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Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Open to IoT Attacks

Fri, 14/12/2018 - 21:41
Flaws could allow an attacker to stop or start a home charging station, or even change the current in order to start a fire.
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WordPress 5.0 Patched to Fix Serious Bugs

Fri, 14/12/2018 - 18:16
One bug accidentally allowed Google to index user passwords.
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Facebook Flaw Exposes Private Photos for 6.8M Users

Fri, 14/12/2018 - 16:44
The bug allowed 1,500 apps built by 876 developers to view users' unposted "draft" photos.
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Logitech Keystroke Injection Flaw Went Unaddressed for Months

Fri, 14/12/2018 - 15:55
The flaw allows a remote attacker to gain full access over a machine.
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Save the Children Federation Duped in $1M Scam

Fri, 14/12/2018 - 15:38
A business email compromise campaign cost the Save the Children Federation $1 million.
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Bomb Threat Bitcoin Demands Cause Disruption, Evacuations

Thu, 13/12/2018 - 22:14
An email campaign is demanding large sums of money in return for not blowing up schools, banks and businesses.
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Grammarly Launches Public Bug Bounty Program

Thu, 13/12/2018 - 18:31
The online spell check platform is taking its private bounty program public in hopes of outing more threats.
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Secure Critical Infrastructure Top of Mind for U.S.

Thu, 13/12/2018 - 17:52
Attacks targeting critical infrastructure system are ramping up - and defense has become a top priority for the U.S. government.
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Google Beefs Up Android Key Security for Mobile Apps

Thu, 13/12/2018 - 17:49
Changes to how data is encrypted can help developers ward off data leakage and exfiltration.
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Shamoon Reappears, Poised for a New Wiper Attack

Thu, 13/12/2018 - 13:18
One of the most destructive malware families ever seen is back, and researchers think its authors are gearing up to again take aim at the Middle East.
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Android Trojan Targets PayPal Users

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 21:21
The trojan purports to be a battery optimization app - and then steals up to 1,000 euro from victims' PayPal accounts.
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ThreatList: Holiday Spam, the Perfect Seasonal Gift for Criminals

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 17:26
Consumers are much more likely to fall for spam during the season of giving.
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Operation Sharpshooter Takes Aim at Global Critical Assets

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 15:22
Operation Sharpshooter uses a new implant to target mainly English-speaking nuclear, defense, energy and financial companies.
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Super Micro Says Its Gear Wasn’t Bugged By Chinese Spies

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 15:17
The news comes amid reports that a Chinese intelligence-gathering effort was behind the massive Marriott hotel data breach.
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Supply Chain Security: Managing a Complex Risk Profile

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 13:36
Experts sound off on how companies can work with their third-party suppliers and partners to secure the end-to-end supply chain.
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Facebook Fined $11.3M for Privacy Violations

Tue, 11/12/2018 - 22:19
Italy's regulator found the social giant guilty of misleading consumers as to what it does with their data.
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Zero-Day Bug Fixed by Microsoft in December Patch Tuesday

Tue, 11/12/2018 - 22:02
Microsoft patches nine critical bugs as part of December Patch Tuesday roundup.
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Data Privacy Issues Trigger Soul Searching in Tech Industry

Tue, 11/12/2018 - 18:51
Consumers are growing angry when it comes to data misuse - but the real change will need to come from the tech industry's culture when it comes to privacy.
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Cobalt Group Pushes Revamped ThreadKit Malware

Tue, 11/12/2018 - 18:40
Threat actors have updated their malware to include a macro-based delivery framework.
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Adobe December 2018 Security Update Fixes Reader, Acrobat

Tue, 11/12/2018 - 17:42
The update includes a raft of critical code-execution problems.
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