• img April 09, 2020

‘Unbreakable’ Smart Lock Draws FTC Ire for Deceptive Security Claims

This post was originally published on this siteTapplock catches heat for patched vulnerabilities — because of its claims that its smart locks can’t be hacked.   This post was originally published on https://threatpost.com/feed/. https://blacklakesecurity.com/unbreakable-smart-lock-draws-ftc-ire-for-deceptive-security-claims/

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  • img April 08, 2020

PowerPoint ‘Weakness’ Opens Door to Malicious Mouse-Over Attack

This post was originally published on this siteNovel hack allows an attacker to create a mouse-over in a PowerPoint file that triggers the installation of malware.   This post was originally published on https://threatpost.com/feed/. https://blacklakesecurity.com/powerpoint-weakness-opens-door-to-malicious-mouse-over-attack/

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  • img April 08, 2020

Dark_Nexus Botnet Compromises Thousands of ASUS, D-Link Routers

This post was originally published on this siteResearchers say the botnet has emerged over the past three months and shares aspects with Mirai and Qbot.   This post was originally published on https://threatpost.com/feed/. https://blacklakesecurity.com/dark_nexus-botnet-compromises-thousands-of-asus-d-link-routers/

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  • img April 08, 2020

ThreatList: Skype-Themed Apps Hide a Raft of Malware

This post was originally published on this siteHundreds of thousands of malware files are disguised as well-known social conferencing and collaboration apps.   This post was originally published on https://threatpost.com/feed/. https://blacklakesecurity.com/threatlist-skype-themed-apps-hide-a-raft-of-malware/

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  • img April 08, 2020

WhatsApp Axes COVID-19 Mass Message Forwarding

This post was originally published on this siteAmid rampant misinformation, users of the Facebook-owned messaging platform can no longer send coronavirus messages to more than one user at a time.   This post was originally published on https://threatpost.com/feed/. https://blacklakesecurity.com/whatsapp-axes-covid-19-mass-message-forwarding/

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