Slashdot Items Tagged "bug"

Date / Time Story
Saturday March 17, 2018 @03:27AM Apple's Newest iPhone X Ad Captures an Embarrassing iOS 11 Bug
Saturday February 24, 2018 @01:25PM How Are Sysadmins Handling Spectre/Meltdown Patches?
Friday February 23, 2018 @01:33PM US Border Officials Haven't Properly Verified Visitor Passports For More Than a Decade Due To Improper Software
Thursday February 22, 2018 @04:34PM Botched npm Update Crashes Linux Systems, Forces Users to Reinstall
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @03:56AM Apple Updates All of Its Operating Systems To Fix App-crashing Bug
Thursday February 15, 2018 @12:55PM Mac and iOS Bug Crashes Apps With a Single Indian-Language Character
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @09:08AM Apple is Postponing Release of New Features To iOS This Year To Focus on Reliability and Performance: Report
Sunday January 28, 2018 @05:03PM Microsoft Issues Windows Out-of-Band Update That Disables Spectre Mitigations
Sunday January 28, 2018 @04:34PM Malwarebytes Released Two Bad Web Protection Updates
Wednesday January 24, 2018 @09:12AM Dell and HP Advise All Their Customers To Not Install Spectre BIOS Updates
Monday January 22, 2018 @03:15PM Intel Urges OEMs and End Users To Stop Deploying Spectre Patch As It May 'Introduce Higher Than Expected Reboots'
Monday January 22, 2018 @02:48AM Linus Torvalds Calls Intel Patches 'Complete and Utter Garbage'
Thursday January 18, 2018 @11:29AM Intel Says Newer Chips Also Hit by Unwanted Reboots After Patch
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @02:53PM Now Meltdown Patches Are Making Industrial Control Systems Lurch
Sunday January 14, 2018 @06:42PM VMware Bug Allowed Root Access
Friday January 12, 2018 @09:49PM Erroneous 'Spam' Flag Affected 102 npm Packages
Friday January 12, 2018 @02:37PM Intel's Chip Bug Fixes Have Bugs of Their Own
Sunday January 07, 2018 @04:15PM After Intel ME, Researchers Find Security Bug In AMD's SPS Secret Chip-on-Chip
Saturday January 06, 2018 @10:46AM Intel Hit With Three Class-Action Lawsuits Over Meltdown and Spectre Bugs
Sunday December 31, 2017 @10:42PM Which Programming Languages Are Most Prone to Bugs?
Friday December 29, 2017 @12:36PM A Glitch Stole Christmas: S.C. Lottery Says Error Caused Winning Tickets
Wednesday December 20, 2017 @01:24PM Ubuntu 17.10 Temporarily Pulled Due To A BIOS Corrupting Problem
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @12:16PM Apple Seems To Have Forgotten About the Whole 'It Just Works' Thing
Saturday December 09, 2017 @10:11PM Microsoft's 'Malware Protection Engine' Had A Remote Code Execution Flaw
Saturday December 09, 2017 @03:10AM Google Glitch Took Thousands of Chromebooks Offline
Monday December 04, 2017 @12:24PM Apple Snafu Means Updating To macOS 10.13.1 Could Reactivate Root Access Bug
Friday December 01, 2017 @10:47PM A Programing Error Blasted 19 Russian Satellites Back Towards Earth
Thursday November 30, 2017 @10:19AM American Airlines Accidentally Let Too Many Pilots Take Off The Holidays
Saturday November 25, 2017 @01:27AM Is Sharp's Robot Vacuum Cleaner Vulnerable To Remote Take-over?
Saturday November 18, 2017 @12:35AM iPhone X Owners Experience 'Crackling' or 'Buzzing' Sounds From Earpiece Speaker
Saturday November 18, 2017 @12:35AM Apple Fixes the iPhone X 'Unresponsive When It's Cold' Bug
Sunday November 12, 2017 @11:59AM The iPhone X Becomes Unresponsive When It Gets Cold
Saturday November 11, 2017 @08:49PM Researchers Run Unsigned Code on Intel ME By Exploiting USB Ports
Sunday November 05, 2017 @10:28AM An iOS 11.1 Glitch Is Replacing Vowels
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @11:50AM Android Oreo Bug Sends Thousands of Phones Into Infinite Boot Loops
Monday October 30, 2017 @12:50PM Bug in Google's Bug Tracker Lets Researcher Access List of Company's Vulnerabilities
Friday October 27, 2017 @02:23PM If You Type 1+2+3 Into Your iPhone's Calculator on iOS 11, You Probably Won't Get 6
Saturday October 21, 2017 @09:00PM Microsoft Chastises Google Over Chrome Security
Saturday October 21, 2017 @04:24PM 'Broadp0wn' Chipset Security Vulnerability Was Widespread On Smartphones
Sunday October 01, 2017 @03:06PM New 'Illusion Gap' Attack Bypasses Windows Defender Scans
Monday September 25, 2017 @12:32PM iOS 11 Is Causing Massive Battery Drain Problems
Saturday September 23, 2017 @04:43PM Do Strongly Typed Languages Reduce Bugs?
Friday September 15, 2017 @10:44PM Equifax CSO 'Retires'. Known Bug Was Left Unpatched For Nearly Five Months
Sunday August 20, 2017 @05:32PM Bug In Lowe's Site Sold Goods For Free. Couple Arrested For Exploiting It
Saturday August 12, 2017 @11:37PM Hundreds Of Smart Locks Get Bricked By A Buggy Firmware Update
Saturday August 12, 2017 @10:18PM Deserialization Issues Also Affect .NET, Not Just Java
Saturday August 05, 2017 @07:06PM The NSA Intercepted Microsoft's Windows Bug Reports
Saturday July 29, 2017 @12:47PM Systemd Named 'Lamest Vendor' At Pwnie Security Awards
Monday July 24, 2017 @11:59AM DNS Lib Underscore Bug Bites Everyone's Favorite Init Tool, Blanks Netflix
Saturday July 22, 2017 @03:11PM Debian, Gnome Patched 'Bad Taste' VBScript-Injection Vulnerabilities
Sunday July 16, 2017 @09:04PM Microsoft Yanks Three Bad Patches Of Their Last Outlook Patch
Sunday July 16, 2017 @01:15PM TechCrunch Urges Developers: Replace C Code With Rust
Saturday July 08, 2017 @04:52PM Microsoft's Last 'Bug Bash' Before Windows 10 Fall Creators Update
Tuesday July 04, 2017 @10:04AM Data Glitch Sets Tech Company Stock Prices At $123.47
Sunday July 02, 2017 @11:43PM 'Severe' Systemd Bug Allowed Remote Code Execution For Two Years
Sunday July 02, 2017 @02:44PM 'Severe' Systemd Bug Allowed Remote Code Execution For Two Years
Saturday June 24, 2017 @02:25PM Researcher Finds Critical OpenVPN Bug Using Fuzzing
Saturday May 27, 2017 @02:36PM Wormable Code-Execution Bug Lurked In Samba For 7 Years
Saturday May 27, 2017 @01:25AM SSD Drives Vulnerable To Rowhammer-Like Attacks That Corrupt User Data
Friday May 26, 2017 @03:08PM In a Throwback To the '90s, NTFS Bug Lets Anyone Hang Or Crash Windows 7, 8.1
Monday May 22, 2017 @06:35PM Researchers Find Method To Own VoIP Phones, Silently Listen To Any Call
Saturday May 20, 2017 @01:33AM Stealing Windows Credentials Using Google Chrome
Saturday May 13, 2017 @01:45PM As World Reacts To WanaDecrypt0r, Microsoft Issues Patch For Old Windows Systems
Friday May 12, 2017 @09:13PM Google Found Over 1,000 Bugs In 47 Open Source Projects
Friday April 28, 2017 @11:47PM Some Of The Pentagon's Critical Infrastructure Still Runs Windows 95 And 98
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @03:00PM Maybe Don't Manually Install Windows 10 Creators Update, Says Microsoft
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @02:39PM GE Fixing Bug in Software After Warning About Power Grid Hacks
Monday April 24, 2017 @12:33PM Linux 4.11 Delayed For a Week
Saturday April 08, 2017 @12:48AM IRS Warns Tax Info Leaked By US Financial Aid Site
Saturday March 18, 2017 @09:26PM Edge, VMWare, Safari, And Ubuntu Linux Hacked at Pwn2Own 2017
Friday March 10, 2017 @04:15PM Microsoft Admits Mistake, Pulls Problematic Windows 10 Driver
Sunday March 05, 2017 @03:40PM Third-Party Vendor Issues Temporary Patch For Windows Vulnerability
Sunday March 05, 2017 @02:28PM Hidden Backdoor Discovered In Chinese IoT Devices
Sunday March 05, 2017 @01:39AM Third-Party Vendor Offers A Temporary Patch For Windows Vulnerability
Monday February 27, 2017 @03:00AM Google Discloses Yet Another New Unpatched Microsoft Vulnerability In Edge/IE
Sunday February 26, 2017 @03:33PM 94% of Microsoft Vulnerabilities Can Be Mitigated By Turning Off Admin Rights
Saturday February 25, 2017 @03:48PM Severe IE 11 Bug Allows 'Persistent JavaScript' Attacks
Friday February 24, 2017 @08:51AM New iOS Update Fixes Unexpected Shutdown Issue On iPhone 6, iPhone 6s
Monday February 20, 2017 @01:16AM Google Discloses An Unpatched Windows Bug (Again)
Sunday February 19, 2017 @07:30PM Serious Computer Glitches Can Be Caused By Cosmic Rays
Sunday February 05, 2017 @02:33PM Can The Mayhem AI Automate Bug-Patching?
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @04:26PM Apple Will Finally Let Developers Respond To App Store Reviews
Sunday January 22, 2017 @03:00AM Army Bug Bounty Researcher Compromises US Defense Department's Internal Network
Saturday January 21, 2017 @12:24AM Google Pressured 90,000 Android Developers Over Insecure Apps
Monday January 16, 2017 @01:41AM Microsoft's Security Bulletins Will End In February
Monday December 26, 2016 @02:28AM Some Pixels Have Problems
Saturday December 24, 2016 @12:42AM Twitter Admits It Recently Overcharged For Ads
Saturday December 17, 2016 @01:51PM Does Code Reuse Endanger Secure Software Development?
Saturday December 10, 2016 @03:26PM New Bug In Windows 10 Anniversary Update Brings Wi-Fi Disconnects
Friday December 09, 2016 @09:52PM 5-Year-Old Critical Linux Vulnerability Patched
Monday November 28, 2016 @10:05AM iOS 10.1.1 Is Causing Battery Issues For Many iPhone Users
Sunday November 13, 2016 @01:52AM 'Here Be Dragons': The Seven Most Vexing Problems In Programming
Saturday November 12, 2016 @02:26PM 1 Billion Mobile Apps Exposed To Account Hijacking Through OAuth 2.0 Flaw
Friday November 11, 2016 @10:31PM Scammers Bite Chrome Users With Forgotten 2014 Bug
Saturday November 05, 2016 @01:06AM Two Critical MySQL Bugs Discovered
Thursday November 03, 2016 @02:36PM App Developers Spend Too Much Time Debugging Errors in Production Systems
Saturday October 29, 2016 @01:01PM Google's 'Project Zero' Hid A Major Vulnerability in Apple's OS and iOS Cores
Saturday October 29, 2016 @10:43AM Teenager Accidentally Launches DDoS Attack On 911 Systems
Friday October 28, 2016 @09:03PM Bad Code May Have Crashed Schiaparelli Mars Lander
Saturday October 22, 2016 @09:50PM VeraCrypt Security Audit Reveals Many Flaws, Some Already Patched
Saturday October 08, 2016 @07:26PM Class Action Lawsuit Grows Over iPhone 6 Plus 'Touch Disease'
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @05:00PM Linus Torvalds Says 'Buggy Crap' Made It Into Linux 4.8
Sunday October 02, 2016 @05:19AM Multiple Linux Distributions Affected By Crippling Bug In Systemd
Saturday September 24, 2016 @06:08PM Tuesday Was Microsoft's Last Non-Cumulative Patch
Monday September 19, 2016 @12:23PM Cisco Scrambles To Patch Second Shadow Brokers Bug In Firewalls
Thursday September 15, 2016 @04:00PM T-Mobile To iPhone Users: Do Not Download iOS 10 For Now
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @02:11PM iOS 10, Released Today, Is Causing Issues For Some Users
Monday September 12, 2016 @12:51AM Firefox 49 Postponed One Week Due To Unexpected Bugs
Sunday September 11, 2016 @07:55AM IoT Devices With Default Telnet Passwords Used As Botnet
Saturday September 10, 2016 @08:28PM Malware Infects 70% of Seagate Central NAS Drives, Earns $86,400
Saturday August 27, 2016 @07:44PM Microsoft Lost a City Because They Used Wikipedia Data
Friday August 26, 2016 @12:22AM Windows 10 Computers Crash When Amazon Kindles Are Plugged In
Sunday August 21, 2016 @05:55PM Ask Slashdot: How Will You Handle Microsoft's New 'Cumulative' Windows Updates?
Saturday August 20, 2016 @03:50PM Microsoft Announces 'Cumulative' Updates Will Become Mandatory For Windows 7 and 8.1
Saturday August 20, 2016 @01:26AM Computer Science Professor Mocks The NSA's Buggy Code
Saturday August 13, 2016 @08:38PM Researchers Warn Linux Vendors About Cloud-Memory Hacking Trick
Saturday August 13, 2016 @05:57PM One In Five Vehicle Software Vulnerabilities Are 'Hair On Fire' Critical
Saturday August 13, 2016 @02:53PM Disable WPAD Now or Have Your Accounts Compromised, Researchers Warn
Monday August 08, 2016 @08:51AM Delta Air Lines Grounded Around the World After Computer Outage
Saturday July 30, 2016 @07:39PM 'How I Hacked Imgur for Fun and Profit'
Saturday July 30, 2016 @12:52PM Android Stagefright Bug Required 115 Patches, Millions Still At Risk
Saturday July 30, 2016 @11:52AM Xen Vulnerability Allows Hackers To Escape Qubes OS VM And Own the Host
Saturday July 23, 2016 @02:03PM 'High-Risk Vulnerabilities' In Oracle File-Processing SDKs Affect Major Third-Party Products
Saturday July 23, 2016 @05:52AM Microsoft Rewrites Wassenaar Arms Control Pact To Protect The Infosec Industry
Monday July 18, 2016 @03:31PM Apple Begins Rolling Out iTunes Match With Audio Fingerprint to Apple Music Subscribers
Saturday July 16, 2016 @05:35PM Juniper OS Flaw Allowed Forged Certificates
Saturday July 16, 2016 @10:16AM Microsoft Store Offers Free Laptop If They Can't Upgrade Your PC To Windows 10
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @04:37PM Programming Bug Costs Citigroup $7M After Legit Transactions Mistaken For Test Data For 15 Years
Monday July 11, 2016 @07:08AM Hacker Finds Bug to Edit or Delete Any Medium Post
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @11:05AM MRI Software Bugs Could Upend Years Of Research
Sunday June 26, 2016 @11:27AM IRS Gets Hacked Again, Forced To Scrap Their Entire PIN System
Sunday June 19, 2016 @02:39PM Ethereum Debate Marred By Second Digital Currency Heist
Saturday June 18, 2016 @06:02PM KDE Bug Fixed After 13 Years
Saturday June 18, 2016 @01:53PM Delete Or Update All Adobe Flash Player Instances, Experts Warn
Saturday June 18, 2016 @08:48AM At Black Hat's Oscars: an Award For Hacking Junk
Sunday June 12, 2016 @04:12PM Severe Chrome Bug Allowed Arbitrary Code Execution
Saturday June 11, 2016 @11:19AM Thousands of Email Addresses Accidentally Disclosed By Let's Encrypt
Saturday June 11, 2016 @08:47AM Bitdefender Finds 'Hypervisor Wiretap' For Reading TLS-Encrypted Communications
Saturday June 04, 2016 @07:21PM A $190 Million Misclick for T. Rowe Price
Thursday June 02, 2016 @01:17PM Linux Kernel 4.6.1 Released; Some Users Report Boot Issue
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @02:05PM Too Fat For Facebook: Photo Banned For Depicting Body In 'Undesirable Manner'
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @03:46PM iOS 9.3.2 Bricking Some 9.7-inch iPad Pro Devices With 'Error 56' Message
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @12:09PM Microsoft Needs To Fix Skype
Sunday May 15, 2016 @04:59AM Ethical Hackers Donate 1,000,000 Air Miles To Charity
Sunday May 15, 2016 @04:58AM Attacker Compromises Pornhub, Sells Shell Access for $1,000, Says Columnist
Saturday May 14, 2016 @12:04PM Police Reveal Tactics For Fighting Botnets
Saturday May 14, 2016 @10:26AM Apple Says It Doesn't Know Why iTunes Users Are Losing Their Music Files
Thursday May 05, 2016 @11:09AM 'Apple Stole My Music. No, Seriously'
Friday April 01, 2016 @01:25PM Steam Hacker Says More Vulnerabilities Will Be Found
Thursday March 31, 2016 @02:47PM Apple Releases iOS 9.3.1 With Fix For Unresponsive Links
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @11:51AM Clicking on Links in iOS 9.3 Can Crash Your iPhone and iPad
Sunday March 27, 2016 @02:04AM Sony Fixes Flubbed Dash Download
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @11:37AM Uber Announces Bug Bounty Program, To Pay Up To $10,000 To Friendly Hackers
Monday March 21, 2016 @09:26AM iMessage Bug Allows Attackers to Decrypt Photos and Videos
Thursday March 17, 2016 @07:10PM What's Frying the Electrical Systems On BART Trains?
Saturday March 12, 2016 @03:05AM Critical Bug In Libotr Opens Users of ChatSecure, Adium, Pidgin To Compromise
Friday March 11, 2016 @10:37PM 2 Years Later, Java Security Still Broken By Faulty Oracle Patch
Friday March 11, 2016 @10:05AM One Solution to MITRE's Overworked CVE System: Build a New One
Thursday March 10, 2016 @10:27PM Software Bug in F-35 Radar Causes Mid-Flight System Reboot
Thursday March 10, 2016 @04:09PM Cisco Patches Serious Flaws In Cable Modems and Home Gateways
Thursday March 10, 2016 @11:24AM Patch Tuesday Brought Windows 10 Ad Generator
Monday March 07, 2016 @01:38PM Facebook Fixes Bug That Allowed Users To Set Other Users' Passwords
Saturday March 05, 2016 @02:02PM Another Windows 10 Update Causing Problems
Thursday March 03, 2016 @11:35PM Cisco Issues Patch For Nexus Switches To Remove Hardcoded Credentials
Thursday March 03, 2016 @01:29AM Windows' Built-In PDF Reader Exposes Edge Browser To Hacking
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @11:50PM Incident Raises Concerns About a More Formal Spec For Bitcoin
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @02:04PM DoD Announces New Bug Bounty Program Called Hack the Pentagon
Saturday February 27, 2016 @12:35AM Ubuntu 15.10 Kernel Regression That Broke Graphics Displays In VMWare Patched
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @01:39PM Nissan Leaf HVAC-Hack Vulnerability Disclosed
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @05:05PM Cross-Site Scripting Enabled On 1000 Major Sites
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @02:13PM Mousejack Attacks Exploit Wireless Keyboards and Mice
Monday February 22, 2016 @01:15PM Linux Virtual Ethernet Bug Delivers Corrupt TCP/IP Data
Monday February 22, 2016 @10:27AM Windows 10 Forced Update Resets Default Apps To Microsoft Products
Saturday February 20, 2016 @02:27PM Comodo Antivirus Tech Support Feature Lets Anyone Connect To Your PC
Friday February 19, 2016 @04:35PM Apple Says Sorry For iPhone Error 53 and Issues IOS 9.2.1 Update To Fix It
Thursday February 18, 2016 @08:42PM PVS-Studio Analyzer Spots 40 Bugs In the FreeBSD Kernel
Thursday February 18, 2016 @11:07AM Magnitude of glibc Vulnerability Coming To Light
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @06:48PM Hard-Coded Password Exposes Video Surveillance DVRs To Hacking
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @03:27PM Year-Old Critical Magento Flaw Still Exploited, Payment Info Stolen
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @02:31PM Critical Glibc Vulnerability Threatens Nearly All Linux Machines
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @01:28PM Red Hat, Google Disclose Severe Glibc DNS Vulnerability; Patched But Widespread
Friday February 12, 2016 @03:18PM iPhones Bricked By Setting Date To Jan 1, 1970
Monday February 08, 2016 @07:50PM The Internet of Broken Things
Friday February 05, 2016 @06:41PM Some Reversible USB-C Cables/Adapters Could Cause Irreversible Damage
Friday February 05, 2016 @12:13PM Have Your iPhone 6 Repaired, Only To Get It Bricked By Apple
Thursday February 04, 2016 @11:03AM IRS Computer Problems Shut Down Tax Return E-file System
Thursday February 04, 2016 @01:25AM Ask Slashdot: Fixing UVC Camera Issues Under Windows?
Monday February 01, 2016 @11:17AM Exploitable Backhole Accidentally Left In Some MediaTek-based Phones
Monday February 01, 2016 @09:57AM Running "rm -rf /" Is Now Bricking Linux Systems
Sunday January 31, 2016 @05:37PM LG G3 'Snap' Vulnerability Leaves Owners At Risk of Data Theft
Sunday January 31, 2016 @01:20PM FTDI Driver Breaks Hardware Again
Saturday January 30, 2016 @02:25PM Sensitive Information Can Be Revealed From Tor Hidden Services On Apache
Thursday January 28, 2016 @03:39PM Search Suggestions Causing Apple's Safari Browser To Crash on Many Devices
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @01:35PM Discrepancy Detected In GPS Time
Thursday January 21, 2016 @04:32PM Fake Facebook Emails Deliver Malware Masquerading As Audio Message
Thursday January 21, 2016 @02:13PM Backdoor Account Found On Devices Used By White House, US Military
Tuesday January 19, 2016 @09:26AM Serious Linux Kernel Vulnerability Patched
Friday January 15, 2016 @07:46PM Intel Skylake Bug Causes PCs To Freeze During Complex Workloads
Thursday January 14, 2016 @11:08PM OpenSSH Patches Bug That Leaks Private Crypto Keys
Thursday January 14, 2016 @11:04PM Zero-Day Vulnerability Discovered In FFmpeg Lets Attackers Steal Files Remotely