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Unpatchable 'DoubleAgent' Attack Can Hijack All Windows Versions — Even Your Antivirus! | The Hacker News

Unpatchable 'DoubleAgent' Attack Can Hijack All Windows Versions — Even Your Antivirus! | The Hacker News

A team of security researchers from Cybellum, an Israeli zero-day prevention firm, has discovered a new Windows vulnerability that could allow hackers to take full control of your computer. Dubbed DoubleAgent, the new injecting code technique works on all versions of Microsoft Windows operating systems, starting from Windows XP to the latest release of Windows 10. What's worse? DoubleAgent exploits a 15-years-old undocumented legitimate feature of Windows called "Application Verifier," which cannot be patched.



Hackers Threaten to Remotely Wipe 300 Million iPhones Unless Apple Pays Ransom | The Hacker News

Hackers Threaten to Remotely Wipe 300 Million iPhones Unless Apple Pays Ransom | The Hacker News

Amazon hands over Alexa data after murder suspect gives the okay | engadget

Amazon hands over Alexa data after murder suspect gives the okay | engadget