U.S. Cyber hacking Iran C&C

U.S. Cyber Has Hacked Iranian Missile C&C, Say Super-Secret Sources

The U.S. has been hacking Iran. Despite President Trump’s cancellation of a kinetic retaliation, we’re now told of cyber strikes against Persia ... Read More
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Ransomware Riviera Beach Florida

Huge Ransomware FUBAR at Florida Beach Town

The city of Riviera Beach, Florida, has “given in” to ransomware. And it’s the biggest municipal ransom we’ve seen: ₿65—about $600,000 ... Read More
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U.S. Cyber Command

U.S. Cyber Has Hacked Russian Power Grid, Say Super-Secret Sources

The infosec cold war continues to grumble on under the surface. Sources claim the U.S. has implanted malware deep into Russia’s electricity grid ... Read More
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DDoS Attack China

Telegram App DDoS from China Hinders #612strike Protest

Telegram, the encrypted messaging app, has come under sustained denial-of-service attack. The DDoS was traced to IP addresses in China ... Read More
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CBP Loses Photos

Border Protection Loses Photos of Travelers in Data Hack

Customs and Border Protection admits to losing some pictures of people going in and out of the US. Or rather, that its contractor lost them, which amounts to the same thing ... Read More
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election security in 2020

2020 Elections Will Be a Security Disaster Zone

Next year’s US elections will be no more secure than in 2016. That’s the depressing conclusion from reports out this week ... Read More
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Quest AMCA data breach

Quest and AMCA Leak 12M Blood-Test Patients’ Data

Millions of people might have had their financial and medical information stolen. Quest Diagnostics contracted its billing collections to a vendor who further subcontracted the work to AMCA, which allowed its systems to be hacked ... Read More
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Apple Privacy Policy Fails to Protect Against App Trackers

Apple Privacy Policy Fails to Protect Against App Trackers

A typical iPhone has thousands of trackers, silently reporting back to their motherships. Is Apple complicit? ... Read More
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First American Leaks BIG: 885M Customer Files Exposed

First American Leaks BIG: 885M Customer Files Exposed

First American Financial is the latest huge corporation being cavalier with your data. Its website has been serving up title documents to anyone who can count ... Read More
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SandboxEscaper Drops 4 Windows Zero-Days on GitHub

SandboxEscaper Drops 4 Windows Zero-Days

A Belgian security researcher just unleashed four Windows zero-days. T. van Houtte, also known as SandboxEscaper, dropped her proofs-of-concept onto GitHub this week ... Read More
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