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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 15th, 2018
400 Percent Increase in Cryptocurrency Mining Attacks Against iOS Devices

400 Percent Increase in Cryptocurrency Mining Attacks Against iOS Devices

Four-fold increase against devices using the Safari browser

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 15th, 2018
Duo Accused of Dark Web Drug Dealing Faces 20 Years of Prison Time

Duo Accused of Dark Web Drug Dealing Faces 20 Years of Prison Time

The two were caught after undercover NCIDE Task Force sting

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 15th, 2018
More Than $600K Lost by Henderson ISD After BEC Attack

More Than $600K Lost by Henderson ISD After BEC Attack

Crooks stole $609,615 from the Independent School District

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 15th, 2018
Multiple Vulnerabilities Discovered in PHP Lead to Arbitrary Code Execution, DoS

Multiple Vulnerabilities Discovered in PHP Lead to Arbitrary Code Execution, DoS

Security issues fixed in PHP 7.1.23 / 7.2.11 releases

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 12th, 2018
FDA Issues Warning about Security Vulnerabilities in Pacemaker Programmers

FDA Issues Warning about Security Vulnerabilities in Pacemaker Programmers

Medtronic users vulnerable to malicious cyberattacks

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 12th, 2018
Almost 12K MikroTik Routers Are Hunting Around for Cryptojacking Opportunities

Almost 12K MikroTik Routers Are Hunting Around for Cryptojacking Opportunities

Infected routers get backdoored and set up as cryptojackers

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 12th, 2018
Facebook Says FBI Asked Them Not to Reveal Attackers Behind Last Month's Breach

Facebook Says FBI Asked Them Not to Reveal Attackers Behind Last Month's Breach

30 million out of the estimated 50 had access tokens stolen

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 12th, 2018
Proof-of-Concept Available for Edge Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

Proof-of-Concept Available for Edge Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

The RCE bug exploitable from attacker-controlled websites

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 12th, 2018
Fake Miners Mine Fake Coins, Make Money by Displaying Ads

Fake Miners Mine Fake Coins, Make Money by Displaying Ads

The fake cryptomining apps claim to mine for unminable coins

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 12th, 2018
Micropatch Released to Correct Partially Fixed JET DB Engine RCE Vulnerability

Micropatch Released to Correct Partially Fixed JET DB Engine RCE Vulnerability

0patch issued 18 bytes micropatch for 32- and 64-bit systems

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 11th, 2018
GPlayed Android Trojan Can Wipe Your Device, Steal Data, Make Calls, Send SMS

GPlayed Android Trojan Can Wipe Your Device, Steal Data, Make Calls, Send SMS

The malware comes with an extensive set of capabilities

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 11th, 2018
Cybersecurity Authorities Issue Alert About Publicly Available Hacking Tools

Cybersecurity Authorities Issue Alert About Publicly Available Hacking Tools

The malicious tools involved in incidents around the globe

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 11th, 2018
XMRig Cryptocurrency Miner Camouflages Itself as a Flash Updater

XMRig Cryptocurrency Miner Camouflages Itself as a Flash Updater

Also update your Flash installation to the latest version

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 11th, 2018
Pixel 3, First Android Device with Kernel Control Flow Integrity Protection

Pixel 3, First Android Device with Kernel Control Flow Integrity Protection

CFI blocks malware attacks from redirecting execution flow

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 11th, 2018
Cryptojacking Is the Top Cybersecurity Threat For the First Half of 2018

Cryptojacking Is the Top Cybersecurity Threat For the First Half of 2018

Dethrones ransomware from top dog position

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 11th, 2018
Epson Reportedly Issued Firmware Updates to Disable Third-Party Ink Support

Epson Reportedly Issued Firmware Updates to Disable Third-Party Ink Support

If true, could convince users not to update printer software

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • October 10th, 2018
4.5 Billion Records Stolen in Data Breaches in the First Six Months of 2018

4.5 Billion Records Stolen in Data Breaches in the First Six Months of 2018

Around 14,6 billion records stolen since 2013

 
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