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90% off Ray-Bans? It’s a 100% Instagram SCAM!

k, 06/18/2019 - 13:05
The ads look like they're been shared by friends, but they're really pod people who've hijacked accounts.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Bella Thorne steals hacker’s thunder, publishes nude photos herself

k, 06/18/2019 - 12:45
Sheesh! At this rate, extortionists are going to have to seek alternate employment.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

The US is reportedly seeding Russia’s power grid with malware

k, 06/18/2019 - 12:24
The US is alleged to have been quietly planting malware throughout Russia's energy networks in response to years of Russian attacks on its own power grid.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Phishing attack lures victims with encrypted message alert

k, 06/18/2019 - 12:19
Why are phishing emails so enduringly popular with the bad guys? A new approach may suggest that curiosity is at play.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Yubico recalls FIPS Yubikey tokens after flaw found

h, 06/17/2019 - 13:28
Security token maker Yubico has issued an important advisory affecting high-end versions of its YubiKey authentication key.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Privacy foul for soccer league app that eavesdropped on users

h, 06/17/2019 - 13:28
The LaLiga app used phones' GPS and microphones to sniff out bars that were broadcasting soccer matches illegally.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

I’d like to add you to my professional network of people to spy on

h, 06/17/2019 - 12:32
A deepfake was reportedly spotted in the wild: LinkedIn's well-connected, young, attractive Eurasia/Russia expert "Katie Jones."
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Widely used medical infusion pump can be remotely hijacked

h, 06/17/2019 - 12:05
These vulnerable infusion pumps can be remotely hacked to alter the delivery of IV fluids and medications such as painkillers or insulin.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Monday review – the hot 21 stories of the week

h, 06/17/2019 - 11:48
From the GoldBrute botnet to Microsoft's battle with irresponsibly disclosed bugs - and everything in between. It's your weekly roundup.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Critical flaw found in Evernote Web Clipper for Chrome

p, 06/14/2019 - 13:46
Anyone using it in its unpatched state is at risk not only of a compromise of their Evernote account but, potentially, of third-party accounts too.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Android phones can now be security keys for iOS devices

p, 06/14/2019 - 12:48
Hey, iOS users. Got a spare Android phone lying around? Now, you can use it as a secure access key for online services.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Facebook got 187,000 users’ data with snoopy VPN app

p, 06/14/2019 - 12:41
According to a letter it sent to Sen. Richard Blumenthal, that's 31,000 US users, with the rest in India.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Cop arrested following explicit chat with bogus 16yo girl

p, 06/14/2019 - 12:24
A male college student Snapchat-filtered himself into a young girl and went out to catch a predator. The first one he caught was a Californian cop.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Facebook keeps deepfake of Mark Zuckerberg

cs, 06/13/2019 - 16:35
"Whoever controls the data, controls the future," says the evil Zuck, who, according to the platform's current policy, won't be taken down.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Backpacker claims to find a network of hidden webcams in farm stay

cs, 06/13/2019 - 16:26
In the bug repellent gizmo, in the shower, in the little birds glued to the footboard—all hiding webcams, alleges the Dutch backpacker.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Vim devs fix system-pwning text editor bug

cs, 06/13/2019 - 16:02
Diehard text editor users everywhere breathed a sigh of relief this week as the open source community fixed a bug in one of the most venerable *nix programs: Vim.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Microsoft’s battle with SandboxEscaper zero days turns into grim Groundhog Day

cs, 06/13/2019 - 13:55
Why is SandboxEscaper releasing vulnerabilities in such an irresponsible way? It matters not - Microsoft must patch what’s in front of it whatever the backstory.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Critical Adobe Flash player bug and more in June’s Patch Tuesday

sze, 06/12/2019 - 17:16
June patch Tuesday features fixes from Adobe and Microsoft for critical flaws including a remote code vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

FBI warns users to be wary of phishing sites abusing HTTPS

sze, 06/12/2019 - 12:55
Why you shouldn't trust a website simply because it's secured using HTTPS and backed by the green padlock symbol.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Radiohead releases ‘OK Computer’ sessions that hacker tried to ransom

sze, 06/12/2019 - 11:44
The band shrugged off the threat and released the files on Bandcamp. They're long and not very interesting, they said.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek