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08/17/2018 07:03 PM
Severe PHP Exploit Threatens WordPress Sites with Remote Code Execution
The issue impacts several content management systems, including Typo3 and WordPress, as well as widely-used PDF generation library TCPDF.
08/17/2018 05:47 PM
AT&T Faces $224M Legal Challenge Over SIM-Jacking Rings
Cryptocurrency angel investor Michael Terpin seeks damages for "gross negligence" by the carrier, alleging it turned a blind eye to store employees' malicious activities.
08/17/2018 02:46 PM
ThreatList: Almost Half of the World’s Top Websites Deemed ‘Risky’
An analysis of the world's most-visited websites shows that vulnerable software, too much active content and large amounts of code execution open visitors to a raft of potential dangers.
08/17/2018 12:00 PM
ATM Heists Only Set to Accelerate After $13M Break-In
The Cosmos Bank incident is only the latest, not the last, thanks to lagging security practices.
08/16/2018 09:24 PM
Highly Flexible Marap Malware Enters the Financial Scene
A new downloader, which has been spotted in an array of recent email campaigns, uses anti-analysis techniques and calls in a system fingerprinting module.
08/16/2018 06:58 PM
New Trickbot Variant Touts Stealthy Code-Injection Trick
Trickbot is back, this time with a stealthy code injection trick.
08/16/2018 06:06 PM
‘China’s MIT’ Linked to Espionage Campaign Against Alaska, Economic Partners
The targets were scanned millions of times, and are all in some way linked to China's ongoing economic development activities, according to Recorded Future.
08/16/2018 03:45 PM
Google Expands Bug-Bounty Program to Battle Abuse Methods
The program focuses on potential abuse methods across Google's product-specific channels like Google+, Youtube, Gmail and Blogger.
08/16/2018 02:44 PM
Open MQTT Servers Raise Physical Threats in Smart Homes
Misconfigured DIY smart-home hubs for home automation could allow attackers to track owners’ movements, see if smart doors and windows are opened or closed, and even open garage doors.
08/16/2018 02:00 PM
ThreatList: Telecom Sector Plagued with Advanced Malware
Advanced behavior malware threats are targeting telecom services - at a higher level than the global average, researchers found.