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Three-Fourths of Consumers Don’t Trust Facebook, Threatpost Poll Finds

Fri, 19/04/2019 - 20:45
On the heels of several Facebook data privacy snafus this week - and over the past year - users no longer trust the platform.
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Insecure Ride App Database Leaks Data of 300K Iranian Drivers

Fri, 19/04/2019 - 17:37
A researcher said that millions of records were leaking 300,000 Tap30 drivers' names, ID numbers and phone numbers.
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Weather Channel Knocked Off-Air in Dangerous Precedent

Thu, 18/04/2019 - 21:21
The incident was the work of malicious cyberattackers.
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Shopify Flaw Exposed Thousands of Merchants’ Revenue, Traffic Numbers

Thu, 18/04/2019 - 19:56
The flaw, which existed in a Shopify API endpoint, has been patched.
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Poll: Facebook Harvests Email Contacts for 1.5M Users – Is Enough, Enough?

Thu, 18/04/2019 - 19:03
Take our short poll on how far Facebook can push its luck.
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Easter Attack Affects Half a Billion Apple iOS Users via Chrome Bug

Thu, 18/04/2019 - 17:00
The U.S-focused eGobbler malvertising attacks are exploiting an unpatched Google Chrome bug.
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Cisco Patches Critical Flaw In ASR 9000 Routers

Thu, 18/04/2019 - 14:04
The flaw could enable an unauthenticated, remote attacker to access the devices, Cisco said.
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Ubiquitous Bug Allows HIPAA-Protected Malware to Hide Behind Medical Images

Wed, 17/04/2019 - 21:59
The ubiquitous nature of the flaw opens the door for rapidly spreading, crippling cyberattacks.
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Researchers: Facebook’s Data-Leveraging Scandal Puts Users on Notice

Wed, 17/04/2019 - 20:53
After a report revealed that Facebook used user data to leverage its relationships with other companies, researchers are stressing that both firms and users need to re-assess data privacy.
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State-Sponsored DNS Hijacking Infiltrates 40 Firms Globally

Wed, 17/04/2019 - 18:32
An ongoing campaign, active since 2017, has been stealing credentials via global DNS hijacking attacks.
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ThreatList: Bad Bots Account for a Fifth of All Web Traffic, FinServ Hit the Worst

Wed, 17/04/2019 - 16:34
The financial services industry sees nearly half of all website traffic coming from malicious bots.
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Oracle Squashes 53 Critical Bugs in April Security Update

Wed, 17/04/2019 - 14:33
Overall Oracle patched 297 flaws across multiple product as part of its April security update.
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RatVermin Spyware Targets Ukraine Gov Agencies

Tue, 16/04/2019 - 20:04
Researchers are pinning a recent phishing campaign against Ukraine government agencies on the Luhansk People's Republic, a proto-state in eastern Ukraine which declared independence in 2015.
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Wipro Confirms Hack and Supply Chain Attacks on Customers

Tue, 16/04/2019 - 19:01
The IT giant's networks were infiltrated and used to mount supply-chain attacks on its enterprise customers.
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Windows Zero-Day Emerges in Active Exploits

Tue, 16/04/2019 - 17:13
Patched just last week, the Windows kernel bug is being used for full system takeover.
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Malspam Campaigns Distribute HawkEye Keylogger, Post Ownership Change

Tue, 16/04/2019 - 15:34
After the HawkEye malware kit underwent an ownership change and new development, researchers are spotting the keylogger used in several malicious email campaigns.
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TicTocTrack Smartwatch Flaws Can Be Abused to Track Kids

Mon, 15/04/2019 - 19:43
A popular Australian smartwatch's tracking capabilities expose its user's locations, personal data and more.
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Fake Instagram Apps on Google Play Harvest User Logins

Mon, 15/04/2019 - 17:46
The apps, which claim to help users rack up followers, are well-rated and have been downloaded tens of thousands of times.
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Authentication Bypass Bug Hits Top Enterprise VPNs

Mon, 15/04/2019 - 16:24
Business users of Cisco, F5 Networks, Palo Alto Networks and Pulse Secure platforms are impacted, according the U.S. government.
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Microsoft Outlook Breach Widens in Scope, Impacting MSN And Hotmail – Report

Mon, 15/04/2019 - 14:59
A Microsoft Outlook breach that was disclosed on Friday is thought to be much larger than previously said, a new report found.
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