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Microsoft Azure cloud vulnerability is the ‘worst you can imagine’ — The Verge

A flaw in Microsoft’s Azure Cosmos DB database product left more than 3,300 Azure customers open to complete unrestricted access by attackers, writes Thomas Ricker.

Here is the link: https://www.theverge.com/2021/8/27/22644161/microsoft-azure-database-vulnerabilty-chaosdb

You can find a blog post from Wiz, the company that detected the vulnerability here.

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OpenSSL warns of critical security vulnerability with upcoming patch — ZDNet

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