Feb 17 23

SHAtteredThe hash function SHA-1 is finally broken. In a joint research project, Google and a team from the CWI Institute in Amsterdam created two different PDF files with the same SHA-1 hash.
The fact that SHA-1 is unsecure is already known since 2005.

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Feb 17 03

passwdMicrosoft Windows contains a memory corruption bug in the handling of SMB traffic. In particular, Windows fails to properly handle a specially-crafted server response that contains too many bytes following the structure defined in the SMB2 TREE_CONNECT Response structure. By connecting to a malicious SMB server, a vulnerable Windows client system may crash (BSOD) in mrxsmb20.sys.

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