Sextortion Gang Found To Be Behind Email Bomb Threat Spree

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Facebook Could Face Billion Dollar Fine For Data Breaches

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Cybersecurity researchers have discovered a critical vulnerability in widely used SQLite database software that exposes billions of deployments to hackers.

Dubbed as 'Magellan' by Tencent's Blade security team, the newly discovered SQLite flaw could allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary or malicious code on affected devices, leak program memory or crash applications.

SQLite is a


Special Counsel Slams Michael Flynn's Criticism Of FBI Interview

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Over Half Of Brazil's Population Exposed In Security Incident

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Shamoon Destroys Data At Italian Oil And Gas Company

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Shamoon is back… one of the most destructive malware families that caused damage to Saudi Arabia's largest oil producer in 2012 and this time it has targeted energy sector organizations primarily operating in the Middle East.

Earlier this week, Italian oil drilling company Saipem was attacked and sensitive files on about 10 percent of its servers were destroyed, mainly in the Middle East,


Save The Children Foundation Duped By Hackers Into Paying Out $1 Million

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The Huwaei CFO has pleaded innocent, following which she has been granted bail. However, Meng Wanzhou would be required to

Huawei CFO Granted Bail. China Threatens US and Canada of Dire Consequences on Latest Hacking News.


  We’re sad to report that on December 5, Frank T. Hulswit died before we had a chance to talk with him. He was 94.

His wife Sonya is 92, and her son Chris says she is doing poorly. We don’t know if we’ll get a chance to meet her, something we’ve been trying [...]

Facebook's latest screw-up — a programming bug in Facebook website accidentally gave 1,500 third-party apps access to the unposted Facebook photos of as many as 6.8 million users.

Facebook today quietly announced that it discovered a new API bug in its photo-sharing system that let 876 developers access users' private photos which they never shared on their timeline, including images uploaded


Logitech App Security Flaw Allowed Keystroke Injection Attacks

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"Pay $20,000 worth of bitcoin, or a bomb will detonate in your building"

A massive number of businesses, schools, government offices and individuals across the US, New Zealand and Canada on Thursday received bomb threats via emails that caused nationwide chaos, forcing widespread evacuations and police response.

The bomb threat emails were apparently sent by spammers, threatening people that


UK Whitehats Blacklisted By Cisco Talos

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GitLab Opens Bug Bounty To The World

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Bomb threat email scam alarms businesses, Wordpress bug led to some passwords indexed by Google, and data protection lacking in US Border data searches on episode 183 of our daily cybersecurity podcast.

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Extortion Emails Carrying Bomb Threats Cause Panic Across The US

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Charming Kitty Targeting US, Arab Officials In Wake Of Iran Sanctions

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Nintendo Sues Californian For Selling Modded NES Classic And Switch Hacks

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Microsoft has reportedly sought for a reasonable legal framework for the deployment and use of facial recognition technology. While this

Microsoft urges for Legal Framework to govern Facial recognition on Latest Hacking News.


Ethical Hacking Growing In Popularity As Data Breaches Increase

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Recently, the Luton Crown Court sentenced a British teenager for sending out false bomb threats and carrying out DDoS attacks.

British Teenager gets 3 year sentence for DDoS and False Bomb Threats on Latest Hacking News.


Ethical Hacking Growing In Popularity At Data Breaches Increase

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A couple of months ago, Google announced they will sunset their product Google Plus. The reasons behind this harsh decision

Google+ Shut Down Date Dragged Earlier Due to Another Massive Breach on Latest Hacking News.


[Scientology barnstormer Michael Chan]

We want to thank our reader in Greece who alerted us to a pretty amazing situation. An entire 2-hour Michael Chan talk given to Scientologists in Athens had been posted to YouTube, and if we hurried we could get a look at it before Chan pulled it down (which Chan said [...]


Operation Sharpshooter targeting nuclear, defense, and energy companies, Super Micro release findings of its investigation into alleged hardware hack, and Grammarly announced public bug bounty.

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Ticketmaster Fails To Take Responsibility For Malware

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Former Mt. Gox CEO Could Face 10 Years For Embezzlement

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It's December Of 2018 And, To Hell With It, Just Patch Your Stuff

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How To Tell If Your Partner Is Spying On Your Phone

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