September Patch Tuesday, patch your Windows now to avoid ugly surprises

Microsoft has just released the September Patch Tuesday, a huge batch of security updates to address 81 vulnerabilities including Blueborne issue. Microsoft has just released the September Patch Tuesday, a huge batch of security updates to address 81 vulnerabilities in almost any supported versions of Windows and other MS products.http://securityaffairs.co/wordpress/62992/security/windows-september-patch-tuesday.html

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Grading our Predictions: See how we aired in 1H 2017

In December of last year, we released eight predictions as to what we thought the 2017 cybersecurity landscape would hold. Although we’ve definitely observed new trends and attacks that we didn’t foresee, we’ve also seen several of our predictions play out as anticipated. With only three and a half months left in the year, we’re.http://blog.trendmicro.com/grading-predictions-see-aired-1h-2017/

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GUEST ESSAY: 5 cyber attacks you will need to defend this week

By David Balaban, director of the Privacy-PC.com project Computer infections continue to pose a major threat to every one of us. Distinguishing between the most pervasive types of threats is the first step in protecting your particular device. Here is a quick rundown of what lurks out there: Mass mailed phishing campaigns.http://lastwatchdog.com/guest-essay-5-cyber-attacks-you-will-need-to-defend-this-week/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:%20LastWatchdog%20%28The%20Last%20Watchdog%29

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Android Mobile Ransomware: Bigger, Badder, Better? – TrendLabs Security Intelligence Blog

blog.trendmicro.com – The mobile threat landscape isn’t just rife with information stealers and rooting malware. There’s also mobile ransomware. While it seems they’re not as mature as their desktop counterparts, what wit… Tweeted by @vesajoki https://twitter.com/vesajoki/status/902197880542437378http://blog.trendmicro.com/trendlabs-security-intelligence/android-mobile-ransomware-evolution/

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Android Mobile Ransomware: Bigger, Badder, Better?

By Lorin Wu (Mobile Threat Analyst) The mobile threat landscape isn’t just rife with information stealers and rooting malware. There’s also mobile ransomware. While it seems they’re not as mature as their desktop counterparts, what with the likes of WannaCry and Petya, the increasing usage of mobile….http://blog.trendmicro.com/trendlabs-security-intelligence/android-mobile-ransomware-evolution/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:%20Anti-MalwareBlog%20%28Trendlabs%20Security%20Intelligence%20Blog%29

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Beware of Windows/MacOS/Linux Virus Spreading Through Facebook Messenger

If you came across any Facebook message with a video link sent by anyone, even your friend — just don’t click on it. Security researchers at Kaspersky Lab have spotted an ongoing cross-platform campaign on Facebook Messenger, where users receive a video link that redirects them to a fake website, luring them to install malicious software.http://thehackernews.com/2017/08/facebook-virus-hacking.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:%20TheHackersNews%20%28The%20Hackers%20News%20-%20Security%20Blog%29

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