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2 days ago Screen overlay malware on the rise as bot scum battle for dominance

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Tanking PC trojans turn VXers to Android.

IBM malware murderer Limor Kessem says Android VXers are using legitimate screen overlay features to hose handsets.

2 days ago Symantec CEO Mike Brown ousted after nasty numbers

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Board says with Veritas gone, its time for pure-play security CEO

Symantec CEO Mike A. Brown will leave the company, after it today announced it will miss its projected Q4 2016 sales.

2 days ago Beware texts with links

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Can you tell the difference between the real and the spoofed?

2 days ago Suspect jailed indefinitely for refusing to decrypt hard drives

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The judge in charge of the case says the suspect has "the keys to his prison in his own pocket."

2 days ago Google Play infested with cash-stealing web apps

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Simple HTML scams look to be sneaking through the app inspection process

Security researcher Joshua Shilko says phishing apps targeting some of the world's biggest payment services have slipped past screening and landed on Google Play.

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32 minutes ago Audiophile torrent site <i>What.CD</i> fully pwnable thanks to wrecked RNG

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Use of mt_rand means there's free .flac for those who crack

WAHckon Users of popular audiophile torrent site What.CD can make themselves administrators to completely compromise the private music site and bypass its notorious download ratio limits.

21 hours ago AIIM study names 3 biggest drivers for content analytics

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Content analytics is fast becoming a pivotal business tool, according to the results of the 2015 Industry AIIM survey: Content Analytics: Automating Processes and Extracting Knowledge.

13 hours ago Free, unlimited, and secure VPN for Google Chrome

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Are you a Google Chrome user who's now feeling left out since Opera baked a VPN into the browser? Here's how you can add a free VPN - from a trusted and reliable company -- to Google Chrome

12 hours ago Qatar National Bank says customer accounts safe despite data breach

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Qatar National Bank, the Middle East's largest lender by assets, said it had taken immediate steps to ensure customers would not suffer any financial loss after a security breach last week exposed personal data of thousands of clients.

8 hours ago Qatar National Bank Says Systems 'Fully Secure' After Cyber Attack

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Qatar National Bank said that its systems are "fully secure" following a hacker attack that resulted in a large number of files allegedly stolen from the financial institution's systems being leaked online.

2 hours ago Eurocops get new cyber powers to hunt down terrorists, criminals

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Rules give legal certainty to unit tackling online terrorist propaganda, extremism.

1 day ago Demystifying Containers for a Better DevOps Experience

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Working with containers in the enterprise often can seem daunting to a business which has no experience with them. Developers and DevOps teams alike can benefit from implementing containers into their infrastructure and pipeline, as a solid container-based development workflow not only allows for flexible and agile application development but [...]

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1 hour ago This is how many US surveillance requests that were rejected in 2015

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The FISA Court has only rejected 12 requests in more than three decades.

2 hours ago Have a Cptn Cook: VXers learn 'Strayan to plunder Down Under

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Net ratbags probing how much a koala can bear with dinky-di scams

WAHckon Strewth! Australian organisations are gunna be shirt-fronted by malware that includes colourful local language*.

9 hours ago Qatar bank says some leaked customer data may be accurate

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - Qatar's largest bank acknowledged Sunday that some personal customer data that was leaked online may be authentic, and said it has hired an outside expert to review potential vulnerabilities to its computer systems.