Thursday, October 22, 2020

Fancy Bear imposters are on a hacking extortion spree

Travelex didn't pay the ransom this time and instead weathered a DDoS attack the hackers launched as a sort of warning shot...

Thousands of infected IoT devices used in for-profit anonymity service

Machines are infected by scanning for SSH—or secure shell—servers and when found attempting to guess weak passwords. Malware written in the Go...

Google and Intel warn of high-severity Bluetooth security bug in Linux

Google and Intel are warning of a high-severity...

Verizon “nationwide” 5G ready for iPhone 12—don’t expect a big speed boost

Enlarge / Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg at Apple's iPhone 12 event.

Facebook bans Holocaust denial amid rapid rise in “deceptive” content

Enlarge / Facebook's Menlo Park, California, headquarters as seen in 2017.

Undocumented backdoor that covertly takes snapshots found in kids’ smartwatch

A popular smartwatch designed exclusively for children contains...

Android ransomware has picked up some ominous new tricks

Though ransomware has been around for years, it...

Apple’s T2 security chip has an unfixable flaw

Enlarge / The 2014 Mac mini is pictured here alongside the 2012 Mac mini. They looked the same, but the insides were...

Apple pays $288,000 to white-hat hackers who had run of company’s network

Nick Wright. Used by permission. For months, Apple’s corporate...

Now you can enforce your privacy rights with a single browser tick

Anyone who remembers Do Not Track—the initiative that...
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Amazon issues back to school price cuts on Apple iPad Pros

  By Christine McKee Thursday, July 25, 2019, 08:40 pm PT (11:40 pm ET) Amazon has dropped prices on Apple's latest...

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