News Bytes

'Crackas with Attitude' suspect arrested in U.K.

'Crackas with Attitude' suspect arrested in U.K.

The teen suspected of leaking the information of several U.S. government officials was arrested in the U.K.

Android malware masquerades as AliPay app

Android malware masquerades as AliPay app

An Android malware is masquerading as a security feature for AliPay, a Chinese PayPal-like online payment app.

New Windows flaws allow the removal of 2FA

New Windows flaws allow the removal of 2FA

Following in the wake of Patch Tuesday, three additional flaws with Microsoft products have been revealed, two of which could remove the two-factor authentication (2FA) protocol from any Windows products.

Mozilla fixes critical vulnerabilities in Firefox browser and Extended Support Release

Mozilla fixes critical vulnerabilities in Firefox browser and Extended Support Release

Mozilla yesterday issued security advisories announcing key updates to its Firefox browser and the Firefox Extended Support Release, both of which fixed vulnerabilities that the open-source developer labeled as critical.

Phony CloudFlare DDoS page redirects victims to Nuclear EK

Phony CloudFlare DDoS page redirects victims to Nuclear EK

Threat actors are using a fake CloudFlare DDoS check page to redirect victims to a nuclear EK.

Alumni, deceased students among 1,100 affected in Montana school breach

Alumni, deceased students among 1,100 affected in Montana school breach

Of the more than 1,100 students affected by a breach at a Montana high school nearly 200 are alumni and at least two are deceased.

Phishing scam nets PII from 730 Brightview employees

Phishing scam nets PII from 730 Brightview employees

The Rockville, Md.- based landscape services firm Brightview, formerly called The Brickman Group, said an employee fell for a phishing scam and sent the personal information of about 700 workers to an unknown party.

New, improved DMA Locker ransomware patches decryption flaw

New, improved DMA Locker ransomware patches decryption flaw

The creators of the DMA Locker ransomware released an updated version that now includes several improvements.

Wendy's finds malware at some locations

Wendy's finds malware at some locations

Wendy's found malware on the systems at some restaurants under investigation after unusual activity was reported on customers' payment card accounts.

Google issues Chrome update to fix Windows, Mac, and Linux bugs

Google issues Chrome update to fix Windows, Mac, and Linux bugs

Google issued a Chrome update to address Windows, Mac, and Linux vulnerabilities that would allow attackers to take control of affected systems.

Sign up to our newsletters

TOP COMMENTS