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Even Microsoft can’t escape ‘reply all’ email storms

h, 01/28/2019 - 13:10
Of all the calamities that befall email users, few are more dreaded than the ‘reply all’ storm.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

YouTube subscribers getting spammed by celebrity imposters

h, 01/28/2019 - 12:39
YouTube personality Philip DeFranco warned that the messages pretending to be from him and other top influencers are scams.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Monday review – the hot 24 stories of the week

h, 01/28/2019 - 12:00
From the US gov's emergency directive to the 10 Year Challenge, and everything in between. It's weekly roundup time.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Fighting Emotet: lessons from the front line

p, 01/25/2019 - 13:01
Emotet is moving, shape-shifting target for admins and their security software. Here's what we've learned from dealing with outbreaks.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

US gov declares emergency after wave of domain hijacking attacks

p, 01/25/2019 - 11:54
The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has issued an emergency directive tightening DNS security after a recent wave of domain hijacking attacks targeting government websites.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

#DeleteFacebook? #DeleteTwitter? #FatLotOfGood that will do you

p, 01/25/2019 - 11:47
Your likes, interest and personality can be gleaned from as few as 8-9 friends on social media, whether you're on the platform or not.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Cops catch $15m crypto-crook

p, 01/25/2019 - 11:27
A man has been arrested a year after stealing €10m ($15m) of the IoT-focused cryptocurrency IOTA using bogus software that tricked users.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Facebook debuts scam ads reporting tool

p, 01/25/2019 - 11:07
Adverts on Facebook featuring fake celebrity endorsements scam people out of their savings, and Facebook is now doing something about it.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Bomb threat spam may stem from GoDaddy DNS weakness

cs, 01/24/2019 - 14:15
A bomb threat spam campaign that hit North America last month may have been engineered using a flaw in GoDaddy’s domain management process, it was revealed this week.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Supreme Court won’t consider case against defamatory reviews on Yelp

cs, 01/24/2019 - 13:40
The decision means Yelp, and other platforms, are still protected from liability for user-submitted content under the CDA's Section 230.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

How to stop a hacker home invasion! [VIDEO]

cs, 01/24/2019 - 13:14
Did you see the story about the US family whose Nest camera "warned" them of an impending nuclear attack? Here's how to keep hackers out...
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Update now! Apple releases first 2019 iOS and macOS patches

cs, 01/24/2019 - 13:02
Apple has issued its January security updates fixing a list of mostly shared CVE flaws affecting iOS and macOS with a smattering for Safari, watchOS, tvOS, and iCloud for Windows.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

“Proceed with caution”: Microsoft browser says Mail Online is untrustworthy

cs, 01/24/2019 - 12:33
Hanging up on the fact-checkers probably isn't the best way for a news outlet to assure them that it's trustworthy.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Ep. 016 – Email fraud, Android apps, Collection #1 and the 10 year challenge [PODCAST]

sze, 01/23/2019 - 14:11
Here's the latest Naked Security podcast. Enjoy!
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

100 million online bets exposed by leaky database

sze, 01/23/2019 - 14:04
Online gamblers lose their private data as yet another unsecured Elasticsearch database is discovered.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

PewDiePie-spammers and whale-flingers exploit hole in Atlas game

sze, 01/23/2019 - 13:18
Last week hackers allegedly compromised an admin’s Steam account and used it to spawn planes, tanks, and whales in Atlas.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Google fined $57m for data protection violations

sze, 01/23/2019 - 12:28
In a landmark ruling, France’s data protection commissioner has fined Google 50 million Euros (around $57m) for violating Europe’s privacy laws.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Hijacked Nest cam broadcasts bogus warning about incoming missiles

sze, 01/23/2019 - 11:45
A hacked Nest camera broadcast the fake warning about incoming North Korean missiles, sending a family into “five minutes of sheer terror.”
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Rogue websites can turn vulnerable browser extensions into back doors

k, 01/22/2019 - 13:46
A researcher has found that websites can use some extensions to bypass security policies, execute code, and even install other extensions.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Bicycle-riding hitman convicted with Garmin GPS watch location data

k, 01/22/2019 - 12:28
Location data extracted from the athletic hitman's Garmin GPS watch and TomTom sat nav led to his conviction in two gangland murders.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek