Wednesday, December 11, 2019
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How to stop spam calls right now

Spam calls drive us all crazy. Here are four ways to stop robocalls and other unsolicited phone calls.
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Analysts find connection between North Korean military and crimeware organization TrickBot

Researchers with SentinelLabs say they have found one of "the first known links between cybercrime groups and nation-state actors."
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63% of organizations face security breaches due to hardware vulnerabilities

While hardware-level attacks are high, only 59% of companies have implemented a hardware security strategy, Dell and Forrester found.
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Your open source gift giving guide for 2019

'Tis the season for open source gifts. But what to buy? Jack Wallen has a few ideas that are sure to put a smile on the faces of the open source lovers in your life.
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How to use the Firefox Lockwise password manager

Mozilla has evolved its Lockbox password tool into a more standard password manager. Find out if Firefox Lockwise is right for you.
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Mac Deploy Stick 2.0: Benefits of the free MDM for macOS

MDS 2.0 helps admins modernize their workflow and deploy Apple hardware and software. Also, this Mac deployment utility is free.
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How to protect your organization against the Snatch ransomware threat

Discovered and analyzed by security provider Sophos, Snatch attempts to bypass traditional security software by rebooting your PC into Safe Mode.
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Want to attain and retain customers? Adopt data privacy policies

Customers won't buy services or products from companies if they don't trust how their data will be used, Cisco found.
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Network attacks increased in third quarter, WatchGuard says

One network attack targeted the same vulnerability exploited in the Equifax data breach from September 2017, according to a new report.
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Intel expert divulges security trends

Intel's Amit Elazari Bar On discussed IoT security, ethical hackers, bug bounties, and more.
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Analysts worry about tech security threats ahead of 2020 elections

Security experts say most voting machines are safe and secure, but disinformation campaigns on platforms like Facebook and Twitter need to be addressed.
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TeamViewer unveils new patch management system

The new tool will provide IT departments with system-wide visibility of all the patches needed.
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How to use iCloud Keychain to manage passwords on your iPhone or iPad

Learn how iCloud Keychain can help you keep track of your app and website passwords.
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How to protect computers that store biometric data from malware

More than a third of systems that handle biometric data were hit by at least one malware infection in the third quarter of 2019, according to a new Kaspersky report.
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The 10 most important cyberattacks of the decade

After a number of devastating breaches and hacks, the sheer size of data lost is no longer the only indicator of severity.
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Pensacola confirms ransomware attack

Pensacola officials confirmed that an ongoing cyberattack that began early Saturday morning is a ransomware attack. While the city did not release any additional details, the Pensacola News Journal said city spokeswoman Kaycee Lagarde confirmed the attack included a ransom, something that...

Trickbot Operators Now Selling Attack Tools to APT Actors

North Korea's Lazarus Group - of Sony breach and WannaCry fame - is among the first customers.
Brian Krebs

The Great $50M African IP Address Heist

A top executive at the nonprofit entity responsible for doling out chunks of Internet addresses to businesses and other organizations in Africa has resigned his post following accusations that he secretly operated several companies which sold tens of millions...

Intel Issues Fix for ‘Plundervolt’ SGX Flaw

Researchers were able to extract AES encryption key using SGX's voltage-tuning function.
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How to stop spam calls right now

Spam calls drive us all crazy. Here are four ways to stop robocalls and other unsolicited phone calls.