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Romance scammer who targeted 670 women gets 28 months in jail

h, 01/17/2022 - 15:13
Found love online? Sending them money? Friends and family warning you it could be a scam? Don't be too quick to dismiss their concerns...
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Serious Security: Linux full-disk encryption bug fixed – patch now!

p, 01/14/2022 - 18:58
Imagine if someone who didn't have your password could sneakily modify data that was encrypted with it.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

REvil ransomware crew allegedly busted in Russia, says FSB

p, 01/14/2022 - 15:48
The Russian Federal Security Bureau has just published a report about the investigation and arrest of the infamous "REvil" ransomware crew.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

S3 Ep65: Supply chain conniption, NetUSB hole, Honda flashback, FTC muscle [Podcast + Transcript]

cs, 01/13/2022 - 16:26
Latest episode -listen to it or read it now!
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Wormable Windows HTTP hole – what you need to know

sze, 01/12/2022 - 17:24
One bug in the January 2022 Patch Tuesday list is getting lots of attention: "HTTP Protocol Stack Remote Code Execution Vulnerability".
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Home routers with NetUSB support could have critical kernel hole

k, 01/11/2022 - 18:42
Got a router that supports USB access across the network? You might need a kernel update...
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

JavaScript developer destroys own projects in supply chain “lesson”

k, 01/11/2022 - 01:54
Two popular open source JavaScript packages recently got "hacked" in a smbolic gesture by the original project creator.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Honda cars in flashback to 2002 – “Can’t Get You Out Of My Head”

szo, 01/08/2022 - 03:53
Where were YOU on the night of 17 May 2002? And what about the day after that?
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Log4Shell-like security hole found in popular Java SQL database engine H2

p, 01/07/2022 - 17:32
"It's Log4Shell, Jim, but not as we know it." How to find and fix a JNDI-based vuln in the H2 Database Engine.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

S3 Ep64: Log4Shell again, scammers keeping busy, and Apple Home bug [Podcast + Transcript]

cs, 01/06/2022 - 14:44
We're back for 2022 - listen now!
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

FTC threatens “legal action” over unpatched Log4j and other vulns

sze, 01/05/2022 - 17:37
Remember the Equifax breach? Remember the $700m penalty? In case you'd forgotten, here's the FTC to refresh your memory!
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Apple Home software bug could lock you out of your iPhone

k, 01/04/2022 - 18:23
The finder of this bug insists it "poses a serious risk". We're not so sure, but we recommend you take steps to avoid it anyway.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Instagram copyright infringment scams – don’t get sucked in!

cs, 12/30/2021 - 15:40
We deconstructed a copyright phish so you don't have to. Be warned: the crooks are getting better at these scams...
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Log4Shell vulnerability Number Four: “Much ado about something”

sze, 12/29/2021 - 17:12
It's a Log4j bug, and you ought to patch it. But we don't think it's a critical crisis like the last one.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

SFW! The Top N Cyber­security Stories of 2021 (for small positive integer values of N)

p, 12/24/2021 - 18:44
Happy Holidays! Our Top N stories, all totally SFW!
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

The cool retro phone with a REAL DIAL… plus plenty of IoT problems

cs, 12/23/2021 - 18:58
You know you want one, because this retro phone is NOT A TOY... except when it comes to cybersecurity.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Plundered bitcoins recovered by FBI – all 3,879-and-one-sixth of them!

sze, 12/22/2021 - 18:57
Phew! An audacious crime... that didn't work out.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Apache’s other product: Critical bugs in ‘httpd’ web server, patch now!

k, 12/21/2021 - 18:57
The Apache web server just got an update - this one is nothing to do with Log4j!
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Log4Shell: The Movie… a short, safe visual tour for work and home

h, 12/20/2021 - 14:20
Be happy that your sysadmins are taking one (three, actually!) for the team right now... here's why!
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Serious Security: OpenSSL fixes “error conflation” bugs – how mixing up mistakes can lead to trouble

p, 12/17/2021 - 18:57
Have you ever seen the message "An error occurred"? Even worse, the message "This error cannot occur"? Facts matter!
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek