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Infosec News Feed

An aggregated list of cybersecurity publications
2018-11-27 02:14:00 UTC
HackRead
HackRead
Presumed technical issue disrupts Google Adsense payouts worldwide

By Waqas

Still didn’t receive your Google Adsense payouts? Don’t worry, you are not alone. For the many millions of Google Adsense users, the earnings derived from it is their bread and butter so when there is a delay in AdSense payouts, predictably there is online pandemonium as many seek answers from the tech Giant. That’s what’s happening […]

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Google News Technology News Adsense Business Glitch Google Money
2018-11-26 22:12:00 UTC
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
Buckle Up: A Closer Look at Airline Security Breaches

Cyberattacks on airports and airlines are often unrelated to passenger safety - but that's no reason to dismiss them, experts say.

2018-11-26 21:34:00 UTC
ThreatPost
ThreatPost
Knuddels Flirt App Slapped with Hefty Fine After Data Breach

It's Germany's first GDPR fine, for an incident that affected millions of accounts.

Breach Privacy Chat Data Breach Data Privacy Dating App Fine GDPR Germany Knuddels
2018-11-26 18:49:00 UTC
ThreatPost
ThreatPost
Mobile Rotexy Malware Touts Ransomware, Banking Trojan Functions

A mobile malware has accelerated its activity in 2018, launching more than 70k attacks in August through October.

Malware Mobile Security Banking Trojan Malware Phishing Ransomware Rotexy
2018-11-26 18:46:00 UTC
ThreatPost
ThreatPost
USPS, Amazon Data Leaks Showcase API Weaknesses

The incidents affected millions, just as Black Friday, Cyber Monday and the holiday shopping season kicked off.

Breach Cloud Security Vulnerabilities Web Security Amazon Api Security Black Friday Breach Cyber Monday Data Exposure Holiday Shopping Krebs Leaks Postal Service USPS
2018-11-26 18:00:00 UTC
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
Ransomware Attack Forced Ohio Hospital System to Divert ER Patients

Malware infection fallout sent ambulances away from East Ohio Regional Hospital and Ohio Valley Medical Center over the Thanksgiving weekend.

2018-11-26 16:28:00 UTC
The Daily Swig
The Daily Swig
Microsoft ‘working to address’ outage impacting Office 365 users

Customers may be able to access services by refreshing their connections

2018-11-26 16:28:00 UTC
The Daily Swig
The Daily Swig
Microsoft working to fix outage impacting Office 365 users

Customers may be able to access services by refreshing their connections

2018-11-26 16:13:00 UTC
ThreatPost
ThreatPost
User Confidence in Smartphone Security Abysmal

Sixty-six of percent of phone users said they had suffered data-related harm: 11 percent suffered identity theft, 22 percent account hacking, 14 percent credit cards hacking and 12 percent financial fraud. 

Government Mobile Security Privacy GDPR General Data Protection Regulation Mobile Mobile Ecosystem Forum Mobile Privacy Mobile Security
2018-11-26 16:12:00 UTC
HackRead
HackRead
Fraudsters changing contact details of banks on Google Maps to scam users

By Waqas

Don’t trust Google Maps for banks’ contact details – At least not for now. Scammers are now increasingly interested in defrauding users through Google Maps that lets users change or correct the listings displayed on the service. Seeing this as an effectively exploitable opportunity, scammers are modifying the contact information of banks on the app’s listings. […]

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Cyber Crime Scams And Fraud Banking Fraud Google Google Maps Scam Security