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Camera hack peels back layers of embedded Linux

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Embedded Linux devices are everywhere these days, and sooner or later, you’re going to want to poke around in one of them. But how? Learn the techniques and tools Felipe Astroza has used to hack the Foscam C1 security camera, which will work on a wide range of embedded Linux gadgets.

PHP Maintainers Shared Update On PHP Source Code Compromise

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The maintainers of the PHP programming language have issued an update regarding the security incident that came to light late last month, stating that the actors may have gotten hold of a user database containing their passwords to make unauthorized changes to the repository. This was initially treated as a compromise of the git.php.net server - but further investigation into the incident has revealed that the commits were a result of pushing them using HTTPS and password-based authentication.