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2019-10-18 15:40:00 UTC
The Daily Swig
The Daily Swig
Google extends Site Isolation security feature to Chrome for Android

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2019-10-18 15:30:00 UTC
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
CenturyLink Customer Data Exposed

Customer names, addresses, email addresses, and phone numbers were left open on a MongoDB server for 10 months, researchers report.

2019-10-18 14:58:00 UTC
Naked Security | Sophos
Naked Security | Sophos
Phishy text message tries to steal your cellphone account

Which sort of company is most likely to contact you via SMS? Why, your mobile phone provider, of course!

Phishing Cellphones Cybercrime Passwords Phishing SMS
2019-10-18 14:44:00 UTC
The Daily Swig
The Daily Swig
#SocialSec – Hot takes on this week’s biggest cybersecurity news (Oct 18)

Ransomware takes shipping firm offline; British food writer hit by SIM-swap attack; and a Dutch designer takes on facial recognition

2019-10-18 14:04:00 UTC
ThreatPost
ThreatPost
Podcast: Insider Attacks May Soon Cost Less Than Malware-based Equivalent

At what point will infiltrating companies via the "insider threat model" become less costly and difficult than using malware? Threatpost discusses with a SolarWind expert.

Hacks Podcasts Vulnerabilities Edward Snowden Employee Insider Threat Malware Security Threat
2019-10-18 13:05:00 UTC
The Daily Swig
The Daily Swig
Shhgit hits the fan: Watch users leak secrets in real-time

New web interface brings password-probing utility to the masses

2019-10-18 12:18:00 UTC
ThreatPost
ThreatPost
Zappos Offers Users 10% Discount in 2012 Breach Settlement

Lawyers will get $1.6 million in a settlement that stems from a breach that affected more than 24 million customers.

Breach Data Breach Data Privacy E-commerce Lawyer Fees Lawyers Legal Online Retail Regulators Settlement Zappos
2019-10-18 11:46:00 UTC
Naked Security | Sophos
Naked Security | Sophos
Beware the square: how to spot malicious QR codes

QR codes can help you buy tickets, speed up logins and streamline software installation. But, when you scan one, how can you be sure that it’ll take you to a legitimate website? Have you ever wondered about those little digi-squares staring back at you from the corners of posters, magazine articles, cereal boxes and countless […]

Products & Services Android IPhone QR Codes
2019-10-18 11:46:00 UTC
Naked Security | Sophos
Naked Security | Sophos
Beware the square: how to spot malicious QR codes

QR codes can help you buy tickets, speed up logins and streamline software installation. But, when you scan one, how can you be sure that it’ll take you to a legitimate website? Have you ever wondered about those little digi-squares staring back at you from the corners of posters, magazine articles, cereal boxes and countless […]

Products & Services Android IPhone QR Codes
2019-10-18 11:46:00 UTC
Naked Security | Sophos
Naked Security | Sophos
Beware the square: how to spot malicious QR codes

QR codes can help you buy tickets, speed up logins and streamline software installation. But, when you scan one, how can you be sure that it’ll take you to a legitimate website? Have you ever wondered about those little digi-squares staring back at you from the corners of posters, magazine articles, cereal boxes and countless […]

Products & Services Android IPhone QR Codes

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June 2024
By SUE DENIM
Dark-Web Forum Collapse, Lockbit’s Misdirection, and Europol’s Botnet Crackdown.
In the ever-dramatic world of cybercrime, a small dark-web forum has found itself in a downward spiral, now up for sale. As covered in our weekly insight, the forum was breached by an unknown threat actor, prompting the admin to panic and shut it down. This came just days after the admin had taken to Telegram to badmouth the threat actor community and insult Shiny Hunters, the admin of Breach Foru...

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SPOTLIGHT, VULNERABILITY CHAT & PRIVACY HEADLINES
15 July 2024
BREACHAWARE HQ

A total of 18 breaches were found and analysed resulting in 5,935,927 leaked accounts containing a total of 28 different data types. The breaches found publicly and freely available included Giant Tiger, Telegram Base 2019-2023, Stealer Log 0475, Stealer Log 0474 and Tattletale