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More ad fraud apps found hiding on Google Play Store

sze, 06/17/2020 - 12:21
Fraudulent Android app developers have been discovered trying to manipulate Google’s Play Store security by removing suspicious code before adding it back in to see what trips detection systems.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

eBay staff charged with cyberstalking, sending fetal pig and spiders

sze, 06/17/2020 - 12:11
6 execs and employees have been charged with cyberharassing a couple who published an e-commerce newsletter sometimes critical of the company.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Intel announces “exploit busting” features in its next processor chips

k, 06/16/2020 - 18:57
More bad news for cybercrooks... we hope.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

‘Anonymous’ takes down Atlanta Police Dept. site after police shooting

k, 06/16/2020 - 16:24
Hackers affiliating themselves with the hacktivist label have joined the Black Lives Matter backlash after a fatal police shooting on Friday.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Eavesdroppers can use light bulbs to listen in from afar

k, 06/16/2020 - 15:39
Researchers have developed an ingenious way to eavesdrop from a distance without relying on planted bugs: they just stare at a light bulb.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

You’ve heard of sextortion – now there’s “breachstortion”, too..

h, 06/15/2020 - 18:57
Sextortion again - but with "we hacked your website and stole all your data" instead of "we hacked your webcam and made a video".
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Congress wants to know who is using spyware against the US

h, 06/15/2020 - 17:51
A 2021 intelligence funding draft bill mandates a report on surveillance vendors and which countries or other actors are using spyware.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Microsoft Azure users leave front door open for cryptomining crooks

h, 06/15/2020 - 16:30
Microsoft has discovered a campaign that exploits Kubernetes to install cryptomining software in its Azure cloud.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Monday review – the hot 13 stories of the week

h, 06/15/2020 - 11:15
Get yourself up to date with everything we've written in the last seven days - it's weekly roundup time.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Intel patches chip flaw that could leak your cryptographic secrets

p, 06/12/2020 - 17:33
Intel chip features that were intended to help you do cryptography better could have leaked your inner secrets.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Facebook paid for a 0-day to help FBI unmask child predator

p, 06/12/2020 - 13:01
A third-party cybersecurity firm were paid to drill a hole in a Tor-reliant operating system to uncover a man who spent years sextorting young girls.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Twitter wants to know if you meant to share that article

p, 06/12/2020 - 11:40
In a bid to stop the spread of fake news Twitter has launched a test feature to remind users to read articles before retweeting them.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Crooks hijack “Black Lives Matter” to spread zombie malware

cs, 06/11/2020 - 18:58
The email says it will let you have your say anonymously about Black Lives Matter.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Bitcoin scammers take YouTube channels for a SpaceX ride

cs, 06/11/2020 - 13:24
Multiple hijacked YouTube accounts impersonated Elon Musk's Space X channel in a Bitcoin scheme that ripped off a total of more than $163,000.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Microsoft squishes 129 bugs with Patch Tuesday updates

cs, 06/11/2020 - 11:13
Patch Tuesday was this week and software giant Microsoft released patches to fix 129 CVEs, 11 of which are rated critical.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

‘Bot or Not?’ – a game to train us to spot chatbots faking it as humans

sze, 06/10/2020 - 15:15
Can you tell whether you're talking to a human or AI?
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Babylon mobile health app mixes up patient consultation videos

sze, 06/10/2020 - 14:48
A heatlh care app user found 50 "consultation replay" videos in his personal profile - but they weren't his.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Billions of devices affected by UPnP vulnerability

sze, 06/10/2020 - 14:36
Stop us if you’ve heard this before but a researcher has uncovered a new security vulnerability affecting many devices running the Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) protocol.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Cryptomining criminals under the spotlight – a SophosLabs report

k, 06/09/2020 - 15:59
A new SophosLabs report takes you inside a cryptomining gang.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Facebook labels ‘state-controlled’ Russian, Chinese, Iranian media

k, 06/09/2020 - 15:35
Facebook users will see notices labeling "state-controlled media", based on criteria such as funding, editorial independence, ownership structure and more.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek