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Infosec News Feed

An aggregated list of cybersecurity publications
2018-11-14 13:25:00 UTC
Krebs on Security
Krebs on Security
Patch Tuesday, November 2018 Edition

Microsoft on Tuesday released 16 software updates to fix more than 60 security holes in various flavors of Windows and other Microsoft products. Adobe's also got security patches available for Flash, Acrobat and Adobe Reader users. 

Security Tools Time To Patch CVE-2018-8566 CVE-2018-8589 Flash Player Microsoft Patch Tuesday November 2018 Qualys
2018-11-14 12:19:00 UTC
The Daily Swig
The Daily Swig
Zero-day Windows exploit fix stars in November Patch Tuesday

November rains also bring relief for IBM WebSphere flaw

2018-11-14 11:25:00 UTC
The Daily Swig
The Daily Swig
Australian Senate extends My Health Record opt-out period

Rollout of controversial healthcare data scheme postponed amid privacy concerns

2018-11-14 05:00:00 UTC
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
How Enterprises Are Attacking the Cybersecurity Problem

Data breach fears and the need to comply with regulations such as GDPR are two major drivers increased spending on security products and technologies. But other factors are contributing to the trend as well. Find out more about how enterprises are attacking the cybersecurity problem by reading our report today.

2018-11-14 01:50:00 UTC
Ars Technica
Ars Technica
Spectre, Meltdown researchers unveil 7 more speculative execution attacks

Systemic analysis reveals a range of new issues, and a need for new mitigations.

Tech AMD ARM Intel Meltdown Security Spectre Speculative Execution
2018-11-13 22:10:00 UTC
ThreatPost
ThreatPost
Microsoft Patches Zero-Day Bug in Win7, Server 2008 and 2008 R2

Microsoft’s November Patch Tuesday fixes include mitigation against a zero-day vulnerability leaving Windows 7, Server 2008 and Server 2008 R2 open to attack.

Hacks Malware Vulnerabilities Web Security Apt Chakra Javascript Kaspersky Lab Microsoft Edge Microsoft Patch Tuesday November Patch Tuesday Server 2008 Server 2008 R2 Windows 7 Zero-Day Bug
2018-11-13 20:00:00 UTC
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
Getting to Know Magecart: An Inside Look at 7 Groups

A new report spills the details on Magecart, the criminal groups driving it, and ongoing attacks targeting low- and high-profile victims.

2018-11-13 19:30:00 UTC
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
Empathy: The Next Killer App for Cybersecurity?

The toughest security problems involve people not technology. Here's how to motivate your frontline employees all the way from the service desk to the corner office.

2018-11-13 18:37:00 UTC
HackRead
HackRead
Elite North Koreans aren’t opposed to exploiting internet for financial gain

By David Balaban

According to a report from Recorded Future, it seems the ruling elite in North Korea are now using the Internet more and more to take advantage of money-making opportunities and avoid various economic sanctions. Not only is the Kim regime utilizing interbank transfer systems, online gaming, and even cryptocurrencies, they’re exploiting them for money. The […]

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Phishing Scam Security Cyber Crime Cyberwar DPRK Hacking Lazarus North Korea Security
2018-11-13 18:21:00 UTC
Ars Technica
Ars Technica
Windows 10 October 2018 Update is back, this time without deleting your data

Microsoft is opening up about some of its testing procedures, too.

Tech Bugs Data Loss Microsoft October 2018 Update Rs5 Security Windows Windows 10