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Infosec News Feed

An aggregated list of cybersecurity publications
2022-09-16 20:37:00 UTC
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
Attacker Apparently Didn't Have to Breach a Single System to Pwn Uber

Alleged teen hacker claims he found an admin password in a network share inside Uber that allowed complete access to ride-sharing giant's AWS, Windows, Google Cloud, VMware, and other environments.

2022-09-16 20:00:00 UTC
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
Tackling Financial Fraud With Machine Learning

Financial services firms need to learn how — and when — to put machine learning to use.

2022-09-16 18:30:00 UTC
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
Real Estate Phish Swallows 1,000s of Microsoft 365 Credentials

The attacks showcase broader security concerns as phishing grows in volume and sophistication, especially given that Windows Defender's Safe Links feature for identifying malicious links in emails completely failed in the campaign.

2022-09-16 18:00:00 UTC
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
Keep Today's Encrypted Data From Becoming Tomorrow's Treasure

Building quantum resilience requires C-suite commitment, but it doesn't have to mean tearing out existing infrastructure.

2022-09-16 17:55:00 UTC
Krebs on Security
Krebs on Security
Botched Crypto Mugging Lands Three U.K. Men in Jail

Three men in the United Kingdom were arrested this month after police responding to an attempted break-in at a residence stopped their car as they fled the scene. The authorities found weapons and a police uniform in the trunk, and say the trio intended to assault a local man and force him to hand over virtual currencies. 

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2022-09-16 17:24:00 UTC
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
DDoS Attack Against Eastern Europe Target Sets New Record

The target has been under relentless DDoS attack, which ultimately set a new packets-per-second record for Europe.

2022-09-16 16:10:00 UTC
The Daily Swig
The Daily Swig
NETGEAR resolves router vulnerabilities in bundled gaming component

Silicon Valley vendor tackles command injection and MitM-to-RCE issues

2022-09-16 15:54:00 UTC
HackRead
HackRead
Akamai Mitigated Record-Breaking DDoS Attack Against European Customer

By Waqas

Threat actors managed to target more than 1,800 IP addresses of a single organization, and the DDoS attack was dispersed at six different locations.

This is a post from HackRead.com Read the original post: Akamai Mitigated Record-Breaking DDoS Attack Against European Customer

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2022-09-16 15:43:00 UTC
Naked Security | Sophos
Naked Security | Sophos
UBER HAS BEEN HACKED, boasts hacker – how to stop it happening to you

Uber is all over the news for a widely-publicised data breach. We help you answer the question, "How do I stop this happening to me?"

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2022-09-16 15:26:00 UTC
The Daily Swig
The Daily Swig
Uber hack linked to hardcoded secrets spotted in powershell script

Social engineering attack compromises internal networks and Uber’s bug bounty reports