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Uber Concealed Cyberattack That Exposed 57 Million People’s Data

By Eric Newcomer  21 November 2017 Hackers stole the personal data of 57 million customers and drivers from Uber Technologies Inc., a massive breach that the company concealed for more than a year. This week, the ride-hailing company ousted Joe … Continue reading

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Amazon, Microsoft Launch Secret Cloud Servers for the US Intelligence Community

20th November 2017  By Catalin Cimpanu     Today, Amazon announced a new offering named “AWS Secret Region,” which is a cloud server region for use only by US intelligence agencies and their third-party contractors.   “With the launch of … Continue reading

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Cobalt Hackers Now Targeting Banks Directly

By Ionut Arghire on November 21, 2017   The notorious Cobalt hackers have shown a change in tactics recently, switching their attacks to targeting banks themselves, instead of bank customers, Trend Micro reports.   Newly observed attacks appear to be … Continue reading

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Banks Say “No” to iPhone X Face ID Facial Recognition Due to Security Concerns

It may be a kick in the teeth for Apple but I am not surprised at all by this.   Some banking apps won’t get Face ID support anytime soon     Nov 21, 2017 05:27 GMT  ·  By Bogdan … Continue reading

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As Google clamps down, ‘Droid developer warns ‘breaking day’ is coming

The Chocolate Factory plugs accessibility fudge   By Andrew Orlowski 21 Nov 2017     Mobile app developers are being forced to rewrite their code as Google attempts to tame Android’s Wild West.   The developer of the power management app Greenify … Continue reading

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No, you’re not being paranoid. Sites really are watching your every move

Sites log your keystrokes and mouse movements in real time, before you click submit.   Dan Goodin – 11/20/2017   If you have the uncomfortable sense someone is looking over your shoulder as you surf the Web, you’re not being … Continue reading

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OSX.Proton spreading through fake Symantec blog

20th November 2017  By Thomas Reed   Sunday night, a series of tweets from security researcher @noarfromspace revealed a new variant of the OSX.Proton malware, spreading in a concerning new method—spoofing security company Symantec’s blog.   Full Article. Take a … Continue reading

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Rewards Points Theft is a Growing Piece of the Cybercrime Pie

20th November 2017 By Tara Seals   The already lucrative market in stolen rewards points is significantly growing.   According to Flashpoint, a number of factors are coalescing to drive this criminal segment forward.   For one, fraudulent “booking services” … Continue reading

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Webroot Security Predictions 2018

November 20, 2017 I wanted to share this article by Information Security Buzz, that has 40 predictions by our expert spokespeople.  The predictions address the future of ransomware / malware, information breaches, biometric security, governments’ role in security, the Infosecurity … Continue reading

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Flaw in F5 Products Allows Recovery of Encrypted Data

By Eduard Kovacs on November 20, 2017   A crypto vulnerability affecting some F5 Networks products can be exploited by a remote attacker for recovering encrypted data and launching man-in-the-middle (MitM) attacks, the company told customers on Friday.   The … Continue reading

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