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Engineering Firm Leaks Sensitive Data on Dell, SBC and Oracle

8 Srpen, 2017 - 20:08
Power Quality Engineering publicly exposed sensitive electrical infrastructure data on the public internet tied to Dell Technologies, SBC, Freescale, Oracle, Texas Instruments and the City of Austin.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Flash Player Marches Toward End, Patches Two Code Execution Bugs in Latest Update

8 Srpen, 2017 - 19:40
Adobe today pushed out its first Flash Player update since announcing it would end-of-life the software in 2020.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Google Patches 10 Critical Bugs in August Android Security Bulletin

8 Srpen, 2017 - 14:12
Google's August Android Security Bulletin featured patches for nearly a dozen remote code execution bugs impacting Google's Pixel and Nexus handsets.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Marcus Hutchins’ Only Certainty is Uncertainty

7 Srpen, 2017 - 22:45
WannaCry hero Marcus Hutchins pleaded not guilty last week could be freed today on $30,000 bond before the case moves to Wisconsin.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Lawsuit Alleges Disney Illegally Tracks Children Via Apps

7 Srpen, 2017 - 20:52
Following a class action lawsuit, Disney is fighting allegations this week that its apps fail to safeguard children’s personal information.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Tech Support Scammers Cast a Wider Net

7 Srpen, 2017 - 19:32
Microsoft is warning of a wave of phishing campaigns pushing tech support scams via malicious links to phony Amazon, Alibaba and LinkedIn web pages.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Attackers Use Typo-Squatting To Steal npm Credentials

4 Srpen, 2017 - 23:24
Criminals used a typo-squatting technique and uploaded rogue JavaScript libraries to a popular code repository npm.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Exploits Available for Siemens Molecular Imaging Vulnerabilities

4 Srpen, 2017 - 20:24
ICS-CERT published advisories this week warning users of Siemens molecular imaging products of publicly exploits for Windows 7 versions of those devices.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Tor Developer Busts Myths, Announces New Features

4 Srpen, 2017 - 18:20
Tor cofounder Roger Dingledine sets the record straight at DEF CON on popular myths, and at the same time teases upcoming features.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Threatpost News Wrap, August 4, 2017

4 Srpen, 2017 - 18:00
The news of the week is discussed, including how Marcus Hutchins, aka MalwareTech was arrested in Las Vegas, Alex Stamos' Black Hat keynote, and this week's proposed IoT legislation.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Cisco Fixes DoS, Authentication Bypass Vulnerabilities, OSPF Bug

3 Srpen, 2017 - 22:30
Cisco fixed two high severity vulnerabilities in two products this week that could have let an attacker trigger a denial of service condition or bypass local authentication.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

WannaCry Hero Arrested, One of Two Charged with Distribution of Kronos Malware

3 Srpen, 2017 - 21:57
Marcus Hutchins, aka MalwareTech the WannaCry hero, was arrested and charged with another unnamed individual with creating and distributing the Kronos banking malware.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

WannaCry Bitcoin Withdrawn; ‘Killswitch’ Researcher Detained in Nevada

3 Srpen, 2017 - 20:04
The WannaCry story has new life with the attacks having withdrawn the Bitcoin collected as ransom during the attacks, and with the detainment of killswitch researcher Marcus Hutchins in Nevada.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Two Popular IP Cameras Riddled With Vulnerabilities

3 Srpen, 2017 - 13:00
Two IP cameras sold by Loftek and VStartcam are leaving over 1.3 million users open to 21 vulnerabilities that range from a lack of HTTPS encryption to bugs that open users up to cross-site request forgery attacks.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

IBM Patches Reflected XSS in Worklight, MobileFirst

2 Srpen, 2017 - 21:11
IBM fixed a cross-site scripting vulnerability in its Worklight and MobileFirst products that could have let an attacker steal sensitive information.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Will The Real Security Community Please Stand Up

2 Srpen, 2017 - 18:21
Black Hat may be the benchmark signaling the end of security nihilism and snark, and a re-prioritization of energy toward the greater good.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Legislation Proposed to Secure Connected IoT Devices

1 Srpen, 2017 - 21:39
Internet of Things Cybersecurity Improvement Act would mandate stringent security for connected devices sold to the federal government.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Amazon Halts Sale of Android Blu Phone Amid Spyware Concerns

1 Srpen, 2017 - 18:39
Amazon said it will halt sale of popular low-cost Android phones made by Blu Products because of reports software on the phone is collecting and sharing user data without owner consent.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Breach at Third Party Contractor Affects 18,000 Anthem Members

1 Srpen, 2017 - 18:28
Anthem last week began notifying 18,000 members affected by a data breach unrelated to 2015's.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Pharmaceutical Giant Still Feeling NotPetya’s Sting

1 Srpen, 2017 - 16:14
Pharmaceutical kingpin Merck reported that operational disruptions continue more than a month after the NotPetya wiper malware attacks.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security