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Google today revealed that Google+ has suffered another massive data breach, forcing the tech giant to shut down its struggling social network four months earlier than its actual scheduled date, i.e., in April 2019 instead of August 2019.

Google said it discovered another critical security vulnerability in one of Google+'s People APIs that could have allowed developers to steal private


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Data Breaches In The Last 30 Days Affect A Billion People

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Microsoft Calls For Facial Recognition Tech Regulation

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Netflix is one of the best resources for entertaining content today, as it offers a subscription to one of the



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Interview with Valentino De Sousa, cyberdefense lead for the UK and Ireland with Accenture Security, about SNAKEMACKERAL aka Fancybear, APT28, and Sofacy.



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A few days ago, a researcher discovered a serious security flaw in Yoast plugin. This Yoast SEO 9.1 Vulnerability could



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On Thursday, the Australian Parliament unanimously passed the most controversial Bill of the year, The Access and Assistance Bill, 2018,



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The macro_pack is a tool for automating obfuscation in an MS document or VBS script format It’s perfect for security



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Marriott To Reimburse Some Guests For Passports After Breach

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Someone Defaced Linux.org With Goatse

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OpSec Mistake Brings Down Network Of Dark Web Money Counterfeiter

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Botnet of 20,000 Wordpress sites attacking other Wordpress sites, Australia passes encryption law, and UNNAMED1989 ransomware dev arrested on episode 179 of our daily podcast.



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Australia's House of Representatives has finally passed the "Telecommunications Assistance and Access Bill 2018," also known as the Anti-Encryption Bill, on Thursday that would now allow law enforcement to force Google, Facebook, WhatsApp, Signal, and other tech giants to help them access encrypted communications.

The Australian government argues the new legislation is important for national


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Facebook Defends Mark Zuckerberg's Exposed Emails

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ESET Discovers 21 New Linux Malware Variants

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Humble Bundle Breach Could Be First Step In Wider Attack

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The Internet Reacts To Australia's Anti-Encryption Bill

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Hold tight, this may blow your mind…

A low-privileged user account on most Linux operating systems with UID value anything greater than 2147483647 can execute any systemctl command unauthorizedly—thanks to a newly discovered vulnerability.

The reported vulnerability actually resides in PolicyKit (also known as polkit)—an application-level toolkit for Unix-like operating systems that defines


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Nearly 250 Pages Of Devasting Internal Facebook Documents Posted Online By UK Parliament

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APT using malicious Chrome Extension, Google Maps notification spam, and Adobe Flash actively exploited zero-day receives emergency patch on episode 178 of our daily podcast.



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Trump's Cybersecurity Advisor Rudy Giuliani Thinks His Twitter Was Hacked Because Someone Took Advantage Of His Typo

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Following a ban in the US and Australia, Huawei is presently blacklisted by the New Zealand Government over certain network



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Cybersecurity researchers have discovered a new zero-day vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player that hackers are actively exploiting in the wild as part of a targeted campaign appears to be attacking a Russian state health care institution.

The vulnerability, tracked as CVE-2018-15982, is a use-after-free flaw resides in Flash Player that, if exploited successfully, allows an attacker to execute


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Botnet Of 20,000 WordPress Sites Are Attacking Other WordPress Sites

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