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Google Adds New Kernel-Level Protections For Android
Last Message: 7/31/2016
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Russia Likely Behind DNC Breach, Says FBI
Last Message: 7/31/2016
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New Ranscam Ransomware Lowers The Bar But Raises The Stakes
Last Message: 7/30/2016
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How to Roll Your Own Threat Intelligence Team
Last Message: 7/29/2016
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Russia Rejects DNC Breach Allegations As 'Old Trick'
Last Message: 7/29/2016
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Legal Sector's Threat Intel-Sharing Group Grows
Last Message: 7/28/2016
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Ex-Citibank Worker Jailed For Sabotage Of Network
Last Message: 7/28/2016
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Obama Issues Federal Government Policy For Cyberattack Response
Last Message: 7/27/2016
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In Security, Know That You Know Nothing
Last Message: 7/27/2016
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Asia Mulls Europol-Style Agency To Fight Cybercrime
Last Message: 7/26/2016
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Edward Snowden Designs Anti-Spying Smartphone Device
Last Message: 7/26/2016
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Report Finds Healthcare Most Targeted By Ransomware
Last Message: 7/26/2016
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Meet The Teams In DARPA's All-Machine Hacking Tournament
Last Message: 7/25/2016
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Ransomware Victims Rarely Pay The Full Ransom Price
Last Message: 7/21/2016
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Beyond Data: Why CISOs Must Pay Attention To Physical Security
Last Message: 7/20/2016
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Remote Systems Admin Software Rigged With Lurk Trojan
Last Message: 7/20/2016
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The Blind Spot Between The Cloud & The Data Center
Last Message: 7/19/2016
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Context-Rich And Context-Aware Cybersecurity
Last Message: 7/18/2016
 |  Comments: 1
vBulletin.com Hacked, Customer Data Stolen
Last Message: 7/18/2016
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Staying Cyber Safe At The Olympics
Last Message: 7/18/2016
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What SMBs Need To Know About Security But Are Afraid To Ask
Last Message: 7/17/2016
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Purple Teaming: Red & Blue Living Together, Mass Hysteria
Last Message: 7/14/2016
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Ripping Away The Mobile Security Blanket
Last Message: 7/14/2016
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What I Expect to See At Black Hat 2016: 5 Themes
Last Message: 7/13/2016
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Why Aren't There More Women In IT Security?
Last Message: 7/13/2016
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EUs General Data Protection Regulation Is Law: Now What?
Last Message: 7/13/2016
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ICS Mess: US Industrial Systems The Most Exposed
Last Message: 7/13/2016
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EU Approves Revised Pact For Data Transfer With US
Last Message: 7/11/2016
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Hacking A Penetration Tester
Last Message: 7/11/2016
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8 Ways Ethically Compromised Employees Compromise Security
Last Message: 7/11/2016
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How Not To Write A Pen Test RFP
Last Message: 7/8/2016
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A Holistic Approach to Cybersecurity Wellness: 3 Strategies
Last Message: 7/7/2016
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Recalibrating Cybersecurity Spending Projections
Last Message: 7/7/2016
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The Attribution Question: Does It Matter Who Attacked You?
Last Message: 7/7/2016
 |  Comments: 3
One iPhone In Every Large Company Infected With Malware
Last Message: 7/6/2016
 |  Comments: 3
5 Tips For Staying Cyber-Secure On Your Summer Vacation
Last Message: 7/6/2016
 |  Comments: 3
6 Ways to Keep Android Phones Safe
Last Message: 7/5/2016
 |  Comments: 3
The Clinton Email Kerfuffle & Shadow IT
Last Message: 7/5/2016
 |  Comments: 9
Hacker From Oklahoma Pleads Guilty In DDoS Attack Case
Last Message: 7/4/2016
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Passwords To Be Phased Out By 2025, Say InfoSec Pros
Last Message: 7/1/2016
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Over 25,000 IoT CCTV Cameras Used In DDoS Attack
Last Message: 7/1/2016
 |  Comments: 6
6 Recent Real-Life Cyber Extortion Scams
Last Message: 7/1/2016
 |  Comments: 3


13 Russians Indicted for Massive Operation to Sway US Election
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Dark Reading,  2/16/2018
Facebook Aims to Make Security More Social
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Dark Reading,  2/20/2018
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CVE-2017-0290
Published: 2017-05-09
NScript in mpengine in Microsoft Malware Protection Engine with Engine Version before 1.1.13704.0, as used in Windows Defender and other products, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (type confusion and application crash) via crafted JavaScript code within ...

CVE-2016-10369
Published: 2017-05-08
unixsocket.c in lxterminal through 0.3.0 insecurely uses /tmp for a socket file, allowing a local user to cause a denial of service (preventing terminal launch), or possibly have other impact (bypassing terminal access control).

CVE-2016-8202
Published: 2017-05-08
A privilege escalation vulnerability in Brocade Fibre Channel SAN products running Brocade Fabric OS (FOS) releases earlier than v7.4.1d and v8.0.1b could allow an authenticated attacker to elevate the privileges of user accounts accessing the system via command line interface. With affected version...

CVE-2016-8209
Published: 2017-05-08
Improper checks for unusual or exceptional conditions in Brocade NetIron 05.8.00 and later releases up to and including 06.1.00, when the Management Module is continuously scanned on port 22, may allow attackers to cause a denial of service (crash and reload) of the management module.

CVE-2017-0890
Published: 2017-05-08
Nextcloud Server before 11.0.3 is vulnerable to an inadequate escaping leading to a XSS vulnerability in the search module. To be exploitable a user has to write or paste malicious content into the search dialogue.