Hackers can reverse Microsoft patches for attacks

Company Qualys, dealing with computer security, showed this week how to decompile the patch by Microsoft to launch “denial-of-service” attacks on Windows DNS Server. The experiment shows the steps that could take the hackers to attack Windows, and also stresses the importance of early implementation of patches, Microsoft. The patch, which used the company Qualys, has closed two vulnerabilities in…

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Reverse Engineering, Security

Skype: The Phantom Menace

Skype represents one of the most popular VoIP-programs installed on millions of computers around the world, whose owners do not even know what danger they face. And the danger they face a very serious: the leakage of confidential information to the penetration of worms and hit the traffic, not to mention such trifles as the reluctance Skype work with the…

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