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Phishing emails target a bank's users with malware - and make their landing page look more legitimate with fake Google reCAPTCHAs.
Posted: February 22, 2019, 9:29 pm
There was a shocking turn of events in crypto-world.
Posted: February 22, 2019, 9:23 pm
Threatpost talks to HackerOne CEO Marten Mickos on the EU's funding of open source bug bounty programs, how a company can start a program, and the next generation of bounty hunters.
Posted: February 22, 2019, 6:53 pm
U.S. and subcontinent consumers were the most affected by this week's exposure revelations.
Posted: February 22, 2019, 6:32 pm
From password manager vulnerabilities to 19-year-old flaws, the Threatpost team broke down this week's biggest news stories.
Posted: February 22, 2019, 5:21 pm
Weigh in on password managers with our Threatpost poll.
Posted: February 22, 2019, 12:11 pm
Premium-access credentials to porn sites are hot in the cyber-underground, as credential-harvesting malware proliferates.
Posted: February 21, 2019, 7:01 pm
Adobe has issued yet another patch for a critical vulnerability in its Acrobat Reader - a week after the original fix.
Posted: February 21, 2019, 5:05 pm
Admins should update immediately to fix a remote code-execution vulnerability.
Posted: February 21, 2019, 3:54 pm
Users of the popular file-compression tool are urged to immediately update after a serious code-execution flaw was found in WinRAR.
Posted: February 21, 2019, 3:05 pm
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Researchers also devise a Spectre-like attack with no known mitigation.
Posted: February 23, 2019, 5:30 pm
Microsoft is phasing out SHA-1 hashes on its patches.
Posted: February 19, 2019, 5:10 pm
Processor protects malware from attempts to inspect and analyze it.
Posted: February 12, 2019, 8:54 pm
Three years of updates will be available.
Posted: February 6, 2019, 9:31 pm
The update is still rolling out at a snail's pace.
Posted: January 17, 2019, 6:38 pm
Up to three years of paid support will be available after the cut-off.
Posted: January 14, 2019, 6:50 pm
Though as ever, Home users are special.
Posted: January 4, 2019, 9:43 pm
Researcher Ashkan Soltani will discuss what happens when companies sell your data.
Posted: January 3, 2019, 6:08 pm
Plug-and-play hardware lacks even basic functional security for crucial bootrom.
Posted: December 10, 2018, 5:03 pm
Motivations of hackers are unclear, but proprietary Wi-Fi may have been a target.
Posted: November 30, 2018, 6:32 pm
Two patches pulled altogether; another is known to cause crashes but should be used anyway.
Posted: November 20, 2018, 5:19 pm
Systematic analysis reveals a range of new issues and a need for new mitigations.
Posted: November 14, 2018, 1:50 am
Microsoft is opening up about some of its testing procedures, too.
Posted: November 13, 2018, 6:21 pm
And on GitHub there's a proof-of-concept that'll render your system unbootable.
Posted: October 24, 2018, 3:50 pm
Former Facebook CSO Alex Stamos tells us what he learned in 2016 and what comes next.
Posted: October 24, 2018, 1:10 pm
Fee-based service couples the security of a private server with the reliability of the cloud.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 5:52 pm
Almost everyone has now migrated to TLS 1.2, and a few have moved to TLS 1.3.
Posted: October 16, 2018, 10:00 pm
Facebook's focus on misinformation is leaving an opening for another type of scam.
Posted: October 16, 2018, 12:42 am
"Our internal investigations directly contradict every consequential assertion."
Posted: October 8, 2018, 6:25 pm
Super Micro, Amazon, and Apple deny everything in the report.
Posted: October 4, 2018, 4:08 pm