A security researcher released the details of a VirtualBox vulnerability that affects VirtualBox 5.2.20 and earlier versions.
Gentoo provided a new security update that describes the impact and root cause of its recent GitHub Linux distribution repository hacking incident.
A popular Linux distribution, Gentoo, said its source code hosted on GitHub was compromised.
repository hosting services GitHub, GitLab and Microsoft VSTS were all impacted by a serious vulnerability that could lead to arbitrary code execution when a developer uses a malicious repository, Threatpost reports. Each of the hosting services patched the bug on Tuesday.
Late last month, a new vulnerability dubbed “Total Meltdown” was discovered after Microsoft issued patches to fix the previous Meltdown vulnerabilities.