Joker’s Stash Drops Largest-Ever Credit Card Cache on Dark Web

Joker’s Stash Drops Largest-Ever Credit Card Cache on Dark Web

Joker’s Stash, a Dark Web destination that specializes in trading in payment-card data, has added 1.3 million credit and debit cards to its inventory, belonging…

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Equifax used 'admin' as username and password for sensitive data: lawsuit

Equifax used ‘admin’ as username and password for sensitive data: lawsuit

Equifax (EFX) used the word “admin” as both password and username for a portal that contained sensitive information, according to a class-action lawsuit filed in…

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China’s Congress Passes Cryptography Law, Effective Jan. 1, 2020

China’s Congress Passes Cryptography Law, Effective Jan. 1, 2020

The Standing Committee of the 13th National People’s Congress in China passed a cryptography law on Saturday that will be effective on January 1, 2020,…

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10% of Small Businesses Breached Shut Down in 2019

10% of Small Businesses Breached Shut Down in 2019

As a result of cybercrime, 69% of small organizations were forced offline for a limited time and 37% experienced financial loss. Ten percent of small…

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What is a zero-day vulnerability

What is a zero-day vulnerability?

Chances are pretty good you’ve heard the term zero-day vulnerability. The term conjures up images of post-apocalyptic landscapes, where technology has either hit a singularity-level…

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Tor Weaponized to Steal Bitcoin

Tor Weaponized to Steal Bitcoin

A years-long campaign targets users of Russian darknet markets with a modified install of a privacy-oriented browser. Criminals are using the Tor browser — long…

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Microsoft Tackles Election Security with Bug Bounties

Microsoft Tackles Election Security with Bug Bounties

As the 2020 presidential election draws closer and primary season looms around the corner, Microsoft has launched a bug-bounty program specifically aimed at its ElectionGuard…

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Germany's cyber-security agency recommends Firefox as most secure browser

Germany’s cyber-security agency recommends Firefox as most secure browser

Firefox is the only browser that received top marks in a recent audit carried out by Germany’s cyber-security agency — the German Federal Office for…

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IRS Followed Bitcoin Transactions, Resulting In Takedown Of The Largest Child Exploitation Site On The Web

IRS Followed Bitcoin Transactions, Resulting In Takedown Of The Largest Child Exploitation Site On The Web

The largest dark web child pornography site in the world has been taken down. That was the word today from the U.S. Attorney’s Office for…

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China supported C919 airliner development through cyber espionage

China supported C919 airliner development through cyber espionage

Security researchers have correlated the activity of a Chinese hacker group known for targeting aerospace companies to a multi-year espionage effort by China’s intelligence agencies…

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