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Boffins want to stop Network Time Protocol's time-travelling exploits

The Register - Anti-Virus - 2 Červenec, 2018 - 08:01
Ancient protocol's key vulnerability is fixable

Among the many problems that exist in the venerable Network Time Protocol is its vulnerability to timing attacks: turning servers into time-travellers can play all kinds of havoc with important systems.…

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Surveys-as-a-service outfit Typeform spilled a backup from May

The Register - Anti-Virus - 2 Červenec, 2018 - 02:16
Casualties include posh food store Fortnum & Mason, Australian voter data

Spanish Web form and survey company Typeform has announced a data breach in June, affecting data dated May, after someone gained access to one of the company's backup files.…

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Bug Bounty Programs Turn Attention to Data Abuse

VirusList.com - 1 Červenec, 2018 - 21:19
More companies – particularly social media firms – may follow Facebook’s footsteps in turning to bug bounty programs to scout out any data privacy abuse on their platforms, experts say.
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Bug Bounty Programs Turn Attention to Data Abuse

VirusList.com - 1 Červenec, 2018 - 21:19
More companies – particularly social media firms – may follow Facebook’s footsteps in turning to bug bounty programs to scout out any data privacy abuse on their platforms, experts say.
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MacOS Malware Targets Cryptocurrency Community on Slack, Discord

VirusList.com - 1 Červenec, 2018 - 20:58
New macOS malware targets crypto community via chat networks Slack and Discord.
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MacOS Malware Targets Cryptocurrency Community on Slack, Discord

VirusList.com - 1 Červenec, 2018 - 20:58
New macOS malware targets crypto community via chat networks Slack and Discord.
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Rowhammer returns, Spectre fix unfixed, Wireguard makes a new friend, and much more

The Register - Anti-Virus - 30 Červen, 2018 - 09:01
And NSA can't stop slurping your phone records

Roundup  This week we dealt with buggered bookies, trouble at Ticketmaster, and a compromised Linux build from Gentoo.…

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Foot Lose: Perv's upskirt scheme draws too much heat

The Register - Anti-Virus - 29 Červen, 2018 - 22:54
Scumbag combusts his own leg with instant karma creepshot fail

A Wisconsin man has surrendered to police after a plan to take 'upskirt' photos of women blew up in his face.. err...ankle.…

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And that's now all three LTE protocol layers with annoying security flaws

The Register - Anti-Virus - 29 Červen, 2018 - 21:33
Infosec wizards show how spies can snoop on website traffic, redirect browsers over 4G

Boffins have demonstrated how intelligence agencies and well-resourced hackers can potentially spy on people – by studying and meddling with mobile data flying over the airwaves.…

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EFF Sues to Repeal Controversial Online Sex Trafficking FOSTA Law

VirusList.com - 29 Červen, 2018 - 19:51
The Electronic Frontier Foundation on Thursday announced a lawsuit against the recently passed controversial FOSTA law.
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EFF Sues to Repeal Controversial Online Sex Trafficking FOSTA Law

VirusList.com - 29 Červen, 2018 - 19:51
The Electronic Frontier Foundation on Thursday announced a lawsuit against the recently passed controversial FOSTA law.
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Rowhammer Variant ‘RAMpage’ Targets Android Devices All Over Again

VirusList.com - 29 Červen, 2018 - 18:27
The attack allows malicious applications to break out of their sandbox and access the entire operating system, giving an adversary complete control of the targeted device.
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Rowhammer Variant ‘RAMpage’ Targets Android Devices All Over Again

VirusList.com - 29 Červen, 2018 - 18:27
The attack allows malicious applications to break out of their sandbox and access the entire operating system, giving an adversary complete control of the targeted device.
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Facebook and Google accused of manipulating us with “dark patterns”

Sophos Naked Security - 29 Červen, 2018 - 13:37
Privacy advocates are concerned that tech giants are using design patterns that discourage us from exercising our rights to privacy.

Adidas US breach may have exposed millions of customers' personal info

The Register - Anti-Virus - 29 Červen, 2018 - 13:22
Three stripes and you're out

Adidas warned late on Thursday that hackers may have lifted customer data from its US website.…

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Linux distro hacked on GitHub, “all code considered compromised”

Sophos Naked Security - 29 Červen, 2018 - 13:09
Gentoo Linux has been hacked, with "all code considered compromised" on GitHub - fortunately, the master repository is safe.

The cybercriminal's cash cow and the marketer's machine: Inside the mad sad bad web ad world

The Register - Anti-Virus - 29 Červen, 2018 - 10:01
We peek behind the curtain of banners and gimmicks that go too far

Special report  Digital ad fraud is potentially lucrative, difficult to detect, and getting worse.…

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Brave Brave browser's hamburger menu serves Tor onion routing

The Register - Anti-Virus - 29 Červen, 2018 - 08:07
Private tabs squeezed through anonymizing network taste like actual privacy

Brave Software has updated its web browser so that its private mode actually supports privacy, or nearly – a few lingering technical issues still need to get ironed out.…

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UK.gov's long-awaited, lightweight biometrics strategy fails to impress

The Register - Anti-Virus - 29 Červen, 2018 - 06:08
Officials gather up previous canned statements, adds contents page... er...

Analysis  The UK government's lightweight biometrics strategy has failed to make any serious policy recommendations – and instead reiterated a series of already announced promises and promising further consultation on governance.…

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How polite: Fun-bucks coin miners graciously ease off CPU pounding

The Register - Anti-Virus - 29 Červen, 2018 - 02:33
Conniving crypto creeps caught covertly concealing coin-crafting computer crime code

Cryptocurrency-mining malware writers are dialing back their use of your compute cycles in order to avoid detection.…

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