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Security Firms, Nonprofits Team to Fight Stalkerware

20 Listopad, 2019 - 23:00
The Coalition Against Stalkerware launched this week, with the aim of offering a centralized location for helping victims of stalkerware, as well as defining what stalkerware is in the first place.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Mozilla Bug Bounty Program Doubles Payouts, Adds Firefox Monitor

20 Listopad, 2019 - 22:04
In scope RCE Mozilla bug bounty payouts have also tripled to reach $15,000.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Apache Solr Bug Gets Bumped Up to High Severity

20 Listopad, 2019 - 20:41
Linux users running the enterprise-search platform Solr are potentially vulnerable to remote code execution attack.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

High-Severity Windows UAC Flaw Enables Privilege Escalation

20 Listopad, 2019 - 18:20
Further details of the flaw, which has recently been patched by Microsoft, were disclosed Tuesday by researchers.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

ThreatList: Admin Rights for Third Parties is the Norm

20 Listopad, 2019 - 18:00
The majority give outside partners, contractors and suppliers administrative access -- without strong security policies in place.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Hackers Dump 2.2M Gaming, Cryptocurrency Passwords Online

20 Listopad, 2019 - 15:03
The passwords of more than 2.2 million users of a gaming and cryptocurrency website were dumped online after dual data breaches.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

400 Vet Locations Nipped by Ryuk Ransomware

19 Listopad, 2019 - 22:53
The infection apparently made its way in through third-party systems.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

D-Link Adds More Buggy Router Models to ‘Won’t Fix’ List

19 Listopad, 2019 - 22:52
The list of routers that have critical RCE bugs, that have reached end of life and that won’t get fixed has grown.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Google Discloses Android Camera Hijack Hack

19 Listopad, 2019 - 21:09
Google has disclosed a now-fixed issue that enabled third-party apps to access a disturbing set of permissions for its Camera App built into Android phones.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

McDonalds-Themed Facebook Ads Serve Up Banking Trojans

19 Listopad, 2019 - 20:53
The malware has backdoor functionality and the ability to steal payment cards and credentials.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Fake ‘Windows Update’ Installs Cyborg Ransomware

19 Listopad, 2019 - 17:27
An executable file disguised as a .jpg leads not only to ransomware but also its builder, which can be used to create variants.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Macy’s Suffers Data Breach by Magecart Cybercriminals

19 Listopad, 2019 - 15:56
Obfuscated Magecart script was discovered on two Macys.com webpages, scooping up holiday shoppers' payment card information.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Americans Concerned, Confused Over Privacy, Survey Reveals

18 Listopad, 2019 - 23:43
Survey reveals that skepticism towards privacy issues remain at an all-time high.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

WhatsApp Remote Code Execution Triggered by Videos

18 Listopad, 2019 - 22:11
The flaw can be trivially exploited.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

The Unhappiest Subscribers on Earth? Disney+ Accounts Hacked & Hijacked

18 Listopad, 2019 - 21:30
Thousands of accounts showed up on hacking forums -- and customers say Disney has been no help.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Office 365 Admins Targeted in Ongoing Phishing Scam

18 Listopad, 2019 - 18:30
Using a real Office 365 account at a legitimate company to send out lures helps phishers evade email defenses.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Pipka Card Skimmer Removes Itself After Infecting eCommerce Sites

18 Listopad, 2019 - 16:05
The web skimmer has been spotted on at least 17 popular eCommerce websites, a new Visa alert warns.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

‘Wildly Different’ Privacy Regulations Causing Compliancy Chaos

18 Listopad, 2019 - 15:00
Threatpost talks to Anthony di Bello with OpenText, at ENFUSE 2019, about the successes and failures of security regulations, and how companies are changing as they struggle to keep up with compliancy issues.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Tianfu Cup Round-Up: Safari, Chrome, D-Link Routers and Office 365 Successfully Hacked

18 Listopad, 2019 - 13:18
White-hat hackers using never-before-seen zero days against popular applications and devices against competed at two-day gathering in Chengdu.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Holiday Shoppers Beware: 100K Malicious Sites Found Posing as Well-Known Retailers

15 Listopad, 2019 - 23:10
The copycat sites are using valid certificates to be more convincing.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security