A selection of this week’s more interesting vulnerability disclosures and cyber security news. Apart from a glut of breaches there has been so many interesting items this week. The first of interest are new issues discovered at hardware levels. These of course have far reaching implications across swaths of vendors:

We’ve seen backdoors embedded in PHP within WordPress plug-ins before, but now it appears JavaScript is a target. A sure sign of its popularity and the wide range of use presenting an alluring target for hackers: 

And back to the usual, an exposed S3 container <groan>:

Lots of other fun stuff!

Weekly Cyber Security News 11/05/2018