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Cyberwar predictions for 2019: the stakes have been raised

Cyberwar predictions for 2019: the stakes have been raised
Nikita Nikita 7 hours, 13 minutes ago
Cybersecurity will define many of the international conflicts of the future. Here's an overview of the current threat landscape, UK and US policy in this area, and some expert predictions for the comi
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Survey shows it professionals concerned about cyberwarfare, end users, and conducting international business

Survey shows it professionals concerned about cyberwarfare, end users, and conducting international business
Dext Dext 8 hours, 36 minutes ago
In a recent Tech Pro Research survey, 86% of respondents said carrying out international business presented security challenges, despite only 41% of respondents actually engaging in overseas business.
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Cyberwar and the future of cybersecurity (free pdf download)

Cyberwar and the future of cybersecurity (free pdf download)
Nikita Nikita 10 hours, 57 minutes ago
This special report from ZDNet and TechRepublic takes an in-depth look at today's security threats and provides advice to defend against attacks.
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Marriott breach: starwood's hacker tier rewards millions of customer records

Marriott breach: starwood's hacker tier rewards millions of customer records
Dext Dext 15 hours, 52 minutes ago
Sure, this breach happened to Starwood, not Marriott. But the biggest brand always gets bloodied in a breach. Forrester's Jeff Pollard and Enza Iannopollo discuss the impacts on GDPR, brand image, and
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Aclu wants court to release documents on the us' attempt at backdooring facebook messenger

Aclu wants court to release documents on the us' attempt at backdooring facebook messenger
Dext Dext 18 hours, 14 minutes ago
While the FBI-vs-Apple battle played out in the public, the FBI-vs-Facebook encryption backdoor war remained a secret for months.
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Disorganized crime and state-backed hackers: how the cybercrime and cyberwar landscape is constantly changing

Disorganized crime and state-backed hackers: how the cybercrime and cyberwar landscape is constantly changing
Nikita Nikita 1 day, 22 hours ago
Steve Ranger discusses how criminal groups and state-backed hackers work together to make money and cause significant trouble.
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Cyber-security firm doxxes hacker who sold myspace and dropbox databases in 2016

Cyber-security firm doxxes hacker who sold myspace and dropbox databases in 2016
Dext Dext 27 November, 2018
Recorded Future claims Tessa88's identity is a 29-year-old Russian named Maksim Vladimirovich Donakov.
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Dutton leans on encryption laws committee to hurry up

Dutton leans on encryption laws committee to hurry up
Dext Dext 21 November, 2018
Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton wants proposed legislation allowing police to read encrypted messages made law soon, after a terror plot was foiled.
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Magecart group hilariously sabotages competitor

Magecart group hilariously sabotages competitor
Nikita Nikita 21 November, 2018
...but it's still stealing your card data.
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‚Äčthe day computer security turned real: the morris worm turns 30

‚Äčthe day computer security turned real: the morris worm turns 30
Fuchsia Fuchsia 11 November, 2018
Three decades ago, the internet was hit by its first major security attack. The world has never been the same since.
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Android users now face forced app updates, thanks to google's new dev tools

Android users now face forced app updates, thanks to google's new dev tools
Nikita Nikita 8 November, 2018
Google is giving developers tools to push users into updating their apps.
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Derptrolling game server dos attacker pleads guilty

Derptrolling game server dos attacker pleads guilty
Trident Trident 8 November, 2018
The man has pleaded guilty to attacks against companies including Sony.
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Hackers breach statcounter to hijack bitcoin transactions on gate.io exchange

Hackers breach statcounter to hijack bitcoin transactions on gate.io exchange
Nikita Nikita 7 November, 2018
StatCounter is still compromised but Gate.io has removed the script from its site.
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My health record data misuse penalties raised

My health record data misuse penalties raised
Trident Trident 7 November, 2018
Employers have been barred from using health data to discriminate against current or potential employees.
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Evernote for windows patch resolves stored xss vulnerability

Evernote for windows patch resolves stored xss vulnerability
Fuchsia Fuchsia 6 November, 2018
The severe flaw permitted attackers to create a persistent XSS issue.
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Symantec buys appthority, javelin networks to expand endpoint security business

Symantec buys appthority, javelin networks to expand endpoint security business
Trident Trident 6 November, 2018
The cybersecurity firm said Appthority brings enhanced protections against mobile app vulnerabilities, while Javelin adds tools to thwart Active Directory-based attacks.
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Google chrome 71 will continue crackdown on sites with abusive ads

Google chrome 71 will continue crackdown on sites with abusive ads
Dext Dext 6 November, 2018
Google says previous ad blocking protections only blocked half of the abusive sites it wanted to block.
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States activate national guard cyber units for tomorrow's midterm elections

States activate national guard cyber units for tomorrow's midterm elections
Dext Dext 6 November, 2018
National Guard cyber units activated in Washington, Illinois, and, more recently, Wisconsin.
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Flaws in self-encrypting ssds let attackers bypass disk encryption

Flaws in self-encrypting ssds let attackers bypass disk encryption
Nikita Nikita 6 November, 2018
Master passwords and faulty standards' implementations allow attackers access to encrypted data without needing to know the user-chosen password.
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Republican rival puts georgia's democratic party under investigation for 'cyber crimes'

Republican rival puts georgia's democratic party under investigation for 'cyber crimes'
Trident Trident 5 November, 2018
Hacking claims don't seem to hold water when considering the state's previous accusations.
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