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Adobe security team posts public key – together with private key

23rd September, 2017  by Paul Ducklin     Finnish security researcher Juho Nurminen is a bit of a retweet celebrity right now, for all the wrong reasons.   Not his wrong reasons, but the wrong reasons of Adobe’s Product Security … Continue reading

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Java Runtime Environment 64-Bit JRE 9

Java Runtime version 9 is now out!   http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/jre9-downloads-3848532.html   Make sure to uninstall all older versions before installing this latest one! Or you can use Java’s own Uninstaller Tool here: https://www.java.com/en/download/help/uninstall_java.xml Take a look at the best antivirus, anti-malware, anti-spy, … Continue reading

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Don’t fear the software shopkeeper: T&Cs banning bad reviews aren’t legal in America

Don’t fear the software shopkeeper: T&Cs banning bad reviews aren’t legal in America Doesn’t stop them trying to put the frighteners, tho By Iain Thomson in San Francisco 22 Sep 2017 at 23:32 15 SHARE ▼ DerbyCon Security vendors are inserting language into their … Continue reading

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Verizon Wireless Internal Credentials, Infrastructure Details Exposed in Amazon S3 Bucket

by Michael Mimoso   Organizations continue to leak data through publicly accessible Amazon S3 buckets, pointing a harsh finger at continued lax attitudes toward the custodianship of sensitive data. Verizon is the latest business affected by this epidemic, leaking in … Continue reading

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Americans Rank Criminal Hacking as Their Number One Threat

 Byawn Kawamoto Global warming and artificial intelligence rate as less of a threat to human health, safety, and prosperity, than getting hacked, according to a survey released today.   Criminal hacking is the greatest threat to Americans’ well-being, according to … Continue reading

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New Wyvern BTCWare Ransomware Released

September 22, 2017  By Lawrence Abrams   A new variant of the BTCWare ransomware was discovered by ID-Ransomware’s Michael Gillespie that appends the .[email]-id-[id].wyvern extension to encrypted files. The BTCWare family of ransomware is distributed by the developers hacking into remote computers with weak passwords using Remote … Continue reading

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Virginia and the nasty IT divorce proceedings

Virginia seeks court relief from potential ‘catastrophic’ email shutdown by Northrop Grumman. The rest of the story: http://www.richmond.com/news/virginia/government-politics/general-assembly/virginia-seeks-court-relief-from-potential-catastrophic-email-shutdown-by/article_a0f8462b-e3b1-59e2-9404-377fb811d25c.html Take a look at the best antivirus, anti-malware, anti-spy, etc. software Powered by WPeMatico

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Multiple Spam Waves Detected Pushing New Locky Ransomware Version

September 22, 2017  By Catalin Cimpanu   Reports are coming in from multiple security researchers and security firms about increased activity from one of the groups spreading the Locky ransomware.   These spam waves have started on September 18 and … Continue reading

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D-Link Patches Recently Disclosed Router Vulnerabilities

See Also – Second Researcher Drops Router Exploit Code After D-Link Mishandles Bug Reports   By Eduard Kovacs on September 22, 2017   D-Link has released firmware updates for its DIR-850L router to address a majority of the vulnerabilities disclosed … Continue reading

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Responsible vulnerability disclosure is becoming an international norm

September 22, 2017  By Shaun Waterman   More and more countries are joining the United States in adopting a policy of weighing the pros and cons of responsible vulnerability disclosure, as the public calls for more clarity regarding intelligence agencies … Continue reading

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