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Google’s April Android Security Bulletin Warns of 3 Critical Bugs

Tue, 02/04/2019 - 16:32
Google's April Android Security update fixed 12 Android-specific vulnerabilities including three critical remote code execution flaws.
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Financial Apps are Ripe for Exploit via Reverse Engineering

Tue, 02/04/2019 - 10:01
White hat hacker reverse engineers financial apps and finds a treasure trove of security issues.
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March Madness Scams Give Attackers Fast Break

Mon, 01/04/2019 - 21:15
Researchers have seen March Madness-related phishing scams, fake domains and adware spike as cybercriminals take a pass at tournament viewers.
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Google Warns of Growing Android Attack Vector: Backdoored SDKs and Pre-Installed Apps

Mon, 01/04/2019 - 18:45
Google said in 2018 it tracked a rise in the number of potentially harmful apps found on Android devices that were either pre-installed or delivered via over-the-air updates.
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ThreatList: Game of Thrones, a Top Malware Conduit for Cybercriminals

Mon, 01/04/2019 - 16:40
As Game of Thrones' eighth season gets ready to kick off, a new report says the popular TV show accounted for 17 percent of all infected pirated content in the last year.
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Google Play Boots Italian Spyware Apps That Infected Hundreds

Mon, 01/04/2019 - 16:15
Google Play has removed 25 malicious apps that were downloading spyware, dubbed Exodus, onto victims' phones.
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Medical Weed Dispensary Exposes Health Data for Thousands

Sat, 30/03/2019 - 13:00
As to how the breach happened, the company is so far keeping details tightly rolled up.
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Undocumented Intel VISA Tech Can Be Abused, Researchers Allege

Fri, 29/03/2019 - 21:05
Researchers at Black Hat Asia said that Intel VISA, an undocumented testing tool, can be abused using previously-disclosed vulnerabilities.
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Critical Bug in Cisco WebEx Browser Extensions Allows Remote Code-Execution

Fri, 29/03/2019 - 19:04
Users of the conferencing platform should update immediately.
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Magento Patches Critical SQL Injection and RCE Vulnerabilities

Fri, 29/03/2019 - 16:26
Magento patched 37 flaws Thursday, including a stored cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability that could have let an attacker take over a site.
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Zero-Day Bug Lays Open TP-Link Smart Home Router

Fri, 29/03/2019 - 16:06
An exploit would allow an attacker to establish a persistent backdoor for ongoing remote access.
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Critical Rockwell Automation Bug in Drive Component Puts IIoT Plants at Risk

Fri, 29/03/2019 - 14:13
A critical Rockwell Automation flaw could be exploited to manipulate an industrial drive’s physical process and or even stop it.
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Lazarus Group Widens Tactics in Cryptocurrency Attacks

Thu, 28/03/2019 - 16:12
MacOS users, as well as Windows, are in the cross-hairs, especially those based in South Korea.
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Gamers Urged to Patch Critical Bugs in GOG Galaxy

Thu, 28/03/2019 - 14:51
Video game digital distribution platform GOG Galaxy Games has patched two critical privilege escalation flaws that could allow arbitrary code execution.
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Cisco Releases Flood of Patches for IOS XE and Small Business Routers

Wed, 27/03/2019 - 21:48
The networking giant issued 27 patches impacting a wide range of its products running the ISO XE software.
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FTC Demands Broadband Providers Reveal Data Handling Practices

Wed, 27/03/2019 - 21:08
The FTC is ordering seven companies - including AT&T, T-Mobile, Comcast and more - to outline what data they collect, what they use the data for, and how transparent they're being with consumers.
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Grindr Poses National Security Risk, U.S. Gov Says

Wed, 27/03/2019 - 17:41
According to a report, Grindr's Chinese owners are selling the platform after concerns were raised about user data handling.
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Gamers Beware: Nvidia Fixes High-Severity GeForce Experience Bug

Wed, 27/03/2019 - 15:37
Versions of GeForce Experience for Windows before 3.18 are open to a bug that can allow denial of service and remote code execution.
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Cybercriminals Have a Heyday with WinRAR Bug in Fresh Campaigns

Wed, 27/03/2019 - 15:26
With new attacks on the Israeli military and social-work educators, exploitation of the 19-year-old flaw shows no signs of slowing down.
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Ransomware Behind Norsk Hydro Attack Takes On Wiper-Like Capabilities

Wed, 27/03/2019 - 12:48
Researchers are still looking for answers when it comes to LockerGoga's initial infection method - and what the attackers behind the ransomware really want.
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