DHS Warns of Potential Iranian Cyberattacks

DHS Warns of Potential Iranian Cyberattacks

Recent US military action in Baghdad could prompt retaliatory attacks against US organizations, it says. Concerns about an Iranian cyber response to the recent American…

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Hackers use free tools in new APT campaign against industrial sector firms

Hackers use free tools in new APT campaign against industrial sector firms

Researchers have recently detected an advanced persistent threat (APT) campaign that targets critical infrastructure equipment manufacturers by using industry-sector-themed spear-phishing emails and a combination of…

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10 cybersecurity stories in 2019 that make us feel less secure

10 cybersecurity stories in 2019 that make us feel less secure

2019 is almost over. On many levels, it has been a memorable year; technology continued to show its prowess and agility, especially given the number…

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Thousands Of Hacked Disney+ Accounts Are Already For Sale

Thousands Of Hacked Disney+ Accounts Are Already For Sale

Hackers didn’t waste any time and have started hijacking Disney+ user accounts hours after the service launched. Many of these accounts are now being offered…

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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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Imperva: Data Breach Caused by Cloud Misconfiguration

Imperva: Data Breach Caused by Cloud Misconfiguration

Imperva, the security vendor, said this week that a misconfiguration of an Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud instance allowed hackers to exfiltrate information on customers…

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Microsoft Says Iranian Hackers Tried To Hack A US Presidential Campaign

Microsoft Says Iranian Hackers Tried To Hack A US Presidential Campaign

Hackers backed by the Iranian government recently tried to hack email accounts used by the campaign of a US presidential candidate, a Microsoft official said…

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Here's What Hackers Do With All Your Stolen Passwords

Here’s What Hackers Do With All Your Stolen Passwords

Hackers are constantly scouring the Internet for their next target. One of their favorite things to attack is a vulnerable database server. That’s because such…

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LastPass Fixes Bug That Leaks Credentials

LastPass Fixes Bug That Leaks Credentials

LastPass has patched a bug that could potentially allow malicious websites to access a web user’s credentials from a previously visited site. Tavis Ormandy, a…

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