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Acunetix Taking Part in the GITEX Technology Week

Acunetix Taking Part in the GITEX Technology Week

Acunetix is taking part in the 39th GITEX Technology Week in Dubai, October 6-10, 2019. GITEX Technology Week is considered to be the largest Tech Show in the Middle East, North Africa, and South Asia. It attracts more than 100,000 visitors from 140 countries. At Acunetix, we are delighted to ...

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Microsoft Acquires Semmle, GitHub Now a CVE Numbering Authority

Microsoft Acquires Semmle, GitHub Now a CVE Numbering Authority

Microsoft subsidiary GitHub announced today that it has become a CVE Numbering Authority and that it completed its acquisition of Semmle code-analysis platform. Semmle’s analysis engine, QL, simplifies the process of finding variations of the same coding mistake over large codebases, allowing faster discovery of security vulnerabilities. GitHub to improve ...

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This New Linux Malware Mines Crypto By Creating Malign Linux Modules

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Cybersecurity research firm TrendMicro has come across a new Linux malware. The malware — Skidmap — is capable of illicit cryptocurrency mining activities. Skidmap is the new Linux malware in town As per the research, the new Linux malware mines crypto by creating malicious loadable kernel modules (LKM) to stay ...

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