Weekend news review: December 1-5

FIN4 group infiltrates email, to game stock market, report says

FIN4 group infiltrates email, to game stock market, report says

FireEye researchers have uncovered a group, dubbed FIN4, that has targeted more than 100 companies to gain insider information. <a style="color: #FFFFFF" href="http://bit.ly/1A1Vdyi" target="_blank">Read more</a>
New POS malware appears to be in beta testing phase

New POS malware appears to be in beta testing phase

Trend Micro analyzed new point-of-sale malware detected as TSPY_POSLOGR.K, which appears to be in a beta testing phase. <a style="color: #FFFFFF" href="http://bit.ly/1ybcoQJ" target="_blank">Read more</a>
Iranian hackers targeting critical infrastructure

Iranian hackers targeting critical infrastructure

Researchers at Cylance have been monitoring a group out of Tehran, called Operation Cleaver, that it believes is gearing up for a massive attack on critical infrastructure. <a style="color: #FFFFFF" href="http://bit.ly/15TgFg7" target="_blank">Read more</a>
SpoofedMe attacks compromise legitimate Nasdaq.com, Spiceworks accounts, among others

SpoofedMe attacks compromise legitimate Nasdaq.com, Spiceworks accounts, among others

IBM researchers discovered a vulnerability in social login identity providers and their relying websites that left legitimate accounts open to attackers' control. <a style="color: #FFFFFF" href="http://bit.ly/1FRAkI1" target="_blank">Read more</a>
Bank and account phishing tops list of U.S. SMS attacks

Bank and account phishing tops list of U.S. SMS attacks

New Cloudmark research shows that bank and account phishing has become the top SMS attack in the U.S. in recent months. <a style="color: #FFFFFF" href="http://bit.ly/12sG9yv" target="_blank">Read more</a>
Sony Pictures breach exposes Deloitte salary info, report reveals

Sony Pictures breach exposes Deloitte salary info, report reveals

Salary information from 2005 on Deloitte employees now appears to be collateral damage in the Sony Pictures hack. <a style="color: #FFFFFF" href="http://bit.ly/1FU8L2J" target="_blank">Read more</a>
Credit cards a top target of phone scams, report says

Credit cards a top target of phone scams, report says

Scams involving reduced interest rates on credit card accounts topped the list of phone scam by volume in the first nine months of 2014. <a style="color: #FFFFFF" href="http://bit.ly/1278nyS" target="_blank">Read more</a>
Seven bulletins in Patch Tuesday preview, three deemed critical

Seven bulletins in Patch Tuesday preview, three deemed critical

Three of the bulletins in the Microsoft Patch Tuesday preview are deemed critical, and four are considered important. <a style="color: #FFFFFF" href="http://bit.ly/1yxETXB" target="_blank">Read more</a>
Study: 58 percent of businesses do not have complete patch management strategy

Study: 58 percent of businesses do not have complete patch management strategy

Most businesses store and process financial data, yet 63 percent do not have a mature way to control and track sensitive data, Trustwave found. <a style="color: #FFFFFF" href="http://bit.ly/1q32Swh" target="_blank">Read more</a>
FBI warns U.S. firms of data-wiping malware following Sony attack

FBI warns U.S. firms of data-wiping malware following Sony attack

The wiper threat sounds similar to attacks targeting organizations in South Korea and the Middle East. <a style="color: #FFFFFF" href="http://bit.ly/1yUhoab" target="_blank">Read more</a>

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