RIPS code Security Analysis detects unknown security issues in your PHP application bundles including WordPress, Mooddle, Prestashop, Joomla and much more without false positive noise. This is More about an unpatched security flaw impacting WordPress, the Internet’s most popular content management system (CMS).RIPS experts said they have told the WordPress team about this particular vulnerability in November last year, but the WordPress Development Team have failed to release a new patch. This flaw can affect the core of the WordPress CMS and not one of its plugins or themes. More accurately, the bug was found in the PHP functions that delete thumbnails for images uploaded on a WordPress site.
That’s basically all there is to it. Update WordPress, update your plugins, and update your themes. Vulnerabilities are constantly being exposed, and automated hacks can easily take advantage of them to compromise your site.It’s also critical to check your premium plugins to ensure they are up to date. They don’t always warn you, and are typically the biggest targets. As per a study the following plugins are most likely to be compromised and most critical to update:
RIPS experts found that users who have access to the post editor — and can upload or delete images (and their thumbs)— can insert malicious code in a WordPress site that deletes crucial files part of the WordPress CMS core, something that should not be possible in any way without access to the server’s FTP. RIPS researchers warn that if an attacker manages to register even a low-level “User” account on a site and then elevate its privileges, he can exploit this vulnerability to hijack sites. They can hijack sites because the vulnerability allows attackers to delete wp-config.php, which is a site’s config file.Attackers who delete this file can re-initiate the installation process and install the site using their own database settings, effectively hijacking the site to deliver custom or malicious content….Read More
Reliance Industries Limited (“RIL” or “Reliance”) will acquire an open telecom solutions provider Radisys Corporation (“Radisys” or “the Company”) for US$1.72 per share in cash.
Radisys provides open telecom solutions to service providers worldwide. Headquartered in Hillsboro, Oregon, Radisys has nearly 600 employees with an engineering team based out of Bangalore, India, and sales and support offices globally. Radisys delivers value to service providers and telecom equipment vendors by providing disruptive open-centric software, hardware and service capabilities that enable the migration to next-generation network topologies.
“Reliance and Jio have been disrupting legacy business models and establishing new global benchmarks. Radisys’ top-class management and engineering team offer Reliance rapid innovation and solution development expertise globally, which complements our work towards software-centric disaggregated networks and platforms, enhancing the value to customers across consumer and enterprise segments,” said Akash Ambani, Director of Reliance Jio. “This acquisition further accelerates Jio’s global innovation and technology leadership in the areas of 5G, IoT and open-source architecture adoption.”…Read More
One of the most important agenda highlighted under the recently proposed Telecom policy was addressing the rural connectivity challenge. The Government in the NTP has expressed its desire to introduce new and Innovative solutions and technologies to address this issue.
Parallel Wireless a wireless network solutions (A startup by an Indian, Parallel Wireless, Inc. develops a wireless cellular network in New Hampshire. It focuses on developing the architecture of the cellular radio access network), which have claimed to work towards connecting the rural population to the world and provides services to major telcos in India, Africa and Middle East, Parallel Wireless, has devised solutions across these geographies……Read More
News Can a Bank be held deficient in services if its ATM does not dispense Cash for the reason “Cash not available”? A consumer Court in Raipur has recently imposed a penalty of Rs.2500.00 on SBI for exactly the same reason overruling the arguments of SBI that
* The complainant was not its customer
* Failure of internet connectivity is not within its ambit, rather it is upon the internet service provider against whom, any complaint if any, should lie.
The Form countered SBI by saying that when Banks are charging for usage of ATMs for a whole year in advance and a client is Free to use any ATM he automatically becomes a customer….Read More
With the recent tie-up with ICICI and Marg ERP software expected to bring accounting and banking solutions for MSMEs ,it will also enables automated reconciliation services.
The partnership will give access to ICICI Bank internet based cheque writing facility. Marg ERP is positioned as an Inventory and Accounting software solution company has partnered with ICICI Bank to offer an integrated payments platform to Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise (MSME) customers, using MARG’s accounting software. This integration will enable connected banking and also enable ICICI Bank’s current account holders to securely connect their bank account with the MARG ERP software and undertake an array of digital transactions from within the ERP platform itself, said Thakur Anup Singh, CMD, Marg ERP. The partnership will provide an array of benefits that will also initiate financial transactions for businesses….Read More
New country head of Apple India Michel Coulomb is in a process of restructure the distribution and sales chain strategy for iPhones, iPads and Mac computers. For consumers, this will mean Apple products will cease to be discounted as the number of distributors is pared and the company takes a hard line on maintaining prices.
The thinking behind the move is that the brand had been diluted by giving distributors a free hand to sell to any retailer, even at lower prices, three persons directly aware of the development said.
The earlier ‘open distribution’ strategy at Apple India had created a lot of discontent amongst its offline trade partners, since the distributors would often indulge in wholesaling to achieve targets leading to rampant deep discounting online and fluctuation in prices almost every day. “So much so, Apple was even considered as a discounted brand….Read More
The advantages of technology are not restricted to a select few but are there for all sections of society. We strengthened the network of CSCs. PM Narendra Modi said, the network of about three lakh Common Service Centres, which act as access points for delivery of digital services, have bolstered employment and entrepreneurship opportunities, thus empowering citizens. Interacting with beneficiaries of the various Digital India efforts, Modi said the initiative was launched with an objective of bringing benefits of technology to people, especially in rural areas. This initiative was launched with an objective of bringing benefits of technology to people, especially in rural areas.
Interacting with beneficiaries of the various Digital India efforts, Modi said, the initiative was launched with an objective of bringing benefits of technology to people, especially in rural areas. Technology has helped book railway tickets and pay bills online, bringing great convenience, Modi said….Read More