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Cryptic Rumblings Ahead of First 2020 Patch Tuesday

This post was originally published on this siteSources tell KrebsOnSecurity that Microsoft Corp. is slated to release a software update on Tuesday to fix an extraordinarily serious security vulnerability in a core cryptographic component present in all versions of Windows. Those sources say Microsoft has quietly shipped a patch for the bug to branches of the […]

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  • img January 13, 2020

Scammers Dupe Texas School District Out of $2.3M

This post was originally published on this siteThe wide-scale phishing scam reportedly started in early November and continued through December, before it was discovered by the Texas school district.   This post was originally published on https://threatpost.com/feed/. https://blacklakesecurity.com/scammers-dupe-texas-school-district-out-of-2-3m/

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Joker Android Malware Snowballs on Google Play

This post was originally published on this siteGoogle has removed 17,000 Joker-infested apps from the Play store to date.   This post was originally published on https://threatpost.com/feed/. https://blacklakesecurity.com/joker-android-malware-snowballs-on-google-play/

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CES Surveillance Hype Worries Privacy Advocates

This post was originally published on this siteCES wiz-bang surveillance tech gives privacy advocates the willies.   This post was originally published on https://threatpost.com/feed/. https://blacklakesecurity.com/ces-surveillance-hype-worries-privacy-advocates/

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20/20 Vision on 2020's Network Security Challenges

This post was originally published on this siteAs the new year starts, it’s natural to think about the network security challenges and opportunities that organizations are likely to face over the next 12 months – and how they will address them. Of course, we are likely to see brand-new threats emerging and unpredictable events unfolding. […]

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