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Securite - Semaine 2018/51

126 Arrests: The Emergence of India's Cyber Crime Detectives Fighting Call Center Scams
Sat, 22 Dec 2018 21:49:35 GMT
The Times of India reports that police have raided a call center in Noida Sector 63 where hundreds of fraud calls were placed every day to Americans …
VIDÉO. Enceinte connectée: Un perroquet passe tranquillement ses commandes avec Alexa
Sat, 22 Dec 2018 20:20:05 GMT
Rocco, un perroquet Gris du Gabon, a très vite compris comment tirer le meilleur parti de l’assistant vocal Alexa…<p>Siri, Alexa, Cortana… Depuis …
Windows Zero-Day PoC Lets You Read Any File with System Level Access
Sat, 22 Dec 2018 11:22:20 GMT
Ionut Ilascu
For a third time in four months, a security researcher announces a zero-day vulnerability in Microsoft Windows and provides exploit code that allows …
7 Business Metrics Security Pros Need to Know
Sat, 22 Dec 2018 11:20:58 GMT
Curtis Franklin Jr. Senior Editor at Dark Reading
These days, security has to speak the language of business. These KPIs will get you started.
Automated Cyber Attacks Are the Next Big Threat. Ever Hear of 'Review Bombing'?
Sat, 22 Dec 2018 09:06:13 GMT
Larry Johnson
Nonhuman, automated attacks on their own will be able to find and breach even well-protected companies. Nervous? You should be.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you think hacks are bad now, just wait a few more years-- because "the machines" are coming.<p>In the next few …
New email extortion scam warns "Pay $4,000 or a hitman is coming for you"
Fri, 21 Dec 2018 13:25:01 GMT
In a new extortion scam, a cybercriminal is sending threatening emails to unsuspecting users asking them to pay a whopping $4,000 in Bitcoin or wait …
FBI Seizes 15 DDoS-For-Hire Websites, 3 Operators Charged
Fri, 21 Dec 2018 09:10:11 GMT
December 20, 2018
The FBI just saved the Christmas.<p>The U.S. Justice Department announced earlier today that the FBI has seized domains of 15 "DDoS-for-hire" websites …
A review of macOS malware affecting Mac users in 2018
Fri, 21 Dec 2018 09:09:32 GMT
By Philip Stokes -
<b>As 2018 starts to wind down, we take a look at how the macOS security situation has unfolded throughout the year.</b><p>2018 has been very much the year of …
Hackers Beat Two-Factor Protection With Automated Phishing Attacks
Thu, 20 Dec 2018 18:27:43 GMT
Michael Kan
A mysterious hacking group has been defeating the SMS-based two-factor authentication systems offered by Google and Yahoo in an effort to phish …
When Best Practice Isn’t Good Enough: Large Campaigns of Phishing Attacks in Middle East and North Africa Target Privacy-Conscious Users
Thu, 20 Dec 2018 08:49:18 GMT
Summary<p>We have identified several campaigns of credentials phishing, likely operated by the same attackers, targeting hundreds of individuals spread …
New attack intercepts keystrokes via graphics libraries
Thu, 20 Dec 2018 08:42:32 GMT
Catalin Cimpanu
Attack can guess text input from both hardware and on-screen keyboards alike.<p>A team of academics says they can determine user key presses by watching …
Patched Click2Gov Flaw Still Afflicting Local Govs
Thu, 20 Dec 2018 06:22:03 GMT
A vulnerability in a popular municipality payment software, Click2Gov, has left hundreds of thousands of civilian payment cards compromised – and the …
Microsoft issues emergency update to fix critical IE flaw under active exploit
Thu, 20 Dec 2018 06:20:32 GMT
Dan Goodin
Memory corruption vulnerability allows drive-by attacks.<p>Microsoft has issued an emergency update that fixes a critical Internet Explorer …
Soyez prudent en voyageant
Tue, 18 Dec 2018 15:21:38 GMT
Les appareils électroniques, comme les téléphones, les tablettes et les ordinateurs portatifs, sont des cibles très convoitées tant pour le vol de …
New malware pulls its instructions from code hidden in memes posted to Twitter
Tue, 18 Dec 2018 15:21:00 GMT
Zack Whittaker
Security researchers said they’ve found a new kind of malware that takes its instructions from code hidden in memes posted to Twitter.<p>The malware itself is relatively underwhelming: like most primitive remote access trojans (RATs), the malware quietly infects a vulnerable computer, takes …
3D-printed heads let hackers – and cops – unlock your phone
Sun, 16 Dec 2018 22:28:41 GMT
Zack Whittaker
There’s a lot you can make with a 3D printer: prosthetics, corneas, firearms — even an Olympic-standard luge.<p>You can even 3D-print a life-size replica of a human head — and not just for Hollywood. Forbes reporter Thomas Brewster commissioned a 3D-printed model of his own head to test the face …
Deepfakes and the New Disinformation War
Sun, 16 Dec 2018 13:27:40 GMT
The Coming Age of Post-Truth Geopolitics<p>By Robert Chesney and Danielle Citron<p>A picture may be worth a thousand words, but there is nothing that …
Hacker Installs Linux On His Tesla Model 3
Sat, 15 Dec 2018 15:32:18 GMT
<b>Published on</b> December 13th, 2018 | <i>by Kyle Field</i><p>0<p>December 13th, 2018 by <b>Kyle Field</b><p>Smartphones have changed the way we live life. Along with the new …
Certain d’avoir vos #DonnéesSauvegardées?
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 19:14:27 GMT
<b>Il est grand temps de créer un plan de sauvegarde pour vos données personnelles.</b><p>Un incident inattendu pourrait supprimer vos données mobiles pour …
How one hacked laptop led to an entire network being compromised
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 19:09:45 GMT
Danny Palmer
One worker clicking on the wrong link at the wrong time resulted in a major security breach.<p>A corporate laptop being used in a coffee shop at a …
Défense, nucléaire, télécoms... ces pirates s'attaquent aux infrastructures critiques de 31 pays
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 13:34:03 GMT
01net
Une campagne de cyberespionnage a ciblé plus de 87 organisations de secteurs stratégiques comme le nucléaire, la défense, l’énergie ou la finance. Il …
"Ce clic a clairement mis mon entreprise en danger"
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:18:15 GMT
Les cyberattaques touchent régulièrement les PME. Les conséquences sont parfois très lourdes pour ces petites structures qui sont rarement préparées. …
Top 10 / novembre 2018 : Les malwares les plus actifs en France
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 07:39:40 GMT
UnderNews
<b>Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd., l’un des principaux fournisseurs mondiaux de solutions de cybersécurité, vient de publier son Global Threat</b> …
« Gilets jaunes » : la DGSI enquête sur des attaques informatiques et des fuites revendiquées par des Anonymous
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 05:28:37 GMT
Michaël Szadkowski , Martin Untersinger et Morgane Tual
La Direction générale de la sécurité intérieure (DGSI), principal service de renseignement intérieur français, enquête sur la diffusion, dimanche 9 …
Mais pourquoi les antivirus existent-ils toujours ?
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 05:15:38 GMT
VICE
Les antivirus nous tannent depuis plus de 20 ans. Mais sont-ils encore nécessaires ?<p>Il y a 20 ans, un étudiant américain a lâché le premier ver informatique sur Internet par accident. Depuis, les internautes — particulièrement lorsqu'ils utilisent un PC — ne cessent de s'entendre dire qu'ils ont …
Android : ce cheval de Troie peut vous voler 1000 euros chaque fois que vous utilisez PayPal
Thu, 13 Dec 2018 07:15:02 GMT
01net
Un nouveau malware, découvert en novembre dernier, utilise une fonction d'accessibilité pour contourner la double protection de votre compte PayPal …
Why Microsoft is fighting to stop a cyber world war
Thu, 13 Dec 2018 06:48:06 GMT
Steve Ranger
The tech industry is becoming more vocal about its worries about a cyberwarfare arms race. But are the right people listening?<p>Two days last year …
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