More Hospital Ransomware Attacks, FBI’s Disinformation Warning, Android 11 Privacy Features

In episode 141 for October 5th 2020: Universal Health Services is the latest victim of a massive hospital ransomware attack, the FBI issues new warnings about false claims of hacked voter information, and the top Android 11 privacy and security features.

** Links mentioned on the show **

Large US hospital chain hobbled by Ryuk ransomware
https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/security/cyberattack-hits-major-u-s-hospital-system-n1241254
https://www.reddit.com/r/hacking/comments/j17aj1/cyberattack_on_uhs_hospitals_nationwide_last_night/
https://www.uhsinc.com/statement-from-universal-health-services/

FBI warns of disinformation campaigns about hacked voter systems
https://www.cisa.gov/sites/default/files/publications/PSA_voter_registration_data_508pobs.pdf

Android 11 — 5 New Security and Privacy Features You Need to Know
https://thehackernews.com/2020/09/android-11-security-privacy.html

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*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from The Shared Security Show authored by Tom Eston. Read the original post at: https://sharedsecurity.net/2020/10/05/more-hospital-ransomware-attacks-fbis-disinformation-warning-android-11-privacy-features/