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Microsoft Office Macros Still No. 1 Malware Delivery

Microsoft Office Macros Still No. 1 Malware Delivery

Microsoft Office Macros Still No. 1 Malware Delivery: The Microsoft Office documents are responsible for the delivery of nearly half of all the malicious macros in August 2018, according to Confense. A recent blog post found that macro remains the email attachment of choice for delivering malicious payloads. Around 45% …

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Army’s Cyber Skills Shortfall Alarms MPs

Army’s Cyber Skills Shortfall Alarms MPs

Army’s Cyber Skills Shortfall Alarms MPs: The Minister of Defense (MoD) does  not understands clearly the causes or impact of the skills gap in areas such as cybersecurity and has no clear vision so that they can reduce these gaps in the coming days, a damning Commons report has concluded. …

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PhoneBook – Pakistan’s Trusted Phone Search Database

PhoneBook - Pakistan's Trusted Phone Search Database

PhoneBook – Pakistan’s Trusted Phone Search Database: PhoneBook is an android application that allows you to find the contact details of given number or National Identity Card, PhoneBook provides the authentic details of Pakistani citizen’s to view their original Address, Name, Network, Phone Numbers, CNIC and many other information’s. PhonesBook …

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Zero-Day Vulnerability Discovered in Tor Browser 7.x

Zero-Day Vulnerability Discovered in Tor Browser 7.x

Zero-Day Vulnerability Discovered in Tor Browser 7.x: The latest version of Tor browser is unaffected; Zerodium today issued an advisory via Twitter of a zero-day vulnerability that was discovered in Tor browser 7.x. According to Zerodium, who buys and sells the vulnerabilities in software, the tor browser got a serious …

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HP Launches First Bug Bounty Program for Printers

HP Launches First Bug Bounty Program for Printers

HP Launches First Bug Bounty Program for Printers: HP Inc. has recently announced their very first bug bounty program for printers, partnering with Bugcrowd to manage the vulnerability reporting. The company is the very first to invest in a dedicated printing services bug bounty scheme, and shall be offering several …

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HackerOne Paid $500k in Bug Bounties at DEF CON

HackerOne Paid $500k in Bug Bountis at DEF CON

HackerOne Paid $500k in Bug Bounties at DEF CON: Celebrating the success of this year’s live hacking event, HackerOne (H1) recently announced that more than the $500,000 was paid in bounties during the third annual h1-702 at DEF CON 26 in Las Vegas last month. More than 75 hackers from …

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Google Restrict Tech Support Ads

Google Restrict Tech Support Ads

Google Restrict Tech Support Ads: Google has began restricting the ads for tech support services ahead of rolling out a verification program to deal with the rising levels of fraud enabled by advertising on its search platform. The search giant Google claimed that they have successfully taken down more than …

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Air Canada Presses Reset After App Security Sanfu

Air Canada Presses Reset After App Security Sanfu

Air Canada Presses Reset After App Security Sanfu: Air Canada has forced the users to reset passwords for mobile app after that spotting unauthorized access that attempts which may have compromised the personal data on as many as 20,000 customers. The airline claimed that they had discovered “unusual login behavior” …

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43% of Security Pros Could Execute Insider Attack

43% of Security Pros Could Execute Insider Attack

43% of Security Pros Could Execute Insider Attack: A recent survey took place of nearly 200 IT professionals about insider threats that were found nearly half of the participants who believed that they could easily attack their organizations from the inside. In a blog post earlier this week Imperva researchers …

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Chinese Hotel Breach May Have Hit 100 Million+ Customers

Chinese Hotel Breach May Have Hit 100 Million+ Customers

The Chinese police officers are investigating about a possible data breach at a major hotel group which might have affected over 100 million customers. Shanghai’s Changning District police who confirmed on Tuesday that it was called out by Huazhu Group which operates more than 3000 hotels in hundreds of cities, …

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