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AWS FreeRTOS Bugs Allow Compromise of IoT Devices

19 Říjen, 2018 - 17:24
The bugs let hackers crash IoT devices, leak their information, and completely take them over.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Trivial Post-Intrusion Attack Exploits Windows RID

19 Říjen, 2018 - 16:22
Simple technique enables attackers to leverage Windows OS component to maintain stealth and persistence post system compromise.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

New APT Could Signal Reemergence of Notorious Comment Crew

18 Říjen, 2018 - 21:17
A custom malware used in a five-pronged APT espionage campaign was largely built from the defunct Comment Crew's proprietary code.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Tumblr Privacy Bug Could Have Exposed Sensitive Account Data

18 Říjen, 2018 - 17:19
Tumblr stressed that there is no evidence the security bug was being abused or that unprotected account data was accessed.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

GreyEnergy Spy APT Mounts Sophisticated Effort Against Critical Infrastructure

18 Říjen, 2018 - 17:08
The group is a successor to BlackEnergy and a subset of the TeleBots gang--and its activity is potentially a prelude to a much more destructive attack.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Oracle Fixes 301 Flaws in October Critical Patch Update

17 Říjen, 2018 - 20:49
The update includes one critical flaw in Oracle GoldenGate with a CVSS 3.0 score of 10.0.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

libssh Authentication Bypass Makes it Trivial to Pwn Rafts of Servers

17 Říjen, 2018 - 19:08
The flaw affects thousands of servers; but GitHub, a major libssh user, is unaffected.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Podcast: A Utility Ransomware Attack, Post-Hurricane

17 Říjen, 2018 - 18:06
What are utility and power companies, and federal agencies, doing to ready themselves for potential ransomware attacks? Threatpost discusses.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Multiple D-Link Routers Open to Complete Takeover with Simple Attack

17 Říjen, 2018 - 17:24
The vendor only plans to patch two of the eight impacted devices, according to a researcher.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

On Heels of Criticism, Newly-Released Google Chrome 70 Prioritizes Privacy

17 Říjen, 2018 - 16:04
The update also features 23 security fixes.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Remote Code Implantation Flaw Found in Medtronic Cardiac Programmers

17 Říjen, 2018 - 13:00
The flaw impacted patients with pacemakers, implantable defibrillators, cardiac resynchronization devices and insertable cardiac monitors.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

As End of Life Nears, More Than Half of Websites Still Use PHP V5

16 Říjen, 2018 - 23:29
Support for PHP 5.6 drops on December 31 - but a recent report found that almost 62 percent of websites are still using version 5.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Anthem, Apple and the Pentagon: A Data-Breach Cornucopia

16 Říjen, 2018 - 20:29
A record fine and two new compromises kick off the autumn compromise season.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

In County Crippled by Hurricane, Water Utility Targeted in Ransomware Attack

16 Říjen, 2018 - 19:00
The Emotet Trojan is behind a crippling ransomware attack that hit the Onslow Water and Sewer Authority.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

ThreatList: Half of Execs Feel Unprepared to Respond to a Cyber-Incident

16 Říjen, 2018 - 17:36
Cybercrime costs are estimated to reach $6 trillion annually -- but companies still lag in preparedness.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Facebook Expands Efforts to Squash Voter Suppression

16 Říjen, 2018 - 17:26
The social network will crack down on those spreading disinformation and looking to keep people away from the polls.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Privacy Regulation Could Be a Test for States’ Rights

16 Říjen, 2018 - 16:45
As more states take cybersecurity and privacy issues into their own hands, experts worry that big tech will push for preemption.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Up to 35 Million 2018 Voter Records For Sale on Hacking Forum

15 Říjen, 2018 - 21:57
Just weeks before the midterms, voter information from 19 states has turned up on the Dark Web.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

NotPetya Linked to Industroyer Attack on Ukraine Energy Grid

15 Říjen, 2018 - 17:38
Evidence shows that three of the most destructive incidents seen in modern cyber-history are the work of one APT.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Facebook Offers Details on ‘View As’ Breach, Revises Numbers

15 Říjen, 2018 - 16:35
Facebook's VP of product management was able to discuss more specifics about how the breach itself occurred.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security