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Eduard Kovacs / SecurityWeek:
Chaos Computer Club hackers say they have defeated Samsung Galaxy S8's iris recognition system using a photo of victim's iris   —  Hackers of the Chaos Computer Club (CCC) in Germany have managed to defeat the iris recognition system on Samsung's flagship Galaxy S8 smartphones.
May 23, 2017, 12:50 PMIn context
Ionut Arghire / SecurityWeek:
Experts find wireless communications protocol used by some new implantable cardiac defibrillators to be insecure, susceptible to spoofing, relay, DoS attacks   —  The communication protocol used by some of the latest generation of Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators (ICDs) …
Dec 5, 2016, 12:20 AMIn context
Eduard Kovacs / SecurityWeek:
Researchers bypass Apple's Activation Lock on iPhone and iPad running the latest version of iOS   —  Researchers have found a bug that can be used to bypass Apple's Activation Lock feature and gain access to the homescreen of locked iPhones and iPads running the latest version of iOS.
Dec 2, 2016, 10:05 AMIn context
Eduard Kovacs / SecurityWeek:
Scan shows 840K+ Cisco devices have NSA-linked flaw discovered from a Shadow Brokers leak; most of the affected Cisco IOS software versions remain unpatched   —  An IOS software vulnerability identified recently by Cisco while analyzing the firewall exploits leaked by the group calling itself Shadow Brokers …
Sep 22, 2016, 8:35 AMIn context
Mike Lennon / SecurityWeek:
Lookout Expands Mobile Security Capabilities With Acquisition of Bluebox Security   —  Enterprise mobile security startup Bluebox security has agreed to be acquired by Lookout, a provider of mobile consumer and business mobile security products.  —  While Lookout started with a focus …
Apr 13, 2016, 11:50 PMIn context
Eduard Kovacs / SecurityWeek:
Attackers using Word documents to deliver BlackEnergy malware linked to recent attacks targeting Ukraine's critical infrastructure   —  Attackers Use Word Docs to Deliver BlackEnergy Malware  —  The advanced persistent threat (APT) actor behind the recent attacks targeting Ukraine …
Jan 30, 2016, 10:50 PMIn context
SecurityWeek:
Verizon Accused of Routing Millions of IP Addresses for Cybercriminals   —  US network operator Verizon Communications is routing over 4 million IP addresses that are currently in the hands of cybercriminals, researchers at The Spamhaus Project reveal.  —  Spammers have been acquiring large ranges …
Jan 13, 2016, 1:55 AMIn context
Eduard Kovacs / SecurityWeek:
Two suspected members of DD4BC, a DDoS extortion group, apprehended in Europol raids   —  Law Enforcement Cracks Down on DD4BC Group  —  Europol announced on Tuesday that a couple of individuals suspected of being tied to the DD4BC cybercriminal group have been identified as part of an international law enforcement operation.
Jan 12, 2016, 3:10 PMIn context
Mike Lennon / SecurityWeek:
Kaspersky: Turla cyber-espionage group hijacking satellite-based Internet links to hide wherabouts   —  Russian-Speaking Turla Attackers Hijacking Satellite Internet Links  —  Russian Speaking “Turla” Cyber-espionage Group Exploits Satellites to Reach the Ultimate Level of Anonymity: Kaspersky Lab
Sep 10, 2015, 7:55 AMIn context
Mike Lennon / SecurityWeek:
Samsung announces new Android security update process, will roll out patches once a month   —  Samsung to Deliver Monthly Over the Air Security Updates for Android  —  Samsung to Deliver Regular Security Updates Around Once a Month to Android-based Galaxy Devices
Aug 5, 2015, 12:50 PMIn context

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