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Delta Electronics Patches Serious Flaws in Industrial Networking Devices | SecurityWeek.Com
The flaws were identified by researchers at CyberDanube, a new industrial cybersecurity company based in Austria, in Delta's DX-2100-L1-CN 3G cloud router and the DVW-W02W2-E2 industrial wireless access point.The researchers conducted their analysis on so-called digital twins, which involve virtualization techniques, rather than by looking at the actual devices.
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Developers Warned of Critical Remote Code Execution Flaw in Quarkus Java Framework | SecurityWeek.Com
Developers have been warned that the popular Quarkus framework is affected by a critical vulnerability that could lead to remote code execution.Available since 2019, Quarkus is an open source Kubernetes-native Java framework designed for GraalVM and HotSpot virtual machines.Tracked as CVE-2022-4116 (CVSS score of 9.8), the security defect was identified in the Dev UI Config Editor and can be exploited via drive-by localhost attacks.
NYC real estate
$750,000 Homes in Pennsylvania, Arizona and North Carolina
24 Photos View Slide Show  This house, once part of the grand Ardrossan Estate, is one of the older homes in town.It is less than five minutes by car from Villanova University, a private Catholic school with about 7,000 undergraduates and a graduate student population of around 3,000.It is also close to Haverford College and Swarthmore College, liberal arts schools with Quaker roots, and Bryn Mawr College, one of the Seven Sisters schools.
NYC real estate
For Sale in Chile: A Modern Mediterranean Villa for $2.5 Million
This four-bedroom contemporary house sits on a long, private greenway in La Dehesa, a suburban neighborhood in the Lo Barnechea commune of Santiago, Chile.The 8,395-square-foot house was built in 2015 on a third of an acre ringed with gardens and specimen trees that offer privacy from neighboring homes.
US politics
House Democrats Expected to Pick Top Leadership That Includes Zero White MenA First for Congress
When Nancy Pelosi this month announced the end of her historic tenure as the first female Speaker of the House, she set the stage for another historic shift in American politics: for the first time in U.S. history, the top ranks of House leadership for one party won't include any white men.It has been with great pride in my 35 years in the House I have seen this body grow more reflective of our great nation, our beautiful nation, Pelosi said in her retirement speech on November 17.
NYC real estate
$750,000 Homes in Pennsylvania, Arizona and North Carolina
24 Photos View Slide Show  This house, once part of the grand Ardrossan Estate, is one of the older homes in town.It is less than five minutes by car from Villanova University, a private Catholic school with about 7,000 undergraduates and a graduate student population of around 3,000.It is also close to Haverford College and Swarthmore College, liberal arts schools with Quaker roots, and Bryn Mawr College, one of the Seven Sisters schools.
Privacy professionals
TikTok NSFW if you work for the South Dakota government
The governor of South Dakota issued an executive order on Tuesday banning the use of Chinese social media platform TikTok for state government agencies, employees and contractors on state devices.In a press release the state government said the order was in response to the growing national security threat posed by TikTok's data-gathering operations on behalf of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP).
Privacy professionals
NIS regulations to be extended to cover MSPs
The government is to press ahead with a series of reforms and updates to the Network Information Systems (NIS) regulations of 2018, which it claims will strengthen them to better protect the UK's critical national services from cyber attack by bringing providers of outsourced IT and managed service providers (MSPs) into scope.
Information security
Drop What You're Doing and Update iOS, Android, and Windows
November saw the release of patches from the likes of Apple's iOS, Google Chrome, Firefox, and Microsoft Windows to fix multiple security vulnerabilities.Some of these issues are pretty severe, and several have already been exploited by attackers.Here's what you need to know about all the important updates released in the past month.
Information security
OT:Icefall Continues With Vulnerabilities in Festo, Codesys Products | SecurityWeek.Com
Forescout Technologies has disclosed the details of three new vulnerabilities identified by its researchers in operational technology (OT) products from Festo and Codesys.Identified as part of the OT:Icefall research that led to the public disclosure of 56 vulnerabilities in OT products from multiple vendors, these issues are another exemplification of an insecure-by-design approach common at the time the impacted products were launched.
Upper West Side
A massive new bike lane may soon open by Tenth Avenue
The west side is getting 40 blocks worth of parking-protected bike lane.Just a few months after a proposal seeking to turn the West Side Highway into a two-way bike lane was made public, the Department of Transportation (DOT) announced its plans to install a parking-protected bike lane on almost 40 blocks of 10th Avenue, effectively turning the west side of town into a safer, more accessible area for cyclists.