macOS High Sierra Bug Lets Anyone Gain Root Access Without a Password

[ad_1] If you own a Mac computer and run the latest version of Apple’s operating system, macOS High Sierra, then you need to be extra careful with your computer. A serious, yet stupid vulnerability has been discovered in macOS High Sierra that allows untrusted users to quickly gain unfettered...

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Critical Apple Login Bug Puts macOS High Sierra Systems at Risk | Threatpost

[ad_1] Leaky AWS Storage Bucket Spills Military Secrets, Again November 28, 2017 , 5:11 pm The First Threatpost Alumni Podcast November 20, 2017 , 8:00 am CENTCOM Says Massive Data Cache Found on Leaky Server is Benign November 20, 2017 , 1:15 pm White House Releases VEP Disclosure Rules...

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Leaky AWS Storage Bucket Spills Military Secrets, Again | Threatpost

[ad_1] The First Threatpost Alumni Podcast November 20, 2017 , 8:00 am Google Detects and Boots Tizi Spyware Off Google Play November 28, 2017 , 12:40 pm CENTCOM Says Massive Data Cache Found on Leaky Server is Benign November 20, 2017 , 1:15 pm White House Releases VEP Disclosure...

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Google Detects and Boots Tizi Spyware Off Google Play | Threatpost

[ad_1] The First Threatpost Alumni Podcast November 20, 2017 , 8:00 am CENTCOM Says Massive Data Cache Found on Leaky Server is Benign November 20, 2017 , 1:15 pm White House Releases VEP Disclosure Rules November 16, 2017 , 2:19 pm Threatpost News Wrap Podcast for Nov. 10 November...

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New Mirai Botnet Variant Found Targeting ZyXEL Devices In Argentina

[ad_1] While tracking botnet activity on their honeypot traffic, security researchers at Chinese IT security firm Qihoo 360 Netlab discovered a new variant of Mirai—the well known IoT botnet malware that wreaked havoc last year. Last week, researchers noticed an increase in traffic scanning ports 2323 and 23 from...

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Google Detects Android Spyware That Spies On WhatsApp, Skype Calls

[ad_1] In an attempt to protect Android users from malware and shady apps, Google has been continuously working to detect and remove malicious apps from your devices using its newly launched Google Play Protect service. Google Play Protect—a security feature that uses machine learning and app usage analysis to...

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U.S. Charges Three Chinese Hackers for Hacking Siemens, Trimble & Moody

[ad_1] The United States Justice Department has charged three Chinese nationals for allegedly hacking Moody’s Analytics economist, German electronics manufacturer Siemens, and GPS maker Trimble, and stealing gigabytes of sensitive data and trade secrets. According to an indictment unsealed Monday in federal court in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the three men...

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Imgur Confirms 2014 Breach of 1.7 Million User Accounts | Threatpost

[ad_1] The First Threatpost Alumni Podcast November 20, 2017 , 8:00 am CENTCOM Says Massive Data Cache Found on Leaky Server is Benign November 20, 2017 , 1:15 pm SAML Post-Intrusion Attack Mirrors ‘Golden Ticket’ November 24, 2017 , 10:39 am HP to Patch Bug Impacting 50 Enterprise Printer...

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Feds Seize Over 20,500 Domain Names For Selling Counterfeit Products

[ad_1] In a coordinated International cyber operation, law enforcement agencies have seized over 20,520 website domains for illegally selling counterfeit products, including luxury products, sportswear, electronics, pharmaceuticals and online piracy on e-commerce platforms and social networks. Counterfeiting is a form of trademark infringement that involves the manufacturing and/or distribution...

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Newly Published Exploit Code Used to Spread Marai Variant | Threatpost

[ad_1] The First Threatpost Alumni Podcast November 20, 2017 , 8:00 am SAML Post-Intrusion Attack Mirrors ‘Golden Ticket’ November 24, 2017 , 10:39 am CENTCOM Says Massive Data Cache Found on Leaky Server is Benign November 20, 2017 , 1:15 pm HP to Patch Bug Impacting 50 Enterprise Printer...

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