GitHub, one of the world’s leading software development platforms, has launched GitHub Security Lab with aim to secure open source software.
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.
A new vulnerability dubbed "Total Meltdown" was discovered last month after Microsoft issued patches to fix the previous Meltdown vulnerabilities.
Someone has posted to GitHub the purported source code for a critical component for iPhone's bootloader or "iBoot." Access to iBoot code could allow hackers to find vulnerabilities in iOS that could be exploited in the future. iBoot is responsible for ensuring the trusted boot of the mobile operating system, in a sense like iPhone's BIOS.
A new vulnerability in TeamViewer remote support software could allow an attacker to gain control of presenter's or viewer's session without permission.