Making citizens more than just bystanders

It was last year that S. Swathi, a 24-year-old software engineer, was brutally hacked to death at the Nungambakkam railway station in Chennai, Tamil Nadu by a man in full public view. Could the public have been more than just bystanders in this case, or several other cases, and come to the aid of….http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/making-citizens-more-than-just-bystanders/article19814337.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

White House chief’s personal phone breached, report says – CNET

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly, previously the Homeland Security chief. CBS News. Hackers or foreign governments may have had access to White House Chief of Staff John Kelly’s personal phone as far back as December. That’s according to a report from Politico , citing three US government officials.https://www.cnet.com/news/white-house-chief-of-staffs-personal-phone-was-compromised/#ftag=CAD590a51e

This sneaky phishing attack hijacks your chats to spread malware

Victims of the highly-targeted FreeMilkphishing campaign include a bank, a services firm and an international sporting group. Image: iStock. Hackers are intercepting legitimate email conversations between individuals and hijacking them to spread malware to corporate networks by using….http://www.zdnet.com/article/this-sneaky-phishing-attack-hijacks-your-chats-to-spread-malware/#ftag=RSSbaffb68

This sneaky phishing attack hijacks your chats to spread malware (ZDNet)

Victims of the highly-targeted FreeMilkphishing campaign include a bank, a services firm and an international sporting group. Image: iStock. Hackers are intercepting legitimate email conversations between individuals and hijacking them to spread malware to corporate networks by using….http://www.zdnet.com/article/this-sneaky-phishing-attack-hijacks-your-chats-to-spread-malware/#ftag=RSSbaffb68

Critical Flaw Found in Siemens Smart Meters (SecurityWeek)

Siemens has released a firmware update for its 7KT PAC1200 smart meters to address a critical vulnerability that can allow remote attackers to bypass authentication and perform administrative actions on the device. Siemens’ 7KT PAC1200 multichannel measuring devices, part of the company’s SENTRON….http://www.securityweek.com/critical-flaw-found-siemens-smart-meters?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Securityweek+%28SecurityWeek+RSS+Feed%29

Are you part of the Whole Foods data breach? Here’s how to find out

The Whole Foods store in Lower Macungie Township is among those affected by the data breach that hit the chain, according to the company’s website. The site says the store, at 750 N. Krocks Road in the Hamilton Crossings shopping center, may have had payment cards compromised at the coffee bar,… 2017-10-04.https://article.wn.com/view/2017/10/06/Are_you_part_of_the_Whole_Foods_data_breach_Here_s_how_to_fi_g/

Critical Flaw Found in Siemens Smart Meters

Siemens has released a firmware update for its 7KT PAC1200 smart meters to address a critical vulnerability that can allow remote attackers to bypass authentication and perform administrative actions on the device. Siemens’ 7KT PAC1200 multichannel measuring devices, part of the company’s SENTRON….http://www.securityweek.com/critical-flaw-found-siemens-smart-meters?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Securityweek+%28SecurityWeek+RSS+Feed%29

Woman Films Her New Internet-Connected Camera Whispering ‘Hello’

DELEN ALSJEBLIEFT!!!!Even dacht ik dat ik gek werd. Ik kom thuis en doe mijn dagelijkse dingen. Boodschappen gedaan en deze even opruimen, zingend door je huis heen.. tot je ineens iets hoort rommelen in de woonkamer. Ik liep de woonkamer in en ik zag mijn camera bewegen.https://www.extremetech.com/electronics/257057-woman-films-new-internet-connected-camera-whispering-hola-senorita