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Ransomware Attack Caused Power Outages in the Biggest South African City

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Yesterday, some residents of Johannesburg, the largest city in South Africa, were left without electricity after the city’s power company got attacked by a ransomware...
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Russia targeted all 50 states, according to Senate Intelligence Committee Report

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Election systems in 50 states were targeted by Russian government-backed hackers, according to a report released Thursday by the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee. The report,...
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Slack Resets Passwords For Lazy Users Who Hadn’t Changed It Since 2015 Breach

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If you use Slack, a popular cloud-based team collaboration server, and recently received an email from the company about a security incident, don’t panic and...
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A New Backdoor Implant Spies On Linux Desktop Users

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Security researchers have discovered a rare piece of Linux spyware that’s currently fully undetected across all major antivirus security software products, and includes rarely seen...
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Marriott Faces $123 Million GDPR Fine Over Starwood Data Breach

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After fining British Airways with a record fine of £183 million earlier this week, the UK’s data privacy regulator is now planning to slap world’s...
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Watch Out! Microsoft Spotted Spike in Astaroth Fileless Malware Attacks

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Security researchers at Microsoft have released details of a new widespread campaign distributing an infamous piece of fileless malware that was primarily being found targeting...
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Ubuntu-Maker Canonical’s GitHub Account Gets Hacked

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An unknown hacker yesterday successfully managed to hack into the official GitHub account of Canonical, the company behind the Ubuntu Linux project and created 11...
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DDoS Attacker Who Ruined Gamers’ Christmas Gets 27 Months in Prison

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A 23-year-old hacker from Utah who launched a series of DDoS attacks against multiple online services, websites, and online gaming companies between December 2013 and...
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Two Florida Cities Paid $1.1 Million to Ransomware Hackers This Month

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In the last two weeks, Florida has paid more than $1.1 million in bitcoin to cybercriminals to recover encrypted files from two separate ransomware attacks—one...
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Firefox 67.0.4 Released — Mozilla Patches Second 0-Day Flaw This Week

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Okay, folks, it’s time to update your Firefox web browser once again—yes, for the second time this week. After patching a critical actively-exploited vulnerability in...
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Tor Browser 8.5.2 Released — Update to Fix Critical Firefox Vulnerability

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Following the latest critical update for Firefox, the Tor Project today released an updated version of its anonymity and privacy browser to patch the same...
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5 Keys to Improve Your Cybersecurity

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Cybersecurity isn’t easy. If there was a product or service you could buy that would just magically solve all of your cybersecurity problems, everyone would...