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WannaCry hero Hutchins now officially a convicted cybercriminal

v, 04/21/2019 - 17:18
The youngster who spent his own money to protect people from the WannaCry virus has pleaded guilty to malware-related cybercrime charges.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Facebook: we logged 100x more Instagram plaintext passwords than we thought

p, 04/19/2019 - 16:58
Facebook has updated 'tens of thousands of plaintext Instagram passwords ended up in logfile' to say it was more like a million.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Serious Security: Ransomware you’ll never find – and how to stop it

cs, 04/18/2019 - 15:03
What if you got hit by ransomware - but the malware program itself was on the other side of the world where you'd never find it?
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Facebook user data used as bargaining chip, according to leaked docs

cs, 04/18/2019 - 13:56
Leaked internal docs used to claim "privacy was an afterthought" at Facebook
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Google plays Whack-A-Mole with naughty Android developers

cs, 04/18/2019 - 13:34
Android developers without a track record are going to be submitted to more checks in order to stamp out those of “bad faith.”
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Chrome flaw on iOS leads to 500 million unwanted pop-up ads

cs, 04/18/2019 - 13:11
If you own an iOS device and use the Chrome browser, you may have encountered some strange-looking pop-up ads in the past week.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Oracle issues nearly 300 patches in quarterly update

cs, 04/18/2019 - 12:52
Oracle's latest security update covers 297 vulnerabilities, many of which come with a "patch now" warning.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Ep. 028 – SPEWS, Android security and scary Facebook messages [PODCAST]

sze, 04/17/2019 - 16:55
Here's the latest Naked Security podcast - enjoy!
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Mozilla to Apple: Protect user privacy with rotating phone IDs

sze, 04/17/2019 - 13:03
Mozilla has criticized Apple for its latest privacy marketing campaign, urging it to provide more automatic protection for users behind the scenes.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Ad blocker firms rush to fix security bug

sze, 04/17/2019 - 12:59
If you’re using an ad blocker to filter out online commercials, then beware: You might be vulnerable to a new attack revealed on Monday that enables hackers to compromise your browser.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Internet Explorer browser flaw threatens all Windows users

sze, 04/17/2019 - 12:52
Nearly four years after it was replaced by Edge as Microsoft’s preferred Windows browser, researchers keep finding unpleasant security flaws in Internet Explorer (IE).
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Microsoft confirms and Hotmail accounts were breached

sze, 04/17/2019 - 12:45
Between 1 January and 28 March this year hackers were able to access a “limited number” of consumer, Hotmail and MSN Mail email accounts, Microsoft has confirmed.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Google’s location history data shared routinely with police

k, 04/16/2019 - 12:22
Law enforcement officials in the US have been routinely mining Google’s location history data for criminal investigations.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

US feds’ names, home and email addresses hacked and posted online

k, 04/16/2019 - 12:00
A group of hackers that doxxed thousands of federal law enforcement employees last week has struck again.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Watch out! Don’t fall for the Instagram ‘Nasty List’ phishing attack

k, 04/16/2019 - 11:53
Instagram users have been receiving odd messages from followers expressing shock that their accounts have somehow ended up on something called the “Nasty List.”
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Security weakness in popular VPN clients

k, 04/16/2019 - 11:20
Numerous enterprise VPN clients could be vulnerable to a potentially serious security weakness that could be used to spoof access.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Flood of exploits targetting ancient WinRAR flaw continues

h, 04/15/2019 - 14:50
An ancient WinRAR vulnerability made public in February is now well on its way to becoming one of the most widely and rapidly-exploited security flaws of recent times.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Microsoft’s Edge browser reborn after Chromium makeover

h, 04/15/2019 - 14:46
After three years of embarrassing rejection, might Microsoft’s newly-Chromed Edge browser be on the up?
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Is there a link between videogaming and cybercrime? Police think so

h, 04/15/2019 - 14:42
UK police are planning to issue online warnings to young gamers hoping to deter them from a life of cybercrime, they revealed last week.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Dragonblood: Data-leaking flaw in WPA3 Wi-Fi authentication

h, 04/15/2019 - 14:06
Researchers have discovered several holes in a new security protocol for wireless networks.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek