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Phishing attacks

IBM Applies Cognitive Insights to Reduce Phishing Risks

IBM Trusteer Rapport adds news cognitive capabilities to help rapidly detect and protect against phishing attacks.
SSL/TLS certificates

Google Threatens to Distrust Symantec SSL/TLS Certificates

Google is warning that it intends to deprecate and remove trust in Symantec-issued SSL/TLS certificates, as Symantec shoots back that the move is unwarranted.
Gift Card Theft Bot

Cyber-thieves Using GiftGhostBot to Steal Gift Card Balances

Distil Networks discovers a new advanced persistent bot that is stealing money from gift cards at retailers around the world.
BEC Email Scam

Hacker Accused of Carrying Out Business Email Scam Netting $100M

The long arm of the law tracks down a lone hacker who allegedly used a business email compromise attack to steal $100 million from two U.S. companies.
Password security

HashiCorp Vault Enterprise Update Manages Distributed Secrets

Managing security information including passwords, gets a boost in new enterprise release of open-source based secrets management platform.
android security

Google Continues to Make Strides in Improving Android Security

Google made significant strides in 2016 to get more Android devices updated and reduce the number of harmful applications, but more work remains.

Google Reports a Jump in Hacked Websites in 2016

With the number of hacked and compromised websites on the rise, Google releases new documentation to help the site owners mitigate hacking risks.
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Hackers Escape VMware Virtual Machine Isolation at Pwn2Own 2017

Hackers find 51 vulnerabilities, including a series of virtualization hypervisor exploits, earning themselves $823,000 in prizes at Pwn2Own 2017.

11 Ways Taxpayers Can Keep Themselves Safe From Scams, Identity Theft SLIDESHOW

Tax season is the time of year when taxpayers are especially vulnerable to scams and identity theft. Here are 11 tips to keep yourself safe this tax season.
cyber-espionage and hacking

U.S. Indictments Confirm Fears of Wholesale Russian Hacking

NEWS ANALYSIS: The indictments against three Russian intelligence operatives and a hacker based in Canada reveal details about how so many Yahoo accounts were breached and plundered for data.
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U.S. Indicts Russian Intelligence Officers in 2014 Yahoo Breach VIDEO

DAILY VIDEO: DOJ Charges Russian intelligence officers in 2014 Yahoo hack; Third-party Twitter app hacked by Turkish activists to post messages; Intel now major player in driverless cars with Mobileye buy; and there's more.
Pwn2own contest

Pwn2Own Hackers Earn $340,000 Exploiting Windows, macOS

The second day of the Pwn2Own 2017 hacking competition reveals Windows, macOS, Adobe Flash and web browser exploits.

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