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elasticsearch vulnerability helping cause Denial of Service attacks

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securelist has the story elasticsearch is an open source Cloud software running on a lot of   cloud companies. As it is a search and analytics engine.   But apparently it has a vulnerability which hackers are abusing. “ including a bot implementing some extraordinary DNS amplification DDoS functionality. Operators of these bots are currently active, […]

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Apple beats estimates, what is this backdoor in iOS?

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today Apple beat estimates:  Deadline.com  with 35.2 mil iPhones sold   threatpost  has the info about a “stream of data” on an iPhone It looks like Jonathan Zdziarksi, a forensic scientist  and at Twitter: @JZdziarski. found a backdoor in iOS, it is supposedly used by Apple for troubleshooting, diagnostics and enterprise.   Apple responded to […]