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Google's Project Zero team won't be applying for Apple's SRD program

ZDNet Zero Day - Wed, 07/22/2020 - 17:53
Other security researchers have expressed similar intentions to skip the Apple SRD program after the program rules give Apple full control of the vulnerability disclosure process.
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Prometei botnet exploits Windows SMB to mine for cryptocurrency

ZDNet Zero Day - Wed, 07/22/2020 - 10:22
The new botnet has been quietly operating since March.
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Fawkes: Digital Image Cloaking

Schneier on Security - Wed, 07/22/2020 - 09:12
Fawkes is a system for manipulating digital images so that they aren't recognized by facial recognition systems. At a high level, Fawkes takes your personal images, and makes tiny, pixel-level changes to them that are invisible to the human eye, in a process we call image cloaking. You can then use these "cloaked" photos as you normally would, sharing them... Bruce Schneier
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University of York discloses data breach, staff and student records stolen

ZDNet Zero Day - Wed, 07/22/2020 - 08:13
Third-party cloud service provider Blackbaud has been blamed.
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