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Published: Mon, 22 Jan 2018 16:58:19 +0000

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Hacker jailed for DDoS attacks against Skype and Google

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 12:02:00 +0000

The 21-year-old has been jailed for running a botnet and selling malware in the Dark Web.

CFTC files lawsuit against Entrepreneurs Headquarters over Bitcoin Ponzi scheme

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 11:18:03 +0000

The US agency alleges that The Entrepreneurs Headquarters defrauded customers out of $1.1 million in Bitcoin.

UK top 500 legal firm credentials leaked on the Dark Web

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 10:45:48 +0000

The majority of file dumps include both emails and passwords for corporate accounts.

Uber ignores security bug that makes its two-factor authentication useless

Sun, 21 Jan 2018 14:26:26 +0000

"There is no need for a novelty 2FA if it doesn't actually serve a purpose."

Congress demanded NSA spying reform. Instead, they let you down

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 17:43:00 +0000

Both the House and Senate reauthorized the controversial surveillance powers, without any meaningful debate, amendments, or privacy reforms.

OnePlus confirms hack exposed credit cards of phone buyers

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 15:36:00 +0000

The company put a hold on payments through its site after fraud reports emerged.

Triton exploited zero-day flaw to target industrial systems

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 10:34:00 +0000

Schneider Electric has revealed how the Trojan managed to disrupt core industrial systems in the Middle East.

Dridex banking Trojan compromises FTP sites in new campaign

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 09:41:00 +0000

The Trojan is back with a new technique to avoid detection by email gateways.

Oman's stock exchange was easily hackable for months

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 17:00:00 +0000

The security flaw made the securities market an easy target and was only fixed after a security researcher sent more than half-a-dozen warning emails.

Google awards researcher over $110,000 for Android exploit chain

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 11:23:00 +0000

The bug bounty highlighted serious security issues in the Pixel smartphone.

WatchGuard snaps up DNS security firm Percipient Networks

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 10:35:00 +0000

The deal is designed to offer better security solutions for SMBs.

Man pleads guilty to launching DDoS attacks against former employers

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 10:06:00 +0000

A man had admitted to disrupting domains belonging to former employers, competition, and law enforcement agencies.

Q&A: Mint SIM tackles prepaid wireless with online only approach

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 14:00:21 +0000

Saving money on wireless service is something most of us want, but how? Mint SIM thinks it has the answer. We recently sat down and talked with Aron North.

The top 10 security challenges of serverless architectures

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 14:00:00 +0000

Broken authentication and privileged access without cause are among the most common security concerns.

Satori botnet successor targets Ethereum mining rigs

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 12:28:00 +0000

Updated: A variant of the botnet targets rigs to covertly replace their wallet addresses.

BitConnect winds up cryptocurrency exchange operations, BCC crashes

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 11:14:00 +0000

The closure of the controversial service follows warnings from US regulators and has raised the ire of lenders, which consider the move an exit scam.

US hospital pays $55,000 to hackers after ransomware attack

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 09:53:00 +0000

Hancock Health paid up despite having backups available.

Amazon won't say if it hands your Echo data to the government

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 21:36:00 +0000

The retail, cloud, and device giant stands as the least transparent of transparent tech companies.

$400,000 stolen in Lumens BlackWallet theft

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 12:20:04 +0000

Another day, another theft in the world of cryptocurrency wallets.

Suspected LeakedSource operator charged in Canada

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 11:45:18 +0000

The for-profit breach notification site offered access to approximately three billion identity records.