Packet Storm Security Advisories: Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3435-1

Ubuntu Security Notice 3435-1 – Multiple security issues were discovered in Firefox. If a user were tricked in to opening a specially crafted website, an attacker could potentially exploit these to read uninitialized memory, obtain sensitive information, bypass phishing and malware protection, spoof….http://sec.jetlib.com/Packet_Storm_Security_Advisories/2017/10/02/Ubuntu_Security_Notice_USN-3435-1

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Google is further enhancing its user security tools with improved two-step authentication protocols

This program is targeted on corporate executives, politicians and celebrities who are most vulnerable to these attacks. The program would save user data continuously. The post Google is further enhancing its user security tools with improved two-step authentication protocols appeared first on Firstpost .http://www.firstpost.com/tech/news-analysis/google-is-further-enhancing-its-user-security-tools-with-improved-two-step-authentication-protocols-4096665.html

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Threat Round Up for Sept 22 – Sept 29

Today, Talos is publishing a glimpse into the most prevalent threats we’ve observed between September 22 and September 29. As with previous round-ups, this post isn’t meant to be an in-depth analysis. Instead, this post will summarize the threats we’ve observed by highlighting key behavior….http://blog.talosintelligence.com/2017/09/threat-round-up-170922-170929.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:%20feedburner/Talos%20%28Talos%20Blog%29

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Popular Mobile Trading Apps Riddled With Vulnerabilities, Security Firm Warns

Original Article Here IOActive’s review of 21 of the most used mobile apps for investment trading shows a majority of them exposing users to various security risks. Many of the most popular mobile investment trading applications that people use to buy and sell stocks, monitor positions, and conduct….http://infosechotspot.com/popular-mobile-trading-apps-riddled-with-vulnerabilities-security-firm-warns/

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New Research Shows Cyber Criminals Focused on Credential Theft

WatchGuard’s latest Internet Security Report reveals rise of Mimikatz, finds that 47 percent of all malware is new or zero day and offers comprehensive analysis of WannaCry28 September 2017 – Criminal tactics used to access user credentials are growing in prevalence and sophistication, according to….https://www.realwire.com/releases/New-Research-Shows-Cyber-Criminals-Focused-on-Credential-Theft

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