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New scam accuses you of child abuse, offers to remove evidence

Sophos Naked Security - 19 Březen, 2019 - 19:06
This scam is both intimidating and disturbing - the crooks are presenting themselves as corrupt CIA officials who will take a bribe.

Researcher Says NSA’s Ghidra Tool Can Be Used for RCE - 19 Březen, 2019 - 16:26
Researchers have released a proof-of-concept showing how a XXE vulnerability can be exploited to attack Ghidra project users.
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Sorry, Linux. We know you want to be popular, but cyber-crooks are all about Microsoft for now

The Register - Anti-Virus - 19 Březen, 2019 - 16:12
Oh, and Flash! Arrrrrggghhh

Eight out of the ten most exploited vulnerabilities tracked by threat intelligence biz Recorded Future in 2018 targeted Microsoft products – though number two on its list was, surprise surprise, a Flash flaw.…

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Norsk Hydro Calls Ransomware Attack ‘Severe’ - 19 Březen, 2019 - 15:53
When asked if the company plans to pay the ransom, its CFO said its main strategy is to use the backup data stored in the system.
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Microsoft won’t patch Windows registry warning problem

Sophos Naked Security - 19 Březen, 2019 - 15:52
A security researcher has found a way to tinker with Windows’ core settings while persuading users to accept the changes.

Gargantuan Gnosticplayers breach swells to 863 million records

Sophos Naked Security - 19 Březen, 2019 - 15:40
Another 26m records stolen from another six online companies brings this hacker's total number of records to 863m from 38 websites.

ThreatList: DDoS Attack Sizes Drop 85 Percent Post FBI Crackdown - 19 Březen, 2019 - 13:00
The FBI's crackdown on 15 DDoS-for-hire sites appears to have had an impact on DDoS attacks, the average size for which dropped 85 percent in the fourth quarter of 2018, a new report found.
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Court: Embarrassing leaks of internal Facebook emails are fishy

Sophos Naked Security - 19 Březen, 2019 - 12:50
The leaks point to a plot, a Calif. court said, ordering pikini app maker Six4Three to hand over its lawyers' chats with the ICO.

Epic in hot water over Steam-scraping code

Sophos Naked Security - 19 Březen, 2019 - 12:39
Players noticed that Epic Games was gathering and storing data from Steam accounts without their permission.

MySpace loses 50 million songs in server migration

Sophos Naked Security - 19 Březen, 2019 - 12:26
Everything uploaded prior to 2015 is gone for good, the cobwebby social network finally admitted.

Child-friendly search engines: How safe is Kiddle?

Sophos Naked Security - 19 Březen, 2019 - 11:35
Kiddle and Kidrex are meant to deliver age-appropriate search results, filtering out internet nastiness. But how do they really stack up?

PuTTY in your hands: SSH client gets patched after RSA key exchange memory vuln spotted

The Register - Anti-Virus - 19 Březen, 2019 - 10:10
Bunch of bugs stomped with version 0.71

Venerable SSH client PuTTY has received a pile of security patches, with its lead maintainer admitting to the The Register that one fixed a "'game over' level vulnerability".…

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Bandersnatch to gander snatched: Black Mirror choices can be snooped on, thanks to privacy-leaking Netflix streams

The Register - Anti-Virus - 19 Březen, 2019 - 07:47
Interactive entertainment tells on itself despite encryption

Boffins have found a side channel to observe the choices netizens make when viewing interactive streaming videos.…

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Bad cup of Java leaves nasty taste in IBM Watson's 'AI' mouth: Five security bugs to splat in analytics gear

The Register - Anti-Virus - 18 Březen, 2019 - 21:08
Worst brew than that time El Reg went on a road trip and stopped at a Denny's

IBM has issued a security alert over five vulnerabilities in its golden boy Watson analytics system.…

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Fourth Major Credential Spill in a Month Hits DreamMarket - 18 Březen, 2019 - 18:29
Gnosticplayers has released about 26 million records from what he said are breaches of six new companies.
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Mirai Variant Goes After Enterprise Systems - 18 Březen, 2019 - 17:44
The newest Mirai variant is targeting WePresent WiPG-1000 Wireless Presentation systems and LG Supersign TVs used by enterprises.
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Google Gives Users More Choice with Location-Tracking Apps - 18 Březen, 2019 - 17:41
Developers will have a new option to for Android apps to track location only when in use.
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This headline is proudly brought to you by wired keyboards: Wireless Fujitsu model hacked

The Register - Anti-Virus - 18 Březen, 2019 - 17:39
If you have an LX901, you are at risk of mild embuggerance

Updated  A German security researcher has revealed that one model of Fujitsu wireless keyboard will accept unauthenticated input, despite the presence of AES-128 encryption.…

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Home DNA kit company now lets users opt out of FBI data sharing

Sophos Naked Security - 18 Březen, 2019 - 17:20
FamilyTreeDNA has disclosed that it's opened up DNA profiles to the FBI to help find suspects of violent crime.

Privacy Regulations Needed for Next-Gen Cars - 18 Březen, 2019 - 16:46
With wide deployment expected in the next decade, the driverless automobile landscape looks fraught – from road safety to data protection.
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