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Paul Ducklin, Naked Security

Apple AirTag hacked again – free internet with no mobile data plan!

More phun with Apple AirTags! Free internet, no data plan required... but it's s-l-o-o-o-w...

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Netsparker

Agile DevOps, waterfall AppSec

Talking to customers and prospects, we see one challenge coming up repeatedly: application security is lagging behind DevOps in terms of speed and workflow maturity. This persistent gap is costing org..

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Dora Tudor, Heimdal Security Blog

Credit Card Information Stolen from Seniors After Herff Jones Got Hacked

Cybercriminals have taken students information after they hacked Herff Jones, the company that sells caps and gowns for commencement ceremonies. Herff Jones was hacked and the payment information of ..

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Antonia Din, Heimdal Security Blog

Former NCSC CEO Says the Winged Ninja Cyber Monkeys Story Is Completely Mistaken

In an AusCERT cybersecurity conference on Thursday, Ciaran Martin, formerly the founding CEO of the UK’s National Cyber Security Centre NCSC talked about the Colonial Pipelines ransomware atta..

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Cezarina Chirica, Heimdal Security Blog

How the NHS Protects Hospitals Following the 2017 WannaCry Ransomware Attack

Back in 2017, the WannaCry ransomware became one of the most devastating cyber-attacks ever seen. It swept the entire world, locking up critical systems all over the globe and infecting over 230,000 c..

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Elena Georgescu, Heimdal Security Blog

What Is a Virtual Patch and Why You Need It

Software vulnerabilities are one of the biggest nuisances for cybersecurity because cybercriminals love to exploit them. Read on to find out how you can be one step ahead by applying the virtual patch..

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mmcbee@veracode.com (mmcbee), Veracode Security Blog

Meeting the Security Needs of Modern Developers

Technological innovation doesn???t slow down when it comes to software,ツ?but neither do cyberattacks. The rapid pace of modern programming brings the need for agilityツ?andツ?security that can scale and..

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Cezarina Chirica, Heimdal Security Blog

Beware of a New Type of Ransomware Similar to ThunderCrypt

Theres a new ransomware operation in town and it targets organizations around the world with customized attacks. Dubbed Lorenz, the ransomware gang began operating a month ago and has since compiled ..

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Infosecurity Magazine

Irelands Healthcare Systems IT Offline Following Ransomware Attack

HSE Ireland reveals it has taken its IT systems offline due to a significant ransomware attack..

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Antonia Din, Heimdal Security Blog

Chemical Distribution Organization Falls Victim to DarkSide Ransomware Attack

Brenntag SE, a German chemical distribution company operating in more than 77 countries around the world, suffered a DarkSide Ransomware attack that led to the organization paying a $4.4 million ranso..

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Infosecurity Magazine

Microsoft Alerts Aviation and Travel Firms to RAT Campaign

Sophisticated crypter-as-a-service ultimately leads to data theft..

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Infosecurity Magazine

Quarter of CISOs Self-Medicate as Pandemic Stress Spikes

OneLogin claims only half have access to mental health services..

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Infosecurity Magazine

Colonial Reportedly Paid $5 Million Ransom

Pipeline still suffered several-day outage..

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The Cyber Beat

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Colonial Pipeline Said to Pay $5 Million Ransom to Hackers Who Caused Shutdown Biden Says Colonial Pipeline Hackers Based in Russia, but Not Government-Backed Former NSA Hacker Argues Russian Governme..

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Paul Ducklin, Naked Security

Gamers beware! Crooks take advantage of MSI download outage

Vendor's site offline? Can't wait for your download? Tempted to go trawling through the underweb to find an unofficial version?..

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Tom Spring, Threatpost

Colonial Pipeline Shells Out $5M in Extortion Payout, Report

According to news reports, Colonial Pipeline paid the cybergang known as DarkSide the ransom it demanded in return for a decryption key...

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