THE MAVERICK BLOG

Cyber threat intelligence & musings on emerging threats

Adobe Flash: Enough Is Enough – 22Jul15

The latest round of Adobe Flash vulnerabilities proves once again it is time to disable or remove Adobe Flash from all your devices where possible. The news continues to be filled with new zero-day vulnerabilities associated with this product. The latest leak from the Hacking Team has illustrated …

IRS Hacked. You Lose – 26May15

The IRS announced today (http://www.irs.gov/uac/Newsroom/IRS-Statement-on-the-Get-Transcript-Application) that over 100,000 tax payers’ accounts have been exposed in a hack which exploited the Get Transcript Service (http://www.irs.gov/Individuals/Get-Transcript). Get Transcript is a…