Tuesday, June 13, 2017

"You're not safe offline: Router LED lights can steal your data" via Charlie Osborne

"You're not safe offline: Router LED lights can steal your data" via Charlie Osborne | #cybersecurity #infosec #tech http://www.zdnet.com/article/youre-not-safe-offline-router-led-lights-can-steal-your-data/#ftag=RSSbaffb68

"Microsoft warns of 'destructive cyberattacks,' issues new Windows XP patches" via Ed Bott

"Microsoft warns of 'destructive cyberattacks,' issues new Windows XP patches" via Ed Bott |  #Microsoft #WindowsXP #Cybersecurity #tech http://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-warns-of-destructive-cyberattacks-issues-new-windows-xp-patches/#ftag=RSSbaffb68

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

"Firms stockpiling Bitcoins ready to pay off ransomware crooks" | Lisa Vaas | Naked Security

"Firms stockpiling Bitcoins ready to pay off ransomware crooks" | Lisa Vaas  https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2017/06/07/firms-stockpiling-bitcoins-ready-to-pay-off-ransomware-crooks/amp/  #bitcoin #ransomware #tech

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

"Slack, Telegram, Other Chat Apps Being Used as Malware Control Channels" via Kelly Sheridan | DarkReading

"Slack, Telegram, Other Chat Apps Being Used as Malware Control Channels" via Kelly Sheridan | DarkReading  #cybersecurity #malware #tech  https://www.darkreading.com/endpoint/slack-telegram-other-chat-apps-being-used-as-malware-control-channels/d/d-id/1329063

Friday, March 17, 2017

"Intel launched its first Bug Bounty program targeted at Intel Products"

"Intel launched its first Bug Bounty program targeted at Intel Products" https://security-center.intel.com/BugBountyProgram.aspx #CyberSecurity #Intel #BugBounty #tech

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Apple responds to WikiLeaks

Apple responds to WikiLeaks:
“Apple is deeply committed to safeguarding our customers’ privacy and security. The technology built into today’s iPhone represents the best data security available to consumers, and we’re constantly working to keep it that way. Our products and software are designed to quickly get security updates into the hands of our customers, with nearly 80 percent of users running the latest version of our operating system. While our initial analysis indicates that many of the issues leaked today were already patched in the latest iOS, we will continue work to rapidly address any identified vulnerabilities. We always urge customers to download the latest iOS to make sure they have the most recent security updates,” an Apple spokesperson said in a statement to TechCrunch.

This resource and more detail can be found at the following url thanks to Kate Conger at TechCrunch:
https://techcrunch.com/2017/03/07/apple-says-most-vulnerabilities-in-wikileaks-docs-are-already-patched/

#Apple #cybersecurity #tech

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

"Apple to iPhone owners: We're working fast to block CIA's iOS hacks" | Steve Ranger | ZDNet

"Apple to iPhone owners: We're working fast to block CIA's iOS hacks" via Steve Ranger | ZDNet:
"Apple says it will "rapidly address" the vulnerabilities in iOS apparently used by the CIA to control and siphon off data from iPhones and iPads."
http://www.zdnet.com/article/apple-to-iphone-owners-were-working-fast-to-block-cias-ios-hacks/ #cybersecurity #apple #tech

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Mozilla Firefox 51 Security Update Is Out, Patch ASAP

✱ Patch Mozilla Firefox to 51 ASAP | "Mozilla Foundation Security Advisory 2017-01" https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2017-01/