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Official Monero site delivers malicious cash-grabbing wallet

21 Listopad, 2019 - 13:18
If you downloaded the Monero command line wallet recently, check it before using it.

Tories change Twitter name to ‘factcheckUK’ during live TV debate

20 Listopad, 2019 - 23:12
Twitter wagged its finger at the UK's Conservative party for renaming its press account "factcheckUK" during a live TV debate.

Update WhatsApp now: MP4 video bug exposes your messages

20 Listopad, 2019 - 13:33
A now-patched-hole could have allowed remote code execution that could have exposed files and messages. Update your WhatsApp now.

Instagram stalker app Ghosty yanked from Play store

20 Listopad, 2019 - 13:23
It was sucking up private profiles by requiring users to hand over their logins, giving it access to whatever accounts they follow.

XSS security hole in Gmail’s dynamic email

20 Listopad, 2019 - 13:08
The bug was fixed at least a month ago so users receiving dynamic email content have one less thing to worry about.

Adobe Acrobat and Reader 2015 reach end of support

20 Listopad, 2019 - 12:35
If you've been happily using Adobe Reader 2015 software for the last few years, you're in for a rude awakening.

Brand new Android smartphones shipped with 146 security flaws

19 Listopad, 2019 - 14:16
If you think brand new, just-out-of-the-box Android smartphones are immune from security vulnerabilities - think again.

Ho Ho OUCH! There are 4x more fake retailer sites than real ones

19 Listopad, 2019 - 13:17
Beware, holiday shoppers! The phishers hiding under typosquatting domains are waiting for your keyboard fumbles.

Sophos 2020 Threat Report: AI is the new battleground

19 Listopad, 2019 - 12:41
The SophosLabs 2020 Threat Report highlights a growing battle as smart automation technologies continue to evolve.

Booter boss behind millions of DDoS-for-hire attacks jailed

19 Listopad, 2019 - 11:52
The US is also juicing him for over half a million in profits from multiple DDoS-for-hire services.

NSA won’t collect phone location data, promises US government

18 Listopad, 2019 - 12:38
US intelligence agencies won’t harvest US residents’ geolocation data in future investigations, revealed the US government this month.

GitHub launches Security Lab to boost open source security

18 Listopad, 2019 - 12:24
The idea is simple – create a global platform for reporting and fixing vulnerabilities in open source projects before they do damage.

Two men busted for hijacking victims’ phones and email accounts

18 Listopad, 2019 - 12:17
Prosecutors allege that Meiggs and Harrington took over their targets' mobile phone and email accounts via SIM-swapping.

Wikipedia co-founder offers a Facebook/Twitter wannabe

18 Listopad, 2019 - 11:52
Tired of being a tracked, ad-bedeviled product sold by social media companies? The cost to immediately join a network with no tracking/ads: $12.99/month.

Monday review – the hot 23 stories of the week

18 Listopad, 2019 - 10:45
From a fake news generator to critical flaws in Medtronic equipment - it's weekly roundup time.