Category: hacker

Google three times increased reward for vulnerabilities
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Google three times increased reward for vulnerabilities

The company will also prevent sites from tracking users in private mode. Google Inc. has announced a threefold increase in the maximum amounts paid as ... Read More

The State Duma of the Russian Federation clarified the definition of spyware
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The State Duma of the Russian Federation clarified the definition of spyware

The amendments exclude unsubstantiated charges of espionage for the purchase of a GPS tracker or glasses with a camera. The State Duma of the Russian ... Read More

Drupal fixes a critical vulnerability allowing to take control of sites.
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Drupal fixes a critical vulnerability allowing to take control of sites.

The problem only affects the Drupal version 8.7.4. Drupal content management system developers have released an update that fixes a vulnerability in a key component ... Read More

Former Microsoft employee arrested for stealing digital currency for $ 10 million
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Former Microsoft employee arrested for stealing digital currency for $ 10 million

The attacker managed to buy an expensive car and a house on the lake. A former employee of Microsoft was arrested for stealing digital currency ... Read More

Malicious versions of WinRAR, Winbox and IDM distribute spyware
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Malicious versions of WinRAR, Winbox and IDM distribute spyware

Attackers use StrongPity malware aimed at cyber espionage. The hacker APT grouping StrongPity uses malicious versions of WinRAR and Winbox to install spyware. The malicious ... Read More

In the USA, FaceApp was considered a threat to national security.
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In the USA, FaceApp was considered a threat to national security.

The US Senator asks the FBI and the FTC to investigate the popular Russian application. The Russian application FaceApp can pose a threat to US ... Read More

Krasnoyarsk criminal will go to jail for more than 80 cyber attacks
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Krasnoyarsk criminal will go to jail for more than 80 cyber attacks

The offender hacked sites online stores for three years. The October regional court of Krasnoyarsk sentenced to four and a half years a penal colony ... Read More

Twitter vulnerability allows false links to be displayed.
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Twitter vulnerability allows false links to be displayed.

Attackers can exploit the vulnerability not only to spread misinformation, but also for malicious activity. Twitter vulnerability allows attackers to create tweets with content from ... Read More

Russia has reached a historic high on the use of Tor
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Russia has reached a historic high on the use of Tor

By the number of users, on July 11, the Russian Federation ranked first, beating the United States and Iran. On July 11, 2019, more than ... Read More