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Bitcoin traders beware: Fake trading bot offer delivers RAT

As the price of Bitcoin keeps hitting surprising heights, more and more cyber crooks are turning their sights on anything and anyone who trades or uses the popular cryptocurrency. The latest attempt to deliver malware to a specific group of Bitcoin users was spotted by Fortinet researchers. A RAT is delivered The malicious offer comes […]

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Chrome site isolation option offers more security

Chrome 63, which was promoted to the stable release channel on Wednesday, comes with many security fixes and improvements, especially for the enterprise audience. Site Isolation The biggest news is Site Isolation. Enterprise IT administrators can now make it so that Chrome renders content for each open website in a separate process, isolated from other […]

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Apple Fixes Flaw Impacting HomeKit Devices

Apple said it has fixed an undisclosed vulnerability in its HomeKit framework that could have allowed unauthorized remote control of HomeKit devices such as smart locks and connected garage door openers.   This post was originally published on https://threatpost.com/feed/. https://blacklakesecurity.com/apple-fixes-flaw-impacting-homekit-devices/

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Keep unexpected holiday security surprises to a minimum

The chilly weather is setting in here in the northern hemisphere, and as we get ready for the holidays many of us are gathering round a cheery fire. But not everyone is enjoying the warmth of this experience. It’s only a matter of time before we see more legislation around all types of data protection, […]

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  • img December 07, 2017

Phishers Are Upping Their Game. So Should You.

Not long ago, phishing attacks were fairly easy for the average Internet user to spot: Full of grammatical and spelling errors, and linking to phony bank or email logins at unencrypted (http:// vs. https://) Web pages. Increasingly, however, phishers are upping their game, polishing their copy and hosting scam pages over https:// connections — complete […]

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