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‘Satori’ IoT Botnet Operator Pleads Guilty

This post was originally published on this siteA 21-year-old man from Vancouver, Wash. has pleaded guilty to federal hacking charges tied to his role in operating the “Satori” botnet, a crime machine powered by hacked Internet of Things (IoT) devices that was built to conduct massive denial-of-service attacks targeting Internet service providers, online gaming platforms […]

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Facebook Drops Default Facial Recognition Tag Suggestions

This post was originally published on this siteFacebook will not allow users to “opt out” of its face recognition feature.   This post was originally published on https://threatpost.com/feed/. https://blacklakesecurity.com/facebook-drops-default-facial-recognition-tag-suggestions/

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IoT Security Challenges in a 5G Era: Expert Advice

This post was originally published on this siteExperts from Nokia, iboss and Sectigo talk 5G mobile security for internet of things (IoT) devices in this webinar replay.   This post was originally published on https://threatpost.com/feed/. https://blacklakesecurity.com/iot-security-challenges-in-a-5g-era-expert-advice/

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Spam In your Calendar? Here’s What to Do.

This post was originally published on this siteMany spam trends are cyclical: Spammers tend to switch tactics when one method of hijacking your time and attention stops working. But periodically they circle back to old tricks, and few spam trends are as perennial as calendar spam, in which invitations to click on dodgy links show […]

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Firefox 69 Release Kills Default Tracking Cookies, Flash Support

This post was originally published on this siteMozilla’s newest Firefox iteration also offers new fixes for critical and high-severity vulnerabilities.   This post was originally published on https://threatpost.com/feed/. https://blacklakesecurity.com/firefox-69-release-kills-default-tracking-cookies-flash-support/

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