back to article Pre-authentication, remote root hole in call-center software? Thanks, Cisco. Just what a long weekend needs

It's once again time to catch up on the latest happenings from the world of infosec. Cisco emits critical fix in latest patch bundle We have a bunch of new security patches from Switchzilla, including one for a critical hole in its call-center software. CVE-2020-3280 is a remote-code-execution vulnerability in the Java remote …

  1. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    "The malware has so far been concentrated in Thailand and spreads through fake versions of popular Android apps in third-party markets."

    Registered On 2019-05-07

    Updated On 2020-05-13

    Seems like its recent and related to May. What happened in May 2010 and May 2014 in Thailand? Anything?

  2. MatthewSt

    New Measurements

    I'm surprised The Reg hasn't picked up on the government trying to invent their own measurement scale in this week's roundup -

    Looks like 1 bed is equal to 0.2 London buses!

    1. FrogsAndChips Silver badge

      Re: New Measurements

      In March they already introduced the Osman as a measure of social distancing.

      More recently the authorities in Martinique (French Caribbean) caused some kerfuffle for proposing pineapples as units of measure ("Keep 5 pineapples apart").

  3. Pascal Monett Silver badge

    Adobe Character Animator

    Congratulations, Adobe, on your persistence.

    We are in the final stages of getting rid of Flash, so you dump Character Animator on us.

    Are you by any chance tired of not being on patch lists ? Spoiler : you are on patch lists. All the time. It would be refreshing to see you take a break from that.

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