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Leaving your admin interface's TLS cert and private key in your router firmware in 2020? Just Netgear things

The Register - Anti-Virus - 28 min 47 sek zpět
Finding sparks debate over bug disclosure – and how do you secure a local gateway's web control panel

Netgear left in its router firmware key ingredients needed to intercept and tamper with secure connections to its equipment's web-based admin interfaces.…

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As miscreants prey on thousands of vulnerable boxes, Citrix finally emits patches to fill in hijacking holes in Gateway and ADC

The Register - Anti-Virus - 4 hodiny 12 min zpět
SD-WAN WANOP will have to wait a few days, though

Citrix has rushed out official fixes for the well-publicised vuln in some of its server products after miscreants were seen deploying their own custom patches that left a backdoor open for later exploitation.…

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Ubisoft sues handful of gamers for DDoSing <i>Rainbow Six: Siege</i>

The Register - Anti-Virus - 5 hodin 28 min zpět
Two Germans, a Nigerian, and a Dutchman walk into a bar. What happens next? A lawsuit, of course

Game developer Ubisoft has lodged a claim against the owners of a website that allegedly sells DDoS attacks against the servers of its best-selling game, Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Siege (R6S).…

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LastPass stores passwords so securely, not even its users can access them

The Register - Anti-Virus - 8 hodin 27 min zpět
Login management service sulks in days-long TITSUP* for some

Updated  Password manager LastPass appears to have had a big night out on Friday, to the point where the service needed a lengthy lie down over the weekend. In fact, for some users it is still horizontal.…

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FBI seizes credentials-for-sale site

Sophos Naked Security - 9 hodin 1 min zpět
The FBI has seized the domain for, a site that sold breached data records, after a multinational effort by law enforcement.

FBI to inform election officials about hacking attempts

Sophos Naked Security - 9 hodin 54 min zpět
The FBI has announced that it will tell local election officials when hackers try to infiltrate their systems.

Teen entered ‘dark rabbit hole of suicidal content’ online

Sophos Naked Security - 10 hodin 3 min zpět
Molly Russell's grieving father has backed a psychiatrists' report, saying that tech companies must be forced to hand over anonymized data.

Hospital hacker spared prison after plod find almost 9,000 cardiac images at his home

The Register - Anti-Virus - 10 hodin 1 min zpět
NHS working with cops and ICO to determine if patients must be told

A Stoke-on-Trent hospital administrator has avoided prison after hacking his NHS trust and helping himself to almost 9,000 heart scan images.…

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Facebook and Instagram ban alleged ‘brainwashing’ service

Sophos Naked Security - 10 hodin 55 min zpět
The Spinner personalises “subconscious influencing” for a specific target.

New paper: Behind the scenes of GandCrab's operation

Virus Bulletin News - 10 hodin 57 min zpět
The GandCrab ransomware regularly updated itself to newer versions to stay ahead of decryptors released by security researchers, and regularly included taunts, jokes and references to security organizations in its code. In a new paper, the AhnLab Security Analysis Team reveal the full details of the battle that went on between GandCrab and AhnLab.

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Monday review – the hot 27 stories of the week

Sophos Naked Security - 11 hodin 36 min zpět
From nasty snakes to rickrolling the NSA, get up to date with everything we've written in the last seven days - it's weekly roundup time.

To catch a thief, go to Google with a geofence warrant – and it will give you all the details

The Register - Anti-Virus - 18 Leden, 2020 - 15:06
Investigators ask Chocolate Factory to help them connect the geographic dots

At 1030 on April 27, 2019, four unidentified individuals attempted to rob a Brinks armored truck parked outside of Michaels, an art supply and home decor store at the Point Loomis Shopping Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. To find out who they are, local authorities plan to ask Google.…

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It's Friday, the weekend has landed... and Microsoft warns of an Internet Explorer zero day exploited in the wild

The Register - Anti-Virus - 18 Leden, 2020 - 02:17
Plus, WeLeakInfo? Not anymore!

Roundup  Welcome to another Reg roundup of security news.…

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New JhoneRAT Malware Targets Middle East - 17 Leden, 2020 - 23:01
Researchers say that JhoneRAT has various anti-detection techniques - including making use of Google Drive, Google Forms and Twitter.
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Feds Cut Off Access to Billions of Breached Records with Site Takedown - 17 Leden, 2020 - 22:46
The WeLeakInfo "data breach notification" domain is no more.
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Mobile Carrier Customer Service Ushers in SIM-Swap Fraud - 17 Leden, 2020 - 22:03
Weak challenge questions by customer service reps make it easy for fraudsters to hijack a phone line and bypass 2FA to breach accounts.
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'Friendly' hackers are seemingly fixing the Citrix server hole – and leaving a nasty present behind

The Register - Anti-Virus - 17 Leden, 2020 - 20:49
Congratulations, you've won a secret backdoor

Hackers exploiting the high-profile Citrix CVE-2019-19781 flaw to compromise VPN gateways are now patching the servers to keep others out.…

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Threatpost Poll: Are Published PoC Exploits a Good or Bad Idea? - 17 Leden, 2020 - 19:39
Are publicly released proof-of-concept exploits more helpful for system defenders -- or bad actors?
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News Wrap: PoC Exploits, Cable Haunt and Joker Malware - 17 Leden, 2020 - 19:03
Are publicly-released PoC exploits good or bad? Why is the Joker malware giving Google a headache? The Threatpost team discusses all this and more in this week's news wrap.
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5 tips to avoid spear-phishing attacks

Sophos Naked Security - 17 Leden, 2020 - 18:48
Our tips will help you boost your resistance to phishing, even when the crooks make a determined effort to reel you in.
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