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As Black Friday Approaches, Arm Yourself Against Cyber Scammers
18th Nov 2018 [3 days ago] from Topix
THE CHRISTMAS shopping bonanza will begin in earnest on Friday, with UK shoppers expected to spend as much as 4.5 billion in a single day. However, with more than half of these purchases likely to be made online, cyber scammers are likely...
A Little Phishing Knowledge May Be A Dangerous Thing
18th Nov 2018 [2 days ago] from The Register
Boffins find those who know about phishing more likely to be duped than the less informed Phishing works more frequently on those who understand what social engineering is than on those who live in blissful ignorance, or so a study of students...
Former IT Administrator Found Guilty Of Federal Charges For Hacking Into Computers Of Employer
19th Nov 2018 [46 hours ago] from Topix
An Arizona man has been convicted of federal computer intrusion charges for deleting electronic files after hacking into computer systems operated by an Irvine-based company where he used to work. Nikishna Polequaptewa, 36, of Phoenix,...
Bucking McConnell, Sens. Graham And Paul Call For Vote On Criminal Justice Bill
18th Nov 2018 [2 days ago] from Yahoo News
Sens. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) and Rand Paul (R-Ky.) often find themselves on
Russians Impersonating US State Dept: Researchers
18th Nov 2018 [2 days ago] from iTnews
Operation aimed at infecting agencies.
For Apple Users Without Latest Security Updates, The Letter D Is Not Always The Letter D
19th Nov 2018 [25 hours ago] from ZDNet
Apple users advised to install the companys July security updates if they dont want to fall victims to IDN homograph phishing attacks.
Black Friday 2018 Deals: The Cheapest Gaming PC You Can Build
18th Nov 2018 [3 days ago] from PCWorld
This years sky-high component prices made it more expensive to build PC, but relief is finally in sight. Black Friday is once again bringing low prices on components, sweet combo and bundle deals, and extras like free video games.Now is...
YouTube Now Streams Free Ad-Supported Movies -- Including The Terminator And Hackers
18th Nov 2018 [3 days ago] from Topix
YouTubes " Movies Shows" page added a "Free to Watch" section last month. Theyre trying to compete with free ad-supported online movie offerings from Roku, Walmart, and Tubi, while "Amazon is rumored to be working on something similar,"...
Security Warning: UK Critical Infrastructure Still At Risk From Devastating Cyber Attack
19th Nov 2018 [41 hours ago] from ZDNet
Not enough is being done to protect against cyber attacks on energy, water and other vital services.
Scumbags Cram Make-A-Wish Website With Coin-mining Malware
19th Nov 2018 [41 hours ago] from The Register
Do they accept Monero in Hell? One or more completely feckless scumbags have loaded the Make-A-Wish foundations international website with crypto-mining malware scripts.…
Black Friday Amazon Device Deals 2018: Echo Speakers, Fire HD Tablets, Fire TV And More
18th Nov 2018 [2 days ago] from PCWorld
At this point in the big scheme of gadget shopping, it seems almost inconceivable that anyone who wants an Amazon device—like an Echo smart speaker, Fire HD tablet, or Fire TV stick—hasnt already bought one. Yet Amazon continues to...
Convicted Tax Fraudster Sues CNBC For Defamation, Says Hes Not A Hacker
20th Nov 2018 [23 hours ago] from Topix
Daniel Rigmaiden wants the world to know that, while CNBCs American Greed television show may have portrayed him more than two years ago as a "hacker," a "recluse," and more, he is none of those things. Earlier this year, Rigmaiden sued...
TalkTalk Hackhack Duoduo Thrownthrown Inin Thethe Coolercooler: Talented Pair Sentenced For Ransacking ISP
20th Nov 2018 [23 hours ago] from The Register
Matthew Hanley, Connor Allsopp get 12 and 8 months in the clink, respectively Two miscreants were sent down by the Old Bailey yesterday for their role in the 2015 hacking of UK ISP TalkTalk.…
Windows 10 1809 Big ICloud Problem: Were Working On Fix, Say Microsoft, Apple
19th Nov 2018 [41 hours ago] from ZDNet
Microsoft blocks the Windows 10 October update for iCloud users, while incompatibility problems also hit F5 Networks VPN.
California Is Using War-zone DNA Tests To Identify Fire Victims - CNET
19th Nov 2018 [24 hours ago] from CNET News
It will cut the process from weeks down to just two hours.
TalkTalk Hackers Sentenced To Prison
20th Nov 2018 [21 hours ago] from SecurityWeek
Two individuals were sentenced to prison on Monday for their roles in the 2015 hacking of British telecoms company TalkTalk. Connor Allsopp, 21, and Matthew Hanley, 23, both from Tamworth, Staffordshire, pleaded guilty to hacking-related...
Black Friday 2018 Smartwatch And Fitness Tracker Deals: $80 Off Apple Watch, $200 Samsung Gear S3, $150 Fitbit Versa - CNET
19th Nov 2018 [42 hours ago] from CNET News
Fitbit, Apple Watch and Samsung -- we take a look at some of the best deals on wearables ahead of Black Friday.
Black Friday 2018: The Best Nintendo Switch, 2DS And Labo Deals - CNET
18th Nov 2018 [2 days ago] from CNET News
This years Black Friday Nintendo Switch bundle will get net you Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for free. Also -- Labo is cheap!
From Directory Traversal To Direct Travesty: Crash, Hijack, Siphon Off This TP-Link VPN Box Via Classic Exploitable Bugs
19th Nov 2018 [26 hours ago] from The Register
TL-R600VPN owners, grab and install firmware fixes now Bug-hunters have this week disclosed details of four security vulnerabilities in a family of TP-Link 1GbE VPN routers.…
Florida Gov. Rick Scott Formally Ousts Democrat Bill Nelson After Recounts
18th Nov 2018 [2 days ago] from Yahoo News
Florida Gov. Rick Scott has officially won his third statewide race by his
Vision Direct Fesses Up To Hack That Exposed Customer Names, Payment Cards
19th Nov 2018 [40 hours ago] from The Register
Data including CVV numbers slurped up as customers submitted it to website Vision Direct has admitted customers personal and financial data was leaked earlier this month after hackers compromised the companys website.…
How Learning From Hackers Can Protect Us From Cyber Attacks
20th Nov 2018 [18 hours ago] from ZDNet
Cyber criminals are often ahead of the cyber security industry when it comes to finding the right skills. That has to change.
APAC Firms Look To Edge For Faster Response But Worry Over Data Security
18th Nov 2018 [2 days ago] from ZDNet
Edge computing is being sought out for faster response and cost savings, but there are concerns about security and latency when large volumes of data are processed on such platforms.
Cyber Attack Targets Italian Certified Email Accounts
19th Nov 2018 [29 hours ago] from iTnews
Thousands affected.
Britain May Not Be Able To Fend Off A Determined Cyber-attack, MPs Warn
19th Nov 2018 [39 hours ago] from The Register
And those utility price controls? Er, not helpful Britains critical national infrastructure is vulnerable to hackers and neither UK.gov nor privatised operators are doing enough to tighten things up, a Parliamentary committee has...