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CVE 2015-7547 glibc getaddrinfo() DNS Vulnerability

Hello w0rld! JUMPSEC researchers have spent some time on the glibc DNS vulnerability indexed as CVE 2015-7547 (It hasn’t got a cool name like GHOST unfortunately…). It appears to be a highly critical vulnerability and covers a large number of systems. It allows remote code execution by a stack-based overflow in the client side DNS resolver. In this post we would like to present our analysis. Google POC overview Google POC Network Exploitation Timeline Google POC Exploit Code Analysis First...

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Microsoft Onenote Image Caching Bug (Confidential Information Leakage)

Bug Summary A security bug in the Microsoft Onenote allows images placed in user-created password-protected sections to be cached persistently in the user profile temporary directory folder: C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Temp.  Analysing the content the temporary folder will reveal images that should be securely protected by Onenote.   Bug Scope This has only been tested with Microsoft Onenote 2013 with all known updates installed. Last testing on 01/03/2015.   Find the Bug Guide 1) Open...

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