Cyber Security News

Microsoft and Walmart Team Up to Take on Amazon

Cyber Security News - Tue, 07/24/2018 - 19:13
These blogs will give retailers insights into the technologies they should be using to stay ahead of competitors, help customers and improve their bottom lines. These blogs will give retailers insights into the technologies they should be using to stay ahead of competitors, help customers and improve their bottom lines.
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New Free Chrome Plugin Blocks Cryptojacking Browser Attacks

Cyber Security News - Tue, 07/24/2018 - 19:12
. Qualys also plans Firefox, Safari, IE, versions. Qualys has developed a free extension for Google Chrome to protect browsers from cryptojacking attacks, Dark Reading has learned. The new BrowserCheck CoinBlocker Extension uses both domain blacklists for cryptocurrency mining sites as well as....
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美国信息泄露严重:黑客补办SIM卡来偷你的账号

Cyber Security News - Tue, 07/24/2018 - 19:06
以下是文章主要内容: 在盐湖城的郊区,这似乎是又一个温暖的九月夜晚。瑞秋·奥斯特伦德(Rachel Ostlund)刚刚让她的孩子上床睡觉,自己也准备去睡觉。她在和妹妹发短信时,手机突然失去了服务。瑞秋收到的最后一条信息来自她的运营商T-Mobile。信息上说,她的手机号的SIM卡已经“更新”。 接着,瑞秋做了大多数人在这种情况下会做的事:她一次又一次地重启手机。但这毫无帮助。 她走上楼,告诉丈夫亚当(Adam)她的手机用不了了。亚当试着用他的手机拨打瑞秋的手机号码。电话铃声响了,但瑞秋手里的手机并没有亮屏。没有人接听。与此同时,瑞秋登录她的电子邮箱,发现有人正在重置她许多账号的密码。一个小时后....
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谷歌搭售是不是作恶?可以从这几点进行分析

Cyber Security News - Tue, 07/24/2018 - 19:06
现时市场上主流的 SSD 基本上都是采用 TLCNAND Flash,然而各大的 SSD制造商在 2017 年开始研发新一代的 QLC 技术,QLC 的 4bit/cell 设计意味着每单位可以堆积更多的容量,因此可打造出更低成本的产品, 国外市场调研公司 IHS Markit 最新在Samsung SSD Forum 2018大会上就 HDD 及 SSD 的市场前景发表了演讲,预计到 2020 年采用 QLC NAND 的 SDD 产品将迅速增长,并会续步取代旧有的产品。 据路透社报道,福特汽车公司表示将成立子公司福特自动驾驶汽车有限公司(Ford autonomous vehicle....
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Cloud RADIUS Microservice

Cyber Security News - Tue, 07/24/2018 - 19:02
News and articles about cyber security, information security, vulnerabilities, exploits, patches, releases, software, features, hacks, laws, spam, viruses, malware, trojans. With good reason, IT admins are starting to get more aggressive about locking down their WiFi networks. After a number of high profile breaches and vulnerabilities (e.
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Let's Encrypt recently passed 100M secured sites mark

Cyber Security News - Tue, 07/24/2018 - 18:55
Let’s Encrypt announced that it has now secured over 100 million websites and that the figure is still growing. In the last month alone, the number of sites being secured with HTTPS has grown by 24 million. The announcement comes just a day after Chrome decided to inform users that sites without HTTPS are 'Not Secure'.
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Someone is using a cancelled TV show's verified Twitter account to promote a cryptocurrency scam

Cyber Security News - Tue, 07/24/2018 - 18:52
A nefarious Twitter user appears to have gained access to the official @AlmostHumanFOX account, and has been tweeting from the account since the beginning of the month. During this time, the account, which is followed by almost 19,000 Twitter users, has been promoting cryptocurrency “giveaways” and....
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Facebook's top security exec urges company to collect less user data

Cyber Security News - Tue, 07/24/2018 - 18:52
Chief Security Officer Alex Stamos, who is set to depart the company next month, sent a wide-ranging note to Facebook staffers in March, when his upcoming departure was revealed. That note, which was published by BuzzFeed Tuesday, contains some remarkably candid advice on how the company needs to make more of an effort to not collect data.
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Singapore Data Breach

Cyber Security News - Tue, 07/24/2018 - 18:39
“Today we have seen reports highlighting that a huge data breach in Singapore has resulted in the personal data of 1.5m people – a quarter of the country’s population – being stolen from a government health database. “Given the sensitivity of the data accessed, we are once more confronted with the....
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首批虚拟运营商牌照下发 互联网巨头领衔上榜

Cyber Security News - Tue, 07/24/2018 - 18:38
首批签约的15家企业发放了经营许可证,批准其经营移动通信转售业务。当天晚间,二六三(002467.SZ)和爱施德(002416.SZ)双双发布公告称,确认公司获得了上述资质。 所谓移动通信转售业务是指从拥有移动网络的基础电信业务经营者如中国移动、 、中国联通手中购买移动通信服务,重新包装成自有品牌并销售给最终用户的移动通信服务,其运营者俗称为虚拟运营商。截至目前,市场上以170、171等开头的手机号多为虚拟运营商号码。 此前,自从2013年底首批牌照发放以来,共有42家企业分5批进行虚拟运营商试点。不过,业内人士认为,并不是所有的试点企业最终都能拿到虚拟运营商牌照。....
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The cybersecurity business trying to protect US elections - Fox Business

Cyber Security News - Tue, 07/24/2018 - 18:30
A new report released Thursday night revealed that Russian state-sponsored hackers electronically accessed control rooms of U.S. utility grid companies and conducted practice runs to cause blackouts, spurring renewed fears about the sanctity of the American electoral process.
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West Virginia County Clerks Meet on Election Protection, Cybersecurity - Government Technology

Cyber Security News - Tue, 07/24/2018 - 18:30
(TNS) MORGANTOWN, W.Va. County clerks from around the state are in Morgantown taking a two-day plunge into election protection and cybersecurity. Secretary of State Mac Warner brought the election protection and training conference to the University Holiday Inn on Pineview Drive Monday and today. Warner said there is $6.
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Continental Offers Cyber Security Solutions from Argus and Elektrobit for All Connected Vehicle Electronics - Dark Reading

Cyber Security News - Tue, 07/24/2018 - 18:30
In fuse before versions 2.9.8 and 3.x before 3.2.5, fusermount is vulnerable to a restriction bypass when SELinux is active. This allows non-root users to mount a FUSE file system with the 'allow_other' mount option regardless of whether 'user_allow_other' is set in the fuse configuration. An attack.
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BlockFi just gathered up $50 million to lend to bitcoin and ethereum holders who don’t want to cash out (yet)

Cyber Security News - Tue, 07/24/2018 - 18:26
Because cryptocurrency prices are almost comically volatile owing to challenges involved in valuing them, it’s hard to know when or why to sell. Enter crypto-asset backed loans, a small but growing number of which are beginning to spring up to lend money to cryptocurrency holders who don’t want to....
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Are Russian hackers going to turn off the lights?

Cyber Security News - Tue, 07/24/2018 - 18:22
The victims of an ongoing, long-running Russian-backed hacking campaign against infrastructure providers, including electric companies, number in the "hundreds," but immediate electrical blackouts resulting from the hacks to the grid are not in the cards, at least not in the short term, according to DHS officials.
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Officials push for more election security dollars

Cyber Security News - Tue, 07/24/2018 - 18:22
The federal government allocated $380 million to protect and improve election system security. In a June 24 House Oversight Committee hearing, officials and House Democrats made the case for a few dollars more. Thomas Hicks, commissioner of the Election Assistance Commission, confirmed that $335....
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Government cyber unit stresses legal sector threats and urges firms to protect themselves

Cyber Security News - Tue, 07/24/2018 - 18:19
The Government’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has called on law firms to take action to protect themselves from cyber attacks, amid concerns that many do not have adequate systems in place to ward off threats to their IT infrastructure. The NCSC, which was launched last February, has....
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ICMCP Announces Impressive List of Speakers for National Conference

Cyber Security News - Tue, 07/24/2018 - 18:19
ATLANTA July 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --Â The International Consortium of Minority Cybersecurity Professionals (ICMCP) Third Annual National Conference, "The Diversity Game: Changing the Cybersecurity Workforce Landscape" has announced an impressive list of speakers and the final agenda for this year's event.
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Space is open for business

Cyber Security News - Tue, 07/24/2018 - 18:19
For 50 years, space innovation meant scaling Apollo-era technologies into ever larger, more durable satellites parked above their terrestrial clients in geosynchronous orbit. Exotic space-ready parts, militarized defenses and layered redundancies ballooned into multi-billion-dollar systems designed to last 40 years or more beyond their conceptions.
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Permalink to A Transfer Agent’s Blockchain Manifesto

Cyber Security News - Tue, 07/24/2018 - 18:18
When the blockchain mania began many commentators and market participants were quick to point out the revolutionary aspects of this technology and began sounding the death knell of the traditional securities industry. They claimed that there would no longer be any need for regulation or any of the....
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