Thursday, September 20, 2018

How safe is your DNA data? – Naked Security

As concerns mount over DNA privacy, a group of DNA collection and genealogy websites has released a set of best practice guidelines for handling sensitive genetic and family data. Will...

Salesforce.com Warns Marketing Customers of Data Leakage SNAFU | The first stop for security...

The administrator of your personal data will be Threatpost, Inc., 500 Unicorn Park, Woburn, MA 01801. Detailed information on the processing of personal data can be found in the privacy...

Friday Squid Blogging: Calamari Squid Catching Prey

Friday Squid Blogging: Calamari Squid Catching Prey The calamari squid grabs prey three feet away with its fast tentacles. As usual, you can also...

FBI Offers New IoT Security Tips

A new article from the FBI offers insight into IoT risks and ways to reduce them.Following the FBI's May request to router owners to reboot their devices, the bureau has...

Alleged “high-ranking” members of the Fin7 cybercrime group arrested – Naked Security

Lisa Vaas Lisa has been writing about technology, careers, science and health since 1995. She rose to the lofty heights of Executive Editor for eWEEK, popped out with...

Consumer DNA Testing Takes a Step Towards Privacy Transparency | The first stop for...

The administrator of your personal data will be Threatpost, Inc., 500 Unicorn Park, Woburn, MA 01801. Detailed information on the processing of personal data can be found in the privacy...

Three of My Books Are Available in DRM-Free E-Book Format

Three of My Books Are Available in DRM-Free E-Book Format Humble Bundle sells groups of e-books at ridiculously low prices, DRM free. This...

Dept. of Energy to Test Electrical Grid Against …

This is the first time the Department of Energy will test the electrical grid's ability to recover from a blackout caused by cyberattacks.Can the electrical grid bounce back from a...

Routers turned into zombie cryptojackers – is yours one of them? – Naked Security

We’ll start this story right at the end: Users and sysadmins. Patch early, patch often. Vendors and programmers. Don’t store plaintext passwords. In this particular case, the vulnerable devices that are...

Huge Cryptomining Attack on ISP-Grade Routers Spreads Globally

Carrier-grade MikroTik routers are delivering potentially millions of daily cryptomining pages to a single attacker. Source link

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Adobe Flash Vulnerability Reappears in Malicious …

CVE-2018-4878, a Flash zero-day patched earlier this month, has resurfaced in another campaign as attackers capitalize on the bug.An Adobe Flash vulnerability CVE-2018-4878...

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