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Researcher claims ambient light sensors could leak data

Researcher claims ambient light sensors could leak data

Researcher Lukasz Olejnik claims Ambient Light Sensors in personal devices could be used to track users and even measure the size of their homes.

Millions of IoT devices enlisted into DDoS bots with Bashlite malware

Millions of IoT devices enlisted into DDoS bots with Bashlite malware

A family of malware targeting Internet of Things (IoT) devices to create distributed denial of service (DDoS) botnets has been detected.

Jerry's Artarama hit with hack

Jerry's Artarama hit with hack

A letter has gone out to customers of Jerry's Artarama advising that its online portal "may have been attacked" by a hacker and customer information "may have been compromised."

Rental car or loaner flash drive? FTC warns rental cars store user data

Rental car or loaner flash drive? FTC warns rental cars store user data

The Federal Trade Commission warned consumers to be careful when using the infotainment systems of rental cars.

Comey calls for more FBI involvement in private sector cyberattacks

Comey calls for more FBI involvement in private sector cyberattacks

FBI Director James Comey reached out to businesses asking for his agency to be included in their cybersecurity plans and broached the lightning rod topic of encryption during a speech at the 2016 Symantec Government Symposium.

Adobe issued hotfix for critical information disclosure vulnerability in ColdFusion

Adobe issued hotfix for critical information disclosure vulnerability in ColdFusion

Adobe today has released security hotfixes for a critical information disclosure vulnerability that exists in ColdFusion versions 10 and 11, across all platforms.

OSX/Keydnap distributed through Transmission app, M.O. similar to KeRanger

OSX/Keydnap distributed through Transmission app, M.O. similar to KeRanger

As with KeRanger, a malicious block of code added to the Transmission app's main function is used to spread Keydnap.

Details leaked on 71K Minecraft World Map users

Details leaked on 71K Minecraft World Map users

Troy Hunt, an Australian researcher, tweeted out a warning of a dump of some 71,000 user accounts leaked from MinecraftWorldMap.com.

Researcher finds stored XSS flaw in several D-Link NAS devices

Researcher finds stored XSS flaw in several D-Link NAS devices

Seven D-Link network attached storage (NAS) devices are vulnerable to an XSS defect that can be exploited without the user downloading malware or clicking on a malicious link, a researcher found.

Fiat Chrysler locks down on DealerCONNECT security after car theft

Fiat Chrysler locks down on DealerCONNECT security after car theft

FCA upgraded its DealerCONNECT terms of use to threaten civil or criminal action to anyone who provides unauthorized third parties access to software.

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