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    • Wow, PIA is still secure though...  
    • Read the entire article @TechCrunch.   Other sites: Avast, NordVPN Breaches Tied to Phantom User Accounts - Krebs On Security
    • Mozilla sent Firefox Version 70.0 to the release channel today.  The update included thirteen (13) security updates of which one (1) is critical, three (3) are high, eight (8) moderate and one (1) are rated low.   With the release of Version 70.0, the Enhanced Tracking Protection added in Version 69.0 is on by default on all platforms.     Also released was Firefox ESR Version 68.2.   Update:  To get the update now, select "Help" from the Firefox menu, then pick "About Firefox."   Release Notes Security Updates
    • - ------------------------------------------------------------------------- Debian Security Advisory DSA-4547-1 security@debian.org https://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff October 21, 2019 https://www.debian.org/security/faq - ------------------------------------------------------------------------- Package : tcpdump CVE ID : CVE-2018-10103 CVE-2018-10105 CVE-2018-14461 CVE-2018-14462 CVE-2018-14463 CVE-2018-14464 CVE-2018-14465 CVE-2018-14466 CVE-2018-14467 CVE-2018-14468 CVE-2018-14469 CVE-2018-14470 CVE-2018-14879 CVE-2018-14880 CVE-2018-14881 CVE-2018-14882 CVE-2018-16227 CVE-2018-16228 CVE-2018-16229 CVE-2018-16230 CVE-2018-16300 CVE-2018-16451 CVE-2018-16452 CVE-2019-15166 Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in tcpdump, a command-line network traffic analyzer. These vulnerabilities might result in denial of service or, potentially, execution of arbitrary code. For the oldstable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 4.9.3-1~deb9u1. For the stable distribution (buster), these problems have been fixed in version 4.9.3-1~deb10u1.   - ------------------------------------------------------------------------- Debian Security Advisory DSA-4548-1 security@debian.org https://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff October 21, 2019 https://www.debian.org/security/faq - ------------------------------------------------------------------------- Package : openjdk-8 CVE ID : CVE-2019-2894 CVE-2019-2945 CVE-2019-2949 CVE-2019-2962 CVE-2019-2964 CVE-2019-2973 CVE-2019-2975 CVE-2019-2978 CVE-2019-2981 CVE-2019-2983 CVE-2019-2987 CVE-2019-2988 CVE-2019-2989 CVE-2019-2992 CVE-2019-2999 Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the OpenJDK Java runtime, resulting in cross-site scripting, denial of service, information disclosure or Kerberos user impersonation. For the oldstable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 8u232-b09-1~deb9u1.
    • Hello, Bookmem. Welcome here! :)   And yes, of course, you are correct. The idea itself must be formed before the hypothesis or theory can evolve.
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