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2019-09-13 14:00:00 UTC
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
Taking a Fresh Look at Security Ops: 10 Tips

Maybe you love your executive team, your security processes, tools, or strategy. Maybe you hate them. Whatever the situation, it's likely at some point that things will have changed.

2019-09-13 13:46:00 UTC
The Daily Swig
The Daily Swig
#SocialSec: Hot takes on this week’s biggest cybersecurity news (Sept 13)

Disquiet for some as DNS-over-HTTPS is readied for prime time; Apple hits back at Google over iPhone hack warning; and a parody music video tackles phishing head-on

2019-09-13 13:32:00 UTC
Naked Security | Sophos
Naked Security | Sophos
Just how private are your browsing habits?

DNS-over-HTTPS sounds as though it should be safer than plain DNS, because of the "HTTPS" part - but not everyone is delighted about it...

Uncategorized DNS Https Naked Security Live
2019-09-13 13:30:00 UTC
North Korean Spear-Phishing Attack Targets U.S. Firms

Researchers warn that U.S. firms are being targeted with legitimate - but trojanized - documents that are often socially engineered to a tee.

Malware Web Security Attachment Attack Autumn Aperture Email Kimsuky Kodak FlashPix Malicious Document Malicious Email North Korea Nuclear Deterrance Phishing Social Engineer Spearphishing Trojan
2019-09-13 13:17:00 UTC
Naked Security | Sophos
Naked Security | Sophos
Intel: SSH-stealing NetCAT bug not really a problem

There's another vulnerability in Intel chips, with another catchy name: NetCAT.

Intel Security Threats Vulnerability Data Direct I/O Intel Intel Chips Keystroke Timing Attack NetCAT
2019-09-13 12:50:00 UTC
News Wrap: IoT Radio Telnet Backdoor And ‘SimJacker’ Active Exploit

Threatpost editors Tara Seals and Lindsey O'Donnell talk about the top news stories of the week - from leaky databases to SIM card attacks.

Hacks IoT Malware Podcasts Backdoor Data Expose Database Elasticsearch Server IoT Security Podcast Sim Simjacker Telnet
2019-09-13 12:43:00 UTC
Naked Security | Sophos
Naked Security | Sophos
Leaky database full of fake Groupon emails turns out to belong to crooks

Crooks made bogus accounts to buy tickets with fake credit cards, resold them to unsuspecting buyers, and left the database-o-fraud wide open.

Data Loss Security Threats Vulnerability Elasticsearch Fraud Groupon NeuroTicket Noam Rotem Ran Locar Ransom Ticketmaster Tickets TickPick VpnMentor
2019-09-13 11:45:00 UTC
Cybercriminals Adding Sophistication to BEC Threats

New tactics aimed at business executives and users are being used to reap greater reward from email based fraud, which continues to rise, researchers said.

Government Hacks Malware Web Security BEC Business Email Compromise Department Of Justice Email Email Threats Operation ReWired
2019-09-13 10:54:00 UTC
The Daily Swig
The Daily Swig
The end is nigh: Browser-makers ditch support for aging TLS 1.0, 1.1 protocols

Website owners have roughly six months to upgrade or risk disruption to domain access

2019-09-13 10:47:00 UTC
Naked Security | Sophos
Naked Security | Sophos
Mozilla Private Network VPN gives Firefox another privacy boost

Is this week's test pilot launch of Mozilla Private Network the moment browser VPNs finally become a must-have privacy feature?

Firefox Google Mozilla Organisations Privacy Web Browsers Browser Privacy Chrome Cloudflare DNS DNS-over-HTTPS DoH Firefox Focus Vpn

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March 2024
TikTok Ban, Discord Bot Community Attack, and Telecom Company's Breach Resurgence.
Ah, the dramatic saga of TikTok in the United States! Picture this: a ban looming over TikTok, akin to a dark cloud threatening to rain on our digital parade. Congress is all up in arms, waving their "think of the children" banners while TikTok nervously checks its watch, wondering if it should start packing its bags for a forced sale. Meanwhile, nobody bats an eye at the plethora of Chinese gadge...

Weekly Summary

08 April 2024

A total of 7 breaches were found and analysed resulting in 2,399,513 leaked accounts containing a total of 20 different data types. The breaches found publicly and freely available included PandaBuy, Stealer Log 0447, Leadzen, FICO and Koroleva