Some 9.7-inch iPad Pro Devices With 'Error 56' Message
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @11:09AM Microsoft Needs To Fix Skype
Sunday May 15, 2016 @03:59AM Ethical Hackers Donate 1,000,000 Air Miles To Charity
Sunday May 15, 2016 @03:58AM Attacker Compromises Pornhub, Sells Shell Access for $1,000, Says Columnist
Saturday May 14, 2016 @11:04AM Police Reveal Tactics For Fighting Botnets
Saturday May 14, 2016 @09:26AM Apple Says It Doesn't Know Why iTunes Users Are Losing Their Music Files
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @06:09PM Pornhub Launches Bug Bounty Program With Rewards Up To $25,000
Thursday May 05, 2016 @10:09AM 'Apple Stole My Music. No, Seriously'
Wednesday April 27, 2016 @09:25PM American Samoa Domain Registry Was Exposing Client Data Since the Mid-1990s
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @02:41PM Node.js Version 6 Released With LTS
Friday April 15, 2016 @05:45PM MIT Bug Finder Uncovers Flaws In Web Apps In 64 Seconds
Thursday April 07, 2016 @05:28PM Google Launches Android Studio 2.0 With Instant Run, Faster Android Emulator, and Cloud Test Lab
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @08:15PM Quanta LTE Router May Be Most Unsecure Router Ever Made
Friday April 01, 2016 @12:25PM Steam Hacker Says More Vulnerabilities Will Be Found
Thursday March 31, 2016 @03:13PM 'Hack The Pentagon' Bug Bounty Program Opens For Registration
Thursday March 31, 2016 @01:47PM Apple Releases iOS 9.3.1 With Fix For Unresponsive Links
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @02:37PM Researcher Uses Valve Security Bug To Upload Paint Drying Game On Steam
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @10:51AM Clicking on Links in iOS 9.3 Can Crash Your iPhone and iPad
Sunday March 27, 2016 @01:04AM Sony Fixes Flubbed Dash Download
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @10:37AM Uber Announces Bug Bounty Program, To Pay Up To $10,000 To Friendly Hackers
Monday March 21, 2016 @08:26AM iMessage Bug Allows Attackers to Decrypt Photos and Videos
Thursday March 17, 2016 @06:10PM What's Frying the Electrical Systems On BART Trains?
Saturday March 12, 2016 @11:34AM Windows 10 Upgrade Reportedly Starting Automatically On Windows 7 PCs
Saturday March 12, 2016 @02:05AM Critical Bug In Libotr Opens Users of ChatSecure, Adium, Pidgin To Compromise
Friday March 11, 2016 @09:37PM 2 Years Later, Java Security Still Broken By Faulty Oracle Patch
Friday March 11, 2016 @09:05AM One Solution to MITRE's Overworked CVE System: Build a New One
Thursday March 10, 2016 @09:27PM Software Bug in F-35 Radar Causes Mid-Flight System Reboot
Thursday March 10, 2016 @03:09PM Cisco Patches Serious Flaws In Cable Modems and Home Gateways
Thursday March 10, 2016 @10:24AM Patch Tuesday Brought Windows 10 Ad Generator
Monday March 07, 2016 @12:38PM Facebook Fixes Bug That Allowed Users To Set Other Users' Passwords
Saturday March 05, 2016 @01:02PM Another Windows 10 Update Causing Problems
Thursday March 03, 2016 @10:35PM Cisco Issues Patch For Nexus Switches To Remove Hardcoded Credentials
Thursday March 03, 2016 @12:29AM Windows' Built-In PDF Reader Exposes Edge Browser To Hacking
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @10:50PM Incident Raises Concerns About a More Formal Spec For Bitcoin
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @01:04PM DoD Announces New Bug Bounty Program Called Hack the Pentagon
Friday February 26, 2016 @11:35PM Ubuntu 15.10 Kernel Regression That Broke Graphics Displays In VMWare Patched
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @12:39PM Nissan Leaf HVAC-Hack Vulnerability Disclosed
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @04:05PM Cross-Site Scripting Enabled On 1000 Major Sites
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @01:13PM Mousejack Attacks Exploit Wireless Keyboards and Mice
Monday February 22, 2016 @12:15PM Linux Virtual Ethernet Bug Delivers Corrupt TCP/IP Data
Monday February 22, 2016 @09:27AM Windows 10 Forced Update Resets Default Apps To Microsoft Products
Saturday February 20, 2016 @01:27PM Comodo Antivirus Tech Support Feature Lets Anyone Connect To Your PC
Friday February 19, 2016 @03:35PM Apple Says Sorry For iPhone Error 53 and Issues IOS 9.2.1 Update To Fix It
Thursday February 18, 2016 @07:42PM PVS-Studio Analyzer Spots 40 Bugs In the FreeBSD Kernel
Thursday February 18, 2016 @05:29PM Researchers Find Method To Own VoIP Phones, Silently Listen To Any Call
Thursday February 18, 2016 @10:07AM Magnitude of glibc Vulnerability Coming To Light
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @05:48PM Hard-Coded Password Exposes Video Surveillance DVRs To Hacking
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @02:27PM Year-Old Critical Magento Flaw Still Exploited, Payment Info Stolen
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @01:31PM Critical Glibc Vulnerability Threatens Nearly All Linux Machines
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @12:28PM Red Hat, Google Disclose Severe Glibc DNS Vulnerability; Patched But Widespread
Friday February 12, 2016 @02:18PM iPhones Bricked By Setting Date To Jan 1, 1970
Monday February 08, 2016 @06:50PM The Internet of Broken Things
Friday February 05, 2016 @05:41PM Some Reversible USB-C Cables/Adapters Could Cause Irreversible Damage
Friday February 05, 2016 @11:13AM Have Your iPhone 6 Repaired, Only To Get It Bricked By Apple
Thursday February 04, 2016 @10:03AM IRS Computer Problems Shut Down Tax Return E-file System
Thursday February 04, 2016 @12:25AM Ask Slashdot: Fixing UVC Camera Issues Under Windows?
Monday February 01, 2016 @10:17AM Exploitable Backhole Accidentally Left In Some MediaTek-based Phones
Monday February 01, 2016 @08:57AM Running "rm -rf /" Is Now Bricking Linux Systems
Sunday January 31, 2016 @04:37PM LG G3 'Snap' Vulnerability Leaves Owners At Risk of Data Theft
Sunday January 31, 2016 @12:20PM FTDI Driver Breaks Hardware Again
Saturday January 30, 2016 @01:25PM Sensitive Information Can Be Revealed From Tor Hidden Services On Apache
Thursday January 28, 2016 @02:39PM Search Suggestions Causing Apple's Safari Browser To Crash on Many Devices
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @12:35PM Discrepancy Detected In GPS Time
Thursday January 21, 2016 @03:32PM Fake Facebook Emails Deliver Malware Masquerading As Audio Message
Thursday January 21, 2016 @01:13PM Backdoor Account Found On Devices Used By White House, US Military
Tuesday January 19, 2016 @08:26AM Serious Linux Kernel Vulnerability Patched
Friday January 15, 2016 @06:46PM Intel Skylake Bug Causes PCs To Freeze During Complex Workloads
Thursday January 14, 2016 @10:08PM OpenSSH Patches Bug That Leaks Private Crypto Keys
Thursday January 14, 2016 @10:04PM Zero-Day Vulnerability Discovered In FFmpeg Lets Attackers Steal Files Remotely
Thursday January 14, 2016 @08:47AM Nest Thermostat Bug Leaves Owners Without Heating
Saturday January 09, 2016 @10:32PM After Two Fixes, OAuth Standard Deemed Secure
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @08:50AM Fixing JavaScript's Broken Random Number Generator
Saturday December 26, 2015 @01:22PM Steam: No "Unauthorized Actions" On Exposed Accounts
Tuesday December 22, 2015 @12:47PM NASA Has Suspended Its Next Mission To Mars
Tuesday December 22, 2015 @09:22AM HIV Dating Company Accuses Researchers of Hacking Database
Friday December 18, 2015 @10:52PM New Outlook Bug Doesn't Require Users To Interact With Emails To Be Compromised
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @08:55AM Boeing 787 "Blacklisted" From Some Air Traffic Control Services
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @08:45AM Attackers Can Hijack Joomla Sites Via User-Agent Strings
Friday December 11, 2015 @08:15PM No More QA: Yahoo's Tech Leaders Say Engineers Are Better Off Coding With No Net
Thursday December 10, 2015 @01:53PM AVG, McAfee, Kaspersky Antiviruses All Had a Common Bug
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @10:48AM Intel Skylake CPUs Are Warping Under Mounting Pressure From Third-Party Coolers
Sunday November 15, 2015 @10:36AM GPS Always Overestimates Distances
Thursday November 05, 2015 @11:05AM Celebrating 30th Anniversary of the First C++ Compiler: Let's Find Bugs In It
Friday October 30, 2015 @06:37PM Bug Bounties Are Bonanza, For a Few Persistent Hackers
Thursday October 22, 2015 @10:00AM Microsoft To Pay Up To $15K For Bugs In Two Visual Studio Tools
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @10:33AM Hundreds of Southwest Flights Delayed By Online Booking Problems
Sunday October 11, 2015 @11:30PM Kaspersky Fixes Bug That Allowed Attackers To Block Windows Update & Others
Sunday October 04, 2015 @04:06PM OpenIndiana Hipster 2015.10: Keeping an Open-Source Solaris Going
Saturday October 03, 2015 @11:32AM F-35 Ejection Seat Fears Ground Lightweight Pilots
Saturday October 03, 2015 @05:12AM Some Apple iPhone 6s and 6s Plus Smartphones Mysteriously Powering Down
Saturday October 03, 2015 @01:06AM Office 2016 Proving Unstable With Apple's El Capitan
Friday October 02, 2015 @11:44PM Samsung Decides Not To Patch Kernel Vulnerabilities In Some S4 Smartphones
Friday October 02, 2015 @05:01PM $50 Fire Tablet With High-capacity SDXC Slot Doesn't See E-books On the SD Card
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @11:37PM Newly Found TrueCrypt Flaw Allows Full System Compromise
Friday September 25, 2015 @07:35PM Chrome For Android's Incognito Mode Saves Some of the Sites You Visit
Friday September 25, 2015 @05:48PM Apple Admits iCloud Problem Has Killed iOS 9 'App Slicing'
Thursday September 24, 2015 @02:19PM Mozilla Fixed a 14-Year-Old Bug In Firefox, Now Adblock Plus Uses Less Memory
Monday September 21, 2015 @11:17AM Apple's iOS 9 Breaks VPNs
Saturday September 19, 2015 @12:42PM Crash Chrome With 16 Characters
Saturday August 29, 2015 @11:58PM Abusing Symbolic Links Like It's 1999
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @07:51AM Backwards S-Pen Can Permanently Damage Note 5
Sunday August 23, 2015 @06:53PM Why Car Info Tech Is So Thoroughly At Risk
Saturday August 22, 2015 @09:19AM Apple Launches Free iPhone 6 Plus Camera Replacement Program
Thursday August 20, 2015 @07:36AM SteamOS Has Dropped Support For Suspend
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @11:08AM Multiple Vulnerabilities Exposed In Pocket
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @08:52AM The Tech Problems Inside Nintendo's Amiibo Toys
Thursday August 13, 2015 @01:53PM 'Banned' Article About Faulty Immobilizer Chip Published After Two Years
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @11:13AM Oracle Exec: Stop Sending Vulnerability Reports
Sunday August 09, 2015 @07:47AM Linux Servers' Entropy Pool Too Shallow, Compromising Security
Thursday August 06, 2015 @11:38AM Ask Slashdot: Patch Management For Offline Customer Systems?
Thursday August 06, 2015 @08:36AM KDE Plasma 5 Problem Traced To Bug In Intel Graphics Driver
Friday July 31, 2015 @06:32AM Samsung Finds, Fixes Bug In Linux Trim Code
Tuesday July 28, 2015 @01:53PM .NET 4.6 Optimizer Bug Causes Methods To Get Wrong Parameters
Friday July 24, 2015 @08:46PM The OpenSSH Bug That Wasn't
Thursday July 23, 2015 @11:37AM A Tweet-Sized Exploit Can Get Root On OS X 10.10
Tuesday July 21, 2015 @11:30AM Gmail Spam Filter Changes Bite Linus Torvalds
Friday July 17, 2015 @05:50PM New Unicode Bug Discovered For Common Japanese Character "No"
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @07:14AM 65,000+ Land Rovers Recalled Due To Software Bug
Monday July 13, 2015 @05:40AM First Java 0-Day In 2 Years Exploited By Pawn Storm Hackers
Saturday July 11, 2015 @08:31AM Linux Foundation's Census Project Ranks Open Source Software At Risk
Thursday July 09, 2015 @09:09AM Glitches: United Airlines Grounds All Flights, NYSE Suspends Trading
Thursday July 02, 2015 @03:50PM Google Hangouts and SMS Integration: A Mess, For Now
Sunday June 28, 2015 @11:10PM Chromecast Update Bringing Grief For Many Users
Thursday June 18, 2015 @11:48AM Bank's IT Failure Loses 600,000 Payments
Monday June 01, 2015 @06:40AM Windows 10 RTM In 6 Weeks