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Google, Microsoft find another Spectre, Meltdown flaw

Intel promises patches in the next few weeks. Devices could take a performance hit.<p>Intel and Microsoft on Monday disclosed a newly found variant of the Spectre and Meltdown security flaws, revealing another vulnerability in chips used in hundreds of millions of computers and mobile devices.<p>Intel is …

Information Security

Chrome Has a Built In Malware Scanner, Here’s How to Use It

Lots of malware tries to bog down your browser, but Google Chrome isn’t defenseless—on Windows there’s a built-in scanner called Cleanup.<p>This …

Malware

DHS Releases New Cybersecurity Strategy

Jonathan E. MeyerJurisdiction: All FederalType of Law: Communications, Media & Internet

Cybersecurity

Launching an EC2 Fleet

An <i>EC2 Fleet</i> contains the configuration information to launch a fleet—or group—of instances. In a single API call, a fleet can launch multiple …

Cloud Computing

BMW Uses Tesla Example to Explain Long Development Process for EVs

As time goes by it’s becoming clearer that the future of the automotive industry is in many ways electric. That said, BMW has already announced plans …

Tesla

Can you really lease a BMW i3 for $54 per month?

Buying an electric car second hand seems to be a popular thing as of late, with prices being so low that pre-owned EVs are hard to pass up. However, …

New Jersey

Raspberry Pi Geiger Counter

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts, hobbyists and makers searching for inspiration for a new project to keep them busy, may be interested in this awesome new …

Raspberry Pi

Ransomware Focuses its Target on Supply Chains

<i>PYMNTS</i> reports that businesses are facing challenges when it comes to protecting their supply chain.<p>According to the new NTT Security 2018 Global …

Cybersecurity

Banking by mobile app 'to overtake online by 2019'

<b>More consumers will use apps on their smartphone than a computer to do their banking by as early as next year, according to forecasts.</b><p>Last year, 22 million people managed their current account on their phone, industry analyst CACI said.<p>It has predicted that 35 million people - or 72% of the UK …

Banking

Get Smart About Network Segmentation & Traffic Routing

Through a combination of intelligent segmentation and traffic routing to tools, you can gain much better visibility into your network. Here's how.

Information Security

Banks Adopt Military-Style Tactics to Fight Cybercrime

O’FALLON, Mo. — In a windowless bunker here, a wall of monitors tracked incoming attacks — 267,322 in the last 24 hours, according to one hovering dial, or about three every second — as a dozen analysts stared at screens filled with snippets of computer code.<p>Pacing around, overseeing the stream of …

Cybersecurity

Protecting against ransomware using PCI DSS and other hardening standards

Ensuring compliance with PCI DSS is a good place to start in defending against threats like ransomware. Doing so can help organisations identify and …

Cybersecurity

OpenROV: Underwater Exploration with Raspberry Pi

There are plenty of Raspberry Pis doing good work in various unusual environments, from monitoring penguins in the extreme cold of Antarctica to …

Raspberry Pi

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak believes that blockchain will the next big technological revolution

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak is bullish on the Blockchain platform Ethereum, saying the technology could be the next <b>Apple</b>.<p>Apple co-founder Steve …

Blockchain

Windows 7 Meltdown patch and AnyConnect 4.4

We are facing the same issue. Didi you solved it already?<p>I found this discussion with s solution but didn´t test it right now....<p><b>We managed to get somewhere with Support this afternoon. It looks like a fix is to deploy an XML Profile Settings file. This is generated using Cisco's AnyConnect Profile</b> …

Information Security

The Internet is broken. Blockchain can fix it.

Joe Lubin’s keynote at ConsenSys’ Ethereal Summit focused on security, disintermediation, Web 3.0 and Web 4.0.<p>The Internet “has been spectacular in …

Blockchain

Siemens creates big data skills lab at Newcastle University

The University this week saw the opening of the MindSphere Lab which will provide students with access to data from a number of projects across …

Newcastle University

Atlanta’s network almost recovered from cyber attack, cost still unkown

The City of Atlanta’s computer network has nearly recovered from a ransomware cyber attack suffered nearly two months ago, said Chief Operating …

Cybersecurity

How We Stop Underutilizing Data In Healthcare | Articles | Big Data

In anticipation of our Big Data & Analytics in Healthcare Summit, this May 22-23, I have been talking to a lot of the speakers in order to understand …

Big Data

Google Chrome outlines steps to push universal HTTPS standard

Google Chrome remains at the top of the world’s most-used browsers, so any changes the Chrome team make will affect the vast majority of internet …

Information Security

Naturebytes' weatherproof Pi and camera case

Naturebytes are making their weatherproof Wildlife Cam Case available as a standalone product for the first time, a welcome addition to the Raspberry …

Raspberry Pi

Germany calls on chip and hardware makers to tackle processor flaws | Reuters

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany’s federal cyber agency called on chip and hardware-makers to address new vulnerabilities discovered in computer central processing units, but said no complete fix was possible at the moment.<p>A German flag is seen on the laptop screen in front of a computer screen on which …

Advanced Micro Devices

Mirai botnet adds three new attacks to target IoT devices

This new version of the botnet uses exploits instead of brute force attacks to gain control of unpatched devices.<p>A new variant of the Mirai botnet …

Web Servers

Raspberry Pi Zero W Bash Bunny

System administrators, penetration testers and the privacy conscious of you may be interested in a Raspberry Pi version of the Hak5 Gear Bash Bunny …

Raspberry Pi

Ex-Intel security expert: This new Spectre attack can even reveal firmware secrets

A new variant of Spectre can expose the contents of memory that normally can't be accessed by the OS kernel.<p><i>Video: AMD and Microsoft join forces to</i> …

Information Security

Microsoft continues mission to eliminate passwords with FIDO2

Microsoft is again making strides in its efforts to eliminate the need for passwords. The company recently shared about some new security …

Windows 10

TippingPoint Threat Intelligence and Zero-Day Coverage – Week of May 14, 2018

It’s one thing when your security solutions help protect your organization from a devastating cyberattack. It’s another thing when the company who …

Cybersecurity

Scarab-Horsuke Ransomware

Scarab-Horsuke Ransomware is a detection name that malware researchers gave to a Trojan based on the Scarab Ransomware. The Scarab-Horsuke Ransomware …

Trends

Everbe@airmail.cc Ransomware

The Everbe@airmail.cc Ransomware Trojan is designed to encipher the user-generated content on compromised machines and attempt to sell a decryptor to …

Malware

Chrome to Issue Red "Not Secure" Warning for HTTP

<b>Google is putting yet another nail in the HTTP coffin: starting with Chrome 70, pages that are not served over a secure connection will be marked</b> …

Information Security