Researchers from Trend Micro reported the Moplus software development kit (SDK) being offered by Chinese search engine, Baidu includes a functionality that can be abused to install backdoors on users’ devices via an Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) server on the targeted smartphone, allowing attackers to send HTTP requests to port 6259 or 40310 and execute malicious commands. The vulnerability has been included on an estimated 14,112 Android applications, potential impact on 100M Android users
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Officials reported that 15,000 gallons of water were discharged into the Androscoggin River October 22. The Maine State Department of Environmental Protection has been notified, while officials reported that the spill will not impact drinking water.
A recent study by a Dutch researcher from the University of Twente shows that hackers can track smart cars with very low costs and quite a high degree of accuracy.
For the first time in nearly 20 years, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has issued an operating license for a new nuclear power plant. The 40-year license was issued to the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) for the long-overdue Watts Bar Unit 2 reactor on Oct. 22.
Recent reports on Infrastructure Vulnerabilities showcase just how susceptible we are to Electromagnetic Pulse, physical and/or cyber attacks devastating large areas and leaving people without necessary life sustaining services. EWA CyberSolutions has provided infrastructure security for over 30 years and can assist you in developing solutions to this and other security challenges. Just click on "What We Provide" for further information or "Contact Us." We look forward to helping you enable a more secure future.
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