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Content tagged with Authentication posted in February 2016
Security Lessons From My Doctor
Commentary  |  2/25/2016  | 
Why its hard to change risky habits like weak passwords and heavy smoking, even when advice is clear.
Anatomy Of An Account Takeover Attack
Commentary  |  2/23/2016  | 
How organized crime rings are amassing bot armies for password-cracking attacks on personal accounts in retail, financial, gaming, and other consumer-facing services.
FAQ: Heres What You Need To Know About The Apple, FBI Dispute
News  |  2/23/2016  | 
The case marks a watershed moment in the debate over national security interests and privacy rights.
Today's New Payment Card Security In A Nutshell
Commentary  |  2/17/2016  | 
Businesses taking their time rolling out EMV card-compatible terminals are putting their data security and financial well-being at risk.
Name That Toon: Dark Reading Caption Contest
Commentary  |  2/13/2016  | 
Take part in our brand new cartoon caption contest. Join the fun and maybe you'll win a prize.
5 Reveals About Today's Attack M.O.s From Skype Spying Malware
News  |  2/11/2016  | 
T9000 backdoor is built with many of today's cybercriminal tricks up its sleeves.
Over 100,000 E-File PINs Fraudulently Accessed In Automated Attack On IRS App
News  |  2/10/2016  | 
Personal data stolen from other sources was used in attack agency says
Heres How To Protect Against A Ransomware Attack
News  |  2/4/2016  | 
Recovering data encrypted by a ransomware attack is next to impossible, so prevention offers the better approach.


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I Smell a RAT! New Cybersecurity Threats for the Crypto Industry
David Trepp, Partner, IT Assurance with accounting and advisory firm BPM LLP,  7/9/2021
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Attacks on Kaseya Servers Led to Ransomware in Less Than 2 Hours
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer,  7/7/2021
Commentary
It's in the Game (but It Shouldn't Be)
Tal Memran, Cybersecurity Expert, CYE,  7/9/2021
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CVE-2022-4271
PUBLISHED: 2022-12-02
Cross-site Scripting (XSS) - Reflected in GitHub repository osticket/osticket prior to 1.16.4.
CVE-2022-43272
PUBLISHED: 2022-12-02
DCMTK v3.6.7 was discovered to contain a memory leak via the T_ASC_Association object.
CVE-2022-45480
PUBLISHED: 2022-12-02
PC Keyboard WiFi & Bluetooth allows an attacker (in a man-in-the-middle position between the server and a connected device) to see all data (including keypresses) in cleartext. CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N
CVE-2022-45482
PUBLISHED: 2022-12-02
Lazy Mouse server enforces weak password requirements and doesn't implement rate limiting, allowing remote unauthenticated users to easily and quickly brute force the PIN and execute arbitrary commands. CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
CVE-2022-45483
PUBLISHED: 2022-12-02
Lazy Mouse allows an attacker (in a man in the middle position between the server and a connected device) to see all data (including keypresses) in cleartext. CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N