Monday, January 30, 2023

JD Sports Group Hacked – What 10 Million Customers Need To Know

Customers of JD Sports, including group brands Size?, Millets, Blacks, Scotts and MilletSport, have been warned that hackers gained unauthorized access to data during a successful attack.

Skyhawk Security Provides Real Time Cloud Security Reducing Alert Fatigue

Skyhawk Security operates in real time in cloud environemts

The Keys To Effective Identity Security For 2023

The Trends in Security Digital Identities report from the Identity Defined Security Alliance (IDSA) contains useful insights and guidance for implementing more effective identity security.

iOS 16.3 Vs iOS 15.7.3—Here’s Which iPhone Update To Choose

Apple has issued iOS 16.3 along with iOS 15.7.3. Both iPhone updates address major security issues, so which one should you choose?

Russian And Iranian Hackers Targeting Politicians And Journalists

State-linked hackers in Russia and Iran have been targeting politicians, journalists and others in the UK and elsewhere through a 'sophisticated' spear-phishing campaign.

Data Privacy – 5 Best Practices Everyone Should Be Following

More and more of what we do is captured by data, and as companies are trying to exploit all this data, data privacy is an increasingly important topic. Here, we look at the top tips and best practices everyone...

EU Seeks To Avoid Another Cambridge Analytics Scandal With New Rules On Political Ads

The European Parliament is toughening up the rules on political advertising, with the aim of making elections more transparent and less vulnerable to interference.

How Dangerous Are ChatGPT And Natural Language Technology For Cybersecurity?

Generative artificial intelligence and natural language technology is advancing very quickly. Here, we take a look at how these technologies cheese will affect cyber security.

New Report Highlights Concerning Trends For Cyberwarfare

The Armis State of Cyberwarfare and Trends Report: 2022-2023 shares results from a global survey of more than 6,000 security professionals on awareness and preparedness for cyberwarfare, and provides a glimpse at where things are heading in the future.

The Threat Of “Default” Tech

The lack of preparedness by organizations to create response plans has made endpoint devices and users the first point of attack and compromise for most cyberattacks.

Three Venture Opportunities Stand Out In Cybersecurity For Web3

Traditional cybersecurity concepts are being rocked by web3. What are some opportunities investors can look for in the web3 cyber space?

Apple iOS 16.3 is Available Now With Brilliant New iPhone Features

Apple’s iOS 16.3 update comes with important security fixes and a couple of brilliant new features.

iOS 16.3—Apple Just Gave iPhone Users 13 Reasons To Update Now

Apple has issued iOS 16.3 along with 13 reasons to update your iPhone now.

A Murderer Targeted Pregnant Moms In A Private Facebook Group, Feds Say. Its Moderators Claim No One Told Them.

An alleged killer joined a Facebook group for passing on kids’ items to find pregnant mothers and possibly kidnap them, according to a search warrant. Some moms in the group say neither the FBI or Meta informed them that...

No, PayPal Hasn’t Been Hacked: Yet Almost 35,000 Accounts Were Breached

Hackers ‘brute-slammed’ PayPal accounts over three days to gain customer data access.

GitHub says hackers cloned code-signing certificates in breached repository

Enlarge GitHub said unknown intruders gained unauthorized access to some of its code repositories and stole code-signing certificates for two of its desktop applications: Desktop and Atom. Code-signing certificates place...
Security Affairs

QNAP addresses a critical flaw impacting its NAS devices

Taiwanese vendor QNAP is warning customers to install QTS and QuTS firmware updates to address a critical flaw impacting its NAS devices. QNAP released QTS and QuTS firmware updates to address a critical vulnerability, tracked as CVE-2022-27596 (CVSS v3 score: 9.8), that...
The Register

Chromebook SH1MMER exploit promises admin jailbreak

Schools' laptops are out if this one gets around, but beware bricking Users of enterprise-managed Chromebooks now, for better or worse, have a way to break the shackles of administrative control through an exploit called SHI1MMER.…

MusicLM: Google AI generates music in various genres at 24 kHz

Enlarge / An AI-generated image of an exploding ball of music. (credit: Ars Technica) On Thursday, researchers from Google announced a new generative AI model called MusicLM that can create...

Russia's Sandworm APT Launches Swarm of Wiper Attacks in Ukraine

The incidents are the latest indication of the growing popularity of dangerous disk wipers, created to disrupt and degrade critical infrastructure and other organizations.