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US judge sentences duo for roles in running bulletproof hosting service

ZDNet Zero Day - Thu, 10/21/2021 - 02:37
The hosting service was used to deploy malware payloads including Zeus and the Blackhole exploit kit.
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Black market traders cash in on fake COVID-19 vaccination records

ZDNet Zero Day - Wed, 10/20/2021 - 06:17
The EU vaccine passport and CDC certifications are hot ticket items.
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FCC mulls over new rules demanding carriers block spam robot texts at network level

ZDNet Zero Day - Tue, 10/19/2021 - 06:05
The proposal hones in on rising rates of robot texts.
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Twitter accounts linked to cyberattacks against security researchers suspended

ZDNet Zero Day - Tue, 10/19/2021 - 04:25
North Korean hackers are luring professionals with "zero-day vulnerability hype."
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BlackByte ransomware decryptor released

ZDNet Zero Day - Mon, 10/18/2021 - 06:43
The "odd" malware avoids systems based on Russian and ex-USSR languages.
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Critical infrastructure security dubbed 'abysmal' by researchers

ZDNet Zero Day - Fri, 10/15/2021 - 09:30
Researchers find that lax ICS security is putting critical services at risk of exploitation.
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International cryptocurrency scam ring targets European dating app users

ZDNet Zero Day - Wed, 10/13/2021 - 07:30
You might lose your money as well as your heart.
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Apple: Forcing app sideloading would turn iPhones into virus-prone 'pocket PCs'

ZDNet Zero Day - Wed, 10/13/2021 - 07:07
Apple says that sideloading would undermine the "privacy and security protections" of iPhones.
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Bugs allowing malicious NFT uploads uncovered in OpenSea marketplace

ZDNet Zero Day - Wed, 10/13/2021 - 05:00
Malicious NFTs could have become an attack vector for hackers trying to steal digital wallet funds.
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FontOnLake malware strikes Linux systems in targeted attacks

ZDNet Zero Day - Mon, 10/11/2021 - 04:53
The malware is accompanied by a rootkit to sink its claws firmly into vulnerable machines.
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FBI arrests engineer for selling nuclear warship data hidden in peanut butter sandwich

ZDNet Zero Day - Mon, 10/11/2021 - 03:54
A husband and wife team tried to sell critical information on US submarine nuclear reactors.
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BrewDog exposed data of 200,000 shareholders for over a year

ZDNet Zero Day - Fri, 10/08/2021 - 07:16
The beer's on BrewDog, too.
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