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[ad_1] Last week, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch revealed that the source code on a Missouri state website included the Social Security numbers of teachers, administrators, and counselors. The state government has reacted by blaming the Post-Dispatch. Now, the governor is doubling down on that with a new attack ad. “The Post-Dispatch discovered the vulnerability in
[ad_1] Verizon Visible, the wireless giant’s budget offering, experienced an attack recently that saw customer accounts taken over and orders placed using stored payment information. Verizon has verified that the hacked accounts were compromised by a credential stuffing campaign. The breached accounts are thought to have been compromised by a single actor, as a pattern
[ad_1] Baltimore, Maryland – Kyell Bryan, age 20, of Kingston, Pennsylvania, pleaded guilty today to aggravated identity theft in connection with his involvement in a “SIM swap” and cryptocurrency theft scheme. The guilty plea was announced by United States Attorney for the District of Maryland Erek L. Barron; Special Agent in Charge James R. Mancuso
[ad_1] “We encourage anyone who receives a letter to take advantage of this free service,” the pension system said. Support Local Journalism Your membership makes our reporting possible. {{featured_button_text}} PSRS/PEERS also has a dedicated telephone number with individuals trained to address questions about the incident. The phone number is 888-391-6964. It is unclear whether DESE
[ad_1] After its recent announcement, Call of Duty’s new anti-cheat system called Ricochet leaked, and hackers are already working on it. The new anti-cheat system was announced yesterday, and it promised to end or at least reduce the cheating problem that’s been present in Warzone since its launch in 2020. Hackers have been ruining players’
[ad_1] Companies operating Apache HTTP Server installations are urged to update their software following the disclosure of a vulnerability that can potentially allow remote code execution. Potentially tens of thousands of web servers are vulnerable to attacks on CVE-2021-41773, a vulnerability that the Apache Foundation said was already under active exploit earlier this week when
[ad_1] The title of this blog post is from our 2019 RSA Conference panel presentation on the ethics and business of “hack back”, a stage we shared with CrowdStrike and Trend Micro. It was based on 2019 presentations we had been giving to explain an ethical business model for hack back, based on setting international
[ad_1] Vulnerable devices and systems are targets.EThamPhoto/Getty Images Nir Kshetri, University of North Carolina – Greensboro Cyberattacks have hit schools and colleges harder than any other industry during the pandemic. In 2020, including the costs of downtime, repairs and lost opportunities, the average ransomware attack cost educational institutions $2.73 million. That is $300,000 more than
[ad_1] The U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency is warning of active exploitation attempts that leverage the latest line of “ProxyShell” Microsoft Exchange vulnerabilities that were patched earlier this May, including deploying LockFile ransomware on compromised systems. Tracked as CVE-2021-34473, CVE-2021-34523, and CVE-2021-31207, the vulnerabilities enable adversaries to bypass ACL controls, elevate privileges on the