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Exploiting People: Phishing a Manufacturing Target

It is one thing for a bad guy to sit down for hours upon hours and days upon days to
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New DDoS Attack Leverages Old Issue

A new distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack takes advantage of an exploitable vulnerability in the Universal Plug and Play
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Vulnerability Disclosures Growing; SCADA Down

Vulnerability disclosures are on a pace to set a record-breaking year, a new report found. Having said that, vulnerabilities in
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Office Attacks Grow in Q1

Exploits for Microsoft Office headed the list of cyber problems in the first quarter this year, a new survey found.
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Investing in Security After an Attack: Study

Companies are not investing in application security measures until after breaches occur, resulting in loss of productivity, customer trust and
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Internet Crime Continues to Rise: FBI

There were 301,580 Internet-based crime complaints with reported losses in excess of $1.4 billion last year, according to a new
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Corporate Ransomware Attacks on Rise

Last year was a big year for ransomware, with WannaCry and NotPetya grabbing headlines in various industries around the world.
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Android-Based Malware Attack Spotted

ZooPark, a sophisticated cyberespionage campaign, has been targeting Android device users based in Middle Eastern countries for several years, researchers
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Flaw in Water Treatment Method

Chemicals found in water used during the water treatment process may end up harming the quality of water, researchers said.
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Amazon’s Alexa can Eavesdrop

Anyone that has an Amazon Echo the device is in constant listen mode so it can respond to questions and
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