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Bankrupt NCIX customer data resold on Craigslist

h, 09/24/2018 - 13:20
What happens to sensitive customer data when a large company that has collected it over many years suddenly goes bust?
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Facebook faces sanctions if it drags its feet on data transparency

h, 09/24/2018 - 13:08
The EU justice commissioner said she's out of patience. Also, she quit Facebook because it's a "channel of dirt."
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

App developers are STILL allowed to read your Gmails

h, 09/24/2018 - 12:55
Google is still allowing third-party developers access to access its users’ Gmail data, it said in a letter to Senators last week.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Police accidentally tweet bookmarks that reveal surveilled groups

h, 09/24/2018 - 12:16
The Massachusetts State Police (MSP) accidentally spilled some of its opsec onto Twitter last week, uploading a screenshot that revealed browser bookmarks.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

iTunes is assigning you a ‘trust score’ based on emails and phone calls

h, 09/24/2018 - 11:49
It's just a number to detect fraud, not a Black Mirror-esque score that's going to rate us all as social misfits unworthy of wedding invitations.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Monday review – the hot 19 stories of the week

h, 09/24/2018 - 11:26
From iOS security updates to Netflix phishing attacks, catch up with everything we've written in the last seven days - it's weekly roundup time.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Bitcoin flaw could have allowed dreaded 51% takeover

p, 09/21/2018 - 15:35
The scenario was always hypothetical but the fact such a thing was even possible until this week has left some in the Bitcoin community feeling alarmed.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Warning issued as Netflix subscribers hit by phishing attack

p, 09/21/2018 - 13:08
Netflix phishing scammers are at it again, sending emails that try to steal sensitive details from subscribers.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Man who shared Deadpool movie on Facebook faces 6 months in jail

cs, 09/20/2018 - 15:36
US government recommended six months behind bars. That’s one month for every million people that viewed a part of the pirated movie, apparently.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

US military given the power to hack back/defend forward

cs, 09/20/2018 - 13:16
The new preventative cybersecurity powers include potentially acting against countries considered friendly toward the US - a risky move, some say.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

FBI wants to keep “helpful” Mirai botnet authors around

cs, 09/20/2018 - 12:50
The young men behind the powerful IoT device botnet have been working undercover with law enforcement since they were first fingered.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Western Digital goes quiet on unpatched MyCloud flaw

cs, 09/20/2018 - 11:37
Western Digital has failed to patch a serious security vulnerability in its MyCloud NAS drives that it was told about more than a year ago, researchers have alleged.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

URL spoofing – what it is and what to do about it [VIDEO]

sze, 09/19/2018 - 16:24
What happens if your browser doesn't tell you the truth about the identity of the website you're looking at?
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

iOS 12 is here: these are the security features you need to know about

sze, 09/19/2018 - 13:54
One year to the day after iOS 11 appeared, Apple yesterday released its replacement, iOS 12.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Here we Mongo again! Millions of records exposed by insecure database

sze, 09/19/2018 - 13:44
Another day, another poorly configured MongoDB database.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Years on, third party apps still exposing Grindr users’ locations

sze, 09/19/2018 - 13:18
A third party app can use Grindr’s distance data to pinpoint a users location down to a room within a house.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

How Facebook wants to protect political campaigners from hacking

sze, 09/19/2018 - 12:54
The social network is trying to protect candidates, elected officials and their staff from "hackers and foreign adversaries".
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Intel releases firmware update for ME flaw

k, 09/18/2018 - 21:13
It’s only September and yet 2018 is well on its way to being remembered as the year of fixing flaws we didn’t realise were possible in hardware we’d never heard of.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Hackers selling research phished from universities on WhatsApp

k, 09/18/2018 - 15:55
Millions of documents have been stolen from top UK universities and are being sold over WhatsApp for as little as £2.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

91 “child friendly” Android apps accused of exploitation

k, 09/18/2018 - 15:43
New Mexico's AG filed a lawsuit accusing a popular app maker, plus Google's and Twitter's ad platforms, of illegally collecting kids' data.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek