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[*] Post 489826 posted on 25-9-2014 at 16:57 Reply With Quote
Shellshock - Deadly bug - Linux



http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-29361794




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A "deadly serious" bug potentially affecting hundreds of millions of computers, servers and devices has been discovered.

The flaw has been found in a software component known as Bash, which is a part of many Linux systems as well as Apple's Mac operating system.

The bug, dubbed Shellshock, can be used to remotely take control of almost any system using Bash, researchers said.

Some experts said it was more serious than Heartbleed, discovered in April.


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[*] Post 489840 posted on 26-9-2014 at 01:01 Reply With Quote


Interesting, more research, More research, I must do. /yoda
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