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Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Krebs says report on the theft of 1.2B email accounts is “for real”, having seen the data   —  Q&A on the Reported Theft of 1.2B Email Accounts  —  My phone and email have been flooded with questions and interview requests from various media outlets since security consultancy …
Aug 6, 2014, 9:00 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Hackers Plundered Israeli Defense Firms that Built ‘Iron Dome’ Missile Defense System   —  Three Israeli defense contractors responsible for building the “Iron Dome” missile shield currently protecting Israel from a barrage of rocket attacks were compromised by hackers and robbed of huge quantities …
Jul 28, 2014, 8:45 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Behind “GoodGoogle”, a service for depleting your competitor's AdWord budget via click fraud   —  Service Drains Competitors' Online Ad Budget  —  The longer one lurks in the Internet underground, the more difficult it becomes to ignore the harsh reality that for nearly every …
Jul 27, 2014, 3:10 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
New search engine Indexus indexes records from data breaches, mostly from sites young hackers frequent   —  Even Script Kids Have a Right to Be Forgotten  —  Indexeus, a new search engine that indexes user account information acquired from more than 100 recent data breaches, has caught many in the hacker underground off-guard.
Jul 20, 2014, 9:45 AMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Russia accuses US of “kidnapping” after arrest of suspected credit card hacker Roman Seleznev   —  Feds Charge Carding Kingpin in Retail Hacks  —  The U.S. Justice Department on Monday announced the arrest of a Russian hacker accused of running a network of online crime shops …
Jul 8, 2014, 7:55 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Nearly undetectable ATM skimmers threaten regions like the US that haven't adopted more secure “chip & PIN” tech   —  The Rise of Thin, Mini and Insert Skimmers  —  Like most electronic gadgets these days, ATM skimmers are getting smaller and thinner, with extended battery life.
Jul 7, 2014, 3:35 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Thieves in Brazil use malware to hijack online payments, steal billions in aggregate   —  Brazilian ‘Boleto’ Bandits Bilk Billions  —  With the eyes of the world trained on Brazil for the 2014 FIFA World Cup, it seems a fitting time to spotlight a growing form of computer fraud that's giving Brazilian banks …
Jul 2, 2014, 10:15 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
P.F. Chang's Breach Likely Began in Sept. 2013   —  The recently-announced credit card breach at P.F. Chang's Chinese Bistro appears to have gone on for at least nine months: New information indicates that the breach at the nationwide restaurant chain began on or around Sept. 18, 2013 …
Jun 18, 2014, 1:10 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Banks say credit cards for sale online were used at P.F. Chang's, restaurant investigating   —  Banks: Credit Card Breach at P.F. Chang's  —  Nationwide chain P.F. Chang's China Bistro said today that it is investigating claims of a data breach involving credit and debit card data reportedly stolen …
Jun 11, 2014, 3:20 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Adobe Update Nixes Flash Player Zero Day   —  Adobe Systems Inc. has shipped an emergency security update to fix a critical flaw in its Flash Player software that is currently being exploited in active attacks.  The exploits so far appear to target Microsoft Windows users …
Apr 28, 2014, 1:40 PMIn context

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