Tuesday, May 21, 2019
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Getting my personal data out of facebook – I left Facebook, and all I got was this lousy legalese.

In January 2019, I closed my Facebook account because it was no longer of any professional use to me. As a European citizen, the GDPR directive gives me the right to request the data Facebook has about...

Google is using Your Gmail Account to Track Your Purchases

submitted by /u/iamthiswhatis12

Building a Basic Honeypot

submitted by /u/skeeto

Reverse Shell Cheatsheet

submitted by /u/mycall

South Korea will ditch Microsoft Windows for Linux

submitted by /u/wewewawa

Reverse Engineering the iClicker Base Station

submitted by /u/ammar2

Give a man a fish, and he will eat for a day.

Teach a man to phish and he’ll be stealing y’all bank account passwords. submitted by /u/_n3Rd_

HawkEye Attack Wave Sends Stolen Data to Another Keylogger Provider

A recent attack wave involving HawkEye malware sends data stolen from its victims to another keylogger provider’s website. On 21 May, My Online Security came across a new sample of HawkEye. The actual delivery mechanism itself wasn’t unique compared...

Washington Issues Temporary License to Huawei

Washington Issues Temporary License to Huawei The US government has issued a temporary license to Huawei and its affiliates, allowing American companies to supply the telecoms and handset giant until August. Despite reports emerging over the weekend of various chipmakers...

GDPR: The Best Strategy For International Businesses

The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was created with the aim of homogenising data privacy laws across the EU. GDPR also applies to organisations outside the EU, if they monitor EU data subjects, or offer goods and services...
IBM Security

How Cyber-Secure Are Business Travelers? New Report Says Not Very

I travel frequently for business — to industry conferences such as RSA Conference and Black Hat and meeting with clients. Whenever I travel, I bring my work laptop, my personal cellphone enabled with work email and calendar, and, of...

Haas F1 team leans on service providers as security force multipliers

If today’s cars are smartphones on wheels, then race cars are supercomputers with engines attached. As the fastest racing sport in the world, Formula One cars come laden with over 100 sensors measuring every aspect of a car’s internal...