Thursday, September 20, 2018

Insiders Continue to be Data Theft’s Best Friend | The first stop for security...

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Dangerous Pegasus Spyware Has Spread to 45 Countries

The malicious spyware has also been found in use in countries known for targeting human rights. Source link

State Government Online Payment Service Exposes 14M Customers

Outdated security practices made it simple to access other people's receipts for everything from traffic tickets to paying bail. Source link

ThreatList: Malware Samples Targeting IoT More Than Double in 2018

A honeypot set up to sniff out data on infected IoT devices found a broad array of compromised devices – from Mikrotik routers to dishwashers. Source link

Zero-Day Bug Allows Hackers to Access CCTV Surveillance Cameras

Firmware used in up to 800,000 CCTV cameras open to attack thanks to buffer overflow zero-day bug. Source link

Extremism on line, ISIS, terrorism

Extremism onlineIdentifying extremists online even before they post dangerous contentPublished 19 September 2018The number and size of online extremist groups using social networks to harass users, recruit new members, and...

Cisco Data Center Network Manager Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability

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Yahoo Persists in Scanning Emails for In-Depth Ad-Targeting

The service gleans information from receipts, travel itineraries, trade confirmations for online brokerages, Uber messages, auto-loan confirmations, promotions and much more. Source link

Syria, Israel, chemical weapons, rockets, assassination

Chemical weaponsUN confirms 33 chemical attacks, constituting war crimes, by Syrian regime since 2013Published 14 September 2018The United Nations reported Wednesday that the Assad regime in Syria continues to use...