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Barnes & Noble Hack: A Reading List for Phishers and Crooks

15 Říjen, 2020 - 14:55
Customers' lists of book purchases along with email addresses and more could have been exposed during a (ransomware?) attack -- and that's a problem.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Carnival Corp. Ransomware Attack Affects Three Cruise Lines

15 Říjen, 2020 - 13:08
Hackers accessed personal information of guests, employees and crew for Carnival Cruise, Holland America and Seabourn as well as casino operations.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Travelex, Other Orgs Face DDoS Threats as Extortion Campaign Rages On

14 Říjen, 2020 - 21:40
Organizations worldwide – including Travelex – have been sent letters threatening to launch DDoS attacks on their network unless a $230K ransom is paid.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

BEC Attacks: Nigeria No Longer the Epicenter as Losses Top $26B

14 Říjen, 2020 - 21:27
BEC fraudsters now have bases of operation across at least 39 counties and are responsible for $26 billion in losses annually -- and growing.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Critical SonicWall VPN Portal Bug Allows DoS, Worming RCE

14 Říjen, 2020 - 19:43
The CVE-2020-5135 stack-based buffer overflow security vulnerability is trivial to exploit, without logging in.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Silent Librarian Goes Back to School with Global Research-Stealing Effort

14 Říjen, 2020 - 17:52
The Iranian hacker group is targeting universities in 12 countries.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

FIN11 Cybercrime Gang Shifts Tactics to Double-Extortion Ransomware

14 Říjen, 2020 - 16:46
The Clop ransomware has become a tool of choice for the financially motivated group.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Intel Adds Memory Encryption, Firmware Security to Ice Lake Chips

14 Říjen, 2020 - 16:45
Intel's addition of memory encryption to its upcoming 3rd generation Xeon Scalable processors matches AMD's Secure Memory Encryption (SME) feature.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Google, Intel Warn on ‘Zero-Click’ Kernel Bug in Linux-Based IoT Devices

14 Říjen, 2020 - 14:37
Intel and Google are urging users to update the Linux kernel to version 5.9 or later.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Cybercriminals Steal Nearly 1TB of Data from Miami-Based International Tech Firm

14 Říjen, 2020 - 14:26
Databases of sensitive, financial and personally identifiable info and documents from Intcomex were leaked on Russian-language hacker forum after a ransomware attack.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

October Patch Tuesday: Microsoft Patches Critical, Wormable RCE Bug

13 Říjen, 2020 - 21:44
There were 11 critical bugs and six that were unpatched but publicly known in this month's regularly scheduled Microsoft updates.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Lemon Duck Cryptocurrency-Mining Botnet Activity Spikes

13 Říjen, 2020 - 21:41
Researchers warn of a spike in the cryptocurrency-mining botnet since August 2020.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Software AG Data Released After Clop Ransomware Strike – Report

13 Říjen, 2020 - 19:57
The Clop group attacked Software AG, a German conglomerate with operations in more than 70 countries, threatening to dump stolen data if the whopping $23 million ransom isn’t paid.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Critical Flash Player Flaw Opens Adobe Users to RCE

13 Říjen, 2020 - 18:46
The flaw stems from a NULL Pointer Dereference error and plagues the Windows, macOS, Linux and ChromeOS versions of Adobe Flash Player.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Election Systems Under Attack via Microsoft Zerologon Exploits

13 Říjen, 2020 - 17:39
Cybercriminals are chaining Microsoft's Zerologon flaw with other exploits in order to infiltrate government systems, putting election systems at risk, a new CISA and FBI advisory warns.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Authentication Bug Opens Android Smart-TV Box to Data Theft

13 Říjen, 2020 - 17:36
The streaming box allows arbitrary code execution as root, paving the way to pilfering social-media tokens, passwords, messaging history and more.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

TrickBot Takedown Disrupts Major Crimeware Apparatus

13 Říjen, 2020 - 15:45
Microsoft and partners went after the botnet using a copyright infringement tactic and hunting down C2 servers.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Office 365: A Favorite for Cyberattack Persistence

13 Říjen, 2020 - 14:20
Bad actors are leveraging legitimate services and tools within Microsoft's productivity suite to launch cyberattacks on COVID-19 stay-at-home workers, new research finds.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Ransomware Attackers Buy Network Access in Cyberattack Shortcut

12 Říjen, 2020 - 14:00
Network access to various industries is being offered in underground forums at as little as $300 a pop - and researchers warn that ransomware groups like Maze and NetWalker could be buying in.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Fitbit Spyware Steals Personal Data via Watch Face

9 Říjen, 2020 - 19:58
Immersive Labs Researcher takes advantage of lax Fitbit privacy controls to build a malicious spyware watch face.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security