A new unCAPTCHA system can bypass 450 reCAPTCHA in less than 6 seconds

A new unCAPTCHA system can bypass 450 reCAPTCHA in less than 6 seconds unCAPTCHA is a new automated system developed by experts from the University of Maryland at College Park, able to bypass reCAPTCHA from Googleinfo-icon with an accuracy of 85% This is due to the audio version of the hint for people with disabilities. unCAPTCHA loads the Capci sound file, then feeds it to six text-to-speech (TTS) systems. After that, unCAPTCHA sends the most likely response to Google's servers. Tests conducted...


Monero Miners use Google Tag Manager

Monero Miners use Google Tag Manager Attackers distribute the Coinhive Miner using Google Tag Manager Monero hunters, specializing in the introduction of the Coinhive Miner, have adopted the Google Tag Manager. As the security researcher Troy Mursch told The Register, he discovered Coinhive on the website of the South American television channel Globovisión. The code of the JavaScript-miner came from the built-in script of the Google Tag Manager Google gtm.js? Id = GTM-KCDXG2D, calling...


In the popular WordPress plugin Formidable Forms are found and fixed critical vulnerability

In the popular WordPress plugin Formidable Forms are found and fixed critical vulnerability The popular Formidable Forms plug-in, available in both free and paid versions, has more than 200,000 active installations. The plugin offers website owners a tool for creating contact pages, polls, polls and other forms The well-known Finnish researcher Jouko Pynnönen, a specialist at Klikki Oy, warned of a number of critical vulnerability that he was able to detect in this product. The most dangerous...


Google Advanced Protection: more protection at the expense of convenience

Google Advanced Protection: more protection at the expense of convenience A week ago, on October 17, Google introduced enhanced security features for the Gmail account, targeting primarily civil servants and journalists using the company's services. Experts do not consider the panacea a new set of tools for Advanced Protection, but thanks to it any user can get an impressive level of protection. Advanced Protection consists of three levels of protection, which may need journalists and those who...


Announced new security features of Chrome, the engine ESET among them

Announced new security features of Chrome, the engine ESET among them Yesterday, Googleinfo-icon announced three new security features of the Chrome browser The features which will help to detect and combat malicious extensions and programs. First of all, Chrome will detect the addition of changes to the user's default settings. These include the settings of the search engine, the home page and the proxy server. If Chrome noticed this activity, a warning will be displayed (see the figure...


Oracle fixed 20 dangerous vulnerabilities in Java SE

Oracle fixes 20 dangerous vulnerabilities in the Java SE In total, Oracle fixed 252 vulnerabilities in its products Oracle released the October security update Critical Patch Update 2017, which fixes a total of 252 vulnerabilities in a number of products, including Oracle Database Server and Java SE. The company fixed vulnerabilities in the Java Virtual Machine and in five other components of Oracle Database Server. The most dangerous of the problems was rated at 8.8 on the CVSS scale. Two of...