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Geost Android Botnet Discovered by Basic Mistakes

Even the most sophisticated botnet can be discovered if the group doesn't take steps to hide its activities.

Botnet

Urgent/11 Flaws Now Affect Broader Range of Medical, Network Devices

The Urgent/11 vulnerabilities in the IPnet stack affect a much broader range of devices than originally thought.

IoT Security

Nevada Joins the Ranks of States With Consumer Privacy Laws

Nevada joins the list of states with legislation on the books giving residents more control over how their personal information is used.

Legislation, Government, Data Privacy

Serious New Bug Emerges in Exim

A newly discovered buffer overflow in the Exim mail server can be used to cause a denial-of-service and possibly remote code execution.

Vulnerability

Senate Bill Creates DHS Threat Hunting Teams

The Senate has passed a measure that creates threat hunting and response teams to help government agencies and enterprises respond to major cybersecurity incidents.

Government, Ransomware

eGobbler Malvertising Campaign Targets Safari, Chrome Users

eGobbler Malvertising Campaign Targets Safari, Chrome Users

Browser Security, Vulnerability, Malvertising

Magecart’s Evolving Tactics Target Routers

One of the prominent Magecart threat groups, Magecart Group 5 (MG5) appears to be trying to compromise the routers used by airports, cafes, and other public buildings to provide users with public WiFi.

Magecart, Payment Card Breach, Ecommerce Security

Attackers Combine Attacks Against RDP with Ransomware

Attacks using Remote Desktop Protocol continue to be tremendously successful. It turns out many attackers are combining RDP attacks with ransomware.

Ransomware, Rdp

New Tortoiseshell Campaign Targets Veterans

A fake hiring site for veterans is the latest tool deployed by the Tortoiseshell attack group.

Malware

Enterprises Lack Clear Security Guidance for 5G

Enterprises need guidance on how to get ready for 5G networks, but the current fear-mongering about Huawei doesn't give enterprises the information they need to make sure the applications are secure.

Networking, Wireless Security, Internet, 5G, Critical Infrastructure Security

Microsoft Issues Emergency Fix for Critical IE Flaw

Microsoft has pushed out an emergency patch for a critical remote code execution bug in Internet Explorer that has been exploited.

Microsoft

GitHub Beefs Up Code Scanning With Semmle

Keeping software secure isn't just the developer's job. GitHub is strengthening its ecosystem with tools for developers, researchers, and project maintainers to identify and fix software vulnerabilities.

Application Security, Open Source, Vulnerability

Cloudflare Fights Bots With Tech, Trees

Cloudflare's new "bot fight mode" protects enterprises against malicious bots with tar-pit techniques and the company pledges to plant trees to offset the carbon costs.

Botnet

‘We Have to Stop Selling Fear’

CISA Director Christopher Krebs urged the security community to move past selling based on fear.

Government

Emotet Malware Reawakens

The Emotet malware has come back to life after several months of inactivity over the summer.

Malware