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Jailhouse Tablets Allow Inmates to Steal Thousands of Dollars in Credits

VirusList.com - 30 Červenec, 2018 - 19:20
After inmates hacked tablets with security vulnerabilities, a CenturyLink spokesperson told Threatpost the "vulnerability issue has been resolved."
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DMARC Compliance Lacking in 28 Percent of .Gov Agencies

VirusList.com - 30 Červenec, 2018 - 19:14
Despite a looming deadline, over a quarter of federal agencies are still not using basic email security tools. `
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How hack on 10,000 WordPress sites was used to launch an epic malvertising campaign

The Register - Anti-Virus - 30 Červenec, 2018 - 17:03
Crooks exploited legit web ad ecosystem – researchers

Security researchers at Check Point have lifted the lid on the infrastructure and methods of an enormous "malvertising" and banking trojan campaign.…

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Prisoners exploit tablet vulnerability to steal nearly $225K

Sophos Naked Security - 30 Červenec, 2018 - 14:31
364 of them hacked the JPay tablets they use for email, music and games and transferred money into their own accounts.

Social media rumors lead to PepsiCo lawsuit

Sophos Naked Security - 30 Červenec, 2018 - 14:26
...so take down those 3,412 Facebook links, 20,244 Facebook posts, 242 YouTube videos, 6 Instagram links, and 562 tweets ... by court order.

Google bans Android miners from Play Store

Sophos Naked Security - 30 Červenec, 2018 - 13:57
Google has cracked down on apps that mine for cryptocurrency, banning them entirely from its official Google Play Store.

Monday review – the hot 27 stories of the week

Sophos Naked Security - 30 Červenec, 2018 - 11:19
From why your website is officially no longer secure and Whatsapp limiting messaging forward after lynchings to your guide to what sysadmins really mean, and more!

FBI boss: We went to the Moon, so why can't we have crypto backdoors? – and more this week

The Register - Anti-Virus - 28 Červenec, 2018 - 10:22
The good, the bad, and the ugly from infosec

Roundup  There has been a bumper crop of security news this week, including another shipping giant getting taken down by ransomware, Russian hackers apparently completely pwning US power grids and a sane request from Senator Wyden (D-OR) for the US government to dump Flash. But there has been other news bubbling under.…

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FELIXROOT Backdoor Resurfaces in Environmental Spam Campaign

VirusList.com - 27 Červenec, 2018 - 22:41
This backdoor can be used for espionage and for dropping additional malware.
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Security Glitch in IoT Camera Enabled Remote Monitoring

VirusList.com - 27 Červenec, 2018 - 21:14
After researchers found a security glitch that let them hack into an IoT camera, the manufacturer of the camera has fixed the issue.
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Newsmaker Interview: Theresa Payton on Russians and Election Meddling

VirusList.com - 27 Červenec, 2018 - 20:25
Threatpost sat down with Payton to discuss ongoing concerns around the security of the upcoming election cycle, where the weak links are and the Russian playbook.
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Font of pwnage: Crims poison well with crypto-jacking code, trickles into PDF editor app

The Register - Anti-Virus - 27 Červenec, 2018 - 18:20
Hackers clone supplier's cloud servers to push tainted MSI files

Crooks mounted a crypto-mining scam after hacking into a supplier of an unnamed PDF editor software vendor.…

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“Simple trick” floors home security camera, gives anyone access

Sophos Naked Security - 27 Červenec, 2018 - 16:55
Anybody with a common, free security tool could create a valid camera serial number and intercept somebody else’s stream, researchers discovered.

Your essential guide to what sysadmins really mean

Sophos Naked Security - 27 Červenec, 2018 - 16:54
You're a sysadmin and you're misunderstood, until now.

Google takes on Yubico with its own security key, Titan

Sophos Naked Security - 27 Červenec, 2018 - 16:53
Google has increased its efforts to protect online accounts by releasing its own hardware-based security key.

Help us bring a smile to a sysadmin’s dial…

Sophos Naked Security - 27 Červenec, 2018 - 15:59
There's a bit of poetry in everyone, so we're asking you to write an amusing limerick to celebrate #SysAdminDay... how hard can it be?

Threatpost News Wrap Podcast For July 27

VirusList.com - 27 Červenec, 2018 - 15:19
Threatpost editors Tom Spring and Lindsey O'Donnell talk about the week's biggest news.
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Our FREE #SysAdminDay gift means you need NEVER code in Python again!

Sophos Naked Security - 27 Červenec, 2018 - 14:23
It's 1337 times better than /dev/random, which means it will bring a smile to any sysadmin's face. (Warning: requires scissors.)

Nerves jangled by new ransomware attack on shipping giant

Sophos Naked Security - 27 Červenec, 2018 - 14:19
The US network of one of the world’s largest shipping companies, COSCO (China Ocean Shipping Company), has been hit by a disruptive ransomware attack.

Shock Land Rover Discovery: Sellers could meddle with connected cars if not unbound

The Register - Anti-Virus - 27 Červenec, 2018 - 14:05
Secondhand owners who didn't sell at JLR dealer can call us, says firm

Both data and the online controls on "connected cars" from Jaguar Land Rover remain available to previous owners, according to security experts and owners of the upmarket vehicles. The car maker has defended its privacy safeguards and security of its InControl tech.…

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