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Flight Sim Labs’ ‘Heavy Handed’ Anti-Piracy Tactics Raise Hackles

20 Únor, 2018 - 23:13
Developer Flight Sim Labs is in hot water after acknowledging that it has installed malware in its flight simulator product that it said targets pirate users of its software.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Year-Old Coldroot RAT Targets MacOS, Still Evades Detection

20 Únor, 2018 - 14:46
Researchers are warning users about the Coldroot remote access Trojan that is going undetected by AV engines and targets MacOS computers.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Apple Rushes Fix for Latest ‘Text Bomb’ Bug As Abuse Spreads

16 Únor, 2018 - 20:44
Apple said it is working on a fix for the latest text bomb bug that crashes a number of iOS and Mac apps that display specific Telugu language characters.   
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Intel Expands Bug Bounty Program Post-Spectre and Meltdown

15 Únor, 2018 - 23:09
Intel will pay up to $250,000 to researchers who identify bugs more severe than 9.0 on the CVSS scale.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Reported Critical Vulnerabilities In Microsoft Software On the Rise

15 Únor, 2018 - 18:39
Avecto researchers say removing admin rights from users would mitigate many of the threats.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Word-based Malware Attack Doesn’t Use Macros

15 Únor, 2018 - 18:31
Malicious e-mail attachments used in this campaign don’t display any warnings when opened and silently install malware.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Dell EMC Patches Critical Flaws in VMAX Enterprise Storage Systems

14 Únor, 2018 - 23:22
Attacks include a hard-coded password vulnerability that could give attackers unauthorized access to systems.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Researchers Find New Twists In ‘Olympic Destroyer’ Malware

14 Únor, 2018 - 20:42
Researchers now believe attackers may have had prior access to networks and that malware was more sophisticated than originally believed.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Two Nasty Outlook Bugs Fixed in Microsoft’s Feb. Patch Tuesday Update

13 Únor, 2018 - 23:01
One of the bugs could allow a successful attack simply by a user viewing an email in Outlook's Preview pane.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Unicode Technique Used to Deliver Cryptomining Malware Through Telegram

13 Únor, 2018 - 20:36
It's just the latest reported vulnerability for the secure messaging application.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

‘Olympic Destroyer’ Malware Behind Winter Olympics Cyberattack, Researchers Say

12 Únor, 2018 - 23:53
The malware's sole purpose was to take down systems, not steal data, Cisco Talos researchers say.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Romance Scams Drive Necurs Botnet Activity in Run Up to Valentine’s Day

12 Únor, 2018 - 18:58
Emails try to get recipients to share revealing photos of themselves so scammers can later extort them later.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

U.K. and U.S. Government Websites Among Thousands Infected by Cryptocurrency Miner

12 Únor, 2018 - 18:28
The attack could have been averted through a technique called subresource integrity, according to researcher Scott Helme.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Cisco Confirms Critical Firewall Software Bug Is Under Attack

9 Únor, 2018 - 19:06
Cisco has issued patches for the vulnerability, which could be up to seven years old.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Lenovo Warns Critical WiFi Vulnerability Impacts Dozens of ThinkPad Models

9 Únor, 2018 - 18:59
Lenovo issued a security bulletin Friday warning customers of two previously disclosed critical Broadcom vulnerabilities impact 25 models of its popular ThinkPad laptops.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Apple Downplays Impact of iBoot Source Code Leak

8 Únor, 2018 - 23:26
Apple said the leak of its iBoot source code will have little to no impact on iOS device security.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Insurance Customers’ Personal Data Exposed Due to Misconfigured NAS Server

8 Únor, 2018 - 20:51
The vulnerability also exposed login credentials for a massive national insurance claims database, Upguard says.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Gojdue Variant Eludes Microsoft, Google Cloud Protection, Researchers Say

8 Únor, 2018 - 16:50
Researchers have identified a new ransomware strain that went undetected by built-in malware protection used by cloud heavyweights Microsoft and Google as recently as January.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Google Expands Play Marketplace Bug Bounty Program

7 Únor, 2018 - 23:22
The move adds to Google's efforts against malicious apps on the Play store.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Hotspot Shield Vulnerability Could Reveal ‘Juicy’ Info About Users, Researcher Claims

7 Únor, 2018 - 19:00
Hotspot Shield has been downloaded more than 500 million times, according to its creator AnchorFree.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security