Sophos Naked Security

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News, opinion, advice and research on computer security threats from Sophos
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Simple research tool detects 19 unknown data breaches

15 Prosinec, 2017 - 18:51
A security insight so simple you wonder why nobody has noticed it before.

How MP Nadine Dorries could have shared her passwords securely

15 Prosinec, 2017 - 17:33
Remember, it isn't a secret if you tell somebody else.

FCC repeals net neutrality

15 Prosinec, 2017 - 12:37
What will this mean for the future of the internet?

To avoid phishing hooks don’t swim with the shoal

15 Prosinec, 2017 - 12:12
A study found that national culture is the strongest predictor of an individual's ability to spot deceitful emails.

What’s in your Android’s December security update?

14 Prosinec, 2017 - 19:02
Android has released two security bulletins for December containing mitigations and fixes for 47 vulnerabilities for all devices.

Starbucks Wi-Fi hijacked customers’ laptops to mine cryptocoins

14 Prosinec, 2017 - 18:44
A 10-second delay when customers connected to the "free" Wi-Fi was harnessed for secret cryptocoin mining

Mr. Robot season 3 finale: shutdown -r

14 Prosinec, 2017 - 16:41
This season's final instalment of the Mr. Robot security review.

Mirai botnet authors plead guilty

14 Prosinec, 2017 - 16:12
The authors of the infamous Mirai botnet - used to launch record-breaking Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks last year that knocked major segments of the internet offline - have pleaded guilty to federal cybercrime charges.

Bitfinex cryptocurrency exchange is back up after repeated DDoS

14 Prosinec, 2017 - 12:44
It's been hit by two attacks in just over a week, as well as a third in November. Expect more as currency values continue to skyrocket.

Break the Internet: a last ditch attempt to save net neutrality

13 Prosinec, 2017 - 17:26
Fight the Future activists say get creative: call lawmakers, change your Facebook status to married and list your partner as net neutrality.

Netflix sparks privacy row after making fun of users of Twitter

13 Prosinec, 2017 - 16:24
“To the 53 people who've watched A Christmas Prince every day for the past 18 days: Who hurt you?”

Massive Uber data scraping and secret servers exposed in Waymo suit

13 Prosinec, 2017 - 16:05
It’s old news that Uber has legal troubles on its plate - but the plot has thickened considerably in recent weeks.

5 ransomware as a service (RaaS) kits – SophosLabs investigates

13 Prosinec, 2017 - 15:13
A look at five RaaS kits and how each is marketed and priced

Apple plugs IoT HomeKit hole

13 Prosinec, 2017 - 12:39
Apple just can’t seem to get away from the theme of security flaws right now.

iOS jailbreak exploit published by Google

12 Prosinec, 2017 - 18:50
Has Google just given the crooks an early Christmas present?

Ransom email scam from ‘hitman’ demands: pay up or die

12 Prosinec, 2017 - 17:44
It's a horrible email scam that's supposed to scare the life out of you

Man apologizes after photo of ‘racist’ woman goes viral

12 Prosinec, 2017 - 17:08
A viral post that turned the internet into a torch-bearing mob.

Coinbase: don’t expect to trade your cryptocurrency at busy times

12 Prosinec, 2017 - 14:45
It’s OK to be excited about Bitcoin and other digital currencies, according to Brian Armstrong, CEO of digital currency exchange Coinbase... just maybe not that excited.

Spies are watching… on LinkedIn

12 Prosinec, 2017 - 12:38
The young professionals portrayed in the LinkedIn listings are hot, enticing, and fictitious.

HP leaves accidental keylogger in laptop keyboard driver

12 Prosinec, 2017 - 01:35
HP didnt beat around the bush - when a researcher found a left-over keylogger, the company fessed up and fixed it fast. Result!