Jenkins server exposed to DoS Attacks

There has been an alert to DevOps to take precaution against an imminent Jenkins server exposure. Security researchers are warning that 12,000 cloud automation servers around the world could be hijacked to launch denial of service (DoS) attacks. Radware issued an emergency response team threat alert yesterday after discovering 12,802 Jenkins servers that are still vulnerable to a flaw patched at the end of January. Discovered by Adam Thorn of the University of Cambridge, CVE-2020-2100...

Facebook Instagram and Twitter accounts hacked

Hackers took over two social media accounts belonging to Facebook on Friday afternoon. Saudi white hat hacking group OurMine compromised Facebook’s official Twitter and Instagram accounts as part of a publicity stunt to advertise their own security services. After gaining access to Facebook’s socials, the hackers left a slightly misleading message that implied the Facebook website itself had been hacked as supposed to the company’s Twitter and Instagram accounts (or whichever third-party company was hired...