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Rogue Waves: Preparing the Internet for the Next Mega DDoS Attack

Mon, 15/04/2019 - 13:07
Why many attack techniques can be reused – but organizations can't defend against them.
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Romanian Duo Convicted of Malware Scheme Infecting 400,000 Computers

Fri, 12/04/2019 - 17:56
The duo are convicted of infecting 400,000 computers in the U.S. with malware and scamming victims out of millions of dollars.
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North Korea’s Hidden Cobra Strikes U.S. Targets with HOPLIGHT

Fri, 12/04/2019 - 15:58
The custom malware is a spy tool and can also disrupt processes at U.S. assets.
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WordPress Yellow Pencil Plugin Flaws Actively Exploited

Fri, 12/04/2019 - 15:13
Yet another Wordpress plugin, Yellow Pencil Visual Theme Customizer, is being exploited in the wild after two software vulnerabilities were discovered.
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ThreatList: Tax Scammers Launch a Raft of Fake Mobile Apps

Fri, 12/04/2019 - 15:08
Convincing phishing pages and millions of suspicious apps are plaguing tax season.
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WordPress Urges Users to Uninstall Yuzo Plugin After Flaw Exploited

Thu, 11/04/2019 - 18:19
A vulnerability in the Yuzo Related Posts WordPress plugin, used by 60,000 websites, is being exploited in the wild.
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SAS 2019: Fake News Peddlers Adopt Clever New Trick to Fool Facebook, Twitter

Thu, 11/04/2019 - 17:05
At SAS 2019, Recorded Future CTO discusses a new kind of high-profile influence campaign spotted using a new technique: Old news.
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Amazon Auditors Listen to Echo Recordings, Report Says

Thu, 11/04/2019 - 13:54
Amazon is under fire for its privacy policies after a Bloomberg report revealed that the company hires auditors to listen to Echo recordings.
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SAS 2019: Joe FitzPatrick Warns of the ‘$5 Supply Chain Attack’

Wed, 10/04/2019 - 21:11
At the Security Analyst Summit, Threatpost editor Tara Seals catches up with Joe FitzPatrick, researcher with Securing Hardware, to discuss supply chain threats.
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Yahoo Offers $117.5M Settlement in Data Breach Lawsuit

Wed, 10/04/2019 - 16:21
Yahoo is taking a second stab at settling a massive lawsuit regarding the data breaches that the Internet company faced between 2013 and 2016.
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SAS 2019: Triton ICS Malware Hits A Second Victim

Wed, 10/04/2019 - 09:12
In only the second known attack of the Russia-linked malware, which shut down an oil refinery in 2017, another Mideast target has been hit.
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SAS 2019: Gaza Cybergang Blends Sophistication Levels in Highly Effective Spy Effort

Wed, 10/04/2019 - 05:30
The SneakyPastes campaign was highly effective but hardly advanced.
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SAS 2019: Meet ‘TajMahal,’ A New and Highly Advanced APT Framework

Wed, 10/04/2019 - 04:11
A highly sophisticated APT framework has been found targeting a single Central Asian diplomatic entity for years.
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Intel Patches High-Severity Flaws in Media SDK, Mini PC

Tue, 09/04/2019 - 21:11
Overall Intel patched four vulnerabilities, including high-severity flaws in its Media SDK and Intel NUC mini PC.
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Adobe Fixes 24 Critical Flaws in Acrobat Reader, Flash, Shockwave Player

Tue, 09/04/2019 - 19:08
During its regularly scheduled April security update, Adobe overall issued 43 patches, including ones for 24 critical vulnerabilities in eight of its products.
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Samsung Galaxy S10 Fingerprint Sensor Duped With 3D Print

Tue, 09/04/2019 - 17:22
The Samsung Galaxy S10 fingerprint sensor can be fooled in a hack that takes a mere 13 minutes and involves a 3D printed fingerprint.
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Shadow App Development: Insider Threat or Opportunity?

Tue, 09/04/2019 - 16:39
The challenge for most enterprises is that the demand for software is so high that traditional development teams often can’t keep up.
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Verizon Router Command Injection Flaw Impacts Millions

Tue, 09/04/2019 - 14:00
A high-severity flaw in the Verizon Fios Quantum Gateway, used in millions of U.S. homes, could allow for command injection.
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SAS 2019: 4 Stuxnet-Related APTs Form Gossip Girl, an ‘Apex Threat Actor’

Tue, 09/04/2019 - 13:06
Flowershop, Equation, Flame and Duqu appear to have a hand in the different phases of Stuxnet development, all working as part of an operation active as early as 2006.
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SAS 2019: Genesis Marketplace Peddles 60K Stolen Digital Identities

Tue, 09/04/2019 - 08:20
An underground marketplace is selling tens of thousands of compromised digital identities, paving the way for cybercriminals to commit online fraud.
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