Analysis of OpenSSL ChaCha20-Poly1305 Heap Buffer Overflow (CVE-2016-7054)

A High-Severity Heap Buffer Overflow vulnerability was recently fixed in a patch  by Openssl Project.  This vulnerability affects the remote SSL servers that support the ChaCha20-Poly1305 cipher suite, and can be exploited to crash the SSL service. This High-Severity Heap Buffer Overflow vulnerability (CVE-2016-7054) is caused by an error when Continue Reading

Ready for the Holidays? Maybe Not?

Your 2017 Safe Holiday Shopping Guide Starting the Friday after Thanksgiving, millions of Americans will be braving the crowds and heading out to malls, big-box stores, and local merchants looking to take advantage of seasonal discounts. Are you ready? You are building your shopping lists, checking your credit card balances, Continue Reading

Ready for Cyber Monday? Maybe Not?

Your 2017 Safe Holiday Shopping Guide We will soon be in the throes of the holiday gift-buying season. A whole set of must-have connected devices have hit the stores, from smart accessories and appliances, to game consoles and online games, to web-enabled toys. And we will be buying many of Continue Reading

Develop Plesk Extensions Series: Create extension stub and IDE project

In the previous part (Install a local version of Plesk), I showed you how to install Plesk locally in a virtual machine. In this part we will create an extension stub with the help of the command line and add this extension into your favorite IDE (Integrated Development Environment), like Continue Reading

MySQL Cluster Manager 1.4.1 released

MySQL Cluster Manager 1.4.1 is available for download from My Oracle Support. MCM 1.4.1 now ships with MySQL Cluster 7.5! More details are available in the the MCM 1.4.1 Release Notes. Updated documentation is available here…

50% off All Cloud Servers Today!

Hi everyone! We’re throwing caution to the wind and offering 50% off ALL Cloud Servers just for today! It’s just our little way of saying ‘Thank You’ for all your support over the past one year. Simply email ‘50%Ready’ to to indicate your interest and we’ll do the rest. CentOS, Continue Reading

Managing the Attack Surface of a Smart City

Smart cities are being planned the world over. Technology development always goes through two phases for any new discipline: First – tools are developed, and infrastructure is built and enabled. And second – the technology is scaled up. In the case of smart cities, we are in the first phase, Continue Reading

Fedora 25 Now Generally Available

RALEIGH, N.C. — November 22, 2016 — The Fedora Project, a Red Hat, Inc., sponsored and community-driven open source collaboration, today announced the general availability of Fedora 25, the newest release of the fully-open Fedora operating system. As with previous releases, Fedora 25 comprises a set of base packages that Continue Reading

Did You Know: Downloader PDF Zimlet

Welcome to Part 3 of Our Zimlet Showcase: The Downloader PDF Zimlet For background information on Zimlets, refer to this post: Did You Know: Zimlets!For more information on Zimlets, visit Last week, I described the Downloader Zimlet, created by Zimbra Gold Partner This week, the focus is on Continue Reading

cPanel TSR-2016-0006 Full Disclosure

cPanel TSR-2016-0006 Full Disclosure SEC-158 Summary Arbitrary file overwrite when account domain is modified. Security Rating cPanel has assigned this vulnerability a CVSSv2 score of 6.3 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:C/A:N) Description When an account’s domain name is modified, changes to the .htaccess file were performed as root. It was possible to take advantage Continue Reading