Slashdot Items Tagged "bug"

Date / Time Story
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
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
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 @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
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
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
Thursday January 14, 2016 @09:47AM Nest Thermostat Bug Leaves Owners Without Heating
Saturday January 09, 2016 @11:32PM After Two Fixes, OAuth Standard Deemed Secure
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @09:50AM Fixing JavaScript's Broken Random Number Generator
Saturday December 26, 2015 @02:22PM Steam: No "Unauthorized Actions" On Exposed Accounts
Tuesday December 22, 2015 @01:47PM NASA Has Suspended Its Next Mission To Mars
Tuesday December 22, 2015 @10:22AM HIV Dating Company Accuses Researchers of Hacking Database
Friday December 18, 2015 @11:52PM New Outlook Bug Doesn't Require Users To Interact With Emails To Be Compromised
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @09:55AM Boeing 787 "Blacklisted" From Some Air Traffic Control Services
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @09:45AM Attackers Can Hijack Joomla Sites Via User-Agent Strings
Friday December 11, 2015 @09:15PM No More QA: Yahoo's Tech Leaders Say Engineers Are Better Off Coding With No Net
Thursday December 10, 2015 @02:53PM AVG, McAfee, Kaspersky Antiviruses All Had a Common Bug
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @11:48AM Intel Skylake CPUs Are Warping Under Mounting Pressure From Third-Party Coolers
Sunday November 15, 2015 @11:36AM GPS Always Overestimates Distances
Thursday November 05, 2015 @12:05PM Celebrating 30th Anniversary of the First C++ Compiler: Let's Find Bugs In It
Friday October 30, 2015 @07:37PM Bug Bounties Are Bonanza, For a Few Persistent Hackers
Thursday October 22, 2015 @11:00AM Microsoft To Pay Up To $15K For Bugs In Two Visual Studio Tools
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @11:33AM Hundreds of Southwest Flights Delayed By Online Booking Problems
Sunday October 04, 2015 @05:06PM OpenIndiana Hipster 2015.10: Keeping an Open-Source Solaris Going
Saturday October 03, 2015 @12:32PM F-35 Ejection Seat Fears Ground Lightweight Pilots
Saturday October 03, 2015 @06:12AM Some Apple iPhone 6s and 6s Plus Smartphones Mysteriously Powering Down
Saturday October 03, 2015 @02:06AM Office 2016 Proving Unstable With Apple's El Capitan
Saturday October 03, 2015 @12:44AM Samsung Decides Not To Patch Kernel Vulnerabilities In Some S4 Smartphones
Friday October 02, 2015 @06:01PM $50 Fire Tablet With High-capacity SDXC Slot Doesn't See E-books On the SD Card
Wednesday September 30, 2015 @12:37AM Newly Found TrueCrypt Flaw Allows Full System Compromise
Friday September 25, 2015 @08:35PM Chrome For Android's Incognito Mode Saves Some of the Sites You Visit
Friday September 25, 2015 @06:48PM Apple Admits iCloud Problem Has Killed iOS 9 'App Slicing'
Thursday September 24, 2015 @03:19PM Mozilla Fixed a 14-Year-Old Bug In Firefox, Now Adblock Plus Uses Less Memory
Monday September 21, 2015 @12:17PM Apple's iOS 9 Breaks VPNs
Saturday September 19, 2015 @01:42PM Crash Chrome With 16 Characters
Sunday August 30, 2015 @12:58AM Abusing Symbolic Links Like It's 1999
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @08:51AM Backwards S-Pen Can Permanently Damage Note 5
Sunday August 23, 2015 @07:53PM Why Car Info Tech Is So Thoroughly At Risk
Saturday August 22, 2015 @10:19AM Apple Launches Free iPhone 6 Plus Camera Replacement Program
Thursday August 20, 2015 @08:36AM SteamOS Has Dropped Support For Suspend
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @12:08PM Multiple Vulnerabilities Exposed In Pocket
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @09:52AM The Tech Problems Inside Nintendo's Amiibo Toys
Thursday August 13, 2015 @02:53PM 'Banned' Article About Faulty Immobilizer Chip Published After Two Years
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @12:13PM Oracle Exec: Stop Sending Vulnerability Reports
Sunday August 09, 2015 @08:47AM Linux Servers' Entropy Pool Too Shallow, Compromising Security
Thursday August 06, 2015 @12:38PM Ask Slashdot: Patch Management For Offline Customer Systems?
Thursday August 06, 2015 @09:36AM KDE Plasma 5 Problem Traced To Bug In Intel Graphics Driver
Friday July 31, 2015 @07:32AM Samsung Finds, Fixes Bug In Linux Trim Code
Tuesday July 28, 2015 @02:53PM .NET 4.6 Optimizer Bug Causes Methods To Get Wrong Parameters
Friday July 24, 2015 @09:46PM The OpenSSH Bug That Wasn't
Thursday July 23, 2015 @12:37PM A Tweet-Sized Exploit Can Get Root On OS X 10.10
Tuesday July 21, 2015 @12:30PM Gmail Spam Filter Changes Bite Linus Torvalds
Friday July 17, 2015 @06:50PM New Unicode Bug Discovered For Common Japanese Character "No"
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @08:14AM 65,000+ Land Rovers Recalled Due To Software Bug
Monday July 13, 2015 @06:40AM First Java 0-Day In 2 Years Exploited By Pawn Storm Hackers
Saturday July 11, 2015 @09:31AM Linux Foundation's Census Project Ranks Open Source Software At Risk
Thursday July 09, 2015 @10:09AM Glitches: United Airlines Grounds All Flights, NYSE Suspends Trading
Thursday July 02, 2015 @04:50PM Google Hangouts and SMS Integration: A Mess, For Now
Monday June 29, 2015 @12:10AM Chromecast Update Bringing Grief For Many Users
Thursday June 18, 2015 @12:48PM Bank's IT Failure Loses 600,000 Payments
Monday June 01, 2015 @07:40AM Windows 10 RTM In 6 Weeks
Monday June 01, 2015 @02:01AM Macs Vulnerable To Userland Injected EFI Rootkits
Sunday May 31, 2015 @01:07PM MinGW and MSVCRT Conflict Causes Floating-Point Value Corruption
Thursday May 21, 2015 @09:24AM Linux 4.0 Has a File-System Corruption Problem, RAID Users Warned
Tuesday May 05, 2015 @10:17AM The BBC Looks At Rollover Bugs, Past and Approaching
Sunday May 03, 2015 @03:20AM Hacking the US Prescription System
Saturday May 02, 2015 @08:40AM Long Uptime Makes Boeing 787 Lose Electrical Power
Thursday April 30, 2015 @12:18PM Crashing iPad App Grounds Dozens of American Airline Flights
Thursday April 30, 2015 @10:14AM Tattoos Found To Interfere With Apple Watch Sensors
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @07:36PM RealTek SDK Introduces Vulnerability In Some Routers
Saturday April 25, 2015 @12:24AM Buggy Win 95 Code Almost Wrecked Stuxnet Campaign
Thursday April 23, 2015 @01:46PM iOS WiFi Bug Allows Remote Reboot of All Devices In Area
Thursday April 23, 2015 @11:59AM iTunes Stops Working For Windows XP Users
Friday April 17, 2015 @10:04PM Incorrectly Built SLS Welding Machine To Be Rebuilt
Thursday April 16, 2015 @12:33AM Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Found In Windows HTTP Stack
Friday April 10, 2015 @07:32PM Google Lollipop Bricking Nexus 5 and Nexus 7 Devices
Saturday April 04, 2015 @10:43AM Are Bug Bounties the Right Solution For Improving Security?
Thursday March 26, 2015 @03:36PM MIT Debuts Integer Overflow Debugger
Thursday March 26, 2015 @03:24PM 'Bar Mitzvah Attack' Plagues SSL/TLS Encryption
Saturday March 21, 2015 @02:25PM OS X Users: 13 Characters of Assyrian Can Crash Your Chrome Tab
Sunday March 08, 2015 @11:59PM Google Chrome Requires TSYNC Support Under Linux
Friday March 06, 2015 @09:04PM Mars Curiosity Rover Experiences Short Circuit, Will Be Stationary For Days
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @09:52AM NVIDIA Fixes Old Compiz Bug
Thursday February 19, 2015 @10:45AM Duplicate SSH Keys Put Tens of Thousands of Home Routers At Risk
Thursday February 19, 2015 @10:10AM Carnegie-Mellon Sends Hundreds of Acceptance Letters By Mistake
Sunday February 08, 2015 @06:07PM RMS Objects To Support For LLVM's Debugger In GNU Emacs's Gud.el
Sunday February 08, 2015 @02:43AM Xenon Flashes Can Make New Raspberry Pi 2 Freeze and Reboot
Saturday January 24, 2015 @04:00PM NVIDIA Responds To GTX 970 Memory Bug
Saturday January 24, 2015 @11:28AM Linus Fixes Kernel Regression Breaking Witcher 2
Monday January 12, 2015 @02:22PM Google Throws Microsoft Under Bus, Then Won't Patch Android Flaw
Friday January 09, 2015 @09:49AM Asus Wireless Routers Can Be Exploited By Anyone Inside the Network
Friday January 02, 2015 @12:02PM 2014: The Year We Learned How Vulnerable Third-Party Code Libraries Are
Monday December 29, 2014 @12:18AM Twitter Bug Locks Out Many Users
Sunday December 14, 2014 @03:50PM Forbes Blasts Latests Windows 7 Patch as Malware
Tuesday December 09, 2014 @01:47PM Just-Announced X.Org Security Flaws Affect Code Dating Back To 1987
Saturday November 29, 2014 @12:58PM Bad Lockup Bug Plagues Linux
Saturday November 22, 2014 @01:56AM Some Early Nexus 6 Units Returned Over Startup Bug
Friday October 24, 2014 @08:46PM OwnCloud Dev Requests Removal From Ubuntu Repos Over Security Holes
Thursday October 23, 2014 @09:45AM Cisco Fixes Three-Year-Old Telnet Flaw In Security Appliances
Saturday October 11, 2014 @07:57PM More Details On The 3rd-Party Apps That Led to Snapchat Leaks
Saturday October 11, 2014 @12:11PM Windows Users, Get Ready For a Bigger-Than-Usual Patch Tuesday
Saturday October 04, 2014 @12:25AM Possible Reason Behind Version Hop to Windows 10: Compatibility
Thursday October 02, 2014 @09:19AM Xen Cloud Fix Shows the Right Way To Patch Open-Source Flaws
Tuesday September 30, 2014 @08:28AM Apple Fixes Shellshock In OS X
Saturday September 27, 2014 @07:43AM Apple Yet To Push Patch For "Shellshock" Bug
Thursday September 25, 2014 @11:07AM Amazon Forced To Reboot EC2 To Patch Bug In Xen
Tuesday September 09, 2014 @11:31AM Steve Ballmer Authored the Windows 3.1 Ctrl-Alt-Del Screen
Saturday September 06, 2014 @05:31PM Some Core I7 5960X + X99 Motherboards Mysteriously Burning Up
Thursday September 04, 2014 @03:35PM Privacy Vulnerabilities In Coursera, Including Exposed Student Email Addresses
Tuesday August 26, 2014 @06:33PM Project Zero Exploits 'Unexploitable' Glibc Bug
Tuesday August 26, 2014 @08:40AM $75K Prosthetic Arm Is Bricked When Paired iPod Is Stolen
Friday August 15, 2014 @02:35AM Microsoft Black Tuesday Patches Bring Blue Screens of Death
Monday August 11, 2014 @01:05AM Wiring Programmers To Prevent Buggy Code
Tuesday August 05, 2014 @10:55AM PayPal's Two-Factor Authentication Can Be Bypassed Using eBay Bug
Thursday July 31, 2014 @06:05PM Passport Database Outage Leaves Thousands Stranded
Wednesday July 30, 2014 @08:28PM "ExamSoft" Bar Exam Software Fails Law Grads
Sunday July 27, 2014 @11:55PM Popular Android Apps Full of Bugs: Researchers Blame Recycling of Code
Sunday July 27, 2014 @02:38PM Linus Torvalds: "GCC 4.9.0 Seems To Be Terminally Broken"
Saturday July 26, 2014 @04:31PM Bad "Buss Duct" Causes Week-long Closure of 5,000 Employee Federal Complex
Wednesday July 23, 2014 @10:36AM CNN iPhone App Sends iReporters' Passwords In the Clear
Thursday July 10, 2014 @01:50PM Today In Year-based Computer Errors: Draft Notices Sent To Men Born In the 1800s
Wednesday July 02, 2014 @09:01AM Bug In Fire TV Screensaver Tears Through 250 GB Data Cap
Friday June 27, 2014 @04:12PM Why Software Builds Fail
Monday June 23, 2014 @08:24PM Over 300,000 Servers Remain Vulnerable To Heartbleed
Saturday June 14, 2014 @09:16AM One Developer's Experience With Real Life Bitrot Under HFS+
Friday June 13, 2014 @06:11PM European iPhone Chargers Prone To Overheating
Thursday June 05, 2014 @09:26AM SpaceX Landing Video Cleanup Making Progress
Thursday May 29, 2014 @11:30AM OpenSSL To Undergo Security Audit, Gets Cash For 2 Developers
Tuesday May 20, 2014 @09:45AM The 69 Words GM Employees Can Never Say
Friday May 16, 2014 @12:56PM Adobe Creative Cloud Is Back
Friday May 16, 2014 @12:16PM Finding More Than One Worm In the Apple
Thursday May 15, 2014 @05:14PM Apple's Revenge: iMessage Might Eat Your Texts If You Switch To Android
Thursday May 15, 2014 @10:29AM Adobe Creative Cloud Services Offline (Again?)
Wednesday May 07, 2014 @11:16AM 4chan Launches '$20 Bug Bounty' After Hackers Ruin moot's Day
Tuesday May 06, 2014 @08:38AM The Upcoming Windows 8.1 Apocalypse
Friday May 02, 2014 @06:46PM iOS 7 Update Silently Removes Encryption For Email Attachments
Friday May 02, 2014 @01:52AM XP Systems Getting Emergency IE Zero Day Patch
Friday April 25, 2014 @01:08PM HP Server Killer Firmware Update On the Loose
Saturday April 19, 2014 @09:29PM Preventative Treatment For Heartbleed On Healthcare.gov
Friday April 11, 2014 @09:52PM Wi-Fi Problems Dog Apple-Samsung Trial
Friday April 11, 2014 @07:25PM GM Names Names, Suspends Two Engineers Over Ignition-Switch Safety
Thursday April 10, 2014 @05:12PM Google Chrome Flaw Sets Your PC's Mic Live
Thursday April 10, 2014 @08:53AM Canada Halts Online Tax Returns In Wake of Heartbleed
Thursday April 10, 2014 @08:36AM Heartbleed OpenSSL Vulnerability: A Technical Remediation
Monday April 07, 2014 @07:55PM OpenSSL Bug Allows Attackers To Read Memory In 64k Chunks
Saturday April 05, 2014 @06:28PM Linux Developers Consider On-Screen QR Codes For Kernel Panics
Friday April 04, 2014 @11:20PM Bugs In SCADA Software Leave 7,600 Factories Vulnerable
Thursday April 03, 2014 @08:41AM Russian GLONASS Down For 12 Hours
Tuesday April 01, 2014 @01:33AM Western Digital 'MyCloud' Is Down 5 Days and Counting
Friday March 28, 2014 @09:13PM Ask Slashdot: How To Handle Unfixed Linux Accessibility Bugs?
Tuesday March 18, 2014 @08:45AM Camera Module Problems May Delay Samsung's Galaxy S5
Tuesday March 11, 2014 @10:33PM Large DDoS Attack Brings WordPress Pingback Abuse Back Into Spotlight
Saturday March 08, 2014 @11:16AM Portal 2 Incompatible With SELinux
Tuesday February 25, 2014 @02:17PM New iOS Keylogging Vulnerability Discovered
Monday February 24, 2014 @09:39PM Complete Microsoft EMET Bypass Developed
Monday February 24, 2014 @11:15AM Apple SSL Bug In iOS Also Affects OS X
Friday February 21, 2014 @07:49PM Stack Overflow Could Explain Toyota Vehicles' Unintended Acceleration
Friday February 21, 2014 @08:30AM Why Your Phone Gets OTA Updates But Your Car Doesn't
Thursday February 20, 2014 @06:42PM Drive-by Android Malware Exploits Unpatchable Vulnerability
Monday February 17, 2014 @10:18PM Dear Asus Router User: All Your Cloud Are Belong To Us
Monday February 17, 2014 @08:33PM DARPA Training Cadets and Midshipmen As Cyber Warriors
Wednesday February 12, 2014 @11:59AM More Bitcoin Exchanges Forced Out of Sync After Massive DDoS Attack