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Fake News and Influence: Information Warfare in the Digital Age
It's been around forever, but in a modern digital era marked by influence campaigns and deep fakes, information warfare has become much easier to carry out.
ThreatList: 4.1B Records Exposed in Breaches in First Half of 2019
The number of exposed records has hit record highs in just the first two quarters.
Breached Passwords Still in Use By Hundreds of Thousands
More than 300,000 users still utilize credentials that have been compromised - with people visiting video streaming and porn sites most at fault, Google found in a new study.
News Wrap: DejaBlue Bugs and Biometrics Data Breaches
From the biometrics of one million being exposed, to new Microsoft Bluekeep-like threats, Threatpost discusses the top news of the week.
HTTP Bugs Open Websites to DoS Attacks
Eight vulnerabilities in the HTTP/2 server implementations were found in vendors Amazon, Apple, Microsoft and Apache.
Energy Sector Phish Swims Past Microsoft Email Security via Google Drive
The savvy technique of avoiding malicious links in the email allowed the phishing attack to reach its targets.
Apache Security Advisories Red Flag Wrong Versions in Patching Gaffe
Up to 24 Apache Struts Security Advisories listed the wrong versions that were impacted by vulnerabilities, researchers warn.
Choice Hotels Breach Showcases Need for Shared Responsibility Model
700,000 customer records were exposed after being housed on a vendor's server that lacked appropriate security.
Clickjacking Evolves to Hook Millions of Top-Site Visitors
Researchers said that clickjacking is a threat that's evolving, with new tactics just starting to emerge.
Fingerprints of 1M Exposed in Public Biometrics Database
A publicly accessible database exposed the fingerprints and facial recognition information of millions, thrusting biometrics security into the spotlight once again.
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