News for 20 February 2018 Year

Preview17:13SIM Hijacking – T-Mobile customers were victims an info disclosure exploitLorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai published an interesting post on SIM hijacking highlighted the risks for the end users and their exposure to this illegal...
Preview17:13Google reveals Edge bug that Microsoft has had trouble fixingOh great - because Google's explained how to make Edge run dodgy code
Preview17:12City Union Bank is the last victim of a cyber attack that used SWIFT to transfer fundsThe Indian bank Kumbakonam-based City Union Bank announced that cyber criminals compromised its systems and transferred a total of US$1.8 million.
Preview17:12Macro-Based Multi-Stage Attack Delivers Password StealerA malicious attack uses a multi-stage infection to deploy malware that is capable of stealing passwords from various applications on a victim’s computer
Preview17:11Apple rushes out fix to Telugu letter text bomb bugApple has tackled a bug that causes its devices to freeze if they encounter a specific character from the Telugu alphabet
Preview17:11Record-Breaking Number of Vulnerabilities Disclosed in 2017: ReportA record-breaking number of vulnerabilities were disclosed in 2017, with a total of 20,832 such security flaws

News for 4 January 2018 Year

Preview16:48Intel, ARM and AMD chip scare: What you need to knowNearly all computers worldwide - and many other devices - have been exposed to security flaws which leave them vulnerable to attacks by hackers.
Preview16:48Android Malware Steals Uber Logins, Then Covers it UpSymantec has discovered Android malware that steals Uber credentials and covers it up with the use of deep links.
Preview16:47247,000 DHS Employees Affected by Data BreachInformation on nearly a quarter million Department of Homeland Security (DHS) employees was exposed as part of an "unauthorized transfer of data"
Preview16:47Cybercriminals dropping Bitcoin for more private cryptocurrenciesCybercriminals appear to be dropping bitcoin for more private cryptocurrencies as law enforcement develop new technology and techniques to monitor and match...
Preview16:39Cyberwarfare fears rise2018 will see full-scale cyberwar, predicts Ward Solutions
Preview16:39Patching Takes More than a Fortnight for Many FirmsThe major WannaCry and NotPetya ransomware outbreaks of 2017 appear to have had little if no impact on organizations’ approaching to patching, with...