Hacker publishes alleged zero-day exploit for Plesk

[Update 07/06/2013 13:00 GMT]: Parallels has issued a statement saying that the latest vulnerability so disclosed is a variant of an old vulnerability and that currently support version of Plesk viz. 9.5, 10.X and 11.X are not vulnerable.

KingCope, a hacker known for many concrete exploits, has published yet another zero-day through full disclosure mailing list – this time for Plesk, a hosting software package made by Parallels and used on thousands of servers across the web.

NATO Cyberwarfare Tallinn Manual: Hackers are Legitimate Targets for a Counterstrike

By Thursday, March 21, 2013 0 , Permalink 0

With the increase in cyber attacks [read state sponsored cyber attacks] that take the form of cyberwarfare and not only damage IT infrastructure and nuclear power plants a number of issues – legal, ethical, moral have cropped up. To address these and a lot more issues, NATO’s Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence (CCDCOE) has published a guide – the Tallinn Manual that aims to address the legal aspects of cyberwarfare.