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Mar-a-Lago intruder had instant-malware-inflicting thumb drive

sze, 04/10/2019 - 12:43
Ms. Zhang's infected USB drive instantly went to work on a Secret Service agent's PC. He shut it down immediately "to halt the corruption."
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Check your Verizon FiOS Quantum Gateway G1100 router now

sze, 04/10/2019 - 12:24
Owners of Verizon’s FiOS Quantum Gateway (G1100) routers should check the firmware has been updated after a security company made public three significant security flaws.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Two robocallers fined $3m for Google listings scam

sze, 04/10/2019 - 12:20
The robocall scammers were defrauding small businesses who were scared of seeing their Google search listings drop off.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Two teens charged with jamming school Wi-Fi to get out of exams

sze, 04/10/2019 - 11:56
They're facing charges of computer criminal activity after allegedly disrupting the network at the request of their friends.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Knock and don’t run: the tale of the relentless hackerbots

k, 04/09/2019 - 15:14
If you have an IoT device in your home, you could be receiving an average of 13 login attempts to these devices per minute, according to Matt Boddy's latest research.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Chrome, Safari and Opera criticised for removing privacy setting

k, 04/09/2019 - 13:03
Forthcoming versions of the Chrome, Apple Safari and Opera are in the process of removing the ability to disable a long-ignored tracking feature called hyperlink auditing pings.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Airbnb says sorry after man detects hidden camera with network scan

k, 04/09/2019 - 13:03
His family of 7 was one network scan away from potentially being livestreamed by their host.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Hacker unlocks Samsung S10 with 3D-printed fingerprint

k, 04/09/2019 - 12:48
According to a video posted on the Imgur site Friday, it’s possible to bypass the biometrics on the new Galaxy S10 range using a 3D-printed fingerprint in minutes.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Fired sysadmin pleads guilty to doxxing five senators on Wikipedia

k, 04/09/2019 - 12:45
Cosko, 27, pleaded guilty to five counts including making public restricted personal information, computer fraud, witness tampering and obstruction of justice,
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Bootstrap supply chain attack is another attempt to poison the barrel

h, 04/08/2019 - 13:53
Somebody smuggled something bad into the vast third-party, open-source supply chain we all depend upon.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Microsoft lets Windows users off the update leash

h, 04/08/2019 - 13:01
Microsoft has announced some big changes that will finally give Windows users more control over updates and releases.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Firefox draws battle lines against push notification spam

h, 04/08/2019 - 12:53
Mozilla doesn’t yet know how to solve the problem of website push notification spam in the Firefox browser, but it’s working on it.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Myspace songs come back from the dead

h, 04/08/2019 - 12:44
It's fewer than 1% of the 50 million songs and videos Myspace lost, but hey, it's better than nothing!
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Monday review – the hot 25 stories of the week

h, 04/08/2019 - 10:27
From a Russian GPS spoofing campaign to the Facebook apps leaking millions of records - it's weekly roundup time.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Serious Security: GPS week rollover and the other sort of “zero day”

p, 04/05/2019 - 16:59
Tomorrow night, the GPS "earth clock" has a Y2K event - but here's why you should be OK.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Patch now! Magento e-commerce sites targeted by SQLi attacks

p, 04/05/2019 - 15:35
If you're a Magento admin, stop what you’re doing and patch now.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Hoax! Nope, hackers aren’t posting invisible sexual videos on your wall

p, 04/05/2019 - 13:47
A Facebook hoax from 2011 is doing the rounds again. Don't fall for it, do something useful instead.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Nvidia patches severe bugs in edge computing modules

p, 04/05/2019 - 13:01
Nvidia has released 13 patches targeting two low-end embedded computing boards.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

New law will punish social media companies for users’ violent content

p, 04/05/2019 - 12:46
Australian law makers have responded very quickly to the Christchurch shootings.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Why ‘PWNED!’ is appearing on some GPS smartwatches

cs, 04/04/2019 - 15:01
Over 20 models of smartwatches, some bought for kids, allow for creeps to eavesdrop and track users, in spite of a ban.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek