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‘Little Hope’ to Recover Data Lost to Petya Ransomware

1 hodina 1 min zpět
Researchers at Kaspersky Lab have discovered an error in the ExPetr ransomware code that prevents recovery of lost data.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Microsoft Issues ‘Important’ Security Fix for Azure AD Connect

1 hodina 54 min zpět
Microsoft is warning customers of an “important” update to its Azure AD Connect service that could allow for an elevation of privilege attack against affected systems.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

New Petya Distribution Vectors Bubbling to Surface

4 hodiny 20 min zpět
Microsoft has made a definitive link between MEDoc and initial distribution of the Petya ransomware. Kaspersky Lab, meanwhile, has identified a Ukrainian government website used in a watering hole attack.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Average Bug Bounty Payments Growing

4 hodiny 1 min zpět
HackerOne released its first report on its bug bounty program, and reveals an industry shift toward enlisting hackers for better cybersecurity.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Complex Petya-Like Ransomware Outbreak Worse than WannaCry

27 Červen, 2017 - 22:06
Today's global ransomware attack is spreading via EternalBlue and through local networks using PSEXEC and WMIC.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Google Hit With $2.7 Billion Antitrust Fine

27 Červen, 2017 - 21:50
Claiming the company abused its dominance as a search engine to push its shopping service, search giant Google was hit with a hefty $2.7 billion fine this week.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Second Global Ransomware Outbreak Under Way

27 Červen, 2017 - 17:34
A massive ransomware outbreak is spreading globally and being compared to WannaCry.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Major Hole Plugged in Secure File Transfer Tool

27 Červen, 2017 - 15:05
Biscom recently patched a stored cross-site scripting vulnerability in its secure file transfer product.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Another RCE Vulnerability Patched in Microsoft Malware Protection Engine

26 Červen, 2017 - 19:54
Google Project Zero’s Tavis Ormandy found another remote code execution vulnerability in the Microsoft Malware Protection Engine, the third since early May.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Svpeng Behind a Spike in Mobile Ransomware

26 Červen, 2017 - 19:49
Mobile ransomware attacks spike in the first quarter of 2017, growing three and a half times compared to the previous year.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Anthem Agrees to Settle 2015 Data Breach for $115 Million

26 Červen, 2017 - 18:30
Anthem agreed late Friday to pay $115 million to settle U.S. lawsuits around a data breach that hit the company in 2015.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

New EU Privacy Laws Will Complicate B2B Data Sharing

26 Červen, 2017 - 15:00
Exploring the legality of the international business-to-business sharing of IP addresses within the cyber threat intelligence community.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Siemens Patches Vulnerabilities in SIMATIC CP, XHQ

23 Červen, 2017 - 20:07
Siemens patched two vulnerabilities in products, SIMATIC CP and XHQ, commonly found in industrial control system setups this week
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Few Victims Reporting Ransomware Attacks to FBI

23 Červen, 2017 - 19:34
The FBI's Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) identified ransomware as one of 2016's top threats, but a relatively small number of attacks were reported.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Threatpost News Wrap, June 23, 2017

23 Červen, 2017 - 17:30
Mike Mimoso and Chris Brook discuss the news of the week, including Citizen Lab's latest report, WannaCry hitting Honda, GhostHook, and Fireball.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

NSA Advocates Data Sharing Framework

23 Červen, 2017 - 16:04
Fighting attackers needs a new approach that leverages a public-private data sharing framework, enabling immediate and collective responses.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Cisco Patches XXE, DOS, Code Execution Vulnerabilities

22 Červen, 2017 - 21:08
Cisco patched three vulnerabilities in three products this week that if exploited, could have resulted in a denial of service, crash and in some instances, arbitrary and remote code execution.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Average Cost of Breach Goes Down For the First Time Ever

22 Červen, 2017 - 19:51
The good news is the cost of a data breach is down double-digits, the bad news the size and scope of breaches is creeping up.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Microsoft Says Fireball Threat ‘Overblown’

22 Červen, 2017 - 19:11
Check Point has toned down its initial estimates on the number of Fireball malware infections from 250 million machines and 20 percent of corporate networks to 40 million computers.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Drupal Patches Three Vulnerabilities in Core Engine

22 Červen, 2017 - 18:22
Developers with Drupal patched three vulnerabilities, one critical, one being exploited in the wild, in Drupal’s core engine on Wednesday.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security