Tag: Project Zero

Hacking, Security

Google says 2021 was a record year for zero-day hacks

April 20, 2022

Via: Techradar

Google’s in-house security team has warned that zero-day security threats are becoming a bigger risk than ever before. In its annual round-up of the zero-day threat landscape, the Google Project Zero team noted that 58 distinct threats were identified in […]

Cybersecurity, Security

Google’s Project Zero is now being more considerate with how it discloses security vulnerabilities

January 8, 2020

Via: The Verge

Google’s Project Zero cybersecurity team is trialling a new policy where it won’t make security vulnerabilities public early after a fix has been issued. “Full 90 days by default, regardless of when the bug is fixed,” is the team’s new […]

Computing, Software & Applications

Microsoft issues patch for Internet Explorer zero-day

September 24, 2019

Via: TechSpot

Yesterday, Microsoft published CVE-2019-1367, a remote code execution vulnerability that exists in the way that the scripting engine handles objects in memory in Internet Explorer. The vulnerability, discovered by Clément Lecigne of Google’s Project Zero Threat Analysis Group, is present […]

Cybersecurity, Security

Flaws in Symantec products expose millions of computers to hacking

June 30, 2016

Via: Info World

A Google security researcher has found high severity vulnerabilities in enterprise and consumer products from antivirus vendor Symantec that could be easily be exploited by hackers to take control of computers. Symantec released patches for the affected products, but while […]