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The United States Treasury Department on Friday announced sanctions against three state-sponsored North Korean hacking groups for conducting several destructive cyberattacks on US critical infrastructure.

Besides this, the hacking groups have also been accused of stealing possibly hundreds of millions of dollars from financial institutions around the world to ultimately fund the North Korean
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Good news... next week, on September 19, Apple will roll out iOS 13, the latest version of its mobile operating system.

Yes, we're excited about, but here comes the bad news...

iOS 13 contains a vulnerability that could allow anyone to bypass the lockscreen protection on your iPhone and access some sensitive information.

Jose Rodriguez, a Spanish security researcher, contacted The Hacker
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The future is automated, says Trend Micro bod

Infosec techies should prepare to both fend off AI attacks and welcome the technology into their armoury of tools, reckons Trend Micro's director of cybercrime research.…

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D'ya hear that, cybercrooks? $50k up for grabs.

Fire, theft, flood – and now cyber attack. Customers of a Californian biz offering payouts of up to $50,000 in case your cat videos get Wannacry’d but experts worry it could make the problem worse.…

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Rainbow Nation site was running on Magento

GPS and wearables maker Garmin has warned customers in South Africa that their personal info and payment data were pinched after they shopped on the shop.garmin.co.za portal.…

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Breaking News — The Nigerian prince and his allies who might have also asked you over an email for your assistance to help save "the first African astronaut lost in space" have finally been arrested by the FBI.

Don't take it too seriously, as there's no Nigerian prince or an astronaut seeking your help.

Instead, it was an infamous 'Nigerian 419' scam email template where fraudsters try to
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Gain the skills you need to fend off miscreants this October in the UK capital

Promo  The internet is full of powerful, fast-changing hacking tools and malicious actors who know how to use them. That makes the regular training events held by IT security specialist SANS Institute an essential destination for technology professionals keen to sharpen their defensive skills and protect their organisation against today’s ever-more ingenious attackers.…

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But Trump Administration seemingly unbothered

After months of speculation about who exactly was behind a series of eavesdropping fake cell towers in Washington DC, it appears the answer is Israel.…

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Blokes left in legal limbo amid electronic records audit

Two men hired to assess a court record system's computer security were arrested Wednesday – after they were caught physically sneaking into a courthouse.…

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Mozilla has officially launched a new privacy-focused VPN service, called Firefox Private Network, as a browser extension that aims to encrypt your online activity and limit what websites and advertisers know about you.

Firefox Private Network service is currently in beta and available only to desktop users in the United States as part of Mozilla's recently expunged "Firefox Test Pilot"
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Bug-hunter says Cupertino won't even pay $1 reward for security hole

Video  Apple's latest iOS 13 build appears to have the same sort of lock-screen bypass that plagued previous versions of the iPhone firmware.…

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Taking another step towards their policy of ensuring privacy to users, Mozilla has now announced their first commercial product. Mozilla



Mozilla Announces Their Own VPN Extension on Latest Hacking News.

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Five nabbed over conspiracy to commit a public nuisance

Five people have been arrested by the Metropolitan Police for threatening to fly drones around London’s Heathrow airport this Friday to protest climate change.…

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Estonian based web security startup WebARX, the company who is also behind open-source plugin vulnerability scanner WPBullet and soon-to-be-released bug bounty platform plugbounty.com, has a big vision for a safer web.

It built a defensive core for websites which is embedded deep inside the company's DNA as even ARX in their name refers to the citadel (the core fortified area of a town or
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4CAN V2 is a Raspberry Pi project created by the Cisco team in order to test the security of cars



4CAN V2 | A Raspberry Pi Project To Help Find Vulnerabilities in Modern Cars on Latest Hacking News.

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Any exam preparation process requires the use of the right tools to achieve success. Vmware exams are no exception. Previously,



PrepAway – An Interactive Environment for Vmware Certification Exams Preparation on Latest Hacking News.

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How does a cyberattacker manage to break their way into your machine? Well, we can tell you it isn’t anything



Got Hacked? This Is Probably Why It Happened on Latest Hacking News.

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This Tuesday, Microsoft has rolled-out its scheduled monthly updates for 80 different bugs. Notably, the September Patch Tuesday update bundle



Microsoft September Patch Tuesday Addresses Two Actively Exploited Zero-Day Bugs on Latest Hacking News.

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Hello Ladies, let's talk about periods, privacy, and Facebook.

Are you using an app on your smartphone to keep tracks on your periods?

Well, it's worrying, because it might be sharing your extremely sensitive information like menstrual cycle and sexual activities with Facebook.

A new investigative report from UK-based advocacy group Privacy International revealed how some most popular
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Yes, turns out people still use this voucher biz – who knew?

We have a new twist on the "researchers find unprotected public-facing cloud-hosted database" story, as one recently uncovered archive turned out to be at the heart of a years-long fraud operation.…

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From thwarting phishing to boosting infosec awareness, we've got it covered

Webcast  Security professionals like you have a tough job.…

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Immediately after Mozilla announced its plan to soon enable 'DNS over HTTPS' (DoH) by default for Firefox users in the United States, Google today says it is planning an experiment with the privacy-focused technology in its upcoming Chrome 78.

Under development since 2017, 'DNS over HTTPS' performs DNS lookups—finding the server IP address of a certain domain name—over an encrypted HTTPS
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CISOs and CIOs need to know better than anyone the security pulse of their organizations. On the other hand, they cannot be flooded with every changing detail.

Finding the right balance that enables them to clearly grasp the big picture required in making sound decisions is a task many security executives find challenging. Threat actors do not acknowledge off-hours or weekends, introducing
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Totally sane John McAfee up there with Walder Frey, says cybersecurity celeb list

Despite billing himself as "the world's most famous hacker", Kevin Mitnick isn't the infosec personality your grandma is most interested in learning more about.…

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A critical vulnerability exposed millions of Exim servers to a serious threat of remote attacks. The vulnerability could allow an



Critical Remote Execution Exim Vulnerability Affects Millions Of Servers on Latest Hacking News.

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These days, computer hacking is a truly global endeavor. It’s common to see news stories about hacking threats that originate



Is it Important to Communicate with Other Hackers Across the Globe? on Latest Hacking News.

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Unlike previous side-channel vulnerabilities disclosed in Intel CPUs, researchers have discovered a new flaw that can be exploited remotely over the network without requiring an attacker to have physical access or any malware installed on a targeted computer.

Dubbed NetCAT, short for Network Cache ATtack, the new network-based side-channel vulnerability could allow a remote attacker to sniff
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Manufacturers seem not to care – some routers still awaiting patches

DSL modems and Wi-Fi routers from D-Link and Comba have been found to be leaving owners' passwords out in the open.…

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For as much as some things change, other things stay the same. Some may say that there really isn’t any



How to Protect your Online Data in 2019 on Latest Hacking News.

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What could be worse than your router leaking its administrative login credentials in plaintext?

Cybersecurity researchers from Trustwave's SpiderLabs have discovered multiple security vulnerabilities in some router models from two popular manufacturers—D-Link and Comba Telecom—that involve insecure storage of credentials, potentially affecting every user and system on that network.

Researcher
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Alleged whaling crooks cuffed in global crime crackdown

US prosecutors say 281 suspected criminal hackers around the world have been arrested as part of a massive takedown operation against so-called business email compromise operations. That's the type of caper in which crooks hijack executives' email accounts, or impersonate the staffers, to trick colleagues into wiring funds to fraudsters' accounts.…

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Get your update caps on.

Microsoft today released its monthly Patch Tuesday update for September 2019, patching a total of 79 security vulnerabilities in its software, of which 17 are rated critical, 61 as important, and one moderate in severity.

Two of the security vulnerabilities patched by the tech giant this month are listed as "publicly known" at the time of release, one of which is an
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