Tag : malicious

Technology

Microsoft discloses a new attack by Chimborazo, a group that is distributing a malicious Excel document on a site requiring CAPTCHA to evade automated detection (Dan Goodin/Ars Technica)

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Dan Goodin / Ars Technica: Microsoft discloses a new attack by Chimborazo, a group that is distributing a malicious Excel document on a site requiring...
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How a security analyst sent his mother to a state correctional facility with fake credentials to plant malicious USB drives, resulting in the director using one (Lily Hay Newman/Wired)

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Lily Hay Newman / Wired: How a security analyst sent his mother to a state correctional facility with fake credentials to plant malicious USB drives,...
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Sources: a number of recently disclosed malicious websites used to hack into iPhones over a two-year period were designed to target Uyghur Muslims in China (Zack Whittaker/TechCrunch)

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Zack Whittaker / TechCrunch: Sources: a number of recently disclosed malicious websites used to hack into iPhones over a two-year period were designed to target...
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Researchers have discovered OSX/Linker malware exploiting an unpatched macOS flaw that would allow a malicious binary to bypass the Gatekeeper scanning process (Catalin Cimpanu/ZDNet)

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Catalin Cimpanu / ZDNet: Researchers have discovered OSX/Linker malware exploiting an unpatched macOS flaw that would allow a malicious binary to bypass the Gatekeeper scanning...