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Researchers at Sentinel Labs say that "government grade malware," originally created for espionage purposes, is in the hands of people with malicious intent, who are incorporating the malware's strengths into rootkits and ransomware.......
Traffic to The Pirate Bay site has doubled since 2011, even though courts in several countries have ordered Internet service providers (ISPs) to block the site and its founders have been sentenced to prison for various offenses.......
We think we're safe, insists non-profit
American charity Goodwill is being investigated by US federal authorities as the possible ground zero for a major debit and credit card security breach. But the company says it thinks it's in the clear.
7 hours ago Wireless Security For CRMIT Toolbox Blogs View Synopsis+1
The most common method for CRM users in the field to connect with their offices is via the internet. Unfortunately one of the most common methods of connecting with the internet from the field is WiFi wireless communication. That's unfortunate because most WiFi connections aren't secure and susceptible to electronic easedropping.
It doesn't have to be that way. With a little
New York's district attorney said the city will announce arrests and criminal charges on Wednesday in a major international hacking case that spans from Russia to New York. Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance will make the announcement with the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, the City of London Police and the U.S. Secret Service, according to a release that gave no further details. A spokeswoman for the District Attorney's office declined to comment or reveal more information about the case ahead of the announcement.
FBI child-abuse warning shake-down gets more sophisticated
Cybercrooks have further refined a strain of file-infecting ransomware that infects Android smartphones so that it targets English speakers and is more difficult to remove.
Behavioral Recognition Systems, Inc. , creator of AISightÂ®, the artificial intelligence analytics solution that teaches itself to recognize and alert on unexpected patterns within massive volumes of sensor data, announced today that it is hosting a SCADA control systems event in conjunction with the SANS Industrial Control Systems training this week.
16 hours ago Securing the Nest ThermostatSchneier blog View Synopsis+1
A group of hackers are using a vulnerability in the Next thermostat to secure it against Nest's remote data collection.
14 hours ago "Password Storage Mistakes"Appsec Streetfighter Blog View Synopsis+1
Steve Kosten is an instructor with the SANS Institute for DEV541: Secure Coding in Java/JEE. Password Storage MistakesI was visiting a web site recently that I haven't visited in many, many years. I tried a few old passwords I used to use before I started using a password storage system, but no luck. I was defeated. Barred from entry into this site. But wait, they have a "Forgot Password" link; knowing I will soon have entry into the site, I confidently click on that link (after entering what I believe my username is). Boom, a few seconds later, I have an email from this web site that I will not name. Opening the email, there it was. The password I had created from ages ago. Head-slap.The head slap wasn't for me forgetting my password; what were the developers of this site doing storing MY PASSWORD in clear text??!! Where anyone with ...
14 minutes ago I was agile before agile was cool!IT Toolbox Blogs View Synopsis+1
I was just doing some random searching of the internet just for fun. You know, the kind of thing you do when you are bored and have the time to just start a search (either with Bin or Google) and then click on various links as you find them. Well, as I was doing so, I encountered some definitions for "DevOps" which led me to a link to the Manifesto for Agile Software Development. When I went _there_
51 minutes ago Attackers raid SWISS BANKS with DNS and malware bombsThe Register View Synopsis+1
'Retefe' trojan uses clever spin on old attacks to grant total control of bank accounts
Attackers suspected of residing in Russia are raiding Swiss bank accounts with a multi-faceted attack that intercepts SMS tokens and changes domain name system settings, researchers have warned.
By Deepa Seetharaman and Jim Finkle SEATTLE/BOSTON (Reuters) - eBay Inc's StubHub online ticket resale service said it was the victim of a massive international cyber fraud ring, the details of which authorities plan to disclose on Wednesday as they announce arrests in the case. StubHub's head of global communications, Glenn Lehrman, told Reuters late on Tuesday that his firm has been working with law enforcement around the world for the last year on the case. Lehrman said he could not say how much money was involved or how many people were being charged ahead of announcements planned by authorities in several countries on Wednesday. Fraudulent charges were posted after hackers obtained user credentials by hacking into other sites, then used them to log in StubHub, he said.
Furry and furious browser-protector aims to improve online privacy
Chrome and Firefox users can get a better handle on who is tracking their browsing, with the EFF releasing its Privacy Badger browser plug-in to public beta.
4 hours ago AP source: Thieves got into 1K StubHub accountsYahoo Security View Synopsis+1
NEW YORK (AP) - A law enforcement official and online marketplace StubHub say cyber thieves got into more than 1,000 customers' accounts and fraudulently bought tickets for events.
Salesforce.com and Microsoft Corporation, competitors in the cloud and customer relationship management (CRM) markets, have not exactly been on the warmest of terms over the past decade. Salesforce chief executive officer (CEO) Marc Benioff, known for his blunt demeanor, is on the record as recently as January
A Hewlett Packard malware researcher bought a used Aloha point-of-sale (POS) terminal on eBay for US $200.......
An email privacy project called Dark Mail aims to hide users' communications metadata, information the NSA has been collecting wholesale for years.......