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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.

Google car software attains 'driver' status

Google car software attains 'driver' status

The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration may not have gone so far as to call the software controliong the Google car human, but the agency did allow it can be viewed as the driver.

Utah anti-doxing bill would impose six-month jail term

Utah anti-doxing bill would impose six-month jail term

A proposed bill in front of Utah lawmakers would make doxing a crime that carries a six-month prison sentence to it, but may run afoul free speech laws.

Adobe issues 32 fixes for February's Patch Tuesday

Adobe issues 32 fixes for February's Patch Tuesday

Adobe's February 2016 Patch Tuesday includes 32 fixes for various versions of Photoshop and Bridge, Flash Player, Experience Manager and Connect—many of which secure critical vulnerabilities.

Rip-off artists use Southwest Airlines in Facebook scam

Rip-off artists use Southwest Airlines in Facebook scam

Facebook users' news feeds are lighting up with a new scam, this one centered on Southwest Airlines supposedly giving away hundreds of free tickets and $5,000 in cash.

AlienSpy returns as cross-platform backdoor

The AlienSpy remote access Trojan has evolved into a cross-platform backdoor that affects Windows, Linux, Mac OS X and Android operating systems.

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