Over 13,000 Internet-enabled serial port servers are misconfigured and could be accessed without any need for authentication.
Oracle has finally admitted to security issues with its Java web browser plug-ins, acknowledging in a blog post late last week that users may have been "frustrated with Oracle's relative silence on the issue."
Misconfigured videoconferencing systems can let hackers listen in on privileged boardroom discussions or use PTZ (pan/tilt/zoom) cameras to see confidential reports left lying on conference room
In a report first published in The New York Times, HD Moore of vulnerability management firm Rapid7 warned about how expensive videoconferencing equipment is being left improperly secured. This could