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Infosec News Feed

An aggregated list of cybersecurity publications
2018-09-20 16:10:00 UTC
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange Hit with $60M Theft

The incident highlights a broader problem of poor security in cryptocurrency exchanges throughout the country.

2018-09-20 16:10:00 UTC
ThreatPost
ThreatPost
Cisco Issues New Warning for 6-Month-Old Critical Bug in IOS XE

Vulnerability allowed an unauthenticated remote attacker to log in to a device at the time the system initially boots up.

Hacks Vulnerabilities Web Security Cisco NX-OS Software Cisco Systems IOS XE IOS XE Software Linux
2018-09-20 15:43:00 UTC
HackRead
HackRead
Hackers behind Mirai botnet to avoid jail for working with the FBI

By Waqas

Mirai has been known as one of the most powerful botnets comprised of millions of hacked Internet of Things (IoT) devices including routers, digital video recorders (DVRs) and security cameras. Mirai was also used by hackers to carry out one of the largest DDoS attacks on the servers of DynDNS which ultimately disrupted high profile websites like […]

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Cyber Crime Security Botnet DDOS FBI Hacking Malware Mirai Security
2018-09-20 15:10:00 UTC
The Daily Swig
The Daily Swig
New web scanning technique reveals extent of Pegasus spyware operation

Latest findings paint a “bleak picture” for human rights, says Citizen Lab.

2018-09-20 14:23:00 UTC
ThreatPost
ThreatPost
Magecart Strikes Again, Siphoning Payment Info from Newegg

The incident, hard on the heels of the British Airways breach, shows that Magecart is quickly evolving and shows no signs of slowing down.

Breach Web Security Data Breach Electronics Retailer Magecart Newegg Payment Card Skimmer Website Compromise
2018-09-20 14:00:00 UTC
The Daily Swig
The Daily Swig
Chair-less oversight: Unpatched bug in Ikea website led to local file inclusion

Outdated version of mPDF library contained serious security bug.

2018-09-20 13:02:00 UTC
ThreatPost
ThreatPost
Thousands of Breached Websites Turn Up On MagBo Black Market

The research team said it has shared its findings with law enforcement and victims are being notified.

Vulnerabilities Web Security Black Market Breach British Airways MagBo Magecart Underground Market Website Breach
2018-09-19 23:38:00 UTC
HackRead
HackRead
Hackers target Newegg with “sophisticated malware”; steal credit card data

By Waqas

At the moment, it is unclear how many Newegg customers have been impacted. The IT security researchers at RiskIQ and Volexity have announced that Newegg Inc., an online retailer of items including computer hardware and consumer electronics has become a victim of a cyber attack in which hackers have stolen credit card details of its customers. According to […]

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Hacking News Malware Banking Cyber Attack Cyber Crime Hacking Newegg Security
2018-09-19 22:30:00 UTC
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
Cryptojackers Grow Dramatically on Enterprise Networks

A new report shows that illicit cryptomining malware is growing by leaps and bounds on the networks of unsuspecting victims.

2018-09-19 18:30:00 UTC
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
WebAuthn, FIDO2 Infuse Browsers, Platforms with Strong Authentication

New standards offer protection against hacking, credential theft, phishing attacks, and hope for the end of an era of passwords as a security construct.