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FormBook Malware Targets US Defense Contractors, Aerospace and Manufacturing Sectors

9 Říjen, 2017 - 17:00
FormBook info-stealing malware has been part of two recent distribution campaigns and is being sold on the Dark Web for as little as $29 a week.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

NFL Players, Agents Targeted in Database Extortion Attempt

9 Říjen, 2017 - 15:00
Researchers uncover a misconfigured Elasticsearch database, exposing data tied to NFL players and their agents.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Security Industry Failing to Establish Trust

6 Říjen, 2017 - 19:25
During the Virus Bulletin closing keynote, Brian Honan urged the security industry to share more, victim-shame less and work harder to establish trust.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Emergency Apple Patch Fixes High Sierra Password Hint Leak

6 Říjen, 2017 - 11:42
Apple rushed out an emergency patch that fixed an bug in High Sierra that revealed APFS volume passwords via the password hint feature.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

US Top Law Enforcement Calls Strong Encryption a ‘Serious Problem’

6 Říjen, 2017 - 09:53
U.S. Deputy Attorney General and other top cyber policy makers warn the use of strong encryption hobbles law enforcement’s ability to protect the public and solve crimes and is a serious problem.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Latin American ATM Thieves Turning to Hacking

5 Říjen, 2017 - 18:11
Thieves in Latin American countries are turning to Eastern European hackers to build ATM malware from scratch, according to a Virus Bulletin talk by researchers at Kaspersky Lab.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Inside the CCleaner Backdoor Attack

5 Říjen, 2017 - 11:18
Two members of Avast's threat intelligence team shared new information about the CCleaner backdoor attack.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Attackers Redefining Objectives, Approaches

5 Říjen, 2017 - 08:57
The nature of cyberattacks is changing and increasingly leveraging social networks as they take aim at new targets.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Experts Have Sobering Message on Human Rights, Privacy for Security Pros

4 Říjen, 2017 - 19:26
Speakers at Virus Bulletin painted grim pictures of the threats to physical safety and civil liberties posed by commercial spyware and high-end surveillance software often sold to governments.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Costin Raiu and Juan Andres Guerrero-Saade on APT Fourth-Party Collection

4 Říjen, 2017 - 17:00
Costin Raiu and Juan Andres Guerrero-Saade talk to Mike Mimoso live from Virus Bulletin in Madrid about APTs leveraging one anothers' attacks and compromised machines as their own.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Cloudflare CTO Goes Inside the Cloudbleed Bug

4 Říjen, 2017 - 13:50
Cloudflare’s chief technology officer was frank and apologetic about February’s Cloudbleed bug during today's Virus Bulletin 2017 keynote.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

2013 Yahoo Breach Affected All 3 Billion Accounts

4 Říjen, 2017 - 08:57
Yahoo on Tuesday released an update to its 2013 breach, notifying users that all 3 billion accounts in existence at the time were compromised.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Five Critical Android Bugs Get Patched in October Update

3 Říjen, 2017 - 22:42
Android receives three remote code execution patches for vulnerabilities rated critical as Google launches a new Pixel/Nexus Security Bulletin.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Equifax Says 145.5M Affected by Breach, Ex-CEO Testifies

3 Říjen, 2017 - 21:27
The credit bureau Equifax said Monday the information of 145.5M Americans, was implicated in this summer's breach.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Google Warns of DoS and RCE Bugs in Dnsmasq

3 Říjen, 2017 - 19:16
A domain name system server implementation is at risk of remote code execution, information exposure and denial-of-service attacks after a seven vulnerability were disclosed by Google and patched by the maintainers of Dnsmasq.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Netgear Fixes 50 Vulnerabilities in Routers, Switches, NAS Devices

2 Říjen, 2017 - 21:13
Netgear patches over a dozen vulnerabilities impacting its routers, switches and NAS devices.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Judge: FBI Can Keep iPhone Crack and Price Secret

2 Říjen, 2017 - 19:43
The FBI can keep details around how much it paid and which company it hired to unlock a terrorist's iPhone 5C in 2016 secret, the court ruled over the weekend.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Gary McGraw on BSIMM8 and Software Security

2 Říjen, 2017 - 17:00
Software security pioneer Gary McGraw talks to Mike Mimoso about the latest iteration of the Building Security In Maturity Model (BSIMM) report.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Siemens Patches Improper Access Vulnerability in Ruggedcom Protocol

29 Září, 2017 - 17:50
Industrial manufacturer Siemens is encouraging users running devices that use its Ruggedcom protocol to apply firmware updates this week. The updates resolve a serious and remotely exploitable vulnerability that could let an attacker carry out administrative actions.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

ICANN Postpones Scheduled DNS Crypto Key Rollover

29 Září, 2017 - 17:00
ICANN, the overseer of the Internet’s namespace, announced this week that it was postponing a scheduled change to the cryptographic key that protects the Domain Name System.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security