Tuesday, March 19, 2019
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You should pick your Android security app wisely, test shows

It’s prudent to get a security solution for your device, but a test by AV-Comparatives shows why you need to choose judiciously The post You should pick your Android security app wisely, test shows appeared first...
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I didn’t see what you did, redux

Cyberblackmail/sextortion again raises its not-so-pretty little head The post I didn’t see what you did, redux appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
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Week in security with Tony Anscombe

Asian game developers again targeted in supply-chain attacks distributing malware. Facebook suffer most severe outage ever. Plus, over 2 billion records exposed by email marketing firm The post Week in security with Tony Anscombe appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
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Facebook suffer most severe outage ever

Facebook owned Instagram and WhatsApp also affected by unexplained interruption The post Facebook suffer most severe outage ever appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
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Over 2 billion records exposed by email marketing firm

The repository of email addresses and other records would offer a gold mine of data for scammers The post Over 2 billion records exposed by email marketing firm appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
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Gaming industry still in the scope of attackers in Asia

Asian game developers again targeted in supply-chain attacks distributing malware in legitimately signed software The post Gaming industry still in the scope of attackers in Asia appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
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Flaws in smart car alarms exposed 3 million cars to hijack

The vulnerabilities, which resided in associated smartphone apps, were both easy to find and easy to fix The post Flaws in smart car alarms exposed 3 million cars to hijack appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
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RSA conference, USA 2019: Keynotes and key words

A bright tomorrow of technical delight, or a dismal future of digital dysfunction? The post RSA conference, USA 2019: Keynotes and key words appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
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RSA 2019: Protecting your privacy in a NIST and GDPR world

Protecting your privacy is no longer just an option but a legal requirement in many parts of the world The post RSA 2019: Protecting your privacy in a NIST and GDPR world appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
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Week in security with Tony Anscombe

The need for better balance on International Women's Day 2019. The Anti-Phishing Working Group offers a mixed bag of findings about the phishing landscape in 2018. Plus people should waste no time in updating Chrome to the browser's latest...
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International Women’s Day 2019: How can we be better allies?

Every year on March 8, we celebrate International Women's Day to honor the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. But we also acknowledge that there is still a long way to go before we’ve truly reached gender...
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Latest Chrome update plugs a zero-day hole

Users should waste no time in updating to the browser’s latest version The post Latest Chrome update plugs a zero-day hole appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
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RSA – IoT security meets SMB

Some tips that businesses can do to get better at it without breaking the bank The post RSA – IoT security meets SMB appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
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Payment processors remain phishers’ favorites

The latest report from the Anti-Phishing Working Group offers a mixed bag of findings about the phishing landscape in 2018 The post Payment processors remain phishers’ favorites appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
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Teen earns US$1 million in bug bounties

A ‘white hat’ from Argentina has come a long way since winning his first reward of US$50 in 2016 The post Teen earns US$1 million in bug bounties appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
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Norwegian aluminum producer Norsk Hydro hit by an unspecified cyberattack

Norwegian aluminum producer Norsk Hydro was hit by a cyber attack which began Monday evening and escalated into the night. The Norwegian National Security Authority (NSM) declined to comment on what type of attack it was but said the extent...
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Glitch exposes Sprint customer data to other users

A bug has allowed some Sprint customers to see the personal data of other customers from their online accounts. The information visible includes names, cell phone numbers as well as calls made by other users and, and a Tech Crunch report cited...

6 Ways Mature DevOps Teams Are Killing It in Security

New survey shows where "elite" DevOps organizations are better able to incorporate security into application security.
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Ransomware drops the Lillehammer on Norsk Hydro: Aluminium giant forced into manual mode after systems scrambled

Norway the power and metals wrangler could have seen this one coming Norwegian power and metals giant Norsk Hydro is battling an extensive ransomware infection on its computers.…

Old Tech Spills Digital Dirt on Past Owners

Researcher buys old computers, flash drives, phones and hard drives and finds only two properly wiped devices out of 85 examined.