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UK Slaps Facebook with $645K Fine Over Cambridge Analytica Scandal

25 Říjen, 2018 - 16:32
The amount is the max allowed under pre-GDPR regulation, but is barely a financial slap on the wrist for the social-media giant.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Pentagon Expands Bug-Bounty Program to Include Physical Systems

25 Říjen, 2018 - 16:27
The news comes shortly after the DoD was called out for having rampant bugs in its weapons systems.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Debunking AI’s Impact on the Cybersecurity Skills Gap

25 Říjen, 2018 - 16:13
There is no argument artificial intelligence will have an impact on the cybersecurity skills gap. The question is how.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Magecart Cybergang Targets 0days in Third-Party Magento Extensions

24 Říjen, 2018 - 21:17
Over two dozen third-party ecommerce plugins contain zero-day vulnerabilities being exploited in a recent Magecart campaign.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Windows ‘Deletebug’ Zero-Day Allows Privilege Escalation, Destruction

24 Říjen, 2018 - 21:04
The unpatched flaw allows an attacker to delete any kind of file on a victim machine, including system data.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

sLoad Banking Trojan Downloader Displays Sophisticated Recon and Targeting

24 Říjen, 2018 - 17:32
The sLoad downloader is an example of the stealthy, smart malware trend.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

ThreatList: Ransomware, EKs and Trojans lead the Way in Q3 Malware Trends

24 Říjen, 2018 - 17:18
After a two-quarter lull in the action, malware activity resurged in the third quarter of the year, especially on the business front.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

City Pays $2K in Ransomware, Stirs ‘Never Pay’ Debate

23 Říjen, 2018 - 21:54
Many municipalities hit with ransomware don't have much of a choice when it comes to paying up, experts say.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

StrongPity APT Changes Tactics to Stay Stealthy

23 Říjen, 2018 - 17:00
After being exposed, the APT made minor adjustments in their tactics to stay off the security radar.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

ThreatList: 3 Out of 4 Employees Pose a Security Risk to Businesses

23 Říjen, 2018 - 15:58
Finance-sector employees fared the worst in an awareness survey, with 85 percent showing some lack of cybersecurity and data privacy knowledge.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Adult Website Hack Exposes 1.2M ‘Wife Lover’ Fans

23 Říjen, 2018 - 15:48
A 40-year-old, easily cracked encryption method was used to protect the 98MB database of user information.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Thousands of Applications Vulnerable to RCE via jQuery File Upload

23 Říjen, 2018 - 13:31
The flaw has existed for eight years thanks to a security change in Apache.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

The Danger and Opportunity in 5G Connectivity and IoT

22 Říjen, 2018 - 16:52
The advent of 5G presents an opportunity for us to think the exploding number of IoT devices and how we securely connect to the digital world.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Obamacare Sign-Up Channel Breach Affects 75K Consumers

22 Říjen, 2018 - 16:41
A hack targeted the Direct Enrollment pathway, which allows insurance agents and brokers to help consumers sign up for Affordable Care Act coverage.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Critical Bug Impacts Live555 Media Streaming Libraries

22 Říjen, 2018 - 15:41
A critical streaming bug impacts Live Networks LIVE555 RTSPServer, but not the popular VLC and MPLayer client-side software.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Two Critical RCE Bugs Patched in Drupal 7 and 8

20 Říjen, 2018 - 18:09
Drupal's advisory also included three patches for "moderately critical" bugs.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

AWS FreeRTOS Bugs Allow Compromise of IoT Devices

19 Říjen, 2018 - 16:24
The bugs let hackers crash IoT devices, leak their information, and completely take them over.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Trivial Post-Intrusion Attack Exploits Windows RID

19 Říjen, 2018 - 15:22
Simple technique enables attackers to leverage Windows OS component to maintain stealth and persistence post system compromise.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security