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Phishy text message tries to steal your cellphone account

October 18, 2019 Leave a comment

Which sort of company is most likely to contact you via SMS? Why, your mobile phone provider, of course!

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Some Android adware apps hide icons to make it hard to remove them

October 18, 2019 Leave a comment

SophosLabs has discovered 15 apps on Google Play that install without icons as a ploy to keep themselves on the user’s device.

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Bitcoin money trail leads cops to ‘world’s largest’ child abuse site

October 18, 2019 Leave a comment

The Darknet server running the site, “Welcome to Video”, and the website’s convicted admin were tracked down by a global police force.

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S2 Ep13.5: All about social media: Growing up online, parent advice and social shaming – Naked Security Podcast

October 18, 2019 Leave a comment

A special episode dedicated to social media culture!

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Much-attacked Baltimore uses ‘mind-bogglingly’ bad data storage

October 18, 2019 Leave a comment

IT workers have been storing files on their computers’ hard drives. One councilman’s alleged response: “That can’t be right? That’s real?”

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S2 Ep 13: Weird Android zero day and other tech fails – Naked Security podcast

October 17, 2019 Leave a comment

Listen to the latest episode now!

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Pen testers find mystery black box connected to ship’s engines

October 17, 2019 Leave a comment

It had an Ethernet connection to the ship LAN but was also connected to a Windows console on the bridge which was so bright at night the crew had covered it up. The assumption had been that it was meant to be there.

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