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Nearly 90 percent of Android devices vulnerable to endless reboot bug

Nearly 90 percent of Android devices vulnerable to endless reboot bug

The vulnerability can be exploited by either by a malicious app installed on the affected device, or by luring a user to a specially crafted website.

VPN gone bad: APT actors enlist Chinese 'Terracotta' provider to hide criminal activity

VPN gone bad: APT actors enlist Chinese 'Terracotta' provider to hide criminal activity

APT actors are using a China-based VPN provider to hide their digital tracks and mask their identities.

Zero-day exploit hits fully patched Macs

Zero-day exploit hits fully patched Macs

OS X 10.10 has a vulnerability that allows hackers to install malware without system passwords

Harman Kardon claims only Chrysler vehicles may have vulnerable system

Harman Kardon claims only Chrysler vehicles may have vulnerable system

Harman Kardon said it has told the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and other car makers that it believes only Chrysler vehicles have potentially vulnerable infotainment systems.

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Businesses threatened with DDoS extortion attack

The Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) issued an alert about extortion campaigns that threaten businesses with a distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack unless a ransom is paid.

New Windows 10 phishing scam spotted, complete with faked antivirus scan message

Cisco detailed a new phishing campaign that's disguised as email recipients' complementary Windows 10 upgrade.

New Facebook security tool released to help users protect accounts

Facebook launched its "Security Checkup" tool to acquaint users with its security features.

Oklahoma restaurant hit with POS breach, possibly from outside country

Salita's Mexican Restaurant in Durant, Okla., experienced a POS breach that may have originated from outside the country.

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DATA BREACH BLOG

PagerDuty requires password change for all customers following breach

PagerDuty detected an unauthorized intrusion by an attacker who gained access to customer information.

Four McLean Hospital backup data tapes go missing, thousands affected

The personal information was on four unencrypted backup data tapes related to the Harvard Brain Tissue Resource Center.

Hundreds of Massachusetts General Hospital patients notified of data incident

A Massachusetts General Hospital employee inadvertently sent an email containing personal information on 648 patients to the wrong email address.

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