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IOTroop Botnet Hits Over a Million Organizations in Under 30 Days

The IoT botnet is expected to spread faster than Mirai.<p>A new IoT botnet dubbed IOTroop is expected to spread faster than Mirai because it has …

Information Security

Reaper Botnet Has Come for the Internet

<b>A brand-new, and massive, internet of things (IoT) botnet is poised to bring down the internet. Maybe. Probably.</b><p>According to Check Point’s research …

New Magniber Ransomware Targets South Korea, Asia Pacific

Researchers identified a new ransomware family called Magniber that uniquely only targets users in South Korea and the Asia Pacific regions.

Asia Pacific

Laptop Flipflop: Now U.S. Tries To Ban Laptops In Checked, Not Carry-On, Luggage

Seven months after America banned laptops from the passenger cabins of flights from the Arab World – forcing travelers to check them into cargo holds – the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) wants global airlines to ban the very practice its government had previously imposed on them.<p>The FAA’s …

Guns, guns violence prevention, guns safety

GunsThree million Americans carry loaded handguns daily<p>An estimated three million adult American handgun owners carry a firearm loaded and on their …

Guns

New phishing campaign uses 30-year-old Microsoft mess as bait

Necurs botnet spreads ransomware carried in Office documentsThe ever-vigilant folk at the Internet Storm Centre (SANS) have spotted yet another …

Freddie Mac

How Systematic Lying Can Improve Your Security

No, you don't have to tell websites your mother's actual maiden name.<p>After any major breach, the entire security community clamors to weigh in. The …

Google Home Mini spied on user 'thousands of times a day,' sent recordings to Google

Some Google Mini smart speakers were turning themselves on and spying on users multiple times per day. Google has patched the issue, but it raises …

Google Home Mini

US deputy attorney general just called for 'responsible encryption.' Don't fall for it.

You only need to look at the past year of data breaches, leaks, and exposures to see that some of the most precious national security and …

Data Breach Notification Most Clicked Subject in Phishing Tests

The most common subject line to get an employee’s attention and act to click relates to data breaches.<p>According to the top 10 global phishing email …

Israel Spotted Russian Spies Using Kaspersky Lab AV to Hack US: Report

Kaspersky Lab has denied any knowledge of or involvement in an alleged Russian state campaign to steal US intelligence documents using its anti-virus …

Cybersecurity firm says Russian hacking group using new malware tool

A longstanding hacking group believed to be Russian intelligence is focusing on southeast European and former Soviet bloc political targets with a …

Do you have Intel AMT? Then you have a problem today! Intel Active Management Technology INTEL-SA-00075, (Tue, May 2nd)

There have been some reports to us about an issue with Intel Active Management Technology, Intel Small Business Technology, and Intel Standard …

Information Security

IDG Contributor Network: 7 things startups need to know about cybersecurity

It’s hard to imagine any business that doesn’t use any form of technology these days. The problem is, any computing infrastructure or equipment can …

Positively Present Picks: June 23, 2017

"You can't be hesitant about who you are." <i>Viola Davis</i> <br>The Magic of Mistakes : it's okay (and good!) to make mistakesCharm Comforter : was lucky to …

Lorde

5 Crucial Emotional Intelligence Traits of Highly Effective Leaders

No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care”<br>Theodore RooseveltAccording to the World Economic Forum, Emotional Intelligence …

Emotional Intelligence

5 Ways To Show Courage Every Day

You're reading 5 Ways To Show Courage Every Day, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're enjoying this, …

Building Better Men

PODCAST<p>Continue to the category<p>Best of MP<p>MPP134: Top 9 Skills to Instantly Improve Your Communication With People<p>Artur Kot<p>The MenProvement Podcast: …

Fan Mail Friday #120 | Is the Juice Worth the Squeeze?

Time for Fan Mail Friday, where we’ll be answering your questions and dropping some knowledge and feedback to help you kick the weekend off right.If …

Married at First Sight

Victoria cancels 590 fines in wake of WannaCry infection

The Victorian government has cancelled 590 fines after 55 of the state's speed and red-light cameras were hit with WannaCry ransomware.<p>Victoria's …

Two Men Arrested in Connection with Microsoft Hack

Two British men have been arrested in connection with an international investigation into the unauthorized access of Microsoft networks.<p>Detectives …

Virgin Media Customers Urged to Change Passwords

Virgin Media customers using the broadband giant’s Super Hub 2 routers have been urged to change their passwords after a <i>Which?</i> investigation revealed …

Ransomware revisited – is it really the worst sort of malware? [Security SOS Week]

Today’s Security SOS webinar is:<p>The event takes place at 2pm UK time (13:00 UTC, 15:00 CEST, 09:00 EDT), and consists of about 30 minutes of live …

Siemens Patches Flaws in SIMATIC, XHQ Products

<b>Siemens and ICS-CERT published advisories this week to alert users of improper authentication and privilege escalation vulnerabilities affecting some</b> …

Amazon Patents Measures to Prevent In-Store Comparison Shopping

Amazon has been issued a patent on security measures that prevents people from comparison shopping while in the store. It's not a particularly …

Online Life

WikiLeaks Details CIA's Air-Gapped Network Hacking Tool

<b>WikiLeaks published several documents on Thursday detailing a tool allegedly used by the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) to hack air-gapped</b> …

Stress Management: Top Ten Habits To Reduce Stress In Your Daily Life

You're reading Stress Management: Top Ten Habits To Reduce Stress In Your Daily Life, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self …

Happiness

Minisode Monday #57 | The Way We Treat the Ones We Meet

Welcome to Minisode Monday, where we kick off the week with something quick and actionable — to make you more magnetic and effective — that you can …

Productivity

Why Guilt Is A Horrible Motivator

You're reading Why Guilt Is A Horrible Motivator, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're enjoying this, …

Motivation

Chris Hadfield | Rare Earthling (Episode 625)

Chris Hadfield (@Cmdr_Hadfield) is an engineer, former Royal Canadian Air Force fighter pilot, retired astronaut, the first Canadian to walk in …