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Larry Loeb Author, | 9/13/2019
Research from business startup Prevailion performed by Danny Adamitis and Elizabeth Wharton has found an emerging and increasingly sophisticated threat campaign employing obscure file formats. After detecting related trojanized documents -- all discussing nuclear deterrence as well as North Korea's nuclear submarine program and economic sanctions -- the ...
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Larry Loeb Author, | 9/11/2019
A device that uses the Internet for either data or control can be a surprising item to be the launchpad for an attack, but it can happen. The interrelation of items that use the Internet -- especially as the ubiquity of Internet of Things (IoT) -- can be complex and hard to trace.
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Larry Loeb Author, | 8/30/2019
Cisco had to take itself to the virtual woodshed this week as it issued a security advisory about the IOS XE operating system that is used by many of its hardware devices.
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Larry Loeb Author, | 8/16/2019
There is a protocol in Windows that has been around since the days of Windows XP, which has been found to be insecure.
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Larry Loeb Author, | 8/13/2019
Load balancers have the potential inside them for a real problem, it's been discovered. It arises from the language used to control the load balancing, called Tool Command Language (TCL).
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Larry Loeb Author, | 8/13/2019
The Zscaler ThreatLabZ team came across a new remote-access trojan (RAT) for sale on the dark web. The RAT, called Saefko, is written in .NET and has multiple functionalities.
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Larry Loeb Author, | 8/9/2019
State Farm Insurance has filed a notice of data breach that involved customer accounts, seemingly to meet California regulations. The letter is concise in its description of what went on, yet transparent. State Farm said in the letter (describing what information was involved): "During the attempted access, the bad actors received confirmation of a ...
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Larry Loeb Author, | 8/7/2019
Wipro has presented the third edition of their "State of Cybersecurity Report," looking at trends and behaviors that have occurred over the last year.
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Larry Loeb Author, | 8/5/2019
Sextortion is one particular kind of extortion that is defined by the Cambridge dictionary as "The practice of forcing someone to do something by threatening to publish sexual information about them."
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