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Schrems busts Privacy Shield wide open

The Register - Anti-Virus - 3 Říjen, 2017 - 15:06
Dublin Judge asks European Court to look at data flows all over again

Privacy activist and student Max Schrems has hailed an Irish Court decision today to refer cross-Atlantic data flows back to the European Court of Justice – all over again.…

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How a Twitter troll was slain

Sophos Naked Security - 3 Říjen, 2017 - 14:54
After two months tracking down the troll, what does Foxlin think of Twitter support? "Twitter support was a bot"

MH370 final report: Aussies still don’t know where it crashed or why

The Register - Anti-Virus - 3 Říjen, 2017 - 14:24
ATSB wraps up, nine months after 'suspending' search

Australian air authorities have published their final report into the MH370 mystery, concluding that they’re no wiser about what happened or why than when the Malaysian Airlines flight vanished three years ago.…

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How forgetting to renew a domain name cost $3m

Sophos Naked Security - 3 Říjen, 2017 - 13:35
If only they'd hit auto-renew

Un-Delled SonicWall beefs up firewall to wrestle ransomware

The Register - Anti-Virus - 3 Říjen, 2017 - 05:02
Newly-freed security vendor thinks it can drag users into cloudy security analytics

SonicWall has updated its product range with an eye on ransomware and mesh networking.…

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Patch your Android, peeps, it has up to 14 nasty flaws to flog

The Register - Anti-Virus - 3 Říjen, 2017 - 03:00
There's a nasty bug in media file handling – deja vu, right?

Another month, another round of Android patches – although October's batch is pleasantly small compared to other recent releases.…

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Equifax couldn't find or patch vulnerable Struts implementations

The Register - Anti-Virus - 3 Říjen, 2017 - 01:58
Ex-CEO says company stayed silent about hack to stop crims piling on with more attacks

Equifax was just as much of a trash-fire as it looked: the company saw the Apache Struts 2 vulnerability warning, failed to patch its systems, and held back a public announcement for weeks for fear of “copycat” attacks.…

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HPE coughed up source code for Pentagon's IT defenses to ... Russia

The Register - Anti-Virus - 2 Říjen, 2017 - 22:44
FSB buddies pinky-swore to let ArcSight know of any flaws discovered

Updated  Hewlett Packard Enterprise handed over the source code for its ArcSight security platform to Russian investigators in exchange for being allowed to sell kit in the former Soviet Union.…

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Bitcoin’s soft and vulnerable underbelly

Sophos Naked Security - 2 Říjen, 2017 - 22:19
Your bitcoins are only as safe as your private key

Dnsmasq and the seven flaws: Patch these nasty remote-control holes

The Register - Anti-Virus - 2 Říjen, 2017 - 21:38
Linux, Android, IoT, you name it, they'll need updates if you use this open-source tool

Google security engineers have spotted not one, not two, but seven serious flaws in Dnsmasq, a fairly widely used DNS forwarder and DHCP server.…

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Netgear Fixes 50 Vulnerabilities in Routers, Switches, NAS Devices - 2 Říjen, 2017 - 21:13
Netgear patches over a dozen vulnerabilities impacting its routers, switches and NAS devices.
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Judge: FBI Can Keep iPhone Crack and Price Secret - 2 Říjen, 2017 - 19:43
The FBI can keep details around how much it paid and which company it hired to unlock a terrorist's iPhone 5C in 2016 secret, the court ruled over the weekend.
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3 simple steps to online safety

Sophos Naked Security - 2 Říjen, 2017 - 19:26
It's Cybersecurity Awareness Month, so here are 3 simple steps to make you more #CyberAware...

News in brief: Whole Foods holed; Facebook face lock; Mining malware

Sophos Naked Security - 2 Říjen, 2017 - 19:13
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news

Gary McGraw on BSIMM8 and Software Security - 2 Říjen, 2017 - 17:00
Software security pioneer Gary McGraw talks to Mike Mimoso about the latest iteration of the Building Security In Maturity Model (BSIMM) report.
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Government demands for Apple and Google data keep on climbing

Sophos Naked Security - 2 Říjen, 2017 - 13:05
Law enforcement agencies and governments haven't lost their taste for data from the two tech titans' devices, users and accounts.

Avast to present technical details of CCleaner hack at VB2017

Virus Bulletin News - 2 Říjen, 2017 - 13:01
The recently discovered malicious CCleaner version has become one of the biggest security stories of 2017. Two researchers from Avast, the company that had recently acquired CCleaner developer Piriform, will share the results of their investigations at VB2017 in Madrid this week.

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UK lotto players quids in: Website knocked offline by DDoS attack

The Register - Anti-Virus - 2 Říjen, 2017 - 12:40
It could be you*

The UK National Lottery has apologised for a website outage that left money in the pockets of punters unable to play games on Saturday evening.…

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FBI’s secret iPhone hacking tool must stay under wraps, court rules

Sophos Naked Security - 2 Říjen, 2017 - 12:34
That's it, case closed: the media companies that filed a Freedom of Information Act request can't appeal

Monday review – the hot 20 stories of the week

Sophos Naked Security - 2 Říjen, 2017 - 10:51
From the Facebook spy hoax and the mass-spoofing of ships’ GPS in the Black Sea to the password-beaming software flaw, and more!
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