Security & Cyber threats

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When Efforts to Contain a Data Breach Backfire

When Efforts to Contain a Data Breach Backfire

Earlier this month, the administrator of the cybercrime forum Breached received...

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PayPal Phishing Scam Uses Invoices Sent Via PayPal

PayPal Phishing Scam Uses Invoices Sent Via PayPal

Scammers are using invoices sent through PayPal.com to trick recipients into calling...

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Massive Losses Define Epidemic of ‘Pig Butchering’

Massive Losses Define Epidemic of ‘Pig Butchering’

U.S. state and federal investigators are being inundated with reports from people...

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Meet the Administrators of the RSOCKS Proxy Botnet

Meet the Administrators of the RSOCKS Proxy Botnet

Authorities in the United States, Germany, the Netherlands and the U.K. last week...

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KrebsOnSecurity in New Netflix Series on Cybercrime

KrebsOnSecurity in New Netflix Series on Cybercrime

Netflix has a new documentary series airing next week -- "Web of Make Believe: Death,...

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Adconion Execs Plead Guilty in Federal Anti-Spam Case

Adconion Execs Plead Guilty in Federal Anti-Spam Case

On the eve of their federal criminal trial for allegedly stealing vast swaths of...

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FDA: Patch Illumina DNA Sequencing Instruments, Stat

FDA: Patch Illumina DNA Sequencing Instruments, Stat

A critical security bug could lead to remote device control, altered lab results,...

Web and Cloud - Beware of fake, phishing and spoof emails that claims to be from Web & Cloud, and mails like the copy in this article. They are from scammers, never click or send money.

Web and Cloud - Beware of fake, phishing and spoof emails...

Please notice that Web and Cloud will never ask for your information or payment;...

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How Data Breaches Affect the Enterprise (2020)

How Data Breaches Affect the Enterprise (2020)

Thanks to COVID-19 and the sudden movement toward home workers, data breaches have...

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WordPress Plug-in Updated in Rare Forced Action

WordPress Plug-in Updated in Rare Forced Action

The Logonizer login security plug-in was automatically updated to patch a SQL injection...

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Ubiq Rolls Out Encryption-as-a-Service Platform Aimed at Developers

Ubiq Rolls Out Encryption-as-a-Service Platform Aimed at...

A few lines of code and two API calls is all that it takes for developers to add...

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Barnes & Noble Warns Customers About Data Breach

Barnes & Noble Warns Customers About Data Breach

Famed bookseller says non-financial data was exposed in a new attack.

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Software AG Continues Efforts Against $20M Ransomware Attack

Software AG Continues Efforts Against $20M Ransomware Attack

The attack, which now includes extortion components, has moved into its second week.

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Imperva Agrees to Buy jSonar

Imperva Agrees to Buy jSonar

The deal is expected to close in mid-October.

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New Google Search Hacks Push Viruses & Porn

New Google Search Hacks Push Viruses & Porn

Three incidents demonstrate how cybercriminals leverage the scourge of black-hat...

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Deadly Ransomware Story Continues to Unfold

Deadly Ransomware Story Continues to Unfold

A ransomware attack with fatal consequences is attracting notice and comment from...

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