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News, opinion, advice and research on computer security threats from Sophos
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Yahoo mega-breach hacker faces nearly 8 years in prison

7 hodin 11 sek zpět
The hacker exposed half a billion Yahoo accounts on behalf of Russia's FSB

LinkedIn patches serious leak in its AutoFill plugin

7 hodin 22 min zpět
Anyone could have drained their users' LinkedIn profile data

Is scraping files from a Freedom of Information website ‘hacking’?

9 hodin 2 min zpět
A teen is being charged for downloading 7k records, 250 of which weren't properly redacted. Who's to blame?

Monday review – the hot 21 stories of the week

9 hodin 33 min zpět
From the employee from hell busted by VPN and why 'remote detonator' is a bad Wi-Fi network name to how the NSA beats 0-days, and more!

RSA Conference has a leaky app… again!

20 Duben, 2018 - 14:55
Cybersecurity conferences don't always practise what they preach.

Kingpin who made 100 million robocalls loses his voice

20 Duben, 2018 - 14:45
The man behind a cacophony of robocalls had little to say for himself on Capitol Hill

Chrome anti-phishing protection… from Microsoft!

20 Duben, 2018 - 14:30
If you can't beat 'em, join 'em.

How porn bots abuse government websites

20 Duben, 2018 - 13:23
Bots run by shady websites are creating thousands of phantom pages

Google in hot water over privacy of Android apps for kids

19 Duben, 2018 - 15:52
Large numbers of child-centred Android apps may be breaking US law.

NSA reveals how it beats 0-days

19 Duben, 2018 - 15:50
Exploits and vulnerabilities are weaponized against us 24 hours after release, says technical director.

Employee from hell busted by VPN logs

19 Duben, 2018 - 14:48
Before retiring from PenAir airline, Suzette Kugler set herself up with fake, high-privilege VPN user accounts that didn't keep her secrets.

Silence! Chrome hushes noisy autoplaying videos

19 Duben, 2018 - 13:15
With the Chrome 66 comes blissful quiet: Google is muting all autoplay content by default.

Hacking like it’s 1999 (oh, and what to do about Facebook) [PODCAST]

18 Duben, 2018 - 17:35
Here's the latest Naked Security Podcast - enjoy!

Why ‘remote detonator’ is a bad name for your Wi-Fi network

18 Duben, 2018 - 14:54
Police called, building evacuated...

Russia’s Grizzly Steppe gunning for vulnerable routers

18 Duben, 2018 - 14:42
Russian Government hackers stand accused of targeting millions of routers

Facebook: 3 reasons we’re tracking non-users

18 Duben, 2018 - 13:31
It's just how the internet works, Facebook said.

Traditional firewalls fall short in protecting organizations, says survey

17 Duben, 2018 - 15:12
A new survey, sponsored by Sophos, asked IT managers how their firewall technology is working for them. The results are in.

5 simple tips for better computer security

17 Duben, 2018 - 14:14
Small steps really can make a big impact.

WhatsApp image showing drug dealer’s fingerprints leads to arrest

17 Duben, 2018 - 14:11
Enhanced social media images of the man's fingers led to the takedown of 11 members of a drug ring and his sentencing.

Gmail’s new ‘Confidential Mode’ won’t be completely private

17 Duben, 2018 - 13:36
Have you ever wished it were possible to delete an email from a recipient’s inbox days, weeks or months after it was sent? If so and you're a Gmail or G Suite user, it looks as if Google might be about to enable this kind of ‘self-destructing’ email feature on its platform.