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10 out of 10: Great in a test score, less good when it's for the severity of a flaw

SAP customers should update their installations to close a security vulnerability that can be exploited to commandeer the software by anyone who can reach it.…





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One of the anticipated games around, Watch Dogs, had a tough time over the years. The very first part of



WATCH DOGS : LEGION – In-game hacking improvements and review on Latest Hacking News.





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Cybersecurity researchers today disclosed a new highly critical "wormable" vulnerability—carrying a severity score of 10 out of 10 on the CVSS scale—affecting Windows Server versions 2003 to 2019.

The 17-year-old remote code execution flaw (CVE-2020-1350), dubbed 'SigRed' by Check Point, could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to gain domain administrator privileges over targeted




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Learn about the types and styles of Distributed Denial of Service attacks, including volumetric, protocol and application attacks, and the types of damage they can cause.






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Microsoft has announced a new free-to-use initiative aimed at uncovering forensic evidence of sabotage on Linux systems, including rootkits and intrusive malware that may otherwise go undetected.

The cloud offering, dubbed Project Freta, is a snapshot-based memory forensic mechanism that aims to provide automated full-system volatile memory inspection of virtual machine (VM) snapshots, with




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Plus: US govt says it's 'looking at' banning Chinese social media apps, including TikTok

Social media businesses are making moves to block Hong Kong authorities from accessing their user data, days after Beijing imposed a new national security law on the territory.…





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It hasn’t been long since the enterprise networking gear provider F5 Networks disclosed a vulnerability. And now, right after the



F5 Networks Vulnerability Comes Under Active Exploit Right After Disclosure on Latest Hacking News.





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DNS entries left pointing to Azure-hosted server names snatched by miscreants for mischief

More than 240 website subdomains belonging to organizations large and small, including household names, were hijacked to redirect netizens to malware, X-rated material, online gambling, and other unexpected content.…





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Specops tames password resets in Windows environments

Sponsored  Despite a torrent of bad press, passwords have become the technology that should go away but somehow never quite does. This is mostly simple inertia, but the unfamiliarity, expense and complexity of some of the alternatives has also played its part. Security teams know that passwords are vulnerable in all sorts of ways but abandoning them completely is like chucking away a comfort blanket.…





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The reason why services like DuckDuckGo thrive lies in their focus on users’ privacy. Nonetheless, a researcher found how this



DuckDuckGo Collected Users’ Browsing Data – Addressed The Glitch on Latest Hacking News.





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The Spyse cybersecurity search engine promises to bolster the output of security specialists with hard field work. Relatively new to



Spyse the New Cybersecurity Search Engine on Latest Hacking News.





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Bloke calling himself Hushpuppi extradited, allegedly conspired to steal $100m from English Premier League soccer club among others

An Instagram super-star with 2.3 million followers has been extradited to America accused of conspiring to launder hundreds of millions of dollars obtained via cyber-crime. He faces up to 20 years behind bars if convicted.…





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Recently, TikTok drew attention due to the way it kept spying on iOS users by snooping Clipboard contents. However, it



After TikTok, LinkedIn And Reddit Caught Spying On iOS Clipboard on Latest Hacking News.





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Once again, researchers caught a bunch of dubious apps preying on Android users. This time, malicious Android apps stole Facebook



Numerous Malicious Android Apps Stole Facebook Credentials on Latest Hacking News.





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Proposed Section 230 shake-up passes committee stage with amendments

An amended version of America's controversial proposed EARN IT Act has been unanimously approved by the Senate Judiciary Committee – a key step in its journey to becoming law. This follows a series of changes and compromises that appear to address critics’ greatest concerns while introducing fresh problems.…





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A critical vulnerability existed in the Firewall OS of Palo Alto Networks next-generation firewalls. The bug potentially risked millions of



Palo Alto Networks Addressed Critical Vulnerability In Firewall OS on Latest Hacking News.





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Card skimming attacks have long been a menace for the e-commerce industry. Recently, another attack strategy has surfaced online where



Attackers Hide Credit Card Skimmers In Image Files To Steal Data on Latest Hacking News.





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Lately, we can't help noticing an endless cycle where the more enterprises invest in threat prevention; the more hackers adapt and continue to penetrate enterprises.

To make things worse, detecting these penetrations still takes too long with an average dwell time that exceeds 100 (!) days.

To keep the enterprise protected, IT needs to figure out a way to break this endless cycle without




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Points-powered getaways could cost booking site dear

Miscreants have been nabbing supermarket chain Tesco Clubcard discount codes to snap up Hotels.com rewards meant for holders of the retailer's loyalty cards.…





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Digital marketing has revolutionized the way businesses advertise their products and services. While most focus on the benefits, it’s undeniable



The Critical Role of Cyber Security in Digital Marketing on Latest Hacking News.





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Facebook has recently announced a major update in the way they shared data with app developers. As announced, they have



Facebook Fixes Glitch That Allowed Unused Apps To Keep Gathering User Data on Latest Hacking News.





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So ... CLICK HERE to find out more!

A subset of Three UK users have received an SMS message warning them about text message-based spam – complete with a shortlink and textual urgings to click it and learn more.…





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Plus: What? No. No way. People would just do that? Go on Tor and use it to commit crimes?

In Brief  Exploit code for the pair of nasty vulnerabilities in F5 Networks' BIG-IP application delivery controllers is now doing the rounds, so make sure you're all patched up.…





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Cybersecurity researchers today issued a security advisory warning enterprises and governments across the globe to immediately patch a highly-critical remote code execution vulnerability affecting F5's BIG-IP networking devices running application security servers.

The vulnerability, assigned CVE-2020-5902 and rated as critical with a CVSS score of 10 out of 10, could let remote attackers




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Tight-lipped bank has fixed the weirdness - but not said why it happened

Barclays Bank appears to have been using no less than the Internet Archive's Wayback Machine as a "content distribution network" to serve up a Javascript file.…





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In a joint operation, European and British law enforcement agencies recently arrested hundreds of alleged drug dealers and other criminals after infiltrating into a global network of an encrypted chatting app that was used to plot drug deals, money laundering, extortions, and even murders.

Dubbed EncroChat, the top-secret encrypted communication app comes pre-installed on a customized




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No organisation is immune: Nearly nine in ten experienced these attacks last year

Sponsored  Business Email Compromise (BEC) and Email Account Compromise (EAC) are the most expensive cyber threats facing businesses around the globe. The FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) reports that both scams have resulted in worldwide losses of $26 billion since 2016 – with $1.7 billion in the last year alone.…





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Not to worry, there are only *searches* several thousand devices apparently exposed online

Network administrators are urged to patch their F5 BIG-IP application delivery controllers following the disclosure of a pair of critical remote takeover bugs.…





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Continental capers lead to 750 UK arrests

French and Dutch police have boasted of infiltrating and killing off encrypted chat service EncroChat, alleging it was used by organised crime gangs to plot murders, sell drugs, launder criminal profits and more.…





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Best get updating pronto, folks

The Apache Project's popular Guacamole open-source remote desktop software contained vulns allowing remote attackers to steal login creds and hijack targeted machines, researchers have said.…





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Redmond also praised for blocking malware control systems on its clouds

Microsoft has emitted a pair of security patches to address flaws in Windows 10 that can be potentially exploited by miscreants to hijack PCs. A victim simply needs to be tricked into opening a file containing a specially crafted image on a vulnerable system.…





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Just in case the Feds take an interest in your calls

Zoom today said it will make end-to-end (E2E) encryption available to all of its users, regardless of whether they pay for it or not.…





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