Hackers are able to execute their code on Linux systems. Linux is a very widely used system used to host websites and deliver email. The vulnerability is in most Linux distributions and is a huge threat to the internet, on par with last year's big vulnerability, Heartbleed.
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Apple's iOS 8.1.3 update is now available for the iPhone, and it fixes one of the issues many iPhone owners protested about when iOS 8 was initially released.
We reported last week that Adobe had released an important update for Flash to fix a vulnerability that was already being exploited by hackers.
Adobe released an important update for their Flash Player today to address a vulnerability that hackers are already exploiting, though there are rumors that hackers have already found another exploit that gets around the fixes in the latest patch.
A Java patch released recently is reported to fix at least 19 security vulnerabilities. Ten of those vulnerabilities are rated as severe.
Park 'N Fly and OneStopParking, two online parking reservation services, have both admitted to having been hacked, with customers' credit cards having been compromised.
Adobe and Microsoft both released updates for Update Tuesday today.