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Trial Ends in Guilty Verdict for DDoS-for-Hire Boss

Trial Ends in Guilty Verdict for DDoS-for-Hire Boss

A jury in California today reached a guilty verdict in the trial of Matthew Gatrel,...

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FBI, CISA, and CGCYBER warn of nation-state actors exploiting CVE-2021-40539 Zoho bug

FBI, CISA, and CGCYBER warn of nation-state actors exploiting...

The FBI, CISA, and the Coast Guard Cyber Command (CGCYBER) warn of state-sponsored...

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AMD CPU driver bug can break KASLR, expose passwords

AMD CPU driver bug can break KASLR, expose passwords

AMD has advised Windows users this week to update their operating systems in order...

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Microsoft warns of attacks exploiting recently patched Windows MSHTML CVE-2021-40444 bug

Microsoft warns of attacks exploiting recently patched...

Microsoft revealed that multiple threat actors are exploiting the recently patched...

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Bitdefender released free REvil ransomware decryptor that works for past victims

Bitdefender released free REvil ransomware decryptor that...

Researchers from Bitdefender released a free master decryptor for the REvil ransomware...

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Universal decryptor released for past REvil ransomware victims

Universal decryptor released for past REvil ransomware...

Romanian cybersecurity firm Bitdefender has published today a universal decryption...

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FTC: Health app and connected device makers must disclose data breaches

FTC: Health app and connected device makers must disclose...

The FTC warned makers of health apps and connected devices to comply with a decade-old...

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Malware samples found trying to hack Windows from its Linux subsystem

Malware samples found trying to hack Windows from its Linux...

Security researchers at Lumen's Black Lotus Labs have found a series of malware...

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Anonymous hacks and leaks data from domain registrar Epik

Anonymous hacks and leaks data from domain registrar Epik

Hacktivist group Anonymous has successfully breached and leaked the database of...

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Customer Care Giant TTEC Hit By Ransomware

Customer Care Giant TTEC Hit By Ransomware

TTEC, [NASDAQ: TTEC], a company used by some of the world's largest brands to help...

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Anonymous hacked the controversial, far-right web host Epik

Anonymous hacked the controversial, far-right web host...

Anonymous claims to have hacked the controversial web hosting provider Epik, known...

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Microsoft announces passwordless authentication for consumer accounts

Microsoft announces passwordless authentication for consumer...

Microsoft announced that users can access their consumer accounts without providing...

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OMIGOD vulnerabilities expose thousands of Azure users to hack

OMIGOD vulnerabilities expose thousands of Azure users...

OMIGOD – Microsoft addressed four vulnerabilities in the Open Management Infrastructure...

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Ransomware accounted for a quarter of all cyber insurance claims in Europe between 2016 and 2020

Ransomware accounted for a quarter of all cyber insurance...

Almost a quarter of all cyber insurance claims filed between 2016 and 2020 across...

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Microsoft fixes OMIGOD bugs in secret Azure app

Microsoft fixes OMIGOD bugs in secret Azure app

As part of its monthly Patch Tuesday security updates, Microsoft has patched a collection...

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Microsoft to let users completely remove account passwords and go passwordless

Microsoft to let users completely remove account passwords...

Microsoft has announced today that it intends to let users remove the passwords...

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Three formers NSA employees fined for providing hacker-for-hire services to UAE firm

Three formers NSA employees fined for providing hacker-for-hire...

Three former NSA employees entered into a deferred prosecution agreement that restricts...

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Microsoft Patch Tuesday fixes CVE-2021-40444 MSHTML zero-day

Microsoft Patch Tuesday fixes CVE-2021-40444 MSHTML zero-day

Microsoft Patch Tuesday security updates for September 2021 addressed a high severity zero-day...

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US CISA appointed Kiersten Todt as new chief of staff

US CISA appointed Kiersten Todt as new chief of staff

The U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has appointed Kiersten...

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US fines former NSA employees who provided hacker-for-hire services to UAE

US fines former NSA employees who provided hacker-for-hire...

The US Department of Justice has fined three former NSA employees who worked as...

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Microsoft Patch Tuesday, September 2021 Edition

Microsoft Patch Tuesday, September 2021 Edition

Microsoft today pushed software updates to plug dozens of security holes in Windows...

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Mēris Bot infects MikroTik routers compromised in 2018

Mēris Bot infects MikroTik routers compromised in 2018

Latvian vendor MikroTik revealed that recently discovered Mēris botnet is targeting...

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Microsoft patches Office zero-day in today’s Patch Tuesday

Microsoft patches Office zero-day in today’s Patch Tuesday

Microsoft has released patches today for a zero-day vulnerability in one of the...

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‘No indication’ Russia has cracked down on ransomware gangs, top FBI official says

‘No indication’ Russia has cracked down on ransomware gangs,...

The FBI’s No. 2 on Tuesday said the agency has seen no evidence that the Russian...

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Millions of HP OMEN gaming PCs impacted by CVE-2021-3437 driver flaw

Millions of HP OMEN gaming PCs impacted by CVE-2021-3437...

A high severity vulnerability, tracked as CVE-2021-3437, in HP OMEN laptop and desktop...

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Wikimedia bans seven Chinese users citing “security risk”

Wikimedia bans seven Chinese users citing “security risk”

The Wikimedia Foundation, the organization behind the Wikipedia portal, has banned...

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OWASP Top 10 ranking has a new leader after ten years

OWASP Top 10 ranking has a new leader after ten years

The OWASP Top 10, a list of the most dangerous web vulnerabilities, has been updated...

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Vermilion Strike, a Linux implementation of Cobalt Strike Beacon used in attacks

Vermilion Strike, a Linux implementation of Cobalt Strike...

Researchers discovered Linux and Windows implementations of the Cobalt Strike Beacon developed...

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Google addresses a new Chrome zero-day flaw actively exploited in the wild

Google addresses a new Chrome zero-day flaw actively exploited...

Google Chrome 93.0.4577.82 for Windows, Mac, and Linux that addressed eleven security...

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Popular NPM package Pac-Resolver affected by a critical flaw

Popular NPM package Pac-Resolver affected by a critical...

Experts found a critical flaw, tracked as CVE-2021-23406, in the popular NPM package...

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Attack Cases Using Metasploit Meterpreter

Attack Cases Using Metasploit Meterpreter

Metasploit is a framework used in penetration testing. It is a tool that can be...

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Apple fixes actively exploited FORCEDENTRY zero-day flaws

Apple fixes actively exploited FORCEDENTRY zero-day flaws

Apple released security patches to fix two zero-day vulnerabilities in iOS and macOS...