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Critical Zoom vulnerability triggers remote code execution without user input

ZDNet Zero Day - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 05:15
The researchers who discovered the bug have earned themselves $200,000.
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Washington State educational organizations targeted in cryptojacking spree

ZDNet Zero Day - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 04:32
The lucrative nature of cryptocurrency means no industry is safe.
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Facebook tackles deepfake spread and troll farms in latest moderation push

ZDNet Zero Day - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 06:03
AI-generated images and an exiled militant group are now on Facebook's radar.
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Italian man arrested after allegedly paying hitman in cryptocurrency

ZDNet Zero Day - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 04:40
Europol claims he attempted to have his ex-girlfriend assassinated.
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Vyveva: Lazarus hacking group’s latest weapon strikes South African freight

ZDNet Zero Day - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 04:36
The backdoor is being used to spy on the activities of freight companies.
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Man jailed for trying to buy chemical weapon online able to kill ‘hundreds’ of people

ZDNet Zero Day - Wed, 04/07/2021 - 06:34
Orders were made in the name of a minor.
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New wormable Android malware poses as Netflix to hijack WhatsApp sessions

ZDNet Zero Day - Wed, 04/07/2021 - 05:13
Users are lured in with the promise of a free premium subscription.
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Data of 553m Facebook users dumped online: how to see if you are impacted

ZDNet Zero Day - Wed, 04/07/2021 - 03:48
The data is old but that doesn’t mean it still can’t be used.
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SAP issues advisory on the exploit of old vulnerabilities to target enterprise applications

ZDNet Zero Day - Tue, 04/06/2021 - 08:12
New research also reveals that SAP vulnerabilities, on average, are weaponized in less than 72 hours.
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Industries critical to COVID-19 response suffer surge in cloud cyberattacks

ZDNet Zero Day - Tue, 04/06/2021 - 05:09
An increase in cloud adoption is being blamed for new security chasms.
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Meet Janeleiro: a new banking Trojan striking company, government targets

ZDNet Zero Day - Tue, 04/06/2021 - 04:42
The .NET Trojan’s developers don’t seem to care about staying undetected.
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FBI, CISA warn Fortinet FortiOS vulnerabilities are being actively exploited

ZDNet Zero Day - Tue, 04/06/2021 - 02:17
APT groups are suspected of harnessing three bugs, two critical, for data exfiltration purposes.
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