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Experian credit-freeze PINs could be revealed by a simple trick

p, 10/12/2018 - 14:28
The credit bureaus' struggles with PINs continue...
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Payment skimmers sneaking on to websites via third party code

p, 10/12/2018 - 13:40
Whatever Magecart is, it’s been blamed for several high-profile payment card breaches this summer.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Instagram tests sharing your location history with Facebook

cs, 10/11/2018 - 15:47
Instagram is testing Facebook Location History - which allows the tracking of precise locations from your device - in its app.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Millions at risk from default webcam passwords

cs, 10/11/2018 - 15:45
Hangzhou Xiongmai Technology Co.,Ltd (Xiongmai), the Chinese manufacturer that made many of the devices left vulnerable to Mirai, is back with another vulnerability that puts millions of devices across the world at risk yet again.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Jailbroken PS4 seller sued by Sony

cs, 10/11/2018 - 15:36
The consoles allegedly sold on eBay by the California man were packed with over 60 pirated games.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Update now! Microsoft fixes 49 bugs, 12 are critical

cs, 10/11/2018 - 13:05
Microsoft’s October Patch Tuesday update made its scheduled appearance on Tuesday with fixes for 49 security flaws across its family of products, 12 of which are listed as ‘critical’.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

How a WhatsApp call could have taken over your phone

sze, 10/10/2018 - 16:36
A WhatsApp buffer overflow that crashed your phone due to audio data sent by a caller meant that just answering a call could spell trouble.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Google+ wakes up to what the rest of us already knew

sze, 10/10/2018 - 13:17
Google's closing down the platform nobody uses and might face a class-action lawsuit over a G+ spawned breach it took 7 months to report.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

291 records breached per second in first half of 2018

sze, 10/10/2018 - 13:11
Over 4.5 billion data records were breached in the first half of this year, according to Gemalto's Breach Level Index released this week.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Cyber tormentor leaves a trail that lands him 17.5 years

sze, 10/10/2018 - 13:04
Ryan S. Lin pleaded guilty to cyberstalking, distribution of child abuse imagery, hoax bomb threats, computer fraud and abuse, and ID theft.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Airport mislays world’s most expensive USB stick

sze, 10/10/2018 - 11:54
In October 2017, a member of the public found a USB stick containing a trove of data on security systems and procedures at one of the world’s busiest airports.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Apple and Amazon hacked by China? Here’s what to do (even if it’s not true)

k, 10/09/2018 - 16:07
Are major US companies really under attack from Chinese "zombie microchips" - and what should we do, whether it's true or not?
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Microsoft hits the brakes on latest Windows 10 update – what to do

k, 10/09/2018 - 14:19
Microsoft has paused the Windows 10 October 2018 update while it investigates reports of deleted profiles and missing files.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Don’t fall for the Facebook ‘2nd friend request’ hoax

k, 10/09/2018 - 14:18
Cloned accounts are a real thing, but this viral message isn't. Don't forward it!
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Hey Portal, what’s that Facebook device in my kitchen?

k, 10/09/2018 - 13:40
The company that wants to move fast and break things is moving in!
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Google ramps up G Suite protections against government-backed attacks

k, 10/09/2018 - 13:19
Security alerts become opt-out by default from 10 October because so few admins opted in.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Unpatched routers bad, doubly unpatched routers worse – much, much worse!

h, 10/08/2018 - 16:58
Two bugs can be four times the trouble! If you missed the last Microtik router patch, you're at risk, but if you're *two* patches behind ...
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Attackers use voicemail hack to steal WhatsApp accounts

h, 10/08/2018 - 12:48
The Israeli National Cybersecurity Authority issued an alert warning that WhatsApp users could lose control of their accounts.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Phantom Secure CEO sold encrypted phones to drug cartels

h, 10/08/2018 - 12:30
The CEO of “uncrackable” phone seller, Phantom Secure, has pleaded guilty to helping drug sellers keep their business locked away from the eyes of law enforcement.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Seven Russian cyberspies indicted for hacking, wire fraud, ID theft

h, 10/08/2018 - 12:26
"Bungling" Russian GRU operatives picked up by Dutch police, linked to OPCW and World Anti-Doping Agency hacks.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek