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Bugs in Signal, Facebook, Google chat apps let attackers spy on users

Vulnerabilities found in multiple video conferencing mobile applications allowed attackers to listen to users’ surroundings without permission before the person on the other end picked up the calls. The logic bugs were found by Google Project Zero security researcher Natalie Silvanovich in the Signal, Google Duo, Facebook Messenger, JioChat, and Mocha messaging apps and are … Continue reading Bugs in Signal, Facebook, Google chat apps let attackers spy on users

Businesses Struggle with Cloud Availability as Attackers Take Aim

Researchers find organizations struggle with availability for cloud applications as government officials warn of cloud-focused cyberattacks. The majority of organizations have separate tools for networking and security, researchers report in a new survey on cloud and networking challenges. Their findings emerge as US government officials warn businesses of successful attacks on corporate cloud services. Barracuda … Continue reading Businesses Struggle with Cloud Availability as Attackers Take Aim

5 New cybersecurity threats and challenges facing the financial services sector

It’s been a mixed year for the financial services sector. Some companies have seen increased demand for their services, while others have struggled to deal with the downturn in mortgage deals and reduced consumer spending. At a more granular level, many financial services companies have also had to deal with new ways of work, including … Continue reading 5 New cybersecurity threats and challenges facing the financial services sector

Hacker publishes stolen email and mailing addresses of 270,000 Ledger cryptocurrency wallet users

Details of Ledger hardware wallet customers provides golden opportunity for scammers Scams include threats to break into homes of customers if ransom is not paid The phone numbers, email and postal addresses of over 270,000 owners of the Ledger cryptocurrency hardware wallet have been made freely available for download from a hacking forum. The information, … Continue reading Hacker publishes stolen email and mailing addresses of 270,000 Ledger cryptocurrency wallet users