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News, opinion, advice and research on computer security threats from Sophos
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Firefox out-of-band update to 100.0.1 – just in time for Pwn2Own?

15 Květen, 2022 - 23:53
A new point-release of Firefox. Not unusual, but the timing of this one is interesting, with Pwn2Own coming up in a few days.

He sold cracked passwords for a living – now he’s serving 4 years in prison

13 Květen, 2022 - 20:31
Crooks don't need a password for every user on your network to break in and wreak havoc. One could be enough...

S3 Ep82: Bugs, bugs, bugs (and Colonial Pipeline again) [Podcast]

12 Květen, 2022 - 22:46
Latest episode - lots to learn - plain English - fun with a serious side - listen now!

Serious Security: Learning from curl’s latest bug update

12 Květen, 2022 - 20:08
Learn how to write plain-speaking and purposeful security advisories from one of the most widely-used open source tools in the world.

Colonial Pipeline facing $1,000,000 fine for poor recovery plans

10 Květen, 2022 - 20:59
How good is your cybersecurity? Are you making the same mistakes as lots of other people? Here's some real-life advice...

RubyGems supply chain rip-and-replace bug fixed – check your logs!

9 Květen, 2022 - 20:41
Imagine if you could assume the identity of, say, Franklin Delano Roosevelt simply by showing up and calling yourself "Frank".

You didn’t leave enough space between ROSE and AND, and AND and CROWN

6 Květen, 2022 - 20:59
What weird Google Docs bug connects the words THEREFORE, AND, SECONDLY, WHY, BUT and BESIDES?

World Password Day – the 1960s just called and gave you your passwords back

5 Květen, 2022 - 20:21
Yes, passwords are going away. No, it won't happen tomorrow. So it's still worth knowing the basics of picking proper passwords.

Android monthly updates are out – critical bugs found in critical places!

4 Květen, 2022 - 20:54
Android May 2022 updates are out - with some critical fixes in some critical places. Learn more...

Firefox hits 100*, fixes bugs… but no new zero-days this month

3 Květen, 2022 - 20:42
Despite concerns that some websites might break when Chromium and then Firefox reached version 100, the web still seems to be intact.

GitHub issues final report on supply-chain source code intrusions

29 Duben, 2022 - 20:15
Learn how to find out which apps you've given access rights to, and how to revoke those rights immediately in an emergency.

Ransomware Survey 2022 – like the Curate’s Egg, “good in parts”

27 Duben, 2022 - 20:22
You might not like the headline statistics in this year's ransomware report... but that makes it even more important to take a look!

Phishing goes KISS: Don’t let plain and simple messages catch you out!

25 Duben, 2022 - 20:58
Sometimes we receive phishing tricks that we grudgingly have to admit are better than average, just because they're uncomplicated.

QNAP warns of new bugs in its Network Attached Storage devices

22 Duben, 2022 - 20:15
Here's what you need to know - plus some sensible advice for all the devices on your home or small biz network!

S3 Ep79: Chrome hole, a bad place for a cybersecurity holiday, and crypto-dodginess [Podcast]

21 Duben, 2022 - 20:41
Do you know your Adam Osborne from your John Osbourne? Your Z80 from your 6502? Latest episode - listen now!

Critical cryptographic Java security blunder patched – update now!

20 Duben, 2022 - 20:43
Either know the private key and use it scrupulously in your digital signature calculation.... or just send a bunch of zeros instead.

Beanstalk cryptocurrency heist: scammer votes himself all the money

19 Duben, 2022 - 20:00
Voting safeguards based on commuity collateral don't work if one person can use a momentary loan to "become" 75% of the community.