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Bluetooth Bugs Allow Impersonation Attacks on Legions of Devices

A host of unpatched security bugs that allow BIAS attacks affects Bluetooth chips from Apple, Intel, Qualcomm, Samsung and others. Source: https://threatpost.com/bluetooth-bugs-impersonation-devices/155886/ Proactive Computing found…

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What Is a Man-in-the-Middle Attack?

A man-in-the-middle (MITM) attack occurs when someone sits between two computers (such as a laptop and remote server) and intercepts traffic. This person can eavesdrop…

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Major computer bug means millions could be at risk of hack, security expert warns

Flaw can be exploited within minutes and users would not even know it had happened, researchers warn Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/thunderspy-thunderbold-computer-hack-pc-cyber-attack-security-intel-a9508346.html Proactive Computing found this story and…

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The 5G Coronavirus Conspiracy Theory Has Taken a Dark Turn

Though social networks have pledged to take more concerted action against it, the theory has continued to spread, inspiring a surge of attacks.  Source: https://www.wired.com/story/the-5g-coronavirus-conspiracy-theory-has-taken-a-dark-turn/…

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60 young people subject to footage of child abuse after Zoom call hacked

Login details for online fitness class held by Plymouth sports club shared on internet forums, say Devon and Cornwall Police Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/zoom-call-hacked-plymouth-sports-club-zoombombing-child-sex-abuse-a9503641.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed…

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Children's computer game Roblox employee bribed by hacker for access to millions of users' data

The hacker had access to personal information, the ability to change passwords and two-factor authentication, and could steal valuable in-game items from some of the…

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How to Protect Yourself From SIM-Swapping Attacks

You think you’re making all the right moves. You’re smart with your security. You have two-factor authentication enabled on all your accounts. But hackers have…

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Nintendo Confirms 160,000 Nintendo Accounts Were Compromised

Nintendo Just days after we wrote that it appeared hackers were attempting to compromise Nintendo accounts, the gaming company confirmed the attack. In a statement…

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Neo-Nazis spread list of emails and passwords for WHO and Gates Foundation employees

Extremists ‘calling for a harassment campaign while sharing conspiracy theories’ about pandemic, intelligence group says Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/coronavirus-neo-nazis-emails-passwords-who-gates-foundation-a9478101.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared…

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Apple Mail for iPhone may be vulnerable to malware attacks

The default email app on iPhones and iPads might be vulnerable to surreptitious malware attacks, at least if you ask a security research firm. ZecOps…

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8 Signs Your Smart Security System Has Been Hacked

How often do you check your smart security system? You hooked everything up, and unless something happens, you probably just assume everything’s working normally. But,…

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Is it safe to leave your webcam uncovered after using video chat apps?

No operating system is ‘unhackable’, say experts Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/webcam-zoom-privacy-safety-tech-security-hack-working-from-home-lockdown-a9469156.html Proactive Computing found this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Helen…

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Half a million Zoom accounts for sale on dark web

Email addresses and associated passwords sold for less than a penny on hacker forums Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/zoom-app-accounts-sale-buy-dark-web-a9463661.html Proactive Computing found this story and shared it with…

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Zoom bans are latest bad news for video app

Zoom may have introduced new security tools to avoid “Zoombombing” interrupting video calls, but concerns about the unexpectedly popular service have led to at least…

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School districts ban Zoom over security concerns

Concerns about Zoom’s security are having a real impact on its use in remote education. Some US school districts, including large ones like New York…

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Thousands of private Zoom videos are online for anyone to watch

Your boss may not be the only one secretly replaying your Zoom meetings.  Thousands of recorded Zoom meetings are floating around the open web —…

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Zoom cancels all work on new features after latest security alerts

Platform has struggled to deal with growth in users and extra attention, founder Eric Yuan says Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/zoom-security-privacy-hacked-features-latest-a9441951.html Proactive Computing found this story and shared…

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Criminal Hackers Use Official-Looking Coronavirus Forms to Spread Malware, Steal Passwords

Security experts are tracking a range of new threats incidentally linked to the coronavirus that’s killed no fewer than 44,216 people worldwide. Where most see…

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Italy’s social security website hit by hacker attack

Computer hackers have attacked Italy’s social security website, forcing it to shut down on Wednesday just as people were starting to apply for coronavirus benefits,…

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Marriott Got Hacked. Yes, Again

The hotel chain has suffered its second major breach in 16 months. Here’s how to find out if you’re affected. Source: https://www.wired.com/story/marriott-hacked-yes-again-2020/ Droolin’ Dog sniffed…

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Houseparty: Has the app been hacked and do you need to delete your account?

Hacking rumours are a reminder to be careful about passwords and other personal data Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/houseparty-app-hack-delete-login-password-messages-a9437206.html Proactive Computing found this story and shared it with…

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