Sophos Naked Security

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News, opinion, advice and research on computer security threats from Sophos
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News in brief: Kashmir blocks social media; ‘whaling’ victims revealed; TalkTalk GDPR fine ‘would be £59m’

28 Duben, 2017 - 19:31
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news

Facebook admits it is being used as propaganda tool by ‘malicious actors’

28 Duben, 2017 - 18:13
Facebook's soul-searching report sets itself the challenge of knowing itself

Lawmaker calls on ISPs to stop customers being hit by viruses

28 Duben, 2017 - 14:39
Australian minister says government is considering moving towards 'active defence ... blocking or diverting malicious traffic'

Sports fans protest at plans to scan their faces as they head for the match

28 Duben, 2017 - 13:11
Police to use facial recognition to match Champions League fans to 'persons of interest' as they arrive for the UEFA Cup final

FCC: net neutrality is ‘politically motivated government overreach’

28 Duben, 2017 - 12:27
FCC chief signals assault on rules from the days of Ma Bell used by Obama to guarantee net neutrality

News in brief: Cassini dives into Saturn’s rings; Mexican pirate site move; Twitter under fire from spooks

27 Duben, 2017 - 19:34
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news

Discovery of 8,800 servers sends warning to Asian cybercriminals

27 Duben, 2017 - 18:47
Move shows the importance of international co-operation to take down cybercrime at its roots

Banks confident of their approach to security – but still get hit by hackers

27 Duben, 2017 - 18:37
How well does your bank look after your details? The financial institutions are pretty confident they're doing a good job

Samsung Smart TV flaw leaves devices open to hackers

27 Duben, 2017 - 14:10
Researchers warn that the TV's lack of authentication means that a hacker could use it to access your Wi-Fi network

Murder victim’s Fitbit contradicts husband’s version of events

27 Duben, 2017 - 12:57
Police gathered evidence from Fitbit, home alarm, Facebook, phone and credit cards to piece together timeline of events leading up to woman's death

Do you know where your old email addresses are?

26 Duben, 2017 - 19:51
A big UK mobile provider is about to kill of a whole list of old email domains. We look at what can go wrong when old email addresses die.

News in brief: celebs’ phone hacking settled; German court raps Facebook; Ashley Madison victims hit again

26 Duben, 2017 - 19:19
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news

How much are you giving away to fraudsters on Facebook?

26 Duben, 2017 - 17:04
It takes only three pieces of personal information to steal your identity - here's our guide to protecting yourself on Facebook

Why ransomware continues to dominate conference agendas, despite being ‘old news’

26 Duben, 2017 - 13:02
While there are still victims of ransomware who feel they have no option but to pay up, we'll continue to focus on it

More LastPass flaws: researcher pokes holes in 2FA

26 Duben, 2017 - 12:35
LastPass has been in the news again for another chink in its armour - though it has now been fixed, you'll be glad to hear

Healthcare CERT warns about ‘Mole’ ransomware – what you need to know

25 Duben, 2017 - 19:59
More ransomware: this one changes your file extensions to .MOLE, thus the name.

Russian ‘pioneer’ of identity theft and card fraud jailed for 27 years

25 Duben, 2017 - 15:25
Roman Seleznev, the son of a Russian MP, has received the longest ever sentence for hacking to be handed down in the US

Trump’s promise on cybersecurity: what’s been happening?

25 Duben, 2017 - 13:07
Work behind the scenes suggests that an executive order on cybersecurity could be signed by the end of the week

Apple threatened to oust Uber from App Store for ‘fingerprinting’ iPhones

25 Duben, 2017 - 11:46
Questions remain over if and how Uber still tracks devices after chief exec Kalanick was summoned to Apple for a roasting