SANS warns of new areas for cyber attack

… Ed Skoudis, a top hacker exploits expert, SANS … hosting mission-critical applications. However, attackers are increasingly targeting … is shifting from hacking machines to hacking data – … Attackers are instead installing crypto coin miners. These attacks are … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE SANS…

Kyle Milliken identified as hacker behind Imgur, Disqus, Kickstarter data breaches: Report

… products,” the report said. The hacker’s exploits culminated in data … high-profile hacking cases are no exception. Security researcher and former “Anonymous” hacktivist Hector … FBI’s investigation into the group in 2011. More recently, convicted … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Kyle Milliken identified as…

Meltdown and Spectre Exploits Target Flaw in Chip Designs

A pair of exploits which target hardware design flaws in CPUs made by Intel, AMD, and ARM have come to light early in 2018. The exploits allow programs, even JavaScript, to gain access to sensitive information, including passwords and encryption keys, stored in virtual memory….

Now your iPhone might be at risk from hackers due to flaws – Independent.ie

“All Mac systems and iOS devices are affected, but there are no known exploits impacting customers at this time,” said the tech giant. “Since exploiting many of these issues requires a malicious app to be loaded on your Mac or iOS device, we recommend downloading…

NSA Exploits Used to Create Monero Mining Malware

A pair of exploits used by the NSA, which had been leaked online earlier this year by the hacker group known as the Shadow Brokers, is now causing havoc by aiding a group that is using the exploits to install malware which runs Monero mining…