Stupid Patent of the Month: Alleged Cult Leader Wants to “Improve Performance”

In April, Mexican federal police arrested Keith Raniere, taking him from the $10,000-per-week villa where he was staying and extraditing him to New York. According to the NY Daily News, Raniere, leader of self-help group NXIVM (pronounced “nexium”), is now being held without bail while…

Introducing DNS Resolver for Tor

In case you haven’t heard yet, Cloudflare launched a privacy-first DNS resolver service on April 1st. It was no joke! The service, which was our first consumer-focused service, supports emerging DNS standards such as DNS over HTTPS:443 and TLS:853 in addition to traditional protocols over…

Vulnerability Spotlight: Natus NeuroWorks Multiple Vulnerabilites

In April 2018, Talos published 5 vulnerabilities in Natus NeuroWorks software. We have identified 3 additional vulnerabilities in the Natus Xltek EEG medical products from Natus Medical Inc. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Vulnerability Spotlight: Natus NeuroWorks Multiple Vulnerabilites

Mexico central bank says hackers siphoned $15 million from five companies

… said on Wednesday that a cyber attack had sucked around 300 million … April raised concerns of a cyber attack on banks in Latin America … admit there had been a cyber attack and provide details about potential … system, called SPEI, was not…

San Diego Darknet Dealer Admits Carfentanil Distribution

In early April, a former darknet vendor from San Diego pleaded guilty to buying and selling controlled substances via the darknet. Sky Justin Gornik, 39, had been selling drugs for years before federal agents raided his home and discovered fentanyl, carfentanil, ketamine, and other assorted…

Alphabay Vendor ‘EtiKing’ Sentenced to Life in Prison

On April 27, U.S. District Judge Paul Byron sentenced Jeremy Achey, 43, to life in prison. Achey sold fentanyl analogues on Alphabay and other darknet markets under the name ‘EtiKing’. A federal jury previously convicted Achey of conspiracy to distribute (fentanyl analogues) and distribution of…

Global Operation Takes Down DDoS-for-Hire Site

On April 24, international law enforcement agencies announced several arrests connected to Webstresser.org, the so-called “largest” booter or stresser service available to the general public. Many of the countries involved in the investigation issued press releases that detailed the arrest of operators in several countries….

SIVSL Joins Tech Giants in Blockchain Management.

NEW YORK, USA, April 28, 2018 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ — For months, news headlines have been packed with speculation about what’s next for cryptocurrency, its underlying blockchain technology and ICOs, and the funding mechanism of choice for … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE SIVSL Joins Tech Giants in…