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MegaCortex Ransomware Revamps for Mass Distribution

5 Srpen, 2019 - 14:00
Manual steps have been replaced by automation.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Critical Bug in Android Antivirus Exposes Address Books

2 Srpen, 2019 - 19:37
Comprehensive testing of 21 free Android antivirus apps revealed big security vulnerabilities and privacy concerns; especially for AEGISLAB, BullGuard, dfndr and VIPRE.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Nation-State APTs Target U.S. Utilities With Dangerous Malware

2 Srpen, 2019 - 18:33
Researchers spotted the never-before-seen LookBack malware being used in spearphishing campaigns against three U.S. utilities.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

90% of Enterprise iPhone Users Open to iMessage Spy Attack

2 Srpen, 2019 - 15:53
Vast majority of Apple iOS users haven't updated to iOS 12.4, leaving themselves wide open to a public exploit.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Apple Suspends Siri Program After Privacy Backlash

2 Srpen, 2019 - 15:49
Apple's Siri follows Amazon Alexa and Google Home in facing backlash for its data retention policies.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Brand-New SystemBC Proxy Malware Spotted Using SOCKS5 for Stealth

1 Srpen, 2019 - 17:13
The proxy is being distributed by the RIG and Fallout exploit kits.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Unpatched Flaws in IoT Smart Deadbolt Open Homes to Danger

1 Srpen, 2019 - 17:10
Researchers are warning that unpatched flaws found in the Hickory Smart Bluetooth Enabled Deadbolt allow an attacker with access to a victim's phone to break into their houses.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

For $8.6M, Cisco Settles Suit Over Bug-Riddled Video Surveillance Software

1 Srpen, 2019 - 16:20
The complaint claims the networking giant knowingly sold bug-riddled software to federal and state governments, that would allow complete network compromise.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Malvertising Campaigns Skirt Ad Blockers, Serve Up Mac Malware

31 Červenec, 2019 - 22:43
The RIG exploit kit and Safari redirects are both in the adversaries' bag of tricks.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Honda’s Security ‘Soft Spots’ Exposed in Unsecured Database

31 Červenec, 2019 - 20:50
A researcher said that he found a Honda ElasticSearch database exposing 40GB of internal system and device data.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Chrome 76 Dumps Default Adobe Flash Player Support

31 Červenec, 2019 - 18:13
In addition, Google’s latest Chrome version implements 43 new security fixes.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Trivial Bug Turns Home Security Cameras Into Listening Posts

31 Červenec, 2019 - 16:51
Anyone can listen to the camera's audio over the internet.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Black Hat USA 2019 Preview

31 Červenec, 2019 - 15:00
Threatpost editors discuss the top trends, keynotes and sessions that they look forward to at Black Hat USA and DEF CON 2019.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

DHS Warning: Small Aircraft are Ripe for Hacking

30 Červenec, 2019 - 23:07
Hackers with physical access to small aircraft can easily hack the plane's CAN bus system and take control of key navigation systems.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Apple iMessage Flaw Allows Remote Attackers to Read iPhone Messages

30 Červenec, 2019 - 21:22
Remote exploitation can be achieved with no user interaction.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Android Ransomware Spreads Via ‘Sex Simulation Game’ Links on Reddit, SMS

30 Červenec, 2019 - 19:16
A new strain of ransomware is being distributed to Android users via online forums and SMS messages.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Nation-State Actors Go All-In on Mobile Malware

30 Červenec, 2019 - 16:56
Even though mobile data security is less mature than its desktop equivalent, the quality of the information on offer is top-tier.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Former AWS Engineer Arrested as Capital One Admits Massive Data Breach

30 Červenec, 2019 - 15:08
More than 100 million customers have had their data compromised by a hacker after a cloud misconfiguration at Capital One.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

ThreatList: DMARC Adoption Nonexistent at 80% of Orgs

29 Červenec, 2019 - 21:54
Standard email authentication to prevent spoofing and phishing remains elusive for most.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Cloud Security Concerns Loom for 93% of Businesses Adopting Apps and BYOD

29 Červenec, 2019 - 20:10
During this week's Threatpost Podcast, editor Lindsey O'Donnell talks to Jacob Serpa with Bitglass about how more enterprises are struggling with a cloud security conundrum when it comes to public cloud vs on prem.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security