Sophos Naked Security

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News, opinion, advice and research on computer security threats from Sophos
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Get into Infosec Europe 2017 for free, hear great talks!

2 Červen, 2017 - 16:55
Get a free entry pass on us (value £35) to attend Infosecurity Europe 2017 in London next week. We'll be giving loads of great talks!

Thousands of enterprise apps exposing data on back-end servers

2 Červen, 2017 - 16:03
With so much data apparently exposed via back-end servers, we shouldn't be surprised if there's a new wave of thefts and extortion attempts

Facial recognition reunites missing boy with his dad after four years

2 Červen, 2017 - 13:43
Tech to pick faces out of the crowd can be used for good, but it's also increasingly pervasive

News in brief: AI detects pain in animals; parallel universe discovered; Silk Road creator loses appeal

1 Červen, 2017 - 21:18
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news

Hackers shelve crowdfunding drive for Shadow Brokers exploits

1 Červen, 2017 - 17:30
'Legal reasons' cited for decision to drop the plan to crowdfund a security community subscription to a promised monthly dump of exploits

Crooks hold nude plastic surgery pictures to ransom after break-in

1 Červen, 2017 - 15:40
Patients, including some celebrities, of a plastic surgery clinic, have found themselves on the receiving end of ransom demands

Kittens, bears or pandas: who’s behind the biggest cyberattacks?

1 Červen, 2017 - 14:00
WannaCry is just the latest attack where everyone wants to know who's behind the outbreak - but how much do we really know about the cybercrooks? And how can we be sure?

News in brief: NASA sends probe to the Sun; subway gets phone coverage; Facebook pushes back

31 Květen, 2017 - 19:55
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news

Wolf in sheep’s clothing: a SophosLabs investigation into delivering malware via VBA

31 Květen, 2017 - 19:27
SophosLabs gets under the skin of the bad guys' latest attempt to drop ransomware on to your PCs

Keybase adds end-to-end encryption to messages on the web

31 Květen, 2017 - 17:11
Chrome extension means that users can send encrypted messages on services such as Twitter, Facebook and Reddit that have enabled Keybase

Chrome bug that lets sites secretly record you ‘not a flaw’, insists Google

31 Květen, 2017 - 12:59
Definitely not a security issue, says Google, as it moves to address flaw that could have you inadvertently starring in someone else's movie

News in brief: no laptop ban from EU for now; China warns on new laws; bug bounty scheme for DHS

30 Květen, 2017 - 19:55
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news

Shadow Brokers double down on zero-day subscription service

30 Květen, 2017 - 19:13
Should you dive in and help with the crowdfunding move to access the data they claim they have? It's not what we'd advise - but what do you think?

Security of medical devices ‘is a life or death issue’, warns researcher

30 Květen, 2017 - 16:40
Concern rises as one study finds more than 8,000 vulnerabilities in seven pacemakers while another highlights wider issues in medical devices

Why you should avoid Star Hop and Candy Link in Google Play

30 Květen, 2017 - 13:58
Both games look harmless enough, but they contain a payload that ensures you'll be hammered with spam

Tuesday review – the hot 24 stories of the week

30 Květen, 2017 - 11:24
Welcome back after the holiday weekend! Get yourself up to date with everything we've written in the last seven days - it's weekly roundup time.

What do you mean, ‘Windows bug in Linux’? [Chet Chat Podcast 261]

29 Květen, 2017 - 21:57
The Chet Chat is back! Join us for the latest episode of our popular security podcast.