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Attackers Blowing Up Discord, Slack with Malware  

Attackers Blowing Up Discord, Slack with Malware   One Discord network search turned up 20,000 virus results, researchers found.  
07 April 2021

Cring Ransomware Used in Attacks on European Industrial Firms

Attackers exploit a vulnerability in Fortigate VPN servers to gain access to target networks, researchers report.
07 April 2021

Fortune 500 Security Shows Progress and Pitfalls

Fortune 500 companies have improved on email security and vulnerability disclosure programs but struggle in asset management and high-risk services.
07 April 2021

Crossing the Line: When Cyberattacks Become Acts of War

Crossing the Line: When Cyberattacks Become Acts of War Saryu Nayyar, CEO at Gurucul, discusses the new Cold War and the potential for a cyberattack to prompt military action.
07 April 2021

$38 million worth of gift cards stolen and sold on dark web

Easy to redeem and hard to trace, gift cards remain a hot commodity in the criminal underground

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07 April 2021

Rethinking Cyberattack Response: Prevention & Preparedness

The SolarWinds incident is the starkest reminder yet that complacency can exact a terrible price.
07 April 2021

Fake Netflix App on Google Play Spreads Malware Via WhatsApp

Fake Netflix App on Google Play Spreads Malware Via WhatsApp The wormable malware spread from Android to Android by sending messages offering free Netflix Premium for 60 days.
07 April 2021

5 Ways to Transform Your Phishing Defenses Right Now

By transforming how you approach phishing, you can break the phishing kill chain and meaningfully reduce your business risk.
07 April 2021

Attackers Actively Seeking, Exploiting Vulnerable SAP Applications

Analysis of threat activity in mission-critical environments prompts CISA advisory urging SAP customers to apply necessary security patches and updates.
07 April 2021

Facebook: Stolen Data Scraped from Platform in 2019

Facebook: Stolen Data Scraped from Platform in 2019 The flaw that caused the leak of personal data of more than 533 million users over the weekend no longer exists; however, the social media giant still faces an investigation by EU regulators.
07 April 2021

Cartoon Caption Winner: Something Seems Afoul

Cartoon Caption Winner: Something Seems Afoul And the winner of Dark Readings's March cartoon caption contest is ...
07 April 2021

New wormable Android malware poses as Netflix to hijack WhatsApp sessions

Users are lured in with the promise of a free premium subscription.
07 April 2021

Supply‑chain attacks: When trust goes wrong, try hope?

How can organizations tackle the growing menace of attacks that shake trust in software?

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07 April 2021

Data of 553m Facebook users dumped online: how to see if you are impacted

The data is old but that doesn’t mean it still can’t be used.
07 April 2021

Microsoft Teams, Exchange Server, Windows 10 Hacked in Pwn2Own 2021

The 2021 Pwn2Own is among the largest in its history, with 23 separate entries targeting 10 products.
06 April 2021

Security Falls Short in Rapid COVID Cloud Migration

The quick pivot to the cloud for remote support also ushered in risks.
06 April 2021

Crime Service Gives Firms Another Reason to Purge Macros

Recent Trickbot campaigns and at least three common banking Trojans all attempt to infect systems using malicious macros in Microsoft Office documents created using EtterSilent.
06 April 2021

Critical Cloud Bug in VMWare Carbon Black Allows Takeover

Critical Cloud Bug in VMWare Carbon Black Allows Takeover CVE-2021-21982 affects a platform designed to secure private clouds, and the virtual servers and workloads that they contain.
06 April 2021

Chinese Hackers Selling Intimate Stolen Camera Footage

Chinese Hackers Selling Intimate Stolen Camera Footage A massive operation offers access to hacked camera feeds in bedrooms and at hotels.
06 April 2021