Bradley Barth, Senior Reporter

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Researcher: Microsoft Word feature can be exploited to display videos that mine cryptocurrency

Malicious actors can abuse Microsoft Word's Online Video feature to deliver videos that secretly exhaust their viewers' computer processing power in order to mine cryptocurrencies, according to Israeli cybersecurity firm Votiro.

North Korea's APT37 hacking group expands its reach and ups its game, warns researchers

Reputed North Korean APT group TEMP.Reaper, the alleged culprit behind a zero-day ROKRAT malware campaign leveraging Adobe Flash Player vulnerability CVE-2018-4878, has been expanding its global target list despite remaining largely under the radar, according to a new FireEye research report.

California Department of Fish and Wildlife says insider exposed employee and vendor records

California's Department of Fish and Wildlife has reportedly issued an internal memo warning that a former employee downloaded worker and vendor records to a personal device without authorization, and stored them on an insecure network.

Exclusive: Researchers say Kaspersky web portal exposed users to session hijacking, account takeovers

Security researchers say they discovered several vulnerabilities and security lapses in Kaspersky Lab's my.kaspersky.com web portal earlier this month, adding that the flaws exposed users to potential session hijackings and account takeovers.