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Social Mapper: A free tool for automated discovery of targets’ social media accounts

Trustwave has released Social Mapper, an open source tool that automates the process of discovering individuals’ social media accounts. How Social Mapper works The tool takes advantage of facial recognition technology and searches for targets’ accounts on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, VKontakte, Weibo and Douban. It accepts input in several forms: an organisation’s name, […]

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IoT malware found hitting airplanes’ SATCOM systems

In 2014, IOActive researchers revealed security vulnerabilities they found in the most widely deployed satellite communications terminals and presented potential scenarios attackers could exploit once SATCOM systems have been compromised in the aviation, maritime, and military sectors. In 2018, they demonstrated that some of these theoretical scenarios are, unfortunately, still actually possible. Ruben Santamarta, principal […]

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Black Hat 2018: Voice Authentication is Broken, Researchers Say

The administrator of your personal data will be Threatpost, Inc., 500 Unicorn Park, Woburn, MA 01801. Detailed information on the processing of personal data can be found in the privacy policy. In addition, you will find them in the message confirming the subscription to the newsletter.   This post was originally published on https://threatpost.com/feed/. https://blacklakesecurity.com/black-hat-2018-voice-authentication-is-broken-researchers-say/

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Enterprises as modern software factories: Infusing security throughout the app dev process

The DevOps methodology is ready to take the next step in its evolution. The first instance incorporated an operational approach to application development to create in-house, custom apps in a fast-paced, iterative environment. The next step must now insert security at each point of the model. It’s well known that using a modern software factory […]

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August Patch Tuesday forecast: Looking ahead after a frustrating July

Approaching August Patch Tuesday, we are supposed to be in the ‘dog days’ of summer where everything slows down. Unfortunately, July was full of CVEs and stability fixes with no time to just lie around. Microsoft itself caused a lot of the activity. July’s Patch Tuesday updates caused stability problems for Windows operating systems and […]

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