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Zero-Day Flash Exploit Targeting Middle East

7 Červen, 2018 - 22:05
Adobe patched the Flash Player vulnerability (CVE-2018-5002) earlier on Thursday.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

GDPR: A Compliance Quagmire, for Now

7 Červen, 2018 - 21:51
Experts say the devil is in the details when it comes to complying with the swath of new privacy and cybersecurity laws enforced by the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Targeted Spy Campaign Hits Russian Service Centers

7 Červen, 2018 - 21:43
The payload is a commercial version of the Imminent Monitor tool, which is marketed as legitimate software.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Shipping Industry Cybersecurity: A Shipwreck Waiting to Happen

7 Červen, 2018 - 20:46
Pen Test Partners demonstrates how to send vessels off-course or even onto a path to collision -- fairly easily.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Operation Prowli Profits On Weak IoT Devices, Servers

7 Červen, 2018 - 19:06
A new malicious campaign has compromised more than 40,000 machines globally to monetize via traffic hijacking and cryptomining.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

CloudPets May Be Out of Business, But Security Concerns Remain

7 Červen, 2018 - 17:48
Amazon, Target and Walmart have pulled the bears from their online markets; but it's the installed base of the connected cuddlies that should be of greater concern.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Baby Cam Creeper Actively Watched New Mom

7 Červen, 2018 - 17:35
It's the latest example of the hackability of off-the-shelf IoT devices - even when default passwords are changed.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Adobe Patches Critical Flash Player Bug With Active Exploit

7 Červen, 2018 - 15:14
A critical Adobe flaw is being exploited in targeted attacks against Windows users.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

PageUp Malware Scare Sheds Light On Third-Party Risks

6 Červen, 2018 - 23:26
The incident is another reminder that third-party software and services are an easy way for attackers to steal sensitive data.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

VPNFilter Malware Impact Larger Than Previously Thought

6 Červen, 2018 - 23:21
Researchers said they now believe the malware has infected twice the number of router brands than previously stated and that the malware packs a much deadlier punch.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Zip Slip Flaw Affects Thousands of Open-Source Projects

6 Červen, 2018 - 22:58
An exploit allows attackers to remotely overwrite archive files with their own content, and from there pivot to achieving remote command execution on the machine.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Auth0 Glitch Allows Attackers to Launch Phishing Attacks

6 Červen, 2018 - 16:45
A glitch in Auth0 could allow attackers to spoof a legitimate website and collect sensitive information from visitors.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

World Cup, Vacation Scams Lead in Phishing Trips this Summer

6 Červen, 2018 - 14:18
Scammers recently targeted Booking.com customers via WhatsApp messages and texts asking them for full payment for holidays.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

DNA Testing Service MyHeritage Leaks User Data of 92 Million Customers

5 Červen, 2018 - 23:12
An unspecified "private" server was found with the account data of users who signed up for the service, in the largest breach since Equifax last year.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

WARDroid Uncovers Mobile Threats to Millions of Users Worldwide

5 Červen, 2018 - 22:38
An analysis of 10,000 mobile apps has found that a significant portion of them are open to web API hijacking – thanks to inconsistencies between app and server logic in web APIs.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Drupalgeddon 2.0 Still Haunting 115K+ Sites

5 Červen, 2018 - 20:24
More than 115,000 sites are still vulnerable to a highly critical Drupal bug - even though a patch was released three months ago.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Google Patches 11 Critical Android Bugs in June Update

5 Červen, 2018 - 19:30
Remote code execution vulnerabilities dominate this month’s critical Android patches.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Social Media Privacy Dominates Apple iOS 12, macOS Launches

5 Červen, 2018 - 16:23
Social media data privacy controls were the top security topic at Apple's WWDC on Monday.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Federal Agencies Face an Uphill Battle in Cyber-Preparedness

4 Červen, 2018 - 23:09
In the wake of the elimination of the federal cybersecurity czar position, it turns out that three-quarters of agencies are unprepared for an attack.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Cloudflare Gets Transparent on DNS Resolver Outage

4 Červen, 2018 - 21:17
It’s a cautionary tale for those coding the complex algorithms that go into automated mitigation.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security