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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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The Czech Republic has reportedly accused Russia of unauthorized access to the mailboxes of some of its top-level officials. According



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Adobe Flash Zero-Day Leverages Active-X In Office Doc

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Canadian 1-800-FLOWERS Operation Discloses Four Year Breach

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GOPwned: Republicans Fall Victim To Email Hack

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North Korean APT Uses Chrome Extension To Infect Victims

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CoAP Protocol Is The Next Big Thing For DDoS Attacks

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Looking for an automated malware analysis software? Something like a 1-click solution that doesn't require any installation or configuration…a platform that can scale up your research time… technology that can provide data-driven explanations… well, your search is over!

Israeli cybersecurity and malware researchers today at Black Hat conference launch a revolutionary machine learning and


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Developers around the world depend on open source components to build their software products. According to industry estimates, open source components account for 60-80% of the code base in modern applications.

Collaboration on open source projects throughout the community produces stronger code, squashing the bugs and catching the vulnerabilities that impact the security of organizations


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Republican campaign committee hack, 1-800-Flowers payment card breach, and Google's December Android patches on episode 177 of our daily podcast.



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This Phishing Scam Group Built A List Of 50,000 Execs To Target

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A new piece of ransomware is spreading rapidly across China that has already infected more than 100,000 computers in the last four days as a result of a supply-chain attack, and the number is continuously increasing every hour.

What's Interesting? Unlike almost every ransomware malware, the new virus doesn't demand ransom payments in Bitcoin.

Instead, the attackers are asking victims to pay


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Quora Says 100 Million Users Hacked

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Recently, in a shocking revelation, it has come to light that the FBI has allegedly tried to coax Facebook into



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