Security Tips & Talk

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She sent her bank account details three times, she said. Unfortunately, they wound up in crooks' hands, and her money wound up in their pockets. [...]
Thu, Jan 17, 2019
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY
In a case that could be straight out of a legal TV drama, a computing font has cost a couple two houses in a Canadian bankruptcy case. [...]
Thu, Jan 17, 2019
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY
A researcher has discovered an exposed database containing gigabytes of call logs, SMS data, and internal system credentials belonging to US Voice-over-IP (VoIP) service provider VOIPo.com. [...]
Thu, Jan 17, 2019
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY
They're charged with phishing and inflicting malware to get into the EDGAR filing system, stealing thousands of filings, and selling access. [...]
Thu, Jan 17, 2019
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY
Abby Fuller got a shock when she logged into WhatsApp using a new telephone number. She found someone else's messages waiting for her. [...]
Wed, Jan 16, 2019
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY
Of the six advisories Intel released last week, the most interesting is a flaw discovered in the company's Software Guard Extensions (SGX). [...]
Wed, Jan 16, 2019
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY
Credit card thieves are laundering money by purchasing the in-game currency V-Bucks, then selling it back at a discount to players. [...]
Wed, Jan 16, 2019
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY
The landmark decision asserts the same legal protection for biometrics that we're given for passcodes. [...]
Wed, Jan 16, 2019
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY
Microsoft has vexed its Windows 7 users with a misbehaving update that caused licensing and networking errors. [...]
Tue, Jan 15, 2019
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY
In an interesting move for villainy, a thief who stole over $1 million from the Ethereum Classic blockchain has given some of it back. [...]
Tue, Jan 15, 2019
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY