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Infosec News Feed

An aggregated list of cybersecurity publications
2018-11-21 00:32:00 UTC
ThreatPost
ThreatPost
Sofacy APT Takes Aim with Novel ‘Cannon’ Trojan

The Russian-speaking threat group is changing up its tactics.

Government Malware Web Security Apt Cannon Downloader Malware Russian-speaking Sofacy Spear Phishing Campaign Tactics Trojan
2018-11-20 23:28:00 UTC
HackRead
HackRead
VisionDirect hacked: Hackers infect domains with malicious Google Analytics code

By Waqas

Hackers using Google Adwords & Google Sites to spread malwareVisionDirect, one of Europe’s largest online optical retailer that deals with contact lenses and eye care related products has announced that a number of its domains have suffered a data breach in which hackers stole customers’ credit card and banking data. The data breach, according to […]

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Cyber Crime Hacking News Google Hacking MageCart Malware Security VisionDirect
2018-11-20 20:49:00 UTC
ThreatPost
ThreatPost
Critical Adobe Flash Bug Impacts Windows, macOS, Linux and Chrome OS

Adobe issues patch for a Flash Player vulnerability that could lead to an arbitrary code execution on targeted systems.

Hacks Mobile Security Vulnerabilities Adobe Bug Adobe’s ActionScript Virtual Machine Arbitrary Code Execution Chrome OS Confusion Bug CVE-2018-15981 Flash Player Vulnerable Linux MacOS Type Confusion Bug Windows
2018-11-20 19:59:00 UTC
ThreatPost
ThreatPost
Gmail Glitch Enables Anonymous Messages in Phishing Attacks

A glitch in the UX in Gmail allows the “from” field to be forged so there is no sender listed in the email's header.

Vulnerabilities Web Security "from" Header Forged Sender Gmail Gmail Bug Phishing Spearphishing Spoofing Ux
2018-11-20 18:01:00 UTC
ThreatPost
ThreatPost
APT29 Re-Emerges After 2 Years with Widespread Espionage Campaign

The group is best-known for hacking the DNC ahead of the 2016 presidential election.

Government Malware Web Security APT29 Cobalt Strike Cozy Bear CozyDuke DNC Espionage Campaign FireEye Government Targets Hack Nation State Russia Spear Phishing
2018-11-20 17:19:00 UTC
Ars Technica
Ars Technica
Now it’s Office’s turn to have a load of patches pulled

Two patches pulled altogether; another is known to cause crashes but should be used anyway.

Tech Microsoft Office Patches Security Updates
2018-11-20 16:30:00 UTC
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
6,500 Dark Web Sites Offline After Hosting Service Attacked

The actor behind the attack on Daniel's Hosting, and their initial point of entry, remain unknown.

2018-11-20 14:13:00 UTC
HackRead
HackRead
Is your Facebook and Instagram down? Well, you are not alone

By Waqas

Another day, another service outage at social media giant Facebook and its subsidiary company Instagram. Yes, Facebook and Instagram have been hit by a worldwide service outage forcing both platforms to go offline. According to the outage map displayed on DownDetecter, the scale of this outage can be seen affecting users in Brazil, Argentina, Peru, Colombia, Italy, […]

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Social Network News Technology News Facebook Instagram Internet Social Media
2018-11-20 14:13:00 UTC
HackRead
HackRead
Is your Facebook and Instagram down? Well, you are not alone (Updated)

By Waqas

Another day, another service outage at social media giant Facebook and its subsidiary company Instagram. Yes, Facebook and Instagram have been hit by a worldwide service outage forcing both platforms to go offline. According to the outage map displayed on DownDetecter, the scale of this outage can be seen affecting users in Brazil, Argentina, Peru, Colombia, Italy, […]

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Social Network News Technology News Facebook Instagram Internet Social Media
2018-11-20 13:33:00 UTC
HackRead
HackRead
Cloud communication firm exposes millions of sensitive text messages to public access

By Waqas

There’s bad news for those who rely upon SMS-based 2FA authentication. A Berlin-based security researcher Sébastien Kaul has revealed that Voxox exposed a huge database containing tens of millions of text messages by storing it on an unprotected server. The VOIP and Cloud communication for SMS and voice services provider firm, Voxox, has exposed sensitive […]

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Leaks Security 2FA LEAKS Privacy Security SMS