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Payment Card Breach Hits 8 Cities Using Vulnerable Bill Portal

Thu, 09/19/2019 - 15:00
Eight cities have been hit by a data breach targeting payment cards.

Edward Snowden Sued by U.S. Over New Memoir

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 09:00
The U.S. is attempting to seize any assets related to Edward Snowden's new memoir, Permanent Record.

U.S. Sanctions North Korean Group Behind WannaCry, Sony Hacks

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 10:51
Three North Korean threat groups have been sanctioned in the U.S. as part of a larger U.S. initiative against North Korea-linked malicious cyber activity.

Cybercriminals Adding Sophistication to BEC Threats

Fri, 09/13/2019 - 06:45
New tactics aimed at business executives and users are being used to reap greater reward from email based fraud, which continues to rise, researchers said.

California Passes Bill to Ban Police Use of Facial Recognition

Thu, 09/12/2019 - 10:05
The historic measure, which still needs to be signed into law, would prohibit biometric surveillance, including in bodycams.

Feds Indict 281 People for Involvement in Massive Email Fraud Scheme

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 06:31
A coordinated effort between multiple agencies arrested suspects in Nigeria, the U.S. and eight other countries as well as seized nearly $3.7 million.

Insider Threats Are Rising – But They Shouldn’t Be

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 15:11
Simply implementing best practices is not enough to address the risk coming from your own employees.

ThreatList: Police Use of Facial Recognition is Just Fine, Say Most Americans

Fri, 09/06/2019 - 15:14
A survey by Pew Research Center finds that Americans support use of facial recognition by law enforcement , but not by tech or advertising companies.

China’s APT3 Pilfers Cyberweapons from the NSA

Fri, 09/06/2019 - 14:18
Large portions of APT3's remote code-execution package were likely reverse-engineered from prior attack artifacts.

$5.3M Ransomware Demand: Massachusetts City Says No Thanks

Thu, 09/05/2019 - 10:14
After being hit by a ransomware attack, Massachusetts city New Bedford faced a payout demand of more than $5 million - one of the latest known ransoms ever.

Dangerous Cryptomining Worm Racks Up 850K Infections, Self-Destructs

Wed, 08/28/2019 - 09:12
Law enforcement takedown causes Retadup malware to eat itself.

IRS Impersonation Attacks Spread Malware Nationwide

Mon, 08/26/2019 - 12:02
The emails are well-crafted and extremely convincing.