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Beware the DHL delivery message email – it could be a package scam

13 Květen, 2020 - 18:29
Here's a DHL delivery scam with a simple twist - simplicity and a total lack of drama...

TikTok’s handling of child privacy gets another watchdog’s attention

13 Květen, 2020 - 11:25
Use of the kid-addicting, video-sharing app is exploding during lockdown, triggering yet another inquiry into how safe it is for young ones.

Criminal forum trading stolen data suffers ironic data breach

13 Květen, 2020 - 11:17
Someone on the dark web is touting for sale an unusual database a lot of people might pay handsomely to get their hands on.

Thunderspy – why turning your computer off is a cool idea!

12 Květen, 2020 - 17:01
Thunderbolt ports can provide direct access to the memory in your laptop... just how hard is it for crooks to do so when you aren't looking?

Huge toll of ransomware attacks revealed in Sophos report

12 Květen, 2020 - 16:13
To understand the scope of the ransomware threat, Sophos commissioned a study into the state of ransomware 2020.

Dating app user logins found on hacking forum

12 Květen, 2020 - 15:05
3.5 million user logins for the MobiFriends dating app are being offered for free on a popular dark web hackers forum.

Maze ransomware one year on – a SophosLabs report

12 Květen, 2020 - 14:45
The latest SophosLabs report tells the story of how the infamous "Maze" ransomware has evolved over the past 12 months...

Celebrity personal data taken in ransomware attack

11 Květen, 2020 - 16:48
Ransomware crooks are apparently threatening to dump personal data for a long list of celebs including Lady Gaga, Madonna, Nicki Minaj and more.

Clearview AI won’t sell vast faceprint collection to private companies

11 Květen, 2020 - 11:50
… nor to anybody, even law enforcement, in the place where privacy-oblivious biometrics companies are forced to their knees: Illinois.

Microsoft opens IoT bug bounty program

11 Květen, 2020 - 11:27
Microsoft really wants to secure the Internet of Things (IoT), and it's enlisting citizen hackers' help to do it.

Monday review – the hot 16 stories of the week

11 Květen, 2020 - 11:07
It's weekly roundup time!

Vote for Naked Security in the European Blogger Awards 2020!

8 Květen, 2020 - 12:40
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More crypto-stealing Chrome extensions swatted by Google

8 Květen, 2020 - 12:15
Google deleted more malicious extensions from the Chrome Web Store after they were found to be phishing cryptocurrency users.

Vcrypt ransomware brings along a buddy to do the encryption

7 Květen, 2020 - 19:48
Here's a ransomware story with a difference. Some of your files can be recovered without paying, while others get wiped out forever.

S2 Ep38: Crashing iPhones, ransomware tales and human chatbots – Naked Security Podcast

7 Květen, 2020 - 15:17
Get the latest cybersecurity news, opinion and advice.

Fake news Facebook accounts used coronavirus to attract followers

7 Květen, 2020 - 11:04
In April, the company yanked 1,887 misleading accounts, pages and groups tied to eight influencer networks building fake engagement.

Police nab InfinityBlack hackers

7 Květen, 2020 - 10:46
Five alleged members of hacking group InfinityBlack got some unexpected visitors last week when Polish law enforcement arrested them.

Firefox 76.0 released with critical security patches – update now

6 Květen, 2020 - 16:58
Firefox's latest version is out, with new password management features and a raft of security fixes.

Air gap security beaten by turning PC capacitors into speakers

6 Květen, 2020 - 13:06
Researchers have poked another small hole in air gapped security by showing how the electronics inside computer power supply units (PSUs) can be turned into covert data transmission devices.

Adult live-streaming site CAM4 leaks millions of emails, private chats

6 Květen, 2020 - 12:59
The leak exposed millions of records with full names, emails, user conversations, payment logs, and IP addresses dating back to March.