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Après l'Allemagne, la Grande-Bretagne refuse de céder aux pressions US pour bannir Huawei, citant l'absence d'élément de preuves d'espionnage

Cyber Security News - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 11:28
Par la voix de Ciaran Martin, directeur du National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), la Grande-Bretagne affirme qu’aucun élément de preuve susceptible de confirmer une quelconque activité malveillante de la part de l’entreprise technologique Huawei n’existe et qu’elle est en mesure de gérer les risques....
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La liste blanche secrète de Microsoft Edge permet à Facebook d'exécuter Flash, sans votre autorisation

Cyber Security News - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 11:28
En 2017, Microsoft a modifié son navigateur Edge afin que, pour pouvoir exécuter du contenu Flash, l’utilisateur soit invité à cliquer sur les sites Web en question. Une poignée de sites devait cependant figurer sur une liste blanche, en raison d'une combinaison de dépendance à l'égard de Flash et d'une grande popularité.
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The Best Weapon Against Cyber Threats Is Not Better Tech – It's People

Cyber Security News - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 11:27
The Best Weapon Against Cyber Threats Is Not Better Tech – It’s People. February 2019 by J. Eduardo and Erica Campos When a company’s computers are hacked, management’s first impulses often are to invest in better software, better virus protection packages, better computers or even entire networks.
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Microsoft Edge führt geheime Whitelist für Adobe-Flash-Code

Cyber Security News - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 11:26
. Ein Sicherheitsforscher von Google findet Schwachstellen in der Liste mit insgesamt 58 Einträgen. Microsoft behebt die Fehler und streicht die Liste auf zwei Einträge zusammen. Facebook darf aber weiterhin die Click-to-Play-Richtlinie von Edge ohne Wissen des Nutzers umgehen.
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Cybercriminals encrypt 15,000 medical files belonging to Australian hospital and demand ransom

Cyber Security News - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 11:26
Cabrini Hospital in Malvern, Australia was the main target of the cyber attack. The attackers have demanded a ransom in cryptocurrency to unlock the encrypted files. In the latest news, a cybercriminal group broke into a computer network that belonged to an Australian hospital and encrypted around 15,000 medical files.
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'Sextortion' scammers use LinkedIn to target high net-worth individuals

Cyber Security News - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 11:26
A typical example of a sextortion scam can involve forming an online relationship with a married person and then threatening to reveal details of the affair with their partner unless a ransom is paid in Researchers at cyber security firm Digital Shadows tracked the activity of cybercrime groups over....
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Security Analysts Are Only Human

Cyber Security News - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 11:20
Roselle Safran is President of Rosint Labs, a cybersecurity consultancy to security teams, leaders, and startups. She is also the Entrepreneur in Residence at Lytical Ventures, a venture capital firm that invests in cybersecurity startups. Previously, Roselle was CEO and ...
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Formjacking Surpasses Ransomware and Cryptojacking as Top Threat of 2018

Cyber Security News - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 11:17
A new year in review report from Symantec shows that formjacking accompanied by supply chain attacks were the fastest growing threats of 2018, while living-off-the-land (LotL) attacks saw a large boost in adoption from threat actors, with PowerShell scripts usage, for example, seeing a formidable 1000% increase.
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New Attack Kit Combines Trojans and Tools to Spread Miners, Steal Data

Cyber Security News - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 11:17
A new malware-powered attack kit that stitches up two Trojans and a coinminer to mine for data and Monero was observed while scanning for vulnerable machines from China, Taiwan, Italy, and Hong Kong, and spreading itself over the Internet and local area networks.
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Oracle BrandVoice: Automation Is Key To Thwarting Cloud Security Threats, New Oracle-KPMG Research Shows

Cyber Security News - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 11:16
Key findings from the Oracle and KPMG study include: 23% of respondents say their organizations don’t have the resources to manually patch all their systems. This calls out the need for automation in rolling out patches. 50% say that use of unsanctioned cloud applications resulted in unauthorized....
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Cyber Attacks Hit Parliament and Political Parties - The National Law Review

Cyber Security News - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 11:16
Following an unprecedented surge in cyber attacks against Australian businesses, an attack on Australia’s political infrastructure was imminent. New information reveals that the cyber attack against the Federal Parliament earlier this year was accompanied by yet another directed towards the Liberal, Labour and National parties.
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JSP Web Shell Generic Backdoor

Cyber Security News - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 11:14
An attacker might upload a web shell backdoor to a JSP server. A successful exploitation might allow the attacker to run arbitrary code, or use the server as a bot for further attacks.
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vCISO vs. “Traditional” CISO – 3 Reasons a Virtual Chief InfoSec Officer Might be Better

Cyber Security News - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 11:08
A vCISO (virtual chief information security officer) offers all the benefits of an in-house security leader but puts more resources at your disposal. A CISO as-a-service program (aka a “virtual CISO”) may be exactly what your organization needs to reduce cyber security risk and ensure top-notch....
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The "Unclaimed Lottery Fund" Advance-Fee Scam Sent by Scammers

Cyber Security News - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 11:06
The fake "Unclaimed Lottery Fund" email below is a scam. Recipients are asked to delete it and should not follow the instructions in it. The fake email is being sent by scammers who are attempting to trick their potential victims into sending them money or personal information.
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Is lvsales.love is a Fake and Fraudulent Online Store?

Cyber Security News - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 11:06
The website, www.lvsales.love, is a fake Louis Vuitton outlet or online store. Online users are advised to stay away from the fraudulent website because those who shopped from it, run the risk of their personal, credit card and other payment processing information getting stolen by cyber-criminals and used fraudulently.
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Trump says U.S. should lead on 5G 'and even 6G' after Huawei founder trolls him on TV

Cyber Security News - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 11:04
Trump insists American wireless companies should lead the world on 5G 'and even 6G' technology after Huawei founder trolls him saying China will sell something 'suitable for the United States' Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei said Thursday on CBS that his company's 5G technology is getting a boost from U.
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Peace Talks Themed North Korean Malware - Additional IOCs

Cyber Security News - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 11:00
Description: This attack is connected to the Korea Hydro and Nuclear Power (KHNP) attack in 2014 References: First Aid: IOCs: Peace Talks Themed North Korean Malware Modified 16 minutes ago by AlienVault Public TLP: White Endpoint Security Scan your endpoints for IOCs from this Pulse! Learn more....
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Peace Talks Themed North Korean Malware

Cyber Security News - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 11:00
Hi? East Security Cyber ​​Threat Intelligence (CTI) is a specialist organization, Security Response Center (ESRC). A new Intelligent Sustainable Threat (APT) attack was created on February 21, 2019. The attack is classified as a hacking organization sponsored by a specific government and is directly....
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Data Clouds “Main Focus for Hackers Looking to Mine Cryptocurrency” Bitglass Cla

Cyber Security News - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 11:00
. Australian cloud access security brokerage (CASB) Bitglass warning that “cloud resources” have become the most coveted target of hackers pervading cryptocurrency mining malware. “Cloud computing” is essentially the outsourcing of data storage to firms running large data centres.
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Formjacking: The new hack of cyber criminals to pilfer millions from consumers

Cyber Security News - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 10:48
Cyber experts cannot stress enough on how rapidly the threat landscape of cyber security keeps changing and how important it is for companies to invest in security to stay ahead of the curve. Hackers are getting sophisticated and every year they figured out a new way to siphon off millions from the government, businesses, and consumers.
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