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Eduard Kovacs / SecurityWeek:
ProtonMail debuts encrypted contacts manager with digital signatures that verify integrity of data, aimed at journalists and others who want to protect sources   —  Swiss-based encrypted email services provider ProtonMail announced on Tuesday the launch of a new tool designed to help users securely manage their contacts.
Nov 23, 2017, 7:35 AMIn context
Mike Lennon / SecurityWeek:
US CERT identifies FALLCHILL RAT used by North Korean Lazarus Group, sources say in use since 2016; US also shared IP addresses associated with Volgmer trojan   —  FALLCHILL Malware Used by North Korean Government Hackers is a Fully Functional RAT, DHS Says  —  The United States Department …
Nov 14, 2017, 8:30 PMIn context
Ionut Arghire / SecurityWeek:
FireEye report says hackers with ties to North Korea have been targeting South Korean crypto-currency exchanges to obtain funds for the Pyongyang regime   —  Over the past several months, threat actors believed to have ties with North Korea have been targeting crypto-currency exchanges …
Sep 12, 2017, 9:25 AMIn context
Eduard Kovacs / SecurityWeek:
Info on millions of Verizon users, including phone numbers, addresses, PINs were left exposed online; Verizon disputes early reports of 14M, says it affected 6M   —  The personal details of millions of Verizon customers were exposed online due to a misconfigured Amazon Web Services (AWS) …
Jul 13, 2017, 12:22 PMIn context
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

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