It's a list of easy-to-guess passwords for IoT devices on the Internet as recently as last October and November. Useful for anyone putting together a bot network: A hacker has published this week a massive list of Telnet credentials for more than 515,000 servers, home routers, and IoT (Internet of Things) "smart" devices. The list, which was published on a...
Enterprise companies are being targeted by a business email scam harnessing the Trojan.
The sum represents ESU fees for over 33,000 government workstations that are still running Windows 7, allowing German government systems to receive security updates for one more year.
Glenn Greenwald has been charged with cybercrimes in Brazil, stemming from publishing information and documents that were embarrassing to the government. The charges are that he actively helped the people who actually did the hacking: Citing intercepted messages between Mr. Greenwald and the hackers, prosecutors say the journalist played a "clear role in facilitating the commission of a crime." For...
sLoad malware gangs makes a comeback after having operations exposed last month.
Operation Glowing Symphony was a success, but Cyber Command operators were not prepared for the amount of data they found in hacked ISIS accounts and servers.
Encrypting your PC isn’t enough -- hackers want your email passwords, too.
Social networks impacted seem to disagree on the scope of the attack.
SIM hijacking -- or SIM swapping -- is an attack where a fraudster contacts your cell phone provider and convinces them to switch your account to a phone that they control. Since your smartphone often serves as a security measure or backup verification system, this allows the fraudster to take over other accounts of yours. Sometimes this involves people inside...
The project bid could also indicate the desire to monitor the cryptocurrency assets of taxpayers.
Signature-based software may not be enough to protect Microsoft’s Windows EFS against evolving ransomware families.
Ubisoft delivers on threats it made in September 2019 and goes after website selling DDoS services that were used to launch attacks against Rainbow Six Siege servers.
The New York Times has a long story about Clearview AI, a small company that scrapes identified photos of people from pretty much everywhere, and then uses unstated magical AI technology to identify people in other photos. His tiny company, Clearview AI, devised a groundbreaking facial recognition app. You take a picture of a person, upload it and get to...
Mitsubishi Electric says hackers did not obtain sensitive information about defense contracts.
Reports suggest a government database was misused for age verification purposes.
Citrix is racing to develop patches for software builds vulnerable to the severe bug.
LastPass issue appears to impact users with accounts dating back to 2014 and earlier.
The list was shared by the operator of a DDoS booter service.
IE zero-day connected to last week's Firefox zero-day.