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New Techniques Emerge for Abusing Windows Services to Gain System Control

Organizations should apply principles of least privilege to mitigate threats, security researcher says.Several new techniques have become available recently that give attackers a way to abuse legitimate Windows services...
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Troy Hunt: Organizations Make Security Choices Tough for Users

The Have I Been Pwned founder took the virtual stage at Black Hat Asia to share stories about his work and industrywide challenges.Data breach notification website Have I Been...

Ryuk Ransomware Attack Sprung by Frugal Student

The student opted for “free” software packed with a keylogger that grabbed credentials later used by “Totoro” to get into a biomolecular institute.  A European biomolecular research institute involved in...

Critical Cisco SD-WAN, HyperFlex Bugs Threaten Corporate Networks

The networking giant has rolled out patches for remote code-execution and command-injection security holes that could give attackers keys to the kingdom. Cisco has addressed two critical security vulnerabilities in...

Qualcomm Chip Bug Opens Android Fans to Eavesdropping

A malicious app can exploit the issue, which could affect up to 30 percent of Android phones. A vulnerability in a 5G modem data service could allow mobile hackers to...
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Wanted: The (Elusive) Cybersecurity ‘All-Star’

Separate workforce studies by (ISC) 2 and ISACA point to the need for security departments to work with existing staff to identify needs and bring entry-level people into the...
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DoD Lets Researchers Target All Publicly Accessible Info Systems

The Department of Defense expands its vulnerability disclosure program to include a broad range of new targets.The Department of Defense (DoD) has expanded its vulnerability disclosure program to include...