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YouTube sin-bins account of KRACK WPA2 researcher

7 hodin 42 min zpět
Only to be mysteriously restored hours later

The YouTube account of the researcher behind the KRACK WPA2 Wi-Fi vulnerability was restored early on Thursday hours after it was shut down for violating "community guidelines".…

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Yes, British F-35 engines must be sent to Turkey for overhaul

9 hodin 46 min zpět
Also, the US negotiates fighter jet purchase contracts on our behalf

Britain’s F-35B fighter jets currently cost around $123m each – and British officials are quite content that the only engine overhaul facility for the stealth aircraft’s engines is located in Turkey.…

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Stealth web crypto-cash miner Coin Hive back to the drawing board as blockers move in

13 hodin 13 min zpět
We've got something much more ethical anyway, say devs

Malwarebytes has had enough of Coin Hive's alt-currency-generating browser-side code, and is now automatically blocking it.…

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EU: No encryption backdoors but, eh, let's help each other crack that crypto, oui? Ja?

14 hodin 12 min zpět
You scratch my PKCS, and I'll scratch yours

The European Commission has proposed that member states help each other break into encrypted devices by sharing expertise around the bloc.…

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US-CERT study predicts machine learning, transport systems to become security risks

16 hodin 17 min zpět
You've been warned

The Carnegie-Mellon University's Software Engineering Institute has nominated transport systems, machine learning, and smart robots as needing better cyber-security risk and threat analysis.…

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You're doing open source wrong, Microsoft tsk-tsk-tsks at Google: Chrome security fixes made public too early

19 hodin 26 min zpět
Redmond wags its finger

A few weeks ago, Google paid Microsoft $7,500 after Redmond's security gurus found, exploited and reported a vulnerability in the Chrome browser – a flaw that would allow malicious webpages to run malware on PCs.…

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Hackers can track, spoof locations and listen in on kids' smartwatches

18 Říjen, 2017 - 18:19
Norwegian project exposes worrying lack of security

Tests on smartwatches for children by security firm Mnemonic and the Norwegian Consumer Council have revealed them to be riddled with flaws.…

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BoundHook: Microsoft downplays Windows systems exploit technique

18 Říjen, 2017 - 15:31
It's just not a security vulnerability, says Redmond

Features of the Intel MPX designed to prevent memory errors and attacks might be abused to launch assaults on Windows systems, security researchers claim.…

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Ex-TalkTalk chief grilled by MPs on suitability to chair NHS Improvement

18 Říjen, 2017 - 10:02
From heading one cyber-attack victim to another

Dido Harding, the woman at the helm during UK ISP TalkTalk's 2015 mega breach, was yesterday grilled about her move to chair NHS Improvement, the body responsible for overseeing Blighty's health service and also famously clobbered by a huge cyber attack.…

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Europol cops lean on phone networks, ISPs to dump CGNAT walls that 'hide' cyber-crooks

18 Říjen, 2017 - 09:01
Plod say crims now too hard to find and catch online

Europol has asked cellphone networks and other internet providers to stop using Carrier Grade Network Address Translation (CGNAT) – because it’s making life too difficult for cops trying to track cyber-villains across the web.…

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Oracle Hospitality apps rolled out the Big Red carpet to crims

18 Říjen, 2017 - 05:58
Brrrt! Brrrt! Brrrt! Big Red's bug gun targets 252 bugs, and you for not patching fast enough

Hundreds of products, more than 250 vulnerabilities … yes, it's Oracle's quarterly critical patch update day!…

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IRS tax bods tell Americans to chill out about Equifax

18 Říjen, 2017 - 04:54
Your personal data was probably already in crims' hands

The United States Internal Revenue Service has said that citizens affected by the Equifax breach need not panic, because it probably didn't reveal anything that hasn't already been stolen and the agency has tooled up to deal with fraudulent tax claims.…

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Domino's Pizza delivers user details to spammers

18 Říjen, 2017 - 02:18
I’ll have a garlic bread, a Supreme and a side of privacy breach by slack partners

Domino's Pizza's Australian outpost has blamed a partner for a security breach, after angry customers went online complaining about finding themselves on spam lists.…

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uBlock Origin ad-blocker knocked for blocking hack attack squawking

18 Říjen, 2017 - 01:12
Block all the things! No, wait, not the XSS security alerts

Top ad-blocking plugin uBlock Origin has come under fire for being a little too eager in its quest to murder nasty stuff on the internet: it prevents browsers from sounding the alarm on hacking attacks.…

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Watch out for Microsoft Word DDE nasties: Now Freddie Mac menaced

18 Říjen, 2017 - 00:41
Forget KRACK, good ol' Office malware has biz workers in its sights again

Updated  Malware exploiting Microsoft Word's DDE features to infect computers has been lobbed at US government-backed mortgage biz Freddie Mac.…

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NHS: Remember those patient records we didn't deliver? Well, we found another 162,000

17 Říjen, 2017 - 14:30
Dealing with backlog could cost 'in the zone of a million'

NHS leaders have admitted that the biggest ever loss of patient documents is worse than initially thought, as another 162,000 undelivered documents have been discovered.…

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Release the KRACKen patches: The good, the bad, and the ugly on this WPA2 Wi-Fi drama

17 Říjen, 2017 - 08:02
Don't panic... whoa, not so fast, Android, Linux users

WPA2 Wi-Fi users – ie, almost all of us – have had a troubling Monday with the arrival of research demonstrating a critical design flaw in the technology used to secure our wireless networks. A flaw so bad, it can be exploited by nearby miscreants to potentially snoop on people's internet connections over the air.…

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Crypto-coin miners caught toiling away in hacked cloud boxes

17 Říjen, 2017 - 07:28
Manic miners don't even pwn you: They just use default creds admins are too lazy to change

Here's yet another reason to make sure you lock down your clutch of cloud services: cryptocurrency mining.…

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Bitcoin miners turning up on unprotected cloud instances

17 Říjen, 2017 - 07:28
Manic miners don't even hack you - they just use default creds admins are too lazy to change

Here's yet another reason to make sure you secure your cloud console: cryptocurrency mining.…

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Russia tweaks Telegram with tiny fine for decryption denial

17 Říjen, 2017 - 05:03
FSB wanted keys, messaging outfit said Nyet

Encrypted messaging app Telegram must pay 800,000 roubles for resisting Russia's FSB's demand that it help decrypt user messages.…

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