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Two zero day flaws in iOS Mail threaten billions of iPhone and iPad
Two zero day flaws in iOS Mail threaten billions of iPhone and iPad

Researchers have discovered two zero-day vulnerabilities on iOS affecting the Mail application on iPhones and iPads. These relatively old flaws are actively [...]

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Security breach exposed Clearview AI source code and app data
Security breach exposed Clearview AI source code and app data

A cybersecurity company claims that a Clearview AI server has been publicly exposed and has temporarily released the source code associated with its facial [...]

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Google blocks 18 million Covid-19 scams on Gmail every day
Google blocks 18 million Covid-19 scams on Gmail every day

Google blocked 18 million online scams a day last week. If the Mountain View company assures that these are classic computer attacks, these have been updated [...]

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VMware fixes a critical vulnerability in vCenter Server 6.7
VMware fixes a critical vulnerability in vCenter Server 6.7

VMware has just released a fix for a highly critical scored 10 on the CVSSv3 scale found in Directory Service (vmdir), the directory service implemented with [...]

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Conficker a Twelve Years Old Malware Attack Connected Objects
Conficker a Twelve Years Old Malware Attack Connected Objects

Twelve years after its creation Conficker malware is now attacking connected objects. The American firm Palo Alto Networks announces that it has detected [...]

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3 Million Let's Encrypt TLS Certificates Revoked Due to a Bug
3 Million Let's Encrypt TLS Certificates Revoked Due to a Bug

The Let's Encrypt certification authority was forced to revoke since March 4, 2020 more than 3 million Transport Layer Security (TLS) certificates due to a [...]

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500 Chrome Extensions Caught Stealing Data of Million Users
500 Chrome Extensions Caught Stealing Data of Million Users

500 Google Chrome extensions secretly uploaded private data from millions of users. The technique used by hackers, called malvertising, remains difficult to [...]

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Hackers can Steal Data by Tweaking Monitors Brightness
Hackers can Steal Data by Tweaking Monitors Brightness

Israeli researchers at Ben-Gurion University detailed a method, dubbed Brightness, to steal data from computers by capturing brightness video changes of the [...]

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Microsoft Customer Support Exposed 250 Million User Records
Microsoft Customer Support Exposed 250 Million User Records

Conversations between company employees and customers around the world, which took place between 2005 and 2019, were exposed without the need of a password or [...]

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Snatch Restarts PCs in Safe Mode to Bypass Antivirus Detection
Snatch Restarts PCs in Safe Mode to Bypass Antivirus Detection

Unlike most ransomware, Snatch also steals files on infected networks. The authors of Snatch ransomware use a novel trick to evade antivirus software and [...]

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752.000 US Birth Certificate Applications Exposed Online
752.000 US Birth Certificate Applications Exposed Online

Detected by the British company Fidus Information Security and revealed by TechCrunch, more than 752,000 copies of US birth certificates have been exposed on [...]

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Android a New Flaw Exposes User Banking Data and Passwords
Android a New Flaw Exposes User Banking Data and Passwords

Promon security researchers discovered a new flaw on Android smartphones, StrandHogg would make vulnerable all versions of the operating system of Google.

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