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2018-01-12 | 702 Extension, DNS rebinding vulnerability transmission, and Skype adds end-to-end encryption for private calls
Friday, January 12
SMB SSRF in emblem editor exposes taketwo domain credentials, may lead to RCE [17 upvotes] - $1,500 bounty for this report to Rockstar Games by @alexbirsan
XSS when clicking "Share to Twitter" at quora.com/widgets/embed_iframe? [9 upvotes] - $100 bounty for this report to Quora by @stefanofindsbugs
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TWEET OF THE DAY
Stories like @russellbrandom's https://www.theverge.com/2018/1/11/16878670/meltdown-spectre-disclosure-embargo-google-microsoft-linux … are why we we wrote the CERT Guide to Coordinated Vulnerability Disclosure in the first place. Multiparty coordination is hard, and perfect doesn't exist. - @__adh__
OTHER ARTICLES WE’RE READING
DNS rebinding vulnerability transmission, resulting in arbitrary remote code execution by @taviso
How, and why, the Spectre and Meltdown patches will hurt performance
Skype adds end-to-end encryption for private calls
Practice, practice, practice: 40 intentionally vulnerable websites to hack
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