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Podcast: Breaking Down the COSCO Ransomware Attack

2 Srpen, 2018 - 17:44
Threatpost talks to Commvault's Matt Tyrer about the recent COSCO ransomware attack.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Huge Cryptomining Attack on ISP-Grade Routers Spreads Globally

2 Srpen, 2018 - 15:33
Carrier-grade MikroTik routers are delivering potentially millions of daily cryptomining pages to a single attacker.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

DOJ Nabs Three FIN7 Cybercrime Suspects in Europe

1 Srpen, 2018 - 22:52
Three people believed to be member of the FIN7 (or Carbanak) hacking group have been arrested in Europe, according to the US DOJ.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Bevy of Android Apps Harbor Hidden Malicious Windows Executables

1 Srpen, 2018 - 22:34
After researchers found more than 100 Android apps infected by malicious Microsoft Windows executable files, the apps have been removed from Google Play.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Reddit Breach Stems from SMS Two-Factor Authentication Breakdown

1 Srpen, 2018 - 20:33
A hacker has compromised Reddit's systems and was able to make away with email addresses and account credentials.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Amnesty International Targeted by Nation-State Spyware

1 Srpen, 2018 - 18:04
A suspicious WhatsApp message carried the mobile cyberweapon known as Pegasus – sold by Israel-based company NSO Group to state-level actors around the world.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Steam Bans Developer After Outcry Over Cryptomining, Scam Items

1 Srpen, 2018 - 15:06
A simple, 2D game raised eyebrows after it was found to be consuming big amounts of processing power.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Facebook Removes 17 Profiles Involved in Political Meddling

31 Červenec, 2018 - 23:03
The social media giant cracked down on Facebook Pages suspected of political deception months before the November midterm elections.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

ThreatList: Business Email Compromises Way Up for Q2

31 Červenec, 2018 - 21:20
Hardest hit were organizations using Office 365, with incidents costing more than $2 million each.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Complex Malvertising Scheme Impacts Multiple Levels of Web Economy

31 Červenec, 2018 - 18:53
A criminal posing as a legitimate website publisher on the AdsTerra online advertising network is using maliciously gathered traffic to deliver victims to exploit kits.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

HP Offers Up to $10,000 Rewards for Printer Bugs

31 Červenec, 2018 - 16:42
HP said it has launched the first-ever bug bounty program for printers, with rewards of up to $10,000 for discovered vulnerabilities.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Podcast: Why Bitcoin Miners Target Critical Infrastructure Networks

31 Červenec, 2018 - 16:14
Ronen Rabinovich from Cyberbit explains why malicious bitcoin mining malware is increasing on industrial control systems.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Updated AZORult Spyware Comes with Sophisticated New Techniques

30 Červenec, 2018 - 22:39
The researchers saw the new version in action in a large email campaign on July 18, just one day after it debuted in underground forums.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Connected Car Apps Open Privacy Hole For Used Car Owners

30 Červenec, 2018 - 21:18
In a resale scenario, a previous owner could continue to have access to the online account – with all the new owner’s information stored within.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Jailhouse Tablets Allow Inmates to Steal Thousands of Dollars in Credits

30 Červenec, 2018 - 19:20
After inmates hacked tablets with security vulnerabilities, a CenturyLink spokesperson told Threatpost the "vulnerability issue has been resolved."
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

DMARC Compliance Lacking in 28 Percent of .Gov Agencies

30 Červenec, 2018 - 19:14
Despite a looming deadline, over a quarter of federal agencies are still not using basic email security tools. `
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

FELIXROOT Backdoor Resurfaces in Environmental Spam Campaign

27 Červenec, 2018 - 22:41
This backdoor can be used for espionage and for dropping additional malware.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Security Glitch in IoT Camera Enabled Remote Monitoring

27 Červenec, 2018 - 21:14
After researchers found a security glitch that let them hack into an IoT camera, the manufacturer of the camera has fixed the issue.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Newsmaker Interview: Theresa Payton on Russians and Election Meddling

27 Červenec, 2018 - 20:25
Threatpost sat down with Payton to discuss ongoing concerns around the security of the upcoming election cycle, where the weak links are and the Russian playbook.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Threatpost News Wrap Podcast For July 27

27 Červenec, 2018 - 15:19
Threatpost editors Tom Spring and Lindsey O'Donnell talk about the week's biggest news.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security