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CopyCat Malware Infects 14 Million Android Devices

A new malware strain is discovered with a novel approach to infecting Android handheld devices with adware.

Information Security

Classic Ether Wallet Hacked, Users Report Massive Losses

An unknown attacker has gained control over the web domain of Classic Ether Wallet, a client-side wallet system for the Ethereum Classic (ETC) …

If Your Business Network Uses Windows 10, It's Not As Secure As You Think

New attack technique called GhostHook renders the Windows security defense system useless once activated<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Post the deadly WannaCry attacks most business received recommendations from Computer Emergency Response Team …

South Korean hosting firm shells out $1M in yet another ransomware hack

In a nightmare scenario, South Korean web hosting firm Nayana announced that last week it had suffered a massive breach affecting more than 150 of its servers. But perhaps more troubling was the fact the attackers had managed to take control of an immense amount of user data.<p>In exchange, the …

Another bug found in Google Play, now removed

With all the malware and ransomware news flying around, now a new Android Trojan has been spotted on Google Play called Dvmap. However, Google took …

Pacemakers have thousands of vulnerabilities hackers can exploit, study finds

There are a lot of devices that don’t need to be connected to the internet. Toasters don’t need to be connected to the internet. Neither do juicers, door locks, or rectal thermometers. Pacemakers were around for at least 40 years before someone got the bright idea to expose them to the information …

Information Systems

Yahoo retires ImageMagick library after 18-byte exploit leaks user email content

The simple line of code made it possible for attackers to view private Yahoo Mail images.<p>Yahoo has decided to retire the use of the ImageMagick …