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Are your jilted apps stalking you?

sze, 10/24/2018 - 14:59
“Uninstall?” HA! Uninstall trackers enable app developers to game iOS and Android and continue sending push notifications to fleeing users.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

WordPress takes aim at ancient versions of its software

sze, 10/24/2018 - 14:51
If you’re running a very old version of WordPress on your website, the project’s staff would like a word with you.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Poorly secured SSH servers targeted by Chalubo botnet

sze, 10/24/2018 - 14:47
SophosLabs has detected a new DDoS botnet targeting poorly secured SSH servers - called Chalubo, it is named in honour of its use of the ChaCha stream cipher.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Former high school teacher pleads guilty to hacking celebrities

sze, 10/24/2018 - 12:29
A fifth man has pleaded guilty to federal charges of phishing celebrities' and non-celebrities logins and raiding their iCloud accounts for nude photos.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Are you Cyber Aware? How about your friends and family?

sze, 10/24/2018 - 12:15
A Cyber Aware survey found 30% of Britons still have just one password for all their accounts - so let's help that 30% change their lives!
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Patch now! Multiple serious flaws found in Drupal

k, 10/23/2018 - 15:10
Drupal website owners have some important patching homework to do.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Phishing is still the most commonly used attack on organizations, survey says

k, 10/23/2018 - 15:09
The survey found that the majority of cyberattacks - 75% - came from outsiders, while 25% were due to insiders.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Adult websites shuttered after 1.2 million user details exposed

k, 10/23/2018 - 12:53
It's not even close to the number of users affected by the massive Ashley Madison breach, but the results could be just as devastating to those who are affected.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Why is Elon Musk promoting this Bitcoin scam? (He’s not)

k, 10/23/2018 - 12:34
While scrolling through my Twitter feed I saw a Bitcoin scam so unabashed that it got me thinking.... do such scams really work?
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Pirates! Don’t blame your illegal file sharing on family members

k, 10/23/2018 - 11:25
Stop blaming your piracy on your mum. You can no longer avoid liability by saying that a family member had access to your connection.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Popular website plugin harboured a serious 0-day for years

h, 10/22/2018 - 14:22
The flaw in the popular file uploader allows an attacker to upload files and run their own command line shell on any affected server.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Alleged robber busted after Facebook-friending victim to apologize

h, 10/22/2018 - 13:30
He told her to put down the pizza delivery and all her money on top of it. 26 days later, he found her on Facebook and reached out.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Up to 9.5 million net neutrality comments were fake

h, 10/22/2018 - 12:39
New York has expanded its probe to subpoena 14 industry groups and lobbyists, saying that fake comments "distort[ed] public opinion."
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Maker of LuminosityLink RAT gets 30 months in the clink

h, 10/22/2018 - 11:30
Prosecutors said that the 21-year-old LuminosityLink author had no respect for the law and showed contempt for moral rules and social norms.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Monday review – the hot 20 stories of the week

h, 10/22/2018 - 11:13
From a serious libssh bug to the sextortionists that spoof your email address, and all the stories in between. Catch up with everything we've written in the last seven days - it's weekly roundup time.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

“We know you watch porn” (and here’s fake proof…) [PODCAST]

p, 10/19/2018 - 14:47
Here's Episode 6 of the Naked Security podcast... enjoy!
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Serious D-Link router security flaws may never be patched

p, 10/19/2018 - 13:30
Six routers with serious security flaws are considered end of life (EOL) and may never be updated.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Apple privacy portal lets you see everything it knows about you

p, 10/19/2018 - 12:17
The Apple website's privacy and data area lets you download and correct your data.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

The libssh “login with no password” bug – what you need to know [VIDEO]

cs, 10/18/2018 - 14:44
Here's a video that explains the libssh "no password needed" bug - jargon-free and in plain English. Enjoy...
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Is Google’s Android app unbundling good for security?

cs, 10/18/2018 - 13:33
If you live in the EU, turning on a new Android device after 29 October 2018 could look quite different...
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek