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KidsGuard stalkerware leaks data on secretly surveilled victims

The company left a server open and unprotected, regurgitating private data slurped from thousands of surveilled people, including children. Read more

7 Tips to Improve Your Employees’ Mobile Security

Security experts discuss the threats putting mobile devices at risk and how businesses can better defend against them. Read more

Learn From How Others Get Breached: Equifax Edition

Takeaway: People, Process and Technology Shortcomings Equal Management FailuresTime for a fresh edition of "learn from how others get breached" focusing on Equifax. The goal is not blame, but...

How Artificial Shrimps Could Change the World

Singaporean company Shiok Meats aims to grow artificial shrimp to combat the negative environmental effects associated with farmed shrimp. An anonymous reader shares an excerpt from The Economist: For...

A Quarter of All Tweets About Climate Crisis Produced By Bots

XXongo writes: According to a yet-to-be-published study from Brown University of the origin of 6.5 million tweets about climate and global warming, a quarter of all tweets about climate...

California Man Arrested for Politically Motivated DDoS

The distributed denial-of-service attacks took a congressional candidate's website offline for a total of 21 hours during the campaign for office. Read more

NRC Health Ransomware Attack Prompts Patient Data Concerns

The organization, which sells patient administration tools to hospitals, could not confirm whether patient data was accessed. Read more

Olympics Could Face Disruption from Regional Powers

Destructive attacks and disinformation will likely target the Summer Olympics in Tokyo, two groups of threat experts say. Read more

Liberty hack still under investigation 2 years later

A ransomware attack on Liberty's IT systems which occurred almost two years ago is still being investigated. Read more

Tesla Model 3 Makes Consumer Reports ‘Top Picks’ List For 2020

In Consumer Reports' "Top Picks" of the year list, Tesla's Model 3 ranks among the top 10 choices for car buyers in 2020. TechCrunch reports: The Model 3 was...

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CVE-2020-3165

A vulnerability in the implementation of Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) Message Digest 5 (MD5) authentication in Cisco NX-OS Software could allow an unauthenticated, remote...

Unpatched Security Flaws Open Connected Vacuum to Takeover

A connected, robotic vacuum cleaner has serious vulnerabilities that could allow remote hackers to view its video footage and launch denial of service attacks....

CVE-2020-8810

An issue was discovered in Gurux GXDLMS Director through 8.5.1905.1301. When downloading OBIS codes, it does not verify that the downloaded files are actual...