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First ‘Jackpotting’ Attacks Hit U.S. ATMs
27th Jan 2018 [4 months ago] from Krebsonsecurity
ATM "jackpotting" -- a sophisticated crime in which thieves install malicious software and/or hardware at ATMs that forces the machines to spit out huge volumes of cash on demand -- has long been a threat for banks in Europe and Asia, yet...
Registered At SSA.GOV? Good For You, But Keep Your Guard Up
26th Jan 2018 [4 months ago] from Krebsonsecurity
KrebsOnSecurity has long warned readers to plant your own flag at the my Social Security online portal of the U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA) -- even if you are not yet drawing benefits from the agency -- because identity thieves...
Chronicle: A Meteor Aimed At Planet Threat Intel?
24th Jan 2018 [4 months ago] from Krebsonsecurity
Alphabet Inc., the parent company of Google, said today it is in the process of rolling out a new service designed to help companies more quickly make sense of and act on the mountains of threat data produced each day by cybersecurity tools.Countless...
Expert: IoT Botnets The Work Of A ‘Vast Minority’
24th Jan 2018 [4 months ago] from Krebsonsecurity
In December 2017, the U.S. Department of Justice announced indictments and guilty pleas by three men in the United States responsible for creating and using Mirai, a malware strain that enslaves poorly-secured "Internet of Things" or IoT...
Some Basic Rules For Securing Your IoT Stuff
17th Jan 2018 [4 months ago] from Krebsonsecurity
Most readers here have likely heard or read various prognostications about the impending doom from the proliferation of poorly-secured "Internet of Things" or IoT devices. Loosely defined as any gadget or gizmo that connects to the Internet...
Serial SWATter Tyler “SWAuTistic” Barriss Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter
15th Jan 2018 [4 months ago] from Krebsonsecurity
Tyler Raj Barriss, a 25-year-old serial "swatter" whose phony emergency call to Kansas police last month triggered a fatal shooting, has been charged with involuntary manslaughter and faces up to eleven years in prison.
Canadian Police Charge Operator Of Hacked Password Service Leakedsource.com
15th Jan 2018 [4 months ago] from Krebsonsecurity
Canadian authorities have arrested and charged a 27-year-old Ontario man for allegedly selling billions of stolen passwords online through the now-defunct service Leakedsource.com.
Bitcoin Blackmail By Snail Mail Preys On Those With Guilty Conscience
11th Jan 2018 [4 months ago] from Krebsonsecurity
KrebsOnSecurity heard from a reader whose friend recently received a remarkably customized extortion letter via snail mail that threatened to tell the recipients wife about his supposed extramarital affairs unless he paid $3,600 in bitcoin....
Microsoft’s Jan. 2018 Patch Tuesday Lowdown
10th Jan 2018 [4 months ago] from Krebsonsecurity
Microsoft on Tuesday released 14 security updates, including fixes for the Spectre and Meltdown flaws detailed last week, as well as a zero-day vulnerability in Microsoft Office that is being exploited in the wild. Separately, Adobe pushed...
Website Glitch Let Me Overstock My Coinbase
9th Jan 2018 [4 months ago] from Krebsonsecurity
Overstock.com (NASDAQ:OSTK) just fixed a serious glitch in the Coinbase bitcoin payment section of its site that allowed customers to buy any item at a tiny fraction of the listed price. Potentially more punishing, the flaw let anyone...
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