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Garmin global outage caused by ransomware attack, sources say

An ongoing global outage at sport and fitness tech giant Garmin was caused by a ransomware attack, according to two sources with direct knowledge of…

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NSA says Russian hackers are trying to steal COVID-19 vaccine research

Russian hackers are trying to steal research on COVID-19 vaccines, according to intelligence services in the US, UK and Canada, The National Security Agency (NSA)…

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Twitter hack: What to do about the cyber attack that hit everyone from Kanye West to Barack Obama

Site’s own systems were hit – meaning there is little that anyone can do to protect themselves Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/twitter-hack-bitcoin-news-2020-kanye-west-obama-elon-musk-a9622956.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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Bill Gates and Elon Musk Didn’t Get Hacked—Twitter Did

Last night was a long one for Twitter. Bill Gates, Elon Musk, President Barack Obama, Apple, Uber, and more started tweeting offers to double people’s…

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How to Improve Your Video Calls’ Quality

Quarantines and lockdowns all around the globe have us working online and relying on video conferences and virtual meetings to get most work done. Sitting…

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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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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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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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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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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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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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Man says he caused fake traffic jams on Google Maps with 99 phones

Sometimes, a system as sophisticated as Google Maps can be tricked in the simplest of ways.  This was recently proved by artist Simon Weckert, who…

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Hackers are selling card info stolen in last year’s Wawa breach

If you purchased anything at the East Coast gas station and convenience store chain Wawa between March and December last year, there’s a chance your…

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UN confirms it suffered a ‘serious’ hack, but didn’t inform employees

The United Nations was the victim of a massive, likely state-sponsored hacker attack this past summer, according to reports from The New Humanitarian and Associated…

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Hitting the Books: Hackers can convince your IoT devices to betray you

Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we’ve done the hard work for you…

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Russia 'hacked Ukrainian energy company' at centre of Trump impeachment scandal

The firm is linked to Joe Biden – who polls suggest is best placed to beat Trump in 2020 Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/trump-impeachment-russia-hack-ukraine-burisma-hunter-biden-kiev-a9283091.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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A billion medical images are exposed online, as doctors ignore warnings

This story was reported in partnership with health news site The Mighty Every day, millions of new medical images containing the personal health information of…

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International money transfer service Travelex held ransom by hackers

Foreign exchange company Travelex has been targeted by hackers demanding $6 million (£4.6 million), in an attack many believe could have been averted months ago….

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Hackers Vandalize U.S. Government Website With Pro-Iran Message and Illustration of Bloody Trump

Hackers vandalized a relatively small U.S. government website on Sunday, leaving behind a message for President Donald Trump and implying that the government of Iran…

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