Robert Abel

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Two Cryptomix variants spotted in under a week

MalwareHunterTeam researchers discovered a second variant this week of the CryptoMix ransomware appending the .0000 extension to encrypted files.

Misconfigured Amazon S3 server leaks Australian Broadcasting Corporation

As misconfigured Amazon servers continue to leak sensitive data, Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) is the latest culprit of administrators not properly securing their cloud servers.

Manhattan DA speaks on burden of hiring hackers to beat smartphone encryption

Cy Vance spoke on the lack of federal legislation to force tech giants to make exceptions in smartphone encryption for when judicial warrants are issued.

Cisco: Critical vulnerability in 12 types of Voice OS-based products

Cisco is warning users of a critical flaw in its Voice-OS which could allow an unauthenticated, remote hacker to gain elevated access to 12 types of its products.

Beware Catphishing attacks targeting the hearts of security pros

Malwarebytes researchers are warning IT workers seeking love online to beware "CatPhishing" scams which can leave entire companies devastated.