The fingerprint sensor on your smartphone might not be foolproof There may be a security flaw in the fingerprint sensor that millions of consumers use to unlock their smartphones and use the device to buy products and manage services, including banking chores…. The US has been conducting a secret cyberwar against North Korea’s nukes with surprising results uk.businessinsider.com – A recent New York Times report uncovered a secret operation to derail North Korea’s nuclear-missile program that has been raging for three years. Essentially, the report attributes North Korea’s hi… Tweeted by @prayingmedic https://twitter…. This encrypting ransomware is the web’s biggest […]

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Russian ‘hacker’ arrested in Spain An alleged Russian hacker has been arrested in Spain at the request of the American authorities…. Birmingham detectives track down schoolboy cyber-criminal – aged just 13 A specialist team of detectives investigating cybercrime attacks have tracked down suspects in the West Midlands as young as THIRTEEN. Last year the regions cybercrime unit investigated 24 complex cases, ranging from lone wolf students bringing down …… Suspected Kelihos Botnet Operator Arrested in Spain Update (Tuesday, April 11): The arrest of a Russian man in Spain was apparently for his role in Kelihos botnet responsible for sending hundreds […]

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Americans have shallow understanding of cybersecurity: survey When it comes to cybersecurity, Americans recognise the need for strong passwords and know that public WiFi hotspots aren’t necessarily safe for online banking or e-commerce…. US trade group hacked with Chinese software ahead of Xi summit A sophisticated hacking group that pursues Chinese government interests broke into the website of a private US trade group ahead of a summit between US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping…. How Much Can We Take? So, a deeper look into the cybersecurity shenanigans at Homeland Security yields more startling news and further depressing […]

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How ‘Moonlight Maze’ evolved into Turla malware – a 20-year history of state cyber espionage Evolution of malware linked to Russian government tracked following code analysis… ATM malware attacks are on the rise In the past few months prevalence of hacking ATM has increased. Some time ago 3 ATMs have been attacked in India. It was found that the hackers used the Malware GREENDISPENSER. In this article we will look at methods of Read more … Android Variant of Notorious Pegasus Spyware Found Researchers say a variant of the notorious surveillance software called Pegasus has been targeting Android users allowing […]

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IAAF servers hacked, athletes’ private medical records feared compromised by Russia-linked Fancy Bear Last year, Fancy Bear hacked into the World Anti-Doping Agency’s database and leaked confidential data of top athletes…. Survey Reveals How Lack of Social Network Password Security is Causing Vulnerabilities at User’s Place of Business Thycotic found that 53 percent of users haven’t changed their social network passwords in more than one year with 20 percent having never changed their passwords at all, according to a recent survey conducted by the company at RSA Conference in San Francisco in February…. How your ship has probably been cyber […]

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