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1 day ago Who's leaving Amazon S3 buckets open online now? Cybercroooks, US election autodialers

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Hundreds of thousands of voter records and contact info spilled

Security biz Kromtech has unearthed two more embarrassing - and potentially dangerous - cases of groups leaving mass data caches unguarded on the public internet.

1 day ago Cisco Finds Serious Flaws in Policy Suite, SD-WAN Products

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Cisco informed customers on Wednesday that it has found and patched over a dozen critical and high severity vulnerabilities in its Policy Suite, SD-WAN, WebEx and Nexus products.

18 hours ago Ransomware Attack Hits Health Firm LabCorp

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Burlington, North Carolina-based LabCorp took some of its systems offline last weekend after discovering that some had been infected by ransomware.

1 day ago GrandCrab: The New King of Ransomware?

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Cryptominers have plateaued, GrandCrab is the new king of ransomware, adware -- surprise! -- is as prolific as ever, and VPNFilter might herald a new genre of sophisticated multi-purpose malware. These are some of the conclusions drawn from the Malwarebytes Cybercrime tactics and techniques report for Q2, 2018.

2 days ago Blood test biz LabCorp pulls plug on systems over hacker fears

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US medical testing giant says no evidence of data theft after alarms triggered

Medical biz LabCorp shut down some of its systems last week after it detected "suspicious activity" on its network.

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6 hours ago Report Puts Facebook And Its CEO In Cozy Working Relationship With Trump 2016

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BuzzFeed has reported that CEO Mark Zuckerberg congratulated president-elect Trump by phone after a long, innovative marketing collaboration between Facebook and POTUS' campaign.

4 hours ago My Health Record opt-outs will not sink system: Turnbull

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Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says the government's My Health Record won't be sunk by large numbers of people opting out of the system.

1 hour ago HR Services Firm ComplyRight Suffers Data Breach

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Florida-based HR services provider ComplyRight revealed recently that its tax reporting platform was involved in a cybersecurity incident that resulted in the exposure of personal information.

11 hours ago How to enable encrypt/decrypt menu option in the Ubuntu file manager

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Adding the encrypt/decrypt right-click menu to the Ubuntu file manager is easy.

11 hours ago A New Effort to Draft Medical Device Cybersecurity Guidance

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An advisory group that includes a diverse array of members will spend the coming months devising detailed guidance on how to address the "shared responsibility" of medical device cybersecurity, explains Greg Garcia, who is leading the initiative.

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14 minutes ago "‹Local SME Salsa Digital awarded GovCMS contract

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Salsa Digital will be operating the whole-of-government content management system previously handled by global firm Acquia.

1 hour ago UK cybersecurity agency finds new low-risk concerns with Huawei's security centre

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While finding several low-priority issues in its annual evaluation of Huawei's Cyber Security Evaluation Centre, the UK's NCSC overall found Huawei to be providing 'unique, world-class cybersecurity expertise'.

1 hour ago My Health Record opt-out debate is getting silly but government is at fault

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Neither government nor the medical lobbyists have noticed that they've lost the public's trust when it comes to safeguarding data. They need to listen, and earn that trust back.

6 hours ago Report: Facebook CEO Congratulated Trump On 2016 Win After 'Innovative' Social Campaign

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BuzzFeed has reported that CEO Mark Zuckerberg congratulated president-elect Trump by phone after a long, innovative marketing collaboration between Facebook and POTUS' campaign.

9 hours ago How to enable the encrypt/decrypt menu option in the Ubuntu file manager

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Adding the encrypt/decrypt right-click menu to the Ubuntu file manager is easy. This illustrated walk-through will show you how.

10 hours ago Protect Your Business With an Endpoint Management Solution

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Protect Your Business With an Endpoint Management Solution

As organizations are seeing higher numbers of people working remotely, including parts of their IT team, the need for stronger endpoint management is even more important. Automating routine tasks can also be great for business as it drives key business growth by increasing productivity through the automation of of manual processes while optimizing resource allocation and reducing IT costs.

11 hours ago Declassified files reveal how pre-WW2 Brits smashed Russian crypto

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Moscow's agents used one-time pads, er, two times - ой!

Efforts by British boffins to thwart Russian cryptographic cyphers in the 1920s and 1930s have been declassified, providing fascinating insights into an obscure part of the history of code breaking.

11 hours ago Declassified files reveal how WW2 Brits easily smashed Russian crypto

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Moscow's agents used one-time pads, er, two times - ой!

Efforts by British boffins to thwart Russian cryptographic cyphers in the 1920s and 1930s have been declassified, providing fascinating insights into an obscure part of the history of code breaking.