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Google pulls 500 malicious Chrome extensions after researcher tip-off

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Google has abruptly pulled over 500 Chrome extensions from its Web Store that researchers discovered were stealing browsing data and executing click fraud and malvertising.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Google forced to reveal anonymous reviewer’s details

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A court has forced Google to reveal the details of an anonymous poster who published an unpalatable review of a dentist.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Senator calls for dedicated US data protection agency

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The US needs a data protection agency of its own, and Kirsten Gillibrand wants to be the one that makes it happen.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Police bust alleged operator of Bitcoin mixing service Helix

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The Ohio man is charged with running a Bitcoin mixer to launder over $300m—now worth $3.6b—on behalf of Dark Net crooks trying to hide out.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Monday review – the hot 24 stories of the week

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Get yourself up to date with everything we've written in the last seven days - it's weekly roundup time.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Bluetooth bugs – researchers find 10 “Sweyntooth” security holes

p, 02/14/2020 - 18:47
More trouble in the Internet of Things - Bluetooth firmware code in many devices is found to have numerous bugs.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Cookie-nabbing app could have served users side helping of XSS

p, 02/14/2020 - 13:29
A popular GDPR compliance WordPress plugin vendor has patched a flaw that rendered both site visitors and admins vulnerable to XSS attacks.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Suspect who refused to decrypt hard drives released after four years

p, 02/14/2020 - 13:12
The US Court of Appeals ruled that he couldn't continue to be held for refusing to give up his passcodes.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Facebook ices in-app dating in EU after questions from regulator

p, 02/14/2020 - 12:28
The app's rollout in the EU has been delayed until Facebook can show privacy regulators its data protection workings.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Self-driving car dataset missing labels for pedestrians, cyclists

p, 02/14/2020 - 12:10
Udacity Dataset 2, used to train thousands of engineers, contained thousands of unlabeled vehicles and hundreds of unlabeled pedestrians.
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p, 02/14/2020 - 11:51
An old, dormant domain is going on sale - and the results could be catastrophic for enterprises with common Active Directory misconfigurations.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Firefox six-weekly security fixes are out – get them now!

cs, 02/13/2020 - 15:16
No zero-day bugs, so by updating promptly you are keeping ahead of the crooks, not merely catching up!
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Dell fixes privilege elevation bug in support software

cs, 02/13/2020 - 14:43
Users of Dell SupportAssist should patch their software immediately to fix a software bug that could lead to arbitrary code execution.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

IE zero day and heap of RDP flaws fixed in February Patch Tuesday

cs, 02/13/2020 - 13:52
Microsoft has finally patched the Internet Explorer (IE) zero-day flaw the company said in January was being used in “limited targeted attacks”.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

FBI: Cybercrime tore a $3.5b hole in victims’ pockets last year

cs, 02/13/2020 - 13:45
The FBI's Internet Crime Report shows that business email comprise is the biggest money-maker for cybercriminals.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Google to force Nest users to turn on 2FA

cs, 02/13/2020 - 12:06
Nest users who aren't using 2FA or a Google account will be required to take an extra step by verifying their identity via email.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Mozilla issues final warning to websites using TLS 1.0

sze, 02/12/2020 - 17:13
From March, the Firefox, Chrome, Safari and Edge browsers will show warnings when users visit websites that only support TLS versions 1.0 or 1.1.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

US charges four Chinese military members with Equifax hack

sze, 02/12/2020 - 12:48
The indictment suggests the hack was part of a series of major data thefts organized by Chinese military and intelligence agencies.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Data about inmates and jail staff spilled by leaky prison app

sze, 02/12/2020 - 11:16
A web-mapping project came across detainees' prescriptions and other PII that could be used by identity thieves to victimize prisoners.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek