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It was totally Samsung's fault that crims stole your personal info from a Samsung site, says Samsung-blaming Sprint

The Register - Anti-Virus - 2 hodiny 10 min zpět
Just in case we've not made ourselves clear, Samsung screwed you over, adds Sprint

Sprint has told some of its subscribers that a piss-poor Samsung website exposed their personal details to the internet.…

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Let's open the Mystery Data Security Blunder box, and see what's inside today... Ah! Hotel reservations and more

The Register - Anti-Virus - 3 hodiny 4 min zpět
Public-facing insecure ElasticSearch silo found, reported, hidden from view

Internal hotel biz documents and guest bookings were exposed to everyone on the public internet from an unsecured database managed by tech provider AavGo, it is claimed.…

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LenovoEMC Storage Gear Leaks Sensitive Financial Data - 16 Červenec, 2019 - 21:59
Lenovo patches enterprise and SMB network attached storage devices for a vulnerability that leaked data to the public internet.
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Maybe double-check that HMRC email? UK taxman remains a fave among the phisherfolk

The Register - Anti-Virus - 16 Červenec, 2019 - 19:00
And Windows XP is alive and not well in the public sector

The UK's National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has had another busy year trying to disrupt cybercrime.…

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The Future is Female: A Key to the Cybersecurity Workforce Challenge - 16 Červenec, 2019 - 18:55
With cybersecurity worldwide facing a major applicant shortage, businesses should be courting women and supporting girls.
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WhatsApp, Telegram Coding Blunders Can Expose Personal Media Files - 16 Červenec, 2019 - 18:50
The issue, present on Android versions, is similar to the known man-in-the-disk attack vector.
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GandCrab ransomware revisited – is it back under a (R)evil new guise?

Sophos Naked Security - 16 Červenec, 2019 - 16:59
Did the GandCrab ransomware gang really 'retire' when they said, or did they never go away?

JetBlue Bomb Scare Set Off with Apple AirDrop - 16 Červenec, 2019 - 16:57
Someone AirDropped a picture of a suicide vest to multiple people on a JetBlue flight, prompting an evacuation.
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Patch now before you get your NAS kicked: Iomega storage boxes leave millions of files open to the internet

The Register - Anti-Virus - 16 Červenec, 2019 - 15:00
API blunder exposes data, fix incoming from Lenovo

Lenovo is emitting an emergency firmware patch for Iomega NAS devices after the network-attached storage boxes were discovered inadvertently offering millions of files to the internet via an insecure software interface.…

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Bluetooth LE’s anti-tracking technology beaten

Sophos Naked Security - 16 Červenec, 2019 - 13:19
Researchers have found a way to beat the MAC address randomisation feature used by Bluetooth to protect users from being tracked.

$5b privacy fine against Facebook seen as ‘chump change’

Sophos Naked Security - 16 Červenec, 2019 - 13:04
It's 200x greater than the largest fine ever for breaking a promise to improve privacy practices.

Ransomware attackers demand $1.8m from US college

Sophos Naked Security - 16 Červenec, 2019 - 12:35
The school, located in the Bronx and serving around 8,000 students, has declined to say whether it will pay up.

Asian consortium plans blockchain-based mobile ID system

Sophos Naked Security - 16 Červenec, 2019 - 12:14
A group of Asian companies want to create a blockchain-based service to turn your phone into a mobile ID system.

Amadeus! Amadeus! Pwn me Amadeus! Airline check-in bug may have exposed all y'all boarding passes to spies

The Register - Anti-Virus - 16 Červenec, 2019 - 12:00
Patched IDOR hole would have been child's play to exploit

Updated  A now-patched vulnerability in the Amadeus flight reservation system – used by airlines around the planet – could, or may, have been exploited by miscreants to view strangers' boarding passes.…

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Alan Turing chosen for the UK’s new £50 note – a cracking result!

Sophos Naked Security - 16 Červenec, 2019 - 03:28
In case you were wondering, scientists really can change the world, and change it for the better, too.

Privacy Experts: Facebook’s $5B Fine Unlikely to Do Much - 16 Červenec, 2019 - 00:07
The FTC has levied its biggest fine ever against the social network, but it's unlikely to have much effect.
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Turla APT Returns with New Malware, Anti-Censorship Angle - 15 Červenec, 2019 - 22:55
A dropper called “Topinambour" is the first-stage implant, which in turn fetches a spy trojan built in several coding languages.
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Symantec share price nose dives after rumored Broadcom biz gobble taken off the menu

The Register - Anti-Virus - 15 Červenec, 2019 - 20:55
Looks like the ailing security shop priced itself out of an acquisition by chip giant

Symantec's share price has plunged on reports that its planned merger with Broadcom has fallen through.…

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Instagram bug could have allowed anyone to take over your account

Sophos Naked Security - 15 Červenec, 2019 - 20:06
The good news is that Facebook updated Instagram's server-side defences automatically, so you don't have to do anything to fix this one.

Researcher Bypasses Instagram 2FA to Hack Any Account - 15 Červenec, 2019 - 17:53
An independent researcher earned a $30,000 bug bounty after discovering a weakness in the mobile recovery process.
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