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E-Verify’s “SSN Lock” is Nothing of the Sort — Krebs on Security

2020-07-04T18:24:14-04:00

One of the most-read advice columns on this site is a 2018 piece called “Plant Your Flag, Mark Your Territory,” which tried to impress upon readers the importance of creating accounts at websites like those [...]

E-Verify’s “SSN Lock” is Nothing of the Sort — Krebs on Security2020-07-04T18:24:14-04:00

Hackers are trying to steal admin passwords from F5 BIG-IP devices | ZDNet

2020-07-04T16:20:00-04:00

Hackers have started launching attacks against F5 BIG-IP networking devices, ZDNet has learned.Attacks have been spotted today by Rich Warren, a security researcher for the NCC Group.In an interview earlier today, Warren told ZDNet the [...]

Hackers are trying to steal admin passwords from F5 BIG-IP devices | ZDNet2020-07-04T16:20:00-04:00

Infosec community disagrees with changing ‘black hat’ term due to racial stereotyping | ZDNet

2020-07-04T11:44:00-04:00

The information security (infosec) community has angrily reacted today to calls to abandon the use of the 'black hat' and 'white hat' terms, citing that the two, and especially 'black hat,' have nothing to do [...]

Infosec community disagrees with changing ‘black hat’ term due to racial stereotyping | ZDNet2020-07-04T11:44:00-04:00

Week in security with Tony Anscombe | WeLiveSecurity

2020-07-04T03:02:01-04:00

Brute-force attacks against RDP surge – Is contact tracing the answer to ending the COVID-19 crisis? – Microsoft ships urgent security updates ESET researchers have released data that confirms a sharp increase in brute-force attacks [...]

Week in security with Tony Anscombe | WeLiveSecurity2020-07-04T03:02:01-04:00

Hundreds arrested after police crack encrypted chat network | WeLiveSecurity

2020-07-04T03:01:51-04:00

European police infiltrate EncroChat, go on to crack down on crime kingpins and seize guns, drugs, cars and millions in cash Law enforcement agencies in Europe recently cracked an instant messaging system used by organized [...]

Hundreds arrested after police crack encrypted chat network | WeLiveSecurity2020-07-04T03:01:51-04:00

F5 patches vulnerability that received a CVSS 10 severity score | ZDNet

2020-07-03T15:44:00-04:00

Image: ZDNet F5 Networks, one of the world's largest provider of enterprise networking gear, has published a security advisory this week warning customers to patch a dangerous security flaw that is very likely to be [...]

F5 patches vulnerability that received a CVSS 10 severity score | ZDNet2020-07-03T15:44:00-04:00

Avaddon Ransomware Still Using Excel 4.0 Macros

2020-07-03T15:05:00-04:00

Just like jokes, sometimes the old vulnerabilities are the best ones. So, stop us if you've heard this before: ransomware criminals are still using malicious Excel 4.0 macros in campaigns. This week, Microsoft's security intelligence [...]

Avaddon Ransomware Still Using Excel 4.0 Macros2020-07-03T15:05:00-04:00

New Apple macOS Big Sur feature to hamper adware operations | ZDNet

2020-07-03T11:25:00-04:00

With macOS 11, also known as Big Sur, Apple has removed the ability to install macOS profile configurations from the command-line.This ability was previously a core feature of macOS' enterprise package, which allows system administrators [...]

New Apple macOS Big Sur feature to hamper adware operations | ZDNet2020-07-03T11:25:00-04:00