Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) sent out a warning on Saturday about a recently discovered security flaw in five versions of Internet Explorer (6 -11), the default browser in many users’ systems, and occupant of half the browsing market. This loophole in the widely-used browser’s security system allows intruders to impersonate official users and gain access to the computer’s memory.
A software bug called "Gotofail" currently affects every single Apple device, whether it's an iPhone, iPad, or desktop or laptop computer. If you have not updated your machine in the last few days, your Apple device is currently vulnerable.
PayPal has rushed out a patch for a flaw in its iPhone application that could let hackers access accounts at the online financial transactions service, The Wall Street Journal has reported.The flaw only affected people that used PayPal applications on iPhones connected to the Internet through unsecured Wi-Fi networks, according to the Journal.A hacker would have needed to intercept PayPal transaction data by using commonly available gear to get between an iPhone and the Wi-Fi hotspot.