Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Failures in Cybersecurity Fundamentals Still Primary Cause of Compromise: Report

Many Companies Are Still Failing at the Basics of Cyber Security, Analysis of More Than 1,000 Incidents Finds While adversaries continuously refine their attack methodologies...

Tesla Awards Researcher $10,000 After Finding XSS Vulnerability

A researcher has earned $10,000 from Tesla after discovering a stored cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability that could have been exploited to obtain — and...

Forked Version of BitPaymer Ransomware Emerges

Members of the cybercriminal group behind the infamous Dridex Trojan have split from the gang and released a forked version of the BitPaymer ransomware,...

Clemson and Other Universities Work to Improve Cybersecurity

This spring, a batch of tests were sent to 100 Clemson University faculty and staff emails in an attempt to access private and personal...

Indiana County Pays $130,000 in Response to Ransomware Attack: Reports

LaPorte County in the U.S. state of Indiana has reportedly paid cybercriminals over $130,000 after they infected its systems with a piece of ransomware....

Instagram Account Takeover Vulnerability Earns Hacker $30,000

A researcher claims to have received $30,000 from Facebook after discovering a critical vulnerability that could have been exploited to easily hack Instagram accounts. India-based...

Hackers Can Manipulate Media Files Transferred via WhatsApp, Telegram

Hackers can manipulate media files transferred by users through the WhatsApp and Telegram messaging applications due to the way the Android operating system allows...

As Ransomware Rages, Debate Heats Up on Response

City services in Baltimore, Maryland, were paralyzed earlier this year when a ransomware attack locked up computer networks and made it impossible for residents...

Turla renews its arsenal with Topinambour

Turla, also known as Venomous Bear, Waterbug, and Uroboros, is a Russian speaking threat actor known since 2014, but with roots that go back...

Child Psychiatry Telephone Consultation Programs Help Increase Mental Health Services for Children

For Release MondayJuly 15, 2019 Telephone hotlines that allow primary care doctors to immediately consult with a child psychiatrist about urgent patient problems appear to increase...

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