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India one of top target nations for web application attacks in Q2: Akamai
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India one of top target nations for web application attacks in Q2: Akamai

About 7.43 percent of the DDoS attacks originated from India this quarter, while China was the largest source for the same at 37.01 percent.

Akamai advisory says Shellshock being used to build a DDoS botnet
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Akamai advisory says Shellshock being used to build a DDoS botnet

Failure to take action can result in a vulnerable system being used to propagate a DDoS botnet, launch DDoS attacks, exfiltrate confidential data and run programmes on behalf of attackers...

Shellshock: What do you actually need to do to stay secure?
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Shellshock: What do you actually need to do to stay secure?

Since Shellshock targets UNIX-based machines, organisations should harden their servers. This can be done by implementing a 'least privilege' strategy and preventing unlimited root shell accesses.

Shellshock: Every version of Linux stretching back over two decades is vulnerable
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Shellshock: Every version of Linux stretching back over two decades is vulnerable

All versions of PAN-OS and Panorama include the vulnerable version of Bash, but we've determined the issue is only exploitable by authenticated users, says the security company.

Shellshock: Know everything about this 'extremely serious' bug
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Shellshock: Know everything about this 'extremely serious' bug

Known as the 'Bash Bug' or 'Shellshock', the GNU Bash Remote Code Execution Vulnerability (CVE-2014-6271) could allow an attacker to gain control over a targeted computer if exploited successfully.