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Users have been informed that the latest update includes three security fixes, including for a data exposure flaw related to the REST API, and a cross-site scripting (XSS) issue in the block editor. WordPress 5.8.1 also updates Lodash, a JavaScript library that provides utility functions for common programming tasks, to address security issues. These vulnerabilities […]

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Both Microsoft and federal cybersecurity officials are urging organizations to use mitigations to combat a zero-day remote control execution (RCE) vulnerability in Windows that allows attackers to craft malicious Microsoft Office documents. Microsoft has not revealed much about the MSHTML bug, tracked as CVE-2021-40444, beyond that it is “aware of targeted attacks that attempt to […]

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Australian software engineer Richard Nelson is warning that he was able to create a fake digital COVID-19 vaccine certificate via the government’s Express Medicare Plus app. He says the agency in charge of the app has so far failed to acknowledge his bug report. Sydney-based Nelson was part of a team of independent security researchers […]

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