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 2021-01-17 20:41 

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Windows 10X: A closer look at Microsoft's new operating system...

Windows 10X was originally designed for dual-screen devices, such as the Surface Neo, Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold, and Intel prototypes. In 2020, Microsoft said that the plans have changed and the operating system will first debut on single-screen devices in ...

 2021-01-17 20:21 

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Windows 10 bug causes a BSOD crash when opening a certain path...

A bug in Windows 10 causes the operating system to crash with a Blue Screen of Death simply by opening a certain path in a browser's address bar or using other Windows commands. [...]...

 2021-01-17 20:21 

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Windows 10 bug crashes your PC when you access this location...

A bug in Windows 10 causes the operating system to crash with a Blue Screen of Death simply by opening a certain path in a browser's address bar or using other Windows commands. [...]...

 2021-01-17 16:39 

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Privacy-focused search engine DuckDuckGo grew by 62% in 2020...

The privacy-focused search engine DuckDuckGo continues to grow rapidly as the company reached 102M daily search queries for the first time in January. [...]...

 2021-01-16 20:46 

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Pro-Trump 'Enemies of the People' doxing site is still active...

Enemies of the People, the website inciting violence against U.S. officials who refused to support the President's claims to voter fraud, is still active and continues to expose personal details from more individuals. [...]...

 2021-01-16 18:40 

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Massive stolen credit card shop Joker's Stash shuts down...

The administrator of Joker's Stash, one of the longest-running marketplace for stolen credit cards, announced on Friday that they would permanently shut down the operation next month. [...]...

 2021-01-16 18:40 

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Stolen credit card shop Joker's Stash closes after making a fortune...

The administrator of Joker's Stash, one of the longest-running marketplace for stolen credit cards, announced on Friday that they would permanently shut down the operation next month. [...]...

 2021-01-15 22:37 

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The Week in Ransomware - January 15th 2021 - Locking you up...

It has been another quiet week for ransomware, though we did have some interesting stories come out this week. [...]...

 2021-01-15 21:20 

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Google to kill Chrome Sync feature in third-party browsers...

Google says that it will block third-party Chromium web browsers from using private Google APIs after discovering that they were integrating them although they're intended to be used only in Chrome. [...]...

 2021-01-15 19:34 

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Windows Finger command abused by phishing to download malware...

Attackers are using the normally harmless Windows Finger command to download and install a malicious backdoor on victims' devices. [...]...

 2021-01-15 18:43 

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Hackers leaked altered Pfizer data to sabotage trust in vaccines...

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) today revealed that some of the stolen Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine candidate data was doctored by threat actors before being leaked online with the end goal of undermining the public's trust in COVID-19 vaccines. [...]...

 2021-01-15 16:22 

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Scotland environmental regulator hit by 'ongoing' ransomware attack...

The Scottish Environment Protection Agency confirmed on Thursday that some of its contact center, internal systems, processes and internal communications were affected following a ransomware attack that took place on Christmas Eve. [...]...

 2021-01-15 15:58 

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Signal down after getting flooded with new users...

Signal users are currently experiencing issues around the world, with users unable to send and receive messages. When attempting to send messages via Signal, users are seeing loading screen and error message "502". [...]...

 2021-01-15 14:51 

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Microsoft warns of incoming Windows Zerologon patch enforcement...

Microsoft today warned admins that updates addressing the Windows Zerologon vulnerability will transition into the enforcement phase starting next month. [...]...

 2021-01-15 10:05 

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Undisclosed Apache Velocity XSS vulnerability impacts GOV sites...

An undisclosed XSS vulnerability in Apache Velocity Tools can be exploited by unauthenticated attackers to target government sites, including NASA. [...]...

 2021-01-14 21:47 

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Verified Twitter accounts hacked in $580k 'Elon Musk' crypto scam...

Threat actors are hacking verified Twitter accounts in an Elon Musk cryptocurrency giveaway scam that has recently become widely active. [...]...

 2021-01-14 20:16 

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Facebook sues makers of malicious Chrome extensions for scraping data...

Facebook has taken legal action against the makers of malicious Chrome extensions used for scraping user-profiles and other information from Facebook's website and from users' systems without authorization. [...]...

 2021-01-14 18:05 

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NSA advises companies to avoid third party DNS resolvers...

The US National Security Agency (NSA) says that companies should avoid using third party DNS resolvers to block threat actors' DNS traffic eavesdropping and manipulation attempts and to block access to internal network information. [...]...

 2021-01-14 14:32 

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Office January security updates fix remote code execution bugs...

Microsoft addresses important severity remote code execution vulnerabilities affecting multiple Office products in the January 2021 Office security updates released during this month's Patch Tuesday. [...]...

 2021-01-14 12:06 

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Telegram-based phishing service Classiscam hits European marketplaces...

Dozens of cybercriminal gangs are publishing fake ads on popular online marketplaces to lure interested users to fraudulent merchant sites or to phishing pages that steal payment data. [...]...

 2021-01-14 10:05 

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Windows 10 bug corrupts your hard drive on seeing this file's icon...

An unpatched zero-day in Microsoft Windows 10 allows attackers to corrupt an NTFS-formatted hard drive with a one-line command. [...]...

 2021-01-13 21:24 

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CISA: Hackers bypassed MFA to access cloud service accounts...

The US Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) said today that threat actors bypassed multi-factor authentication (MFA) authentication protocols to compromise cloud service accounts. [...]...

 2021-01-13 21:08 

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It's finally over! Time to uninstall Adobe Flash Player...

It's over, kaput, done. Adobe Flash Player is officially non-functional, and it's time to uninstall the program once and for all. [...]...

 2021-01-13 17:14 

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Microsoft addresses issue breaking Windows 10 'Reset this PC'...

Microsoft has resolved a known issue that caused the Windows 10 "Reset this PC" feature to fail in some cases, on both client and server platforms. [...]...

 2021-01-13 16:24 

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Microsoft fixes Secure Boot bug allowing Windows rootkit installation...

Microsoft has fixed a security feature bypass vulnerability in Secure Boot that allows attackers to compromise the operating system's booting process even when Secure Boot is enabled. [...]...

 2021-01-13 14:48 

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Skype is down worldwide - Microsoft working on issues...

Skype users are currently experiencing issues around the world, with users reporting that they are getting signed out of their Skype account and company accounts automatically. [...]...

 2021-01-13 13:51 

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Google discloses hacking campaign targeting Windows, Android users...

Project Zero, Google's 0day bug-hunting team, revealed a hacking campaign coordinated by "a highly sophisticated actor" and targeting Windows and Android users with zero-day and n-day exploits. [...]...

 2021-01-12 23:57 

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SolarLeaks site claims to sell data stolen in SolarWinds attacks...

A website named 'SolarLeaks' is selling data they claim was stolen from companies confirmed to have been breached in the SolarWinds attack. [...]...

 2021-01-12 21:37 

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Capcom: 390,000 people may be affected by ransomware data breach...

Capcom has released a new update for their data breach investigation and state that up to 390,000 people may now be affected by their November ransomware attack. [...]...

 2021-01-12 18:38 

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Microsoft patches Defender antivirus zero-day exploited in the wild...

Microsoft has addressed a zero-day vulnerability in the Microsoft Defender antivirus, exploited in the wild by threat actors before the patch was released. [...]...

 2021-01-12 18:30 

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Windows 10 Cumulative Updates KB4598229 & KB4598242 released...

Today is first Patch Tuesday of 2021 and Microsoft is rolling out a new cumulative update for all supported version of Windows. The cumulative update with security fixes is rolling out to PCs with October 2020 Update, May 2020 Update, November 2019 Update...

 2021-01-12 18:27 

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Microsoft January 2021 Patch Tuesday fixes 83 flaws, 1 zero-day...

With the January 2021 Patch Tuesday security updates release, Microsoft has released fixes for 83 vulnerabilities, with ten classified as Critical and 73 as Important. There is also one zero-day and one previously disclosed vulnerabilities fixed as part o...

 2021-01-12 17:28 

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New Zealand Reserve Bank breached using bug patched on Xmas Eve...

A recent data breach at the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, known as Te Ptea Matua, was caused by attackers exploiting a critical vulnerability patched the same day. [...]...

 2021-01-12 16:46 

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Hackers leak stolen Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine data online...

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) today revealed that some of the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine data stolen from its servers in December was leaked online. [...]...

 2021-01-12 15:33 

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Mimecast discloses Microsoft 365 SSL certificate compromise...

Email security company Mimecast has disclosed today that a "sophisticated threat actor" compromised one of the certificates the company issues for customers to securely connect Microsoft 365 Exchange to their services. [...]...

 2021-01-12 13:33 

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New Sunspot malware found while investigating SolarWinds hack...

Cybersecurity firm CrowdStrike has discovered the malware used by the SolarWinds hackers to inject backdoors in Orion platform builds during the supply-chain attack that led to the compromise of several companies and government agencies. [...]...

 2021-01-12 02:43 

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Intel adds hardware-based ransomware detection to 11th gen CPUs...

Intel announced today at CES 2021 that they have added hardware-based ransomware detection to their newly announced 11th generation Core vPro business-class processors. [...]...

 2021-01-11 22:29 

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Microsoft Sysmon now detects malware process tampering attempts...

Microsoft has released Sysmon 13 with a new security feature that detects if a process has been tampered using process hollowing or process herpaderping techniques. [...]...

 2021-01-11 21:40 

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Microsoft releases Linux endpoint detection and response features...

Microsoft announced today that Microsoft Defender for Endpoint's detection and response (EDR) capabilities are now generally available on Linux servers. [...]...

 2021-01-11 20:41 

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Networking giant Ubiquiti alerts customers of potential data breach...

Networking device maker Ubiquiti has announced a security incident that may have exposed its customers' data. [...]...

 2021-01-11 18:46 

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Windows 10 hardware security enabled by default on new Surface PC...

Microsoft has unveiled today the new Surface Pro 7+ for enterprise and educational customers, an ultra-light 2-in-1 device which comes with Windows Enhanced Hardware Security features enabled by default. [...]...

 2021-01-11 17:33 

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Mac malware uses 'run-only' AppleScripts to evade analysis...

A cryptocurrency mining campaign targeting macOS is using malware that has evolved into a complex variant giving researchers a lot of trouble analyzing it. [...]...

 2021-01-11 17:11 

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DarkSide ransomware decryptor recovers victims' files for free...

Romanian cybersecurity firm Bitdefender has released a free decryptor for the DarkSide ransomware to allow victims to recover their files without paying a ransom. [...]...

 2021-01-11 15:46 

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Typeform fixes Zendesk Sell form data hijacking vulnerability...

Online survey and form creator Typeform has quietly patched a data hijacking vulnerability in its Zendesk Sell integration. If exploited, the vulnerability could let attacks redirect the form submissions containing potentially sensitive information to the...

 2021-01-11 14:07 

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Sunburst backdoor shares features with Russian APT malware...

Kaspersky researchers found that the Sunburst backdoor, the malware deployed during the SolarWinds supply-chain attack, shows feature overlaps with Kazuar, a .NET backdoor tentatively linked to the Russian Turla hacking group. [...]...

 2021-01-11 06:52 

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United Nations data breach exposed over 100k UNEP staff records...

This week, researchers have responsibly disclosed a vulnerability by exploiting which they could access over 100K private records of United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP).The data breach stemmed from exposed Git directories which let researchers c...

 2021-01-10 23:01 

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What to expect from Microsoft and Windows 10 in 2021...

With 2021 finally here, Microsoft is planning on releasing some exciting new features and updates this year for Windows 10 operating system and other products. [...]...

 2021-01-10 22:37 

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How to integrate Everything search in the Windows 10 taskbar...

Windows 10 users can now integrate the Everything search engine directly into the Windows taskbar using the new 'Everything Toolbar' application. [...]...

 2021-01-10 20:43 

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New Zealand Reserve Bank suffers data breach via hacked storage partner...

The Reserve Bank of New Zealand, known as Te Ptea Matua, has suffered a data breach after threat actors hacked a third-party hosting partner. [...]...

 2021-01-10 01:27 

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Apple removed Parler from the App Store for inciting violence...

Apple has removed the Parler social network app from the App Store for violating policies, including not providing an updated moderation plan or an updated app with objectionable content removed. [...]...

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