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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • September 24th, 2018
RCN Stores Customer Passwords in Plain Text

RCN Stores Customer Passwords in Plain Text

Report by customer who had the password read over the phone

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • September 24th, 2018
459% Activity Increase for Cryptocurrency Mining Malware since 2017

459% Activity Increase for Cryptocurrency Mining Malware since 2017

The growth does not give any signs of slowing down

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • September 24th, 2018
Self-Propagating Emotet Banking Trojan Making a Comeback

Self-Propagating Emotet Banking Trojan Making a Comeback

Spam campaign also spreads modular Trickbot with worm module

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • September 21st, 2018
Cisco Video Surveillance Manager Allows Attackers to Login as Root

Cisco Video Surveillance Manager Allows Attackers to Login as Root

Cisco left default static credentials on preinstalled VSMs

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • September 21st, 2018
AdGuard Resets All Passwords Following Credential Stuffing Attack

AdGuard Resets All Passwords Following Credential Stuffing Attack

Warns new users if their passwords are on HaveIBeenPwned

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • September 21st, 2018
DanaBot Banking Trojan Moves to Europe, Adds RDP and 64-bit Support

DanaBot Banking Trojan Moves to Europe, Adds RDP and 64-bit Support

The stealthy malware has a multi-stage plugin-based design

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • September 21st, 2018
Off-Path TCP Exploit Allows Attackers to Steal Data via Unencrypted Connections

Off-Path TCP Exploit Allows Attackers to Steal Data via Unencrypted Connections

All routers are vulnerable, encryption the only protection

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • September 21st, 2018
Zero-Day Windows Jet Database Engine Vulnerability Allows Remote Code Execution

Zero-Day Windows Jet Database Engine Vulnerability Allows Remote Code Execution

Out-of-bounds write needs user interaction

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • September 21st, 2018
US Under Attack from Virobot Ransomware with Botnet and Keylogger Traits

US Under Attack from Virobot Ransomware with Botnet and Keylogger Traits

Spreads via Microsoft Outlook spam e-mails

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • September 21st, 2018
Thousands of WordPress Sites Send Visitors to Tech Support Scams

Thousands of WordPress Sites Send Visitors to Tech Support Scams

Crooks use multiple attack vectors to hijack websites

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • September 20th, 2018
Western Digital My Cloud NAS Vulnerable to Authentication Bypass for Over a Year

Western Digital My Cloud NAS Vulnerable to Authentication Bypass for Over a Year

Issue still not fixed although WD was notified a year ago

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • September 20th, 2018
CrowdStrike's Cloud Endpoint Protection to Guard Government Systems

CrowdStrike's Cloud Endpoint Protection to Guard Government Systems

The company assisted the US government during the DNC breach

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • September 20th, 2018
Report Shows Increased Cybersecurity for Voter Registration in US

Report Shows Increased Cybersecurity for Voter Registration in US

CEIR's survey found increased efforts in 26 US states

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • September 20th, 2018
Adobe Releases Patches for Critical Vulnerabilities in Reader and Acrobat

Adobe Releases Patches for Critical Vulnerabilities in Reader and Acrobat

Out-of-bounds could lead to arbitrary code execution or information disclosure in vulnerable systems

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • September 19th, 2018
Fake Finance Apps Phish Credit Card Data from Android Users

Fake Finance Apps Phish Credit Card Data from Android Users

The crooks were also collecting login credentials

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • September 19th, 2018
Bitcoin Core Patches DoS Vulnerability That Could Crash Bitcoin Core Nodes

Bitcoin Core Patches DoS Vulnerability That Could Crash Bitcoin Core Nodes

Nodes running versions 0.14.0 to 0.16.2 were vulnerable

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  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • September 19th, 2018
Cisco Patches Network Recording Player Remote Code Execution Vulnerabilities

Cisco Patches Network Recording Player Remote Code Execution Vulnerabilities

Would allow attackers to take control of affected systems

 
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