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Infosec News Feed

An aggregated list of cybersecurity publications
2018-09-28 12:00:00 UTC
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
7 Most Prevalent Phishing Subject Lines

The most popular subject lines crafted to trick targets into opening malicious messages, gleaned from thousands of phishing emails.

2018-09-28 09:01:00 UTC
The Daily Swig
The Daily Swig
Password bug in cloud storage products allowed hackers remote access

Western Digital releases a hotfix one year after the vulnerability was discovered.

2018-09-27 22:45:00 UTC
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
Ransomware Attack Hits Port of San Diego

The attack began Monday and continues to have an impact on services at the port.

2018-09-27 21:26:00 UTC
Ars Technica
Ars Technica
Google backtracks—a bit—on controversial Chrome sign-in feature

Privacy-conscious users were unhappy at being signed in to browser without consent.

Tech Browsers Chrome Google Privacy Security Software Web
2018-09-27 20:47:00 UTC
ThreatPost
ThreatPost
Perimeter Defenses are Dead, So Now What?

Over time, both enterprise and government networks have seen the network perimeter blur uncontrollably.

InfoSec Insider Perimeter Defenses Salesforce Marketing Cloud Zero Trust
2018-09-27 20:45:00 UTC
Krebs on Security
Krebs on Security
Secret Service Warns of Surge in ATM ‘Wiretapping’ Attacks

The U.S. Secret Service is warning financial institutions about a recent uptick in a form of ATM skimming that involves cutting cupcake-sized holes in a cash machine and then using a combination of magnets and medical devices to siphon customer account data directly from the card reader inside the ATM.

All About Skimmers Atm Eavesdropping ATM Skimmers Atm Wiretapping Endoscope U.S. Secret Service
2018-09-27 20:08:00 UTC
ThreatPost
ThreatPost
ThreatList: Hackers Turn to Python as Attack Coding Language of Choice

More than 20 percent of GitHub repositories containing an attack tool or an exploit proof of concept (PoC) are written in Python.

Most Recent ThreatLists Vulnerabilities Web Security Coding Language Hackers Hacking Tools Imperva Python
2018-09-27 18:37:00 UTC
HackRead
HackRead
Fancy Bear’s VPNfilter malware is back with 7 new modules

By Waqas

Cisco’s Talos researchers have identified that Russia’s VPNfilter is way more dangerous than it is believed to be. The malware, which prompted the FBI to urge people to reboot their internet routers, contains seven additional third-stage modules that are infecting countless global networking devices since 2016. The infected devices are mainly located in Ukraine as […]

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Malware Security Botnet Cisco Cyber Crime Fancy Bear FBI Hacking Router Russia Security VPNFilter
2018-09-27 18:30:00 UTC
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
How to Keep Up Security in a Bug-Infested World

Good digital hygiene will lower your risk, and these six tips can help.

2018-09-27 16:00:00 UTC
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
Alphabet's Chronicle Releases VirusTotal Enterprise

Chronicle, the cybersecurity business under Alphabet, releases a major update to VirusTotal geared toward corporate threat hunters.