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bbc.com Swann Security acknowledges it sent clips from inside a family's home to the wrong person's app.
motherboard.vice.com On Monday MyHeritage announced a security researcher had uncovered tens of millions of account details for recent customers, including email addresses and hashed passwords.
zdnet.com A serious vulnerability utilizes malformed Git repositories to remotely execute code on victim PCs.
zdnet.com This new version of the botnet uses exploits instead of brute force attacks to gain control of unpatched devices.
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arstechnica.com US Attorney: "The sentence imposed reflects the seriousness of hacking for hire."
motherboard.vice.com A hacker took control of Ticketfly's website and claims to have stolen the company's customer database.
New SMB Worm Uses Seven NSA Hacking Tools. WannaCry Used Just Two
bleepingcomputer.com Researchers have detected a new worm that is spreading via SMB, but unlike the worm component of the WannaCry ransomware, this one is using seven NSA tools instead of two.
WannaCry Ransomware Decryption Tool Released; Unlock Files Without Paying Ransom
thehackernews.com Use wanakiwi to get wannacry decryption keys and unlock ransomware without paying ransom
An Analysis of the WANNACRY Ransomware outbreak
securingtomorrow.mcafee.com Charles McFarland was a co-author to this blog Over the course of Friday the 12th of May we received multiple reports of organizations across multiple vert
Microsoft releases emergency patch for 'crazy bad' Windows zero-day bug
zdnet.com The vulnerability has been dubbed the worst Windows remote code execution flaw in recent memory.
Inside The Million-Machine Clickfraud Botnet | Bitdefender Labs
labs.bitdefender.com Online advertising is a multi-billion dollar business mostly ran by Google, Yahoo or Bing via AdSense-like programs. The current generation of clickbots such as the Redirector.Paco Trojan have taken abuse to a whole new level, burning through companies’ advertising budget at an unprecedented pace.
Physical acquisition of a locked Android device
weare4n6.com So, you got a locked Android device. What’s next? Is USB debugging enabled? No, it’s not. But still, there is a solution. Today our patient will be a locked Samsung GT-I9300 smartphone.…
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Knock Knock! Unique new backdoor Trojan infecting computers
scmagazine.com Backdoors normally implement remote control tool TeamViewer in order to get unauthorised access to an infected computer.
Symantec probe exposes how high profile Twitter accounts were hacked
bignewsnetwork.com A new probe by cyber-security firm Symantec has revealed that about 2500 high profile Twitter accounts were compromised
Most of PC users still don’t know how dangerous ransomware is
2-spyware.com Though cyber criminals have been on a roll releasing various ransomware viruses in recent years, surprisingly, there is still a significant number of Internet users
Widely-used patient care app found to include hidden 'backdoor' access
zdnet.com Anyone with the hard-coded credentials can obtain and modify sensitive patient data — many of which are about to, or have recently been in surgery.
Clipboard poisoning attacks on the Mac
Serpent-like malware targets your bank account
cnbc.com New malware has already been used against banks in the U.S., Canada and Europe, bilking customers out of about $4 million.
Ingenious attack mixes memory deduplication with Rowhammer
How security standards help companies prioritize data protection
searchcompliance.techtarget.com In part one of this blog post, John Pescatore, director at the nonprofit cybersecurity training provider SANS Institute, delved into the legal challenges c
Rogue Google browser extension found spying on users
v3.co.uk Malicious iCalc extension was downloaded close to 1,000 times
DDoS world record broken with 500Gbps attack in 2015
v3.co.uk Cloud service attacks and cyber extortion set to rise in 2016, says Arbor Networks report
10 Steps To Defeat Hacking Attacks (And What To Do After You’ve Been Hacked)
fossbytes.com In 3rd article of Steps to Effective Security series, I'll tell you 10 steps to defeat hacking attacks and what to do after you've been hacked.
Adobe releases nearly 70 security updates for Flash, Reader, and Acrobat
grahamcluley.com Adobe has released 69 security updates to address multiple vulnerabilities found in its Flash, Reader, and Acrobat applications. Make sure you update your systems as quickly as possible to protect against the critical flaws.
Researcher turns tables, discloses unpatched bugs in Google cloud platform
Bugs give hackers beachhead to attack Google App Engine, run malicious code.
arstechnica.com Bugs give hackers beachhead to attack Google App Engine, run malicious code.
Malicious docs submitted to CareerBuilder job listings distribute malware
scmagazine.com Proofpoint researchers observed attackers submitting weaponized Microsoft Word documents for job postings listed on the CareerBuilder website.
Ryanair hack sees €4.6m stolen and sent to Chinese bank account
v3.co.uk Airline calls in Criminal Assets Bureau and is confident of retrieving the cash
Mozilla to whack HTTP sites with feature-ban stick
theregister.co.uk Insecure sites relegated to Firefox Stone Age
Self-destructing virus kills off PCs
A computer virus that tries to avoid detection by making the machine it infects unusable has been found
Hackers Could Commandeer New Planes Through Passenger Wi-Fi
wired.com New jets have Wi-Fi passenger networks that use the same network as the avionics systems of the planes.
US, European police take down highly elusive botnet known as Beebone
arstechnica.com Botnet provided a captive audience of backdoored PCs to online criminals.
Hacked French network exposed its own passwords during TV interview
arstechnica.com Post-it note on wall revealed network's passwords for YouTube, Instagram.
Cisco and Level 3 team up to squash brute force server hijackers
Stealing Data From Computers Using Heat
wired.com Researchers at Ben Gurion University have found a way to transmit or receive data between an air-gapped computer and another system nearby using only heat emissions.
Google and Mozilla block bogus certificates from China
v3.co.uk Certificates affect 'almost all browsers and operating systems'
Android vulnerability leaves apps open to malicious overwriting
scmagazine.com Palo Alto Networks detailed a vulnerability in the way apps are saved on Android in a Tuesday blog post.
A $60 Gadget That Makes Car Hacking Far Easier
wired.com Soon, it could take as little as $60 and a laptop to begin messing around with a car's digital innards.
'Some' Twitch user accounts possibly accessed in hack
cnet.com To protect its 100 million users, the live-stream video service for gamers says it has reset all passwords and disconnected user accounts from Twitter and YouTube.
I helped Amazon.com find an XSS hole and all I got was this lousy t-shirt
theregister.co.uk Hacker reports flaw that saw credit cards exposed, web bazaar fixes it
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