Data Dump Purportedly Reveals Details on Previously Unknown Iranian Threat Group

Data Dump Purportedly Reveals Details on Previously Unknown Iranian Threat Group

Rana targets airline companies and others in well-planned, well-researched attacks, Israel’s ClearSky says. Newly leaked documents purportedly about a hitherto unknown Iranian cyber espionage group…

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‘Unhackable’ Biometric USB Offers Up Passwords in Plain Text

‘Unhackable’ Biometric USB Offers Up Passwords in Plain Text

A USB stick dubbed eyeDisk that uses iris recognition to unlock the drive claims to be “unhackable” – only, it isn’t. In fact, a simple…

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CIA Camps Out In Anonymized Tor Network

CIA Camps Out In Anonymized Tor Network

The US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) says it wants to “go where people are,” and despite anonymized and hidden websites often proving to be a…

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FBI: Cybercrime Losses Doubled in 2018

FBI: Cybercrime Losses Doubled in 2018

Last year, according to the FBI’s “2018 Internet Crime Report,” reported damages from cybercrime nearly doubled to $2.7 billion, and roughly half of that amount…

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Air India Fails To Get Back $300,000 Which It Mistakenly Sent To Nigeria After Falling For Cyber Fraud

Air India Fails To Get Back $300,000 Which It Mistakenly Sent To Nigeria

In an embarrassment to India’s National Airliner Air India, the company lost $300,000 after mistakenly sending US-bound money to Nigeria. The incident took place in…

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Avoid a Security Endgame: Learn About the Latest “Avengers” Scam

Avoid a Security Endgame: Learn About the Latest “Avengers” Scam

Marvel Studio’s $2.2 billion box-office hit “Avengers: Endgame” has quickly risen to the second-highest grossing film of all time in its first two weekends. Not…

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Stolen NSA Hacking Tools Were Used In The Wild 14 Months Before Shadow Brokers Leak

Stolen NSA Hacking Tools Were Used In The Wild 14 Months Before Shadow Brokers Leak

One of the most significant events in computer security happened in April 2017, when a still-unidentified group calling itself the Shadow Brokers published a trove…

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Major Uptick in IoT-Related Breaches and Attacks

Major Uptick in IoT-Related Breaches and Attacks

Researchers have identified a significant uptick in breaches and attacks related to the internet of things (IoT), according to a new Ponemon Institute report, The Third…

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Hackers Withdraw 7,000 Bitcoins in Binance Crypto Exchange Security Breach

Hackers Withdraw 7,000 Bitcoins in Binance Crypto Exchange Security Breach

Binance, one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges by daily trade volume, has experienced a major security breach on May 7, according to a statement shared…

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Baltimore City Network Struck with Ransomware Attack

Baltimore City Network Struck with Ransomware Attack

Government employees are working to determine the source and severity of a cyberattack that forced most city servers offline. The city of Baltimore has been…

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