The Pwn2Own hacking event this year again managed to sift through all the goals that had been set, including Windows 11, Ubuntu, Firefox, Safari, Microsoft Teams and a Tesla car.
The Pwn2Own hacking event took place from May 18 to May 20, 2022 and the researchers security they managed to hack everything, verifying the adage "what locks unlocks". Famous targets including Windows 11, Ubuntu (for linux lovers), Firefox, Safari, Microsoft Teams and a Tesla were successfully hacked during the three days of the event.
Pwn2Own is an annual event that brings together security researchers from around the world. On the 15th anniversary of the event, 17 security researchers attempted to exploit 21 targets in multiple categories.
On the 1st day of the event, researchers managed to hack Microsoft Teams, Oracle VirtualBox, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Windows 11, Apple Safari and Ubuntu Desktop. Microsoft Teams and Ubuntu Desktop were successfully breached by many teams during the day. All efforts were successful that day.
On the 3st day, hackers were able to successfully exploit Windows 11 and Ubuntu Desktop. The researchers took advantage of it operating system Microsoft Windows 11 three times, no failed attempts.
Mozilla has already been released a information για το πρόγραμμα περιήγησης ιστού Firefox. Το Firefox 100.0.2, το Firefox ESR 91.9.1, το Firefox 100.3 για Android και το Thunderbird 91.9.1 είναι ήδη διαθέσιμα με updates κώδικα για την αναφερόμενη vulnerability security.
Microsoft is expected to release updates for Windows 11 in the coming weeks. One possible date is the June 2022 patch, which is scheduled for June 14, 2022.
At the link above you can see the full overview of the event, for additional details about specific hacks or links to the profiles of the hackers (security researchers) who participated in the event.