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United Nations hit by major phishing attack

United Nations hit by major phishing attack

2 days ago   |   TechRadar

The United Nations has been hit by a targeted cyberattack that uses one of the world's most notorious malware strains. Criminals used the Emotet malware in order to launch a...
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Microsoft rolls out Windows 10 security fix after NSA warning

3 days ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

US agency revealed flaw that could be exploited by hackers to create malicious software Microsoft is rolling out a security fix to Windows 10 after the US National Security...
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Phones from US government came packed with Chinese malware

Phones from US government came packed with Chinese malware

7 days ago   |   TechRadar

Smartphones provided to low-income families through a US government scheme come preloaded with Chinese malware according to new research from Malwarebytes. The security firm...
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ICO Blasts “Systematic Failures” at Curry's, Dixons Owner After Malware Found in PoS Terminals

7 days ago   |   Computer Business Review

The Information Commissioner's Office has fined DSG Retail Limited £500,000, the maximum financial amount possible, after its point of sale system was compromised in a...
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US government-funded Android phones allegedly come with Chinese malware preinstalled - CNET

7 days ago   |   CNET   |   2 articles

The malware may also be a pain to remove.
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US Government-funded Android phones come preinstalled with unremovable malware

US Government-funded Android phones come preinstalled with unremovable malware

8 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge An Android phone subsidized by the US government for low-income users comes preinstalled with malware that can't be removed without making the device cease to work...
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Iran courted US security expert for years, seeking industrial hacking training

Iran courted US security expert for years, seeking industrial hacking training

10 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge Iran has over the past decade built up its own organic hacking and cyberwarfare capabilities. But the groups associated with orchestrating Iran's various cyberwarfare...
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Iran's revenge for death of Qassam Soleimani is set to include large-scale cyber attacks

Iran's revenge for death of Qassam Soleimani is set to include large-scale cyber attacks

13 days ago   |   Metro

Iran has vowed revenge for the death of Qassam Soleimani Iran's retaliation for the US airstrike which killed its top general is likely to include cyberattacks, experts have...
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Top US Security Official: “Brush Up” on Hostile Online Iranian Tactics

Top US Security Official: “Brush Up” on Hostile Online Iranian Tactics

14 days ago   |   Computer Business Review

The US Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency has warned businesses and public organisations to “brush up on Iranian TTPs” and pay close attention to the...
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Microsoft takes down 50 North Korean hacking sites

Microsoft takes down 50 North Korean hacking sites

17 days ago   |   TechRadar

Microsoft has successfully launched a court action to take control of fifty domains used for spear phishing attacks. These attacks apparently came from a hacking group...
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