Firefox Web Browser Now Blocks Third-Party Tracking Cookies By Default - As promised, Mozilla has finally enabled "Enhanced Tracking Protection" feature on its Firefox browser by default, which from now onwards would automatically block all third-party tracking cookies that allow advertisers and websites to track you across the web.
Tracking cookies, also known as third http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheHackersNews/~3/vGzPUxAZeoA/firefox-tracking-cookies.html
Apple Launches Privacy-Focused 'Sign in with Apple ID' Feature at WWDC 2019 - Just like 'login with Google,' 'login with Facebook,' Twitter, LinkedIn or any other social media site, you would now be able to quickly sign-up and log into third-party websites and apps using your Apple ID.
What's the difference? Well, Apple claims that signing-in with Apple ID would protect user http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheHackersNews/~3/PUrUEi4ANGQ/apple-launches-privacy-focused-sign-in.html
macOS 0-Day Flaw Lets Hackers Bypass Security Features With Synthetic Clicks - A security researcher who last year bypassed Apple's then-newly introduced macOS privacy feature has once again found a new way to bypass security warnings by performing 'Synthetic Clicks' on behalf of users without requiring their interaction.
Last June, Apple introduced a core security feature in http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheHackersNews/~3/KCc2lB51ZE8/macOS-synthetic-click.html
SUPRA Smart TV Flaw Lets Attackers Hijack Screens With Any Video - I have said it before, and I will say it again — Smart devices are one of the dumbest technologies, so far, when it comes to protecting users' privacy and security.
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Hackers Stole Customers' Credit Cards from 103 Checkers and Rally's Restaurants - If you have swiped your payment card at the popular Checkers and Rally's drive-through restaurant chains in past 2-3 years, you should immediately request your bank to block your card and notify it if you notice any suspicious transaction.
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Hackers Infect 50,000 MS-SQL and PHPMyAdmin Servers with Rootkit Malware - Cyber Security researchers at Guardicore Labs today published a detailed report on a widespread cryptojacking campaign attacking Windows MS-SQL and PHPMyAdmin servers worldwide.
Dubbed Nansh0u, the malicious campaign is reportedly being carried out by an APT-style Chinese hacking group who has alre http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheHackersNews/~3/5U7cyftK9WE/hacking-mysql-phpmyadmin.html
Top 5 Last-Minute Memorial Day Deals at THN Store → Get 60% Extra OFF - Memorial Day has come and gone, but you still have time to land some of the best deals on some of the best apps and tech training bundles around.
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Flipboard Database Hacked — Users' Account Information Exposed - Flipboard, a popular social sharing and news aggregator service used by over 150 million people, has disclosed that its databases containing account information of certain users have been hacked.
According to a public note published yesterday by the company, unknown hackers managed to gain unauthor http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheHackersNews/~3/-KkesfMmGHM/flipboard-data-breach-hacking.html
Nearly 1 Million Computers Still Vulnerable to "Wormable" BlueKeep RDP Flaw - Nearly 1 million Windows systems are still unpatched and have been found vulnerable to a recently disclosed critical, wormable, remote code execution vulnerability in the Windows Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP)—two weeks after Microsoft releases the security patch.
If exploited, the vulnerability cou http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheHackersNews/~3/WaESRdPdx5M/bluekeep-rdp-vulnerability.html
U.S. Charges WikiLeaks' Julian Assange With Violating Espionage Act - The United States Justice Department has unveiled charges against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange with 17 new counts on the alleged violation of the Espionage Act by publishing classified information through WikiLeaks website.
If convicted for all counts, Assange could face a maximum sentence of 1 http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheHackersNews/~3/Zu2LYSQhJHc/wikileaks-assange-espionage.html
5 Cybersecurity Tools Every Business Needs to Know - Cybersecurity experts all echo the same thing – cyber attacks are going to get more rampant, and they will continue to pose severe threats against all technology users.
Businesses, in particular, have become prime targets for cybercriminals due to the nature of data and information they process and http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheHackersNews/~3/P5zGS2MX4_E/cybersecurity-tools-enterprise.html
Tor Browser for Android — First Official App Released On Play Store - Wohooo! Great news for privacy-focused users.
Tor Browser, the most popular privacy-focused browser, for Android is finally out of beta, and the first stable version has now arrived on Google Play Store for anyone to download.
The Tor Project announced Tuesday the first official stable release of http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheHackersNews/~3/Hr-Nv1x2iMI/tor-browser-for-android.html
Hacker Disclosed 3 Unpatched Microsoft Zero-Day Exploits In Less Than 24 Hours - Less than 24 hours after publicly disclosing an unpatched zero-day vulnerability in Windows 10, the anonymous hacker going by online alias "SandboxEscaper" has now dropped new exploits for two more unpatched Microsoft zero-day vulnerabilities.
The two new zero-day vulnerabilities affect Microsoft's http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheHackersNews/~3/nkohB1sdxOY/microsoft-zero-day-vulnerability.html
Google Stored G Suite Users' Passwords in Plain-Text for 14 Years - After Facebook and Twitter, Google becomes the latest technology giant to have accidentally stored its users' passwords unprotected in plaintext on its servers—meaning any Google employee who has access to the servers could have read them.
In a blog post published Tuesday, Google revealed that its http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheHackersNews/~3/j4rRdfpwe-w/google-gsuite-plaintext-password.html
PoC Exploit For Unpatched Windows 10 Zero-Day Flaw Published Online - An anonymous hacker with an online alias "SandboxEscaper" today released proof-of-concept (PoC) exploit code for a new zero-day vulnerability affecting Windows 10 operating system—that's his/her 5th publicly disclosed Windows zero-day exploit [1, 2, 3] in less than a year.
Published on GitHub, the http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheHackersNews/~3/S3_XI7mmIWg/windows-zero-day-vulnerability.html
Core Elastic Stack Security Features Now Available For Free Users As Well - Elastic, the company behind the most widely used enterprise search engine ElasticSearch and the Elastic Stack, today announced that it has decided to make core security features of the Elastic Stack free and accessible to all users.
ELK Stack or Elastic Stack is a collection of three powerful open http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheHackersNews/~3/wzzIiVus-kw/elastic-stack-security.html
WEBINAR: How to Get Enterprise Cyber Security for your Mid-Sized Organization - High-quality cybersecurity posture is typically regarded as the exclusive domain of the large and heavy resourced enterprises – those who can afford a multi-product security stack and a skilled security team to operate it.
This implies a grave risk to all organizations who are not part of this grou http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheHackersNews/~3/H46a6Cut2hw/enterprise-cybersecurity-webinar.html
US Tech Giants Google, Intel, Qualcomm, Broadcom Break Up With Huawei - Google has reportedly suspended all businesses with the world's second-biggest smartphone maker, Huawei, and revoked its Android license effective immediately—a move that will have a drastic impact on Huawei devices across the globe.
Revoking Android license means Huawei future smartphones will no http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheHackersNews/~3/E2D78jdt2RI/google-intel-huawei.html
Report Reveals TeamViewer Was Breached By Chinese Hackers In 2016 - The German software company behind TeamViewer, one of the most popular software in the world that allows users to access and share their desktops remotely, was reportedly compromised in 2016, the German newspaper Der Spiegel revealed today.
TeamViewer is popular remote-support software that allows http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheHackersNews/~3/15yW2fHZU_4/teamviewer-software-hacked.html
Hacker Breaks Into Stack Overflow Q&A Site, No Evidence of Data Breach - Stack Overflow, one of the largest question and answer site for programmers, revealed today that an unknown hacker(s) managed to gain unauthorized access to its production systems on May 11, 2019.
Founded by Jeff Atwood and Joel Spolsky in 2008, Stack Overflow is the flagship site of the Stack Exch http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheHackersNews/~3/mVblLnRdpeg/stack-overflow-databreach.html
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