Archive for the ‘security roundup’ Category

The Wisconsin GOP Lost $2.3 Million in an Email Scam

October 31st, 2020
Trump's website gets hacked, a ransomware group calls it quits, and more of the week's top security news.

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Did a Security Researcher Guess Trump’s Twitter Password?

October 24th, 2020
Plus: An Among Us spam attack, China’s favorite vulnerabilities, and more of the week’s top security news.

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A Cut Cable Knocked Out Virginia’s Voter Registration Site

October 17th, 2020
Plus: Barnes and Noble got hacked, Zoom adds real end-to-end encryption, and more of the week’s top security news.

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The Law Comes for John McAfee

October 10th, 2020
Plus: A buggy chastity lock, Iranian disinformation, and more of the week’s top security news.

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Paying Evil Corp Ransomware Might Land You a Big Federal Fine

October 3rd, 2020
Plus: A Grindr bug, a Joker explosion, and more of the week's top security news.

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Windows XP Source Code Got Leaked All Over the Internet

September 26th, 2020
Plus: A cruel phishing test, ransomware hits Russia, and more of the week's top security news.

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A Bluetooth Flaw Leaves Billions of Devices Vulnerable

September 19th, 2020
Indictments against Iranian hackers, a Veterans Affairs data breach, and more of the week's top security news.

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Hackers Target Porn Site Visitors Using Flash and Internet Explorer

September 12th, 2020
Plus: Ransomware holds up schools, Zoom adds two-factor, and more of the week's top security news.

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A Florida Teen Allegedly Shut Down School With a DDoS Attack

September 5th, 2020
Plus: Predictive policing taken even farther, Amazon surveillance of private Facebook groups, and more of the week’s top security news.

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A Spate of Arrests Sends the Piracy World Reeling

August 29th, 2020
Plus: ATM hacks, the Belarus internet shutdown, and more of the week's top security news.

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