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FBI hacks into hundreds of infected US servers (and disinfects them)

Naked Security - 6 hours 28 min ago
Hacking for good! A judge said I could!
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IoT bug report claims “at least 100M devices” may be impacted

Naked Security - Tue, 04/13/2021 - 12:57pm
The programmers among us are learning... but not always quickly enough, it seems. Here's some food for coding thought...
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Apple and Google block official UK COVID-19 app update

Naked Security - Mon, 04/12/2021 - 12:43pm
UK coronavirus app update apparently included "feature creep" that's explicitly prohibited by Apple's and Google's programming rules.
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Naked Security Live – How to spot “government” scammers

Naked Security - Mon, 04/12/2021 - 7:00am
Latest episode - watch now, and please share with your friends and family!
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Pwn2Own 2021: Zoom, Teams, Exchange, Chrome and Edge “fully owned”

Naked Security - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 8:33pm
Two lucky winners scooped $200k for just 30 minutes' work - if you don't count the days, weeks and months of meticulous effort beforehand
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Italian charged with hiring “dark web hitman” to murder his ex-girlfriend

Naked Security - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 10:04am
Fortunately, this suspect wasn't as anonymous as he thought...
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S3 Ep27: Census scammers, beg bounties and data breach fines [Podcast]

Naked Security - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 6:46am
New episode - listen now!
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Too slow! fined for not reporting data breach fast enough

Naked Security - Tue, 04/06/2021 - 6:22pm
It's not just the breach, it's the speed of the breach response...
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Criminals send out fake “census form” reminder – don’t fall for it!

Naked Security - Thu, 04/01/2021 - 7:41pm
Don't fall for fake text messages, no matter how realistic the website looks if you click through.
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S3 Ep26: Apple 0-day, crypto vulnerabilities and PHP backdoor [Podcast]

Naked Security - Thu, 04/01/2021 - 5:31am
Latest episode - listen now!
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PHP web language narrowly avoids dangerous supply chain attack

Naked Security - Tue, 03/30/2021 - 11:30am
The crooks got in and added a backdoor to PHP, but it looks as though it was caught before any harm was done.
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Naked Security Live – Lessons beyond ransomware

Naked Security - Mon, 03/29/2021 - 7:25am
Cybercrime isn't about just one sort of attack, one type of crook, or one method of protection!
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Serious Security: OpenSSL fixes two high-severity crypto bugs

Naked Security - Sun, 03/28/2021 - 11:20am
The bug that broke security when you turned STRICT mode on...
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Apple devices get urgent patch for zero-day exploit – update now!

Naked Security - Sat, 03/27/2021 - 9:17am
Universal Cross Site Scripting bug means all web browsing is potentially at risk. We explain in plain English.
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Alan Turing’s £50 banknote officially unveiled

Naked Security - Fri, 03/26/2021 - 9:05am
If only he'd been treated like this in his ilfetime: the computing pioneer who knew "this is only a foretaste".
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S3 Ep25: Drained accounts, ransomware attacks and Linux badware [Podcast]

Naked Security - Thu, 03/25/2021 - 9:29am
New episode - listen now!
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BlackKingdom ransomware still exploiting insecure Exchange servers

Naked Security - Tue, 03/23/2021 - 7:29pm
Remember Hafnium? Here's the bad news - it's not over yet! Learn why and what to do...
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Naked Security Live – “XcodeSpy” takes aim at Mac and iOS developers

Naked Security - Mon, 03/22/2021 - 1:53pm
New episode - watch now!
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Instagram scams and how to avoid them

Naked Security - Mon, 03/22/2021 - 11:52am
Don't get taken for a sucker on social media! Here are our top tips to protect you from Instagram scams...
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Serious Security: Mac “supply chain” backdoor takes aim at Xcode devs

Naked Security - Fri, 03/19/2021 - 10:16am
Just one tiny line of script in your Xcode project - and you've been pwned!
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