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Google Analytics Emerges as a Phishing Tool

6 Listopad, 2019 - 15:00
Web analytics help phishers hone their attacks -- but website defenders can also use these tactics to better detect the scope of attacks and mitigate their effects.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Presentation Template: Build Your 2020 Security Plan

6 Listopad, 2019 - 15:00
The 2020 Security Plan PPT template helps security professionals engage their organization's decision-makers and gets their backing for critical security decisions.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Trump, Putin and Politics Name-Dropped to Peddle Malware

5 Listopad, 2019 - 17:00
Cybercriminals are leveraging political names and figures for social engineering as the elections loom.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Eye Clinic Breach Reveals Data of 20,000 Patients

5 Listopad, 2019 - 12:36
Incident that exposed emails to a PayPal scam once again highlights the persistent nature of third-party security risk.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Magecart Groups Attack Simultaneous Sites in Card-Theft Frenzy

4 Listopad, 2019 - 23:17
Stealing payment-card data and PII from e-commerce sites has become so lucrative that some are being targeted by multiple groups at the same time.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Alexa, Siri, Google Smart Speakers Hacked Via Laser Beam

4 Listopad, 2019 - 21:16
Smart voice assistants can be hijacked by attackers using lasers to send them remote, inaudible commands.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Wizard Spider Upgrades Ryuk Ransomware to Reach Deep into LANs

4 Listopad, 2019 - 18:30
Wake-on-LAN and ARP pinging have expanded Ryuk's reach into corporate LANs -- and its operators' monetization abilities.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Critical Remote Code Execution Flaw Found in Open Source rConfig Utility

4 Listopad, 2019 - 17:38
The network configuration management utility has two unpatched critical remote code execution vulnerabilities.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

BEC Scam Costs Media Giant Nikkei $29 Million

4 Listopad, 2019 - 16:34
In September, a Nikkei America employee transferred $29 million to BEC scammers who were purporting to be a Nikkei executive.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

BlueKeep Attacks Have Arrived, Are Initially Underwhelming

4 Listopad, 2019 - 12:24
The first attacks that exploit the zero-day Windows vulnerability install cryptominers and scan for targets rather than a worm with WannaCry potential.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Office for Mac Users Warned of Malicious SYLK Files

1 Listopad, 2019 - 22:59
Researchers warn XLM macros embedded in SYLK files can sidestep Microsoft Office for Mac protections.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Solar, Wind Power Utility Disrupted in Rare Cyberattack

1 Listopad, 2019 - 21:51
A simple attack on an unpatched server could have been catastrophic for the Utah-based utility.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

News Wrap: APTs, Office 365 Voicemail Phish and Bed Bath & Beyond Breach

1 Listopad, 2019 - 20:32
Threatpost editors discuss this week's biggest news - from a data breach of Bed Bath & Beyond, a tricky phishing attack and widespread APT activity. 
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Global Crime Ring Bilks U.S. Military Members, Vets Out of Millions

1 Listopad, 2019 - 18:14
An elaborate fraudster ring stole PII then allegedly used DoD and VA benefits portals to steal payments and funds from bank accounts.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Stubborn Malware Targets QNAP NAS Hardware Specifically

1 Listopad, 2019 - 18:10
QNAP Systems says there is no known way to remove the Qsnatch malware infecting its NAS devices besides a full factory reset.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Google Discloses Chrome Flaw Exploited in the Wild

1 Listopad, 2019 - 16:35
Google warns exploits in the wild against a Use After Free vulnerability in Chrome's audio component.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Android Keyboard App Could Swindle 40M Users Out of Millions

1 Listopad, 2019 - 13:30
The Ai.type app was removed from Google Play in June 2019 – but still remains on millions of Android devices and is still available from other Android marketplaces, researchers warn.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Calypso APT Emerges from the Shadows to Target Governments

31 Říjen, 2019 - 19:55
Researchers believe the threat group is based in China.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

China-Linked Hackers Spy on Texts With MessageTap Malware

31 Říjen, 2019 - 17:54
Chinese state-sponsored hackers are attacking telecom networks to sniff out SMS messages that contain keywords revolving around political dissidents.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

ICS Attackers Set To Inflict More Damage With Evolving Tactics

31 Říjen, 2019 - 14:32
While it remains difficult to attack critical infrastructure successfully, adversaries aim to use past experience to launch more destructive future attacks, according to analysis.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security