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Romanian Hackers Extradited to U.S. over $18M Vishing Scam

7 Květen, 2018 - 21:06
The two have been arraigned in a Georgia district court on charges relating to an elaborate voice- and SMS-phishing (i.e., vishing/smishing) scheme.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Variant of SynAck Malware Adopts Doppelgänging Technique

7 Květen, 2018 - 20:54
Ransomware adopts Process Doppelgänging technique to avoid antivirus researchers and avoid detection in a newly identified malware double threat targeting users in the U.S., Kuwait and Germany.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Asylo Open-Source Framework Tackles TEEs for Cloud

7 Květen, 2018 - 19:14
The idea is to use trusted execution environments to build trust across various cloud-related use cases, including 5G, virtual network functions (VNFs), blockchain and more.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Cryptojacking Campaign Exploits Drupal Bug, Over 400 Websites Attacked

7 Květen, 2018 - 18:16
Hundreds of sites vulnerable to 'Drupalgeddon 2.0' have been impacted by a massive cryptomining campaign.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Lenovo Patches Arbitrary Code Execution Flaw

7 Květen, 2018 - 16:14
Lenovo warns of a high-severity bug impacting its System x line of servers, along with a medium-severity buffer-overflow vulnerability affecting its popular ThinkPad line.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Report: Intel Facing New Spectre-Like Security Flaws

4 Květen, 2018 - 22:38
Intel may be facing as many as eight new Spectre-level vulnerabilities in its chips, a German magazine alleges.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Pr0nbot is Back – and Evading Twitter Censors

4 Květen, 2018 - 22:36
A rapidly swelling botnet of Twitter accounts advertising “adult dating”-themed scam websites has at least 80,000 nodes to date.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Abbott Addresses Life-Threatening Flaw in 350K Cardiac Devices

4 Květen, 2018 - 21:27
A backdoor could be exploited to allow an attacker to manipulate the implants and cause heart problems and even death,
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Twitter Urges Users to Change Passwords Due to Glitch

4 Květen, 2018 - 00:13
A glitch caused Twitter passwords to be stored in plain text on an internal log.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

MassMiner Takes a Kitchen-Sink Approach to Cryptomining

3 Květen, 2018 - 22:26
The malware targets Windows servers with a cornucopia of well-known exploits, all within a single executable -- including the EternalBlue NSA hacking tool.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Phone Maker BLU Settles with FTC Over Unauthorized User Data Extraction

3 Květen, 2018 - 22:14
Florida-based phone maker BLU is facing an FTC complaint over allegations it shared detailed personal user data with a third-party firm that included full text messages, call logs and contact lists.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

A Look Inside: Bug Bounties and Pen Testing

3 Květen, 2018 - 21:57
Threatpost talks to Christie Terrill of Bishop Fox about the pros and cons of using bug bounty programs versus penetration testing for companies.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Kitty Cryptomining Malware Cashes in on Drupalgeddon 2.0

3 Květen, 2018 - 18:57
Bad actors are leveraging the critical Drupal vulnerability to install cryptomining malware on servers and browsers,
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Critical Cisco WebEx Bug Allows Remote Code Execution

3 Květen, 2018 - 16:42
Attackers can leverage the flaw by convincing users to open a file purported to be a recording of a past WebEx event.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Free Speech Advocates Blast Amazon Over Threats Against Signal

3 Květen, 2018 - 13:54
Secure-messaging firm Signal was told by Amazon not to use its AWS servers for domain-fronting, a technique used to enable communications in countries such as Egypt, Oman, Qatar and UAE where the service is banned.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Boutique Shops Offering Rewards Points Pop Up on the Dark Web

3 Květen, 2018 - 12:00
These small specialty shops make rewards-point abuse more accessible to fraudsters by offering credentials for direct account access.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Hacktivists, Tech Giants Protest Georgia’s ‘Hack-Back’ Bill

2 Květen, 2018 - 22:13
Google, Microsoft, security researchers and hacking groups have lined up to protest the bill, which would criminalize unauthorized computer access.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Facebook Introduces ‘Clear History’ Option Amid Data Scandal

2 Květen, 2018 - 18:07
Facebook hopes to improve data privacy with a new feature letting users flush their history so that it is cleared from their account.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Schneider Electric Patches Critical RCE Vulnerability

2 Květen, 2018 - 16:13
Researchers found a critical remote code execution vulnerability afflicting two Schneider Electric products that could give attackers to disrupt or shut down plant operations.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Millions of Home Fiber Routers Vulnerable to Complete Takeover

1 Květen, 2018 - 23:21
Exploitation can result in hackers gaining access to full browsing histories and all of the user's internet activities.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security