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WhatsApp fights the spread of deadly fake news with recipient limit

k, 01/22/2019 - 11:28
WhatsApp has capped the number of people you can forward messages to, after India was seized by rumour-inspired mob lynchings.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

DNC targeted by Russian hackers beyond 2018 midterms, it claims

k, 01/22/2019 - 08:02
The Democratic National Committee has filed a civil complaint accusing Russia of trying to hack its computers as recently as November 2018.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Is the Ten Year Challenge a Facebook scam???

h, 01/21/2019 - 14:35
Get a grip.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Twitter bug exposed some Android private tweets to public view

h, 01/21/2019 - 14:17
The latest privacy glitch, which went unnoticed for over four years, may trigger yet another EU privacy probe.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Attackers used a LinkedIn job ad and Skype call to breach bank’s defences

h, 01/21/2019 - 14:05
A Chilean Senator has taken to Twitter with alarming news – the company running the country’s ATM network suffered a serious cyberattack.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

State agency exposes 3TB of data, including FBI info and remote logins

h, 01/21/2019 - 13:39
Oklahoma’s Department of Securities (ODS) exposed 3TB of files in plain text containing sensitive data on the public internet this month.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Tim Cook demands a way for users to delete their personal data

h, 01/21/2019 - 12:33
The Apple CEO wants the FTC to set up a data-broker clearinghouse so people can see the data that companies have collected on them.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Monday review – the hot 23 stories of the week

h, 01/21/2019 - 11:07
From WhatsApps that aren't meant for you to the highly promising USB-C authentication, and everything in between. It's weekly roundup time.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Serious Security: What 2000 years of cryptography can teach us

v, 01/20/2019 - 01:08
Here's a fascinating history of cryptography that has plenty to teach you - and you don't need a degree in mathematics to follow along!
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Vast data-berg washes up 1.16 billion pwned records

p, 01/18/2019 - 13:33
Have I Been Pwned? (HIBP) has revealed a huge cache of breached email addresses and passwords, which it has named Collection #1.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Google cracks down on access to your Android phone and SMS data

p, 01/18/2019 - 13:16
Android apps that want access to your call and SMS data now have to pass muster with Google's team of reviewers.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Did you know you can see the ad boxes Facebook sorts us into?

p, 01/18/2019 - 12:49
...or that they can edit the (often inaccurate) pigeon-holes Facebook likes to put us in, a study found.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Ep. 015 – USB anti-hacking, bypassing 2FA and government insecurity [PODCAST]

p, 01/18/2019 - 12:22
Here's the latest Naked Security podcast - enjoy!
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

YouTube bans dangerous and harmful pranks and challenges

p, 01/18/2019 - 11:33
The platform can't keep us from driving while blindfolded, but at least it can remove videos that glorify our more brainless moments.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Email crooks swindle woman out of $150K from home sale

cs, 01/17/2019 - 15:13
She sent her bank account details three times, she said. Unfortunately, they wound up in crooks' hands, and her money wound up in their pockets.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Microsoft font gives away forgery in bankruptcy case

cs, 01/17/2019 - 14:34
In a case that could be straight out of a legal TV drama, a computing font has cost a couple two houses in a Canadian bankruptcy case.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Change your password! VoIP provider leaves huge database exposed online

cs, 01/17/2019 - 14:28
A researcher has discovered an exposed database containing gigabytes of call logs, SMS data, and internal system credentials belonging to US Voice-over-IP (VoIP) service provider VOIPo.com.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Two charged with hacking company filings out of SEC’s EDGAR system

cs, 01/17/2019 - 12:51
They're charged with phishing and inflicting malware to get into the EDGAR filing system, stealing thousands of filings, and selling access.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Are you sure those WhatsApp messages are meant for you?

sze, 01/16/2019 - 13:26
Abby Fuller got a shock when she logged into WhatsApp using a new telephone number. She found someone else’s messages waiting for her.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Intel patches another security flaw in SGX technology

sze, 01/16/2019 - 13:19
Of the six advisories Intel released last week, the most interesting is a flaw discovered in the company’s Software Guard Extensions (SGX).
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

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