Carpet Beetles are Welcome in my House if it Means not Having Bed Bugs! | The EPA Blog

Source: Carpet Beetles are Welcome in my House if it Means not Having Bed Bugs! | The EPA Blog By Marcia Anderson Several months ago I received an e-mail from a city resident who was getting bites at night that she thought were from a spider. Large, and itchy, but with a burning sensation that …

Hackers Actively Exploiting Latest Drupal RCE Flaw Published Last Week

Cybercriminals have actively started exploiting an already patched security vulnerability in the wild to install cryptocurrency miners on vulnerable Drupal websites that have not yet applied patches and are still vulnerable. Last week, developers of the popular open-source content management system Drupal patched a critical remote code execution (RCE) vulnerability (CVE-2019-6340) in Drupal Core that could allow …

Ascariasis: Causes, Symptoms, and Diagnosis

Ascariasis Causes Risk factors Symptoms Complications Diagnosis Treatments Outlook What is ascariasis? Ascariasis is an infection of the small intestine caused by Ascaris lumbricoides (A. lumbricoides), which is a species of roundworm. Roundworms are a type of parasitic worm. Infections caused by roundworms are fairly common. Ascariasis is the most common roundworm infection. About 10 percent of the developing world …