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 2021-10-26 20:24 

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Iranian gas stations out of service after distribution network hacked...

Gas stations from the National Iranian Oil Products Distribution Company (NIOPDC) have stopped working today due to what appears to be a cyberattack that affected the entire distribution network. [...]...

 2021-10-26 19:45 

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Spammers use Squirrelwaffle malware to drop Cobalt Strike...

A new malware threat named Squirrelwaffle has emerged in the wild, supporting actors with an initial foothold and a way to drop malware onto compromised systems and networks. [...]...

 2021-10-26 19:19 

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Brutal WordPress plugin bug allows subscribers to wipe sites...

A high severity security flaw found in a WordPress plugin with more than 8,000 active installs can let authenticated attackers reset and wipe vulnerable websites. [...]...

 2021-10-26 19:02 

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Prepare for 5 cybersecurity certifications with this bundle...

With The Ultimate 2021 Cyber Security Survival Training Bundle, you get full prep for five top certifications. The included content is worth a total of $495, but you can get it today for only $29.99. [...]...

 2021-10-26 18:19 

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Windows 10 KB5006738 released with fixes for printing issues...

Microsoft has released the optional KB5006738 Preview cumulative update for Windows 10 2004, Windows 10 20H2, and Windows 10 21H1. Microsoft says this update and a separate Windows Server preview update will fix all outstanding printing issues affecting u...

 2021-10-26 17:23 

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North Korean state hackers start targeting the IT supply chain...

North Korean-sponsored Lazarus hacking group has switched focus on new targets and was observed by Kaspersky security researchers expanding its supply chain attack capabilities. [...]...

 2021-10-26 16:42 

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Researcher cracked 70% of WiFi networks sampled in Tel Aviv...

A researcher has managed to crack 70% of a 5,000 WiFi network sample in his hometown, Tel Aviv, to prove that home networks are severely unsecured and easy to hijack. [...]...

 2021-10-26 15:40 

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Microsoft is force installing PC Health Check in Windows 10...

Microsoft has begun force installing the PC Health Check application on Windows 10 devices using a new KB5005463 update. [...]...

 2021-10-26 14:41 

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Police arrest 150 dark web vendors of illegal drugs and guns...

Law enforcement authorities arrested 150 suspects allegedly involved in selling and buying illicit goods on DarkMarket, the largest illegal marketplace on the dark web when it was taken down in January 2021. [...]...

 2021-10-26 14:02 

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Money launderers for Russian hacking groups arrested in Ukraine...

The Ukrainian cybercrime police force has arrested members of a group of money launderers and hackers at the request of U.S. intelligence services. [...]...

 2021-10-26 13:59 

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FBI: Ranzy Locker ransomware hit at least 30 US companies this year...

The FBI said on Monday that Ranzy Locker ransomware operators had compromised at least 30 US companies this year from various industry sectors. [...]...

 2021-10-26 12:14 

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Australia drafts Online Privacy Bill to bolster data security...

Australia's Attorney-General has submitted the first draft of a new Online Privacy Bill that contains striking reforms over existing privacy laws. [...]...

 2021-10-25 20:08 

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Mozilla blocks malicious add-ons installed by 455K Firefox users...

Mozilla blocked malicious Firefox add-ons installed by roughly 455,000 users after discovering in early June that they were abusing the proxy API to block Firefox updates. [...]...

 2021-10-25 18:00 

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Millions of Android users targeted in subscription fraud campaign...

A new SMS scam campaign relying upon 151 apps has been uncovered, with many of these apps managing to find their way into the Play Store where they amassed 10.5 million downloads. [...]...

 2021-10-25 16:20 

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South Korean telco KT suffers nationwide outage after routing error...

The second-largest telecommunications provider in South Korea, KT Corporation, has suffered a nationwide outage today, leaving all its 16.5 million customers without internet connectivity and telephony services for about 40 minutes. [...]...

 2021-10-25 15:50 

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Microsoft Defender ATP adds live response for Linux and macOS...

Microsoft has announced the addition of new live macOS and Linux response capabilities to Defender for Endpoint, , the enterprise version of Redmond's Windows 10 Defender antivirus. [...]...

 2021-10-25 15:27 

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It's Windows XP's 20th birthday and way too many still use it...

Today is the 20th anniversary of Windows XP, and although the operating system reached the end of support in 2014, way too many people continue to use the insecure version of Windows. [...]...

 2021-10-25 14:31 

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Hackers used billing software zero-day to deploy ransomware...

An unknown ransomware group is exploiting a critical SQL injection bug found in the BillQuick Web Suite time and billing solution to deploy ransomware on their targets' networks in ongoing attacks. [...]...

 2021-10-25 09:20 

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CISA urges admins to patch critical Discourse code execution bug...

A critical Discourse remote code execution (RCE) vulnerability tracked as CVE-2021-41163 was fixed via an urgent update by the developer on Friday [...]...

 2021-10-25 08:37 

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Microsoft: Russian SVR hacked at least 14 IT supply chain firms since May...

Microsoft says the Russian-backed Nobelium threat group behind last year's SolarWinds hack is still targeting the global IT supply chain, with 140 resellers and technology service providers attacked and at least 14 breached since May 2021. [...]...

 2021-10-24 15:27 

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BlackMatter ransomware victims quietly helped using secret decryptor...

Cybersecurity firm Emsisoft has been secretly decrypting BlackMatter ransomware victims since this summer, saving victims millions of dollars. [...]...

 2021-10-24 14:00 

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Microsoft 365 will get support for custom ARC configurations...

Microsoft is working on adding custom Authenticated Received Chain (ARC) configuration support to Microsoft Defender for Office 365. [...]...

 2021-10-23 16:51 

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Popular NPM library hijacked to install password-stealers, miners...

Hackers hijacked the popular UA-Parser-JS NPM library, with millions of downloads a week, to infect Linux and Windows devices with cryptominers and password-stealing trojans in a supply-chain attack. [...]...

 2021-10-23 15:12 

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Hacker sells the data for millions of Moscow drivers for $800...

Hackers are selling a stolen database containing 50 million records of Moscow driver data on an underground forum for only $800. [...]...

 2021-10-23 14:00 

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FTC: ISPs collect and monetize far more user data than you'd think...

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) found that six largest internet service providers (ISPs) in the U.S. collect and share customers' personal data without providing them with info on how it's used or meaningful ways to control this process. [...]...

 2021-10-22 21:47 

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The Week in Ransomware - October 22nd 2021 - Striking back...

Between law enforcement operations, REvil's second shut down, and ransomware gangs' response to the hacking of their servers, it has been quite the week. [...]...

 2021-10-22 18:26 

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SCUF Gaming store hacked to steal credit card info of 32,000 customers...

SCUF Gaming International, a leading manufacturer of custom PC and console controllers, is notifying customers that its website was hacked in February to plant a malicious script used to steal their credit card information. [...]...

 2021-10-22 18:02 

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DarkSide ransomware rushes to cash out $7 million in Bitcoin...

Almost $7 million worth of Bitcoin in a wallet controlled by DarkSide ransomware operators has been moved in what looks like a money laundering rollercoaster. [...]...

 2021-10-22 15:48 

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Groove ransomware calls on all extortion gangs to attack US interests...

The Groove ransomware gang is calling on other extortion groups to attack US interests after law enforcement took down REvil's infrastructure last week. [...]...

 2021-10-22 15:14 

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Microsoft: WizardUpdate Mac malware adds new evasion tactics...

Microsoft says it found new variants of macOS malware known as WizardUpdate (also tracked as UpdateAgent or Vigram), updated to use new evasion and persistence tactics. [...]...

 2021-10-22 14:36 

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Google cuts Play Store dev fees to 15% for all subscriptions...

Google announced that they are dropping the 30% flat service fee for in-app purchases or app sales to 15% starting January 1, 2022. [...]...

 2021-10-22 14:06 

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Italian celebs' data exposed in ransomware attack on SIAE...

The Italian data protection authority Garante per la Protezione dei Dati Personali (GPDP) has announced an investigation into a data breach of the country's copyright protection agency. [...]...

 2021-10-22 13:29 

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Microsoft Teams adds end-to-end encryption for one-to-one calls...

Microsoft has announced the public preview roll-out of end-to-end encryption (E2EE) support for one-to-one Microsoft Teams calls. [...]...

 2021-10-22 12:37 

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CISA: GPS software bug may cause unexpected behavior this Sunday...

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) warned that GPS deices might experience issues over the weekend because of a timing bug impacting Network Time Protocol (NTP) servers running the GPS Daemon (GPSD) software. [...]...

 2021-10-22 11:56 

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Microsoft: Windows 11 printing issues fixed in the KB5006746 update...

Microsoft has fixed multiple known issues impacting printing on Windows 11 with the release of the optional KB5006746 cumulative update preview on Thursday. [...]...

 2021-10-21 21:10 

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Massive campaign uses YouTube to push password-stealing malware...

Widespread malware campaigns are creating YouTube videos to distribute password-stealing trojans to unsuspecting viewers. [...]...

 2021-10-21 19:07 

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Evil Corp demands $40 million in new Macaw ransomware attacks...

Evil Corp has launched a new ransomware called Macaw Locker to evade US sanctions that prevent victims from making ransom payments. [...]...

 2021-10-21 18:40 

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Windows 11 KB5006746 update fixes gaming performance issues...

Microsoft has released the optional KB5006746 cumulative update preview for Windows 11, fixing sixty-four issues, including AMD CPU performance and gaming issues. [...]...

 2021-10-21 17:52 

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Microsoft is releasing Windows 10 21H2 in November...

Microsoft is preparing Windows 10 21H2, the next Windows 10 version, for a November 2021 release and is now rolling it out to all Windows Insiders in the Release Preview Channel. [...]...

 2021-10-21 17:23 

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Microsoft now defends nonprofits against nation-state attacks...

Microsoft announced today a new security program for nonprofits to provide them with protection against nation-state attacks that have increasingly targeting them in recent years. [...]...

 2021-10-21 16:24 

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FIN7 tries to trick pentesters into launching ransomware attacks...

The FIN7 hacking group is attempting to join the highly profitable ransomware space by creating fake cybersecurity companies that conduct network attacks under the guise of pentesting. [...]...

 2021-10-21 16:24 

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Hacking gang creates fake firm to hire pentesters for ransomware attacks...

The FIN7 hacking group is attempting to join the highly profitable ransomware space by creating fake cybersecurity companies that conduct network attacks under the guise of pentesting. [...]...

 2021-10-21 16:00 

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Google launches Android Enterprise bug bounty program...

Google has announced the launch of its first vulnerability rewards program for Android Enterprise with bounties of up to $250,000. [...]...

 2021-10-21 14:58 

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Cybercrime matures as hackers are forced to work smarter...

An analysis of 500 hacking incidents across a wide range of industries has revealed trends that characterize a maturity in the way hacking groups operate today. [...]...

 2021-10-21 14:22 

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RAT malware spreading in Korea through webhards and torrents...

An ongoing malware distribution campaign targeting South Korea is disguising RATs (remote access trojans) as an adult game shared via webhards and torrents. [...]...

 2021-10-21 13:18 

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Nine arrested for impersonating bank clerks to steal from the elderly...

The Dutch Police have arrested nine people for targeting and stealing money from the elderly by impersonating bank employees. [...]...

 2021-10-21 11:52 

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Bulletproof hosting admins sentenced for helping cybercrime gangs...

Two Eastern European men were sentenced to prison on Racketeer Influenced Corrupt Organization (RICO) charges for bulletproof hosting services used by multiple cybercrime operations to target US organizations. [...]...

 2021-10-20 23:54 

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Windows 11 Subsystem for Android lets you sideload apps - Here's how...

Microsoft has released the first preview version of the Windows Subsystem for Android for Windows 11 Insiders, and one of the more interesting features is that you can sideload Android apps. [...]...

 2021-10-20 21:46 

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Hands on with Microsoft's Android app support in Windows 11...

Microsoft has released its first preview build of the Windows Subsystem for Android, allowing you to run Android apps directly on your desktop. [...]...

 2021-10-20 19:32 

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US govt to ban export of hacking tools to authoritarian regimes...

The Commerce Department's Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) today announced export controls for software and hardware tools that could be used for malicious hacking activities. [...]...

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