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Making Sense of the Security Sensor Landscape

4 Prosinec, 2020 - 22:33
Chris Calvert of Respond Software (now part of FireEye) outlines the challenges that reduce the efficacy of network security sensors.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

High-Severity Chrome Bugs Allow Browser Hacks

4 Prosinec, 2020 - 21:40
Desktop versions of the browser received a total of eight fixes, half rated high-severity.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Novel Online Shopping Malware Hides in Social-Media Buttons

4 Prosinec, 2020 - 20:23
The skimmer steals credit-card data, using steganography to hide in plain sight in seemingly benign images.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

VMware Rolls a Fix for Formerly Critical Zero-Day Bug

4 Prosinec, 2020 - 16:31
VMware has issued a full patch and revised the severity level of the NSA-reported vulnerability to "important."
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Vancouver Metro Disrupted by Egregor Ransomware

4 Prosinec, 2020 - 15:25
The attack, which prevented Translink users from using their metro cards or buying tickets at kiosks, is the second from the prolific threat group just this week.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Kmart, Latest Victim of Egregor Ransomware – Report

3 Prosinec, 2020 - 23:04
The struggling retailer's back-end services have been impacted, according to a report, just in time for the holidays.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

TrickBot Returns with a Vengeance, Sporting Rare Bootkit Functions

3 Prosinec, 2020 - 19:58
A new "TrickBoot" module scans for vulnerable firmware and has the ability to read, write and erase it on devices.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

DeathStalker APT Spices Things Up with PowerPepper Malware

3 Prosinec, 2020 - 18:20
A raft of obfuscation techniques turn the heat up for the hacking-for-hire operation.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Reverse Engineering Tools: Evaluating the True Cost

3 Prosinec, 2020 - 18:00
Breaking down the true cost of software tools in the context of reverse engineering and debugging may not be as clear-cut as it appears.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Cyberattacks Target COVID-19 Vaccine ‘Cold-Chain’ Orgs

3 Prosinec, 2020 - 16:47
Cybercriminals try to steal the credentials of top companies associated with the COVID-19 vaccine supply chain in an espionage effort.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

As Modern Mobile Enables Remote Work, It Also Demands Security

3 Prosinec, 2020 - 16:18
Lookout's Hank Schless discusses accelerated threats to mobile endpoints in the age of COVID-19-sparked remote working.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Clop Gang Gallops Off with 2M Credit Cards from E-Land

3 Prosinec, 2020 - 15:27
The ransomware group pilfered payment-card data and credentials for over a year, before ending with an attack last month that shut down many of the South Korean retailer’s stores.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Code42 Incydr Series: Honing in on High-Risk Users with Code42 Incydr

3 Prosinec, 2020 - 15:00
Incydr lets you monitor your high-risk users without impeding their ongoing work.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Google Play Apps Remain Vulnerable to High-Severity Flaw

3 Prosinec, 2020 - 12:00
Patches for a flaw (CVE-2020-8913) in the Google Play Core Library have not been implemented by several popular Google Play apps, including Edge.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Spotify Wrapped 2020 Rollout Marred by Pop Star Hacks

2 Prosinec, 2020 - 22:38
Spotify pages for Dua Lipa, Lana Del Rey, Future and others were defaced by an attacker pledging his love for Taylor Swift and Trump.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Think-Tanks Under Attack by Foreign APTs, CISA Warns

2 Prosinec, 2020 - 22:21
The feds have seen ongoing cyberattacks on think-tanks (bent on espionage, malware delivery and more), using phishing and VPN exploits as primary attack vectors.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Xerox DocuShare Bugs Allow Data Leaks

2 Prosinec, 2020 - 21:17
CISA warns the leading enterprise document management platform is open to attack and urges companies to apply fixes.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Turla’s ‘Crutch’ Backdoor Leverages Dropbox in Espionage Attacks

2 Prosinec, 2020 - 19:06
In a recent cyberattack against an E.U. country's Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Crutch backdoor leveraged Dropbox to exfiltrate sensitive documents.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Healthcare 2021: Cyberattacks to Center on COVID-19 Spying, Patient Data

2 Prosinec, 2020 - 18:09
The post-COVID-19 surge in the criticality level of medical infrastructure, coupled with across-the-board digitalization, will be big drivers for medical-sector cyberattacks next year.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Microsoft Revamps ‘Invasive’ M365 Feature After Privacy Backlash

2 Prosinec, 2020 - 16:44
The Microsoft 365 tool that tracked employee usage of applications like Outlook, Skype and Teams was widely condemned by privacy experts.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security