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Fortnite Fraudsters Infest the Web with Fake Apps, Scams

22 Červen, 2018 - 22:44
Malefactors have doubled down on duping Fortnite enthusiasts, releasing YouTube videos with links to scam versions of the game. And that's not all.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Malicious App Infects 60,000 Android Devices – But Still Saves Their Batteries

22 Červen, 2018 - 21:09
A battery-saving app enables attackers to snatch text messages and read sensitive log data - but it also holds true to its advertising.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Supreme Court Bolsters Mobile-Phone Privacy Rights

22 Červen, 2018 - 19:40
Supreme Court decision requires law enforcement to obtain a warrant to gain access to cellphone records for tracking citizens.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

DDoS-Happy ‘Bitcoin Baron’ Sentenced to Almost 2 Years in Jail

22 Červen, 2018 - 19:13
Far from being a simple hacktivist filled with an impulse for social justice, a different picture emerges when his activity is collated together.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Roku TV, Sonos Speaker Devices Open to Takeover

22 Červen, 2018 - 17:35
The Roku streaming video device and the Sonos Wi-Fi speakers suffer from the same DNS rebinding flaw reported in Google Home and Chromecast devices earlier this week.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Sneaky Web Tracking Technique Under Heavy Scrutiny by GDPR

21 Červen, 2018 - 22:47
Don’t expect tracking methods such as browser fingerprinting to disappear anytime soon, even with GDPR, warns the EFF.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Financial Services Sector Rife with Hidden Tunnels

21 Červen, 2018 - 20:36
Attackers use the approach to look like legitimate traffic and hide data exfiltration in plain sight.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

New Phishing Scam Reels in Netflix Users to TLS-Certified Sites

20 Červen, 2018 - 21:43
Researchers are warning of a new Netflix phishing scam that leads to sites with valid TLS certificates.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Mylobot Botnet Emerges with Rare Level of Complexity

20 Červen, 2018 - 19:12
A new botnet from the Dark Web displays a never-before-seen level of complexity in terms of the sheer breadth of its various tools.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

APT15 Pokes Its Head Out With Upgraded MirageFox RAT

19 Červen, 2018 - 23:58
This is the first evidence of the China-linked threat actor's activity since hacked the U.K. government and military in 2017 (which wasn't made public until 2018).
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

When It Comes To IoT Security, Liability Is Muddled

19 Červen, 2018 - 23:05
The onus behind IoT security has become so muddled that no one knows who to point fingers at.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Olympic Destroyer Returns to Target Biochemical Labs

19 Červen, 2018 - 21:29
The threat actors appear to be in a reconnaissance phase, which could be a prelude to a larger cyber-sabotage attack meant to destroy and paralyze infrastructure.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

“Unbreakable” Smart Lock Tapplock Issues Critical Security Patch

18 Červen, 2018 - 22:57
Researchers were able to discover a way to hack the device in less than an hour.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Google Home, Chromecast Leak Location Information

18 Červen, 2018 - 22:38
The devices don’t require authentication for connections received on a local network; and, HTTP is used to configure or control embedded devices.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

macOS QuickLook Feature Leaks Data Despite Encrypted Drive

18 Červen, 2018 - 19:57
Researchers demonstrate how an encrypted macOS hard drive can still leak unprotected data via the operating system’s Finder and QuickLook feature.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

22K Open, Vulnerable Containers Found Exposed on the Net

18 Červen, 2018 - 18:19
Attackers can remotely access the infrastructure to install, remove or encrypt any application that the affected companies are running in the cloud.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Axis Cameras Riddled With Vulnerabilities Enabling “Full Control”

18 Červen, 2018 - 15:00
The IP cameras have a slew of bugs allowing bad actors to control them, add them to a botnet, or render them useless.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Vermont Librarian Wins Small-Claims Suit Against Equifax

15 Červen, 2018 - 23:45
In a David-and-Goliath moment, the 49-year-old librarian has won satisfaction in the wake of its head-spinningly massive 2017 data breach.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

WannaCry Kill Switch Hero Faces New Charges, But Code Evals Say Little

15 Červen, 2018 - 21:26
The Feds say Marcus Hutchins is behind both the UPAS Kit backdoor and the Kronos banking trojan.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

New Banking Trojan Can Launch Overlay Attacks on Latest Android Versions

15 Červen, 2018 - 21:14
While other malware families have been searching for new overlay techniques for Android 7 and 8, MysteryBot appears to have found a solution.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security