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NAME:WRECK vulnerabilities impact millions of smart and industrial devices

Security researchers have found a new set of vulnerabilities that impact hundreds of millions of servers, smart devices, and industrial

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Security researcher drops Chrome and Edge exploit on Twitter

An Indian security researcher has published details today about a zero-day vulnerability impacting Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, and other Chromium-based

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‘They knew I was running late to meetings’: Former DHS chief on reports that SolarWinds

Former Acting Secretary for the Department of Homeland Security Chad Wolf on Monday recounted the intense first days of the

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White House announces leadership picks for CISA and National Cyber Director role

The Biden administration on Monday said it has picked two National Security Agency veterans to serve in top cybersecurity leadership

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LinkedIn denies 500 million user data breach

LinkedIn has formally denied a rumor that it suffered a devastating security breach that exposed the account details of more

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Microsoft: Malware gang uses website contact forms for distribution

Microsoft said today it spotted a cybercrime operation abusing contact forms on legitimate websites to target companies and their workers

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Official client for the APKPure Android app store compromised with malware

The official client for APKPure, the second-largest Android app store after the Google Play Store, was compromised with malware this

Amazon
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US arrests suspect who wanted to blow up AWS data center

The FBI has arrested on Thursday a Texas man who planned to blow up one of the Amazon Web Services

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Maze/Egregor ransomware cartel estimated to have made $75 million

The group behind the Maze and Egregor ransomware operations are believed to have earned at least $75 million worth of

Huawei
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Android malware found on Huawei’s official app store

A security firm said this week it found malware on Huawei's official Android app store, the AppGallery. Russian antivirus maker

Pwn2Own
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Pwn2Own 2021 hacking contest ends with a three-way tie

The 2021 spring edition of Pwn2Own, the cybersecurity industry's biggest hacking competition, has come to a close today with a

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US adds seven Chinese supercomputing entities to economic blacklist

The US Department of Commerce added today seven Chinese supercomputing entities to the US economic blacklist for assisting Chinese military

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Credit rating agency warns that cyberattacks could impact water utilities’ ability to pay back debt

Fitch Ratings, one of the “Big Three” credit rating agencies that assesses the creditworthiness of bonds, companies, and governments, published

LG
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LG promises three years of security updates after pulling out of smartphone biz

South Korean smartphone maker LG said today it plans to provide software and security updates for its premium handsets for

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Chinese Android malware gang still active and targeting Koreans 8 years later

Despite having its operations publicly exposed in the mid-2010s, a Chinese malware gang has not faced any legal consequences for