TeleBots: First evidence linking Industroyer to NotPetya – Week in security with Tony Anscombe

ESET’s analysis of a recent backdoor used by TeleBots – the group behind the massive NotPetya ransomware outbreak – uncovers strong code similarities to the Industroyer main backdoor, revealing a rumored connection that was not previously proven. Google+ to shut down. California outlaws poor default…

Latest Hacking News Podcast #139 – Latest Hacking News

New espionage group forgoes malware, critical WhatsApp flaw could have been triggered by a call and a look at Russian and Chinese hacking communinites on episode 139 of the Latest Hacking News Podcast. Latest Hacking News Podcast #139 on Latest Hacking News. VISIT THE SOURCE…

These are the hackers targeting the midterm election

… ,” said one hacker for the group New World Hackers, explaining how he … U.S., groups like Anonymous, New World Hackers and Ghost Squad Hackers are capable … critical infrastructure, according to an anonymous hacker who goes by the pseudonym … VISIT THE SOURCE…

100G Lambda MSA Group Adds New Members and Releases Updated Specifications for Next Generation Networks

The 100G Lambda MSA group is driving the next generation of low cost 100G optics, and paving the way to 400G interconnects. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE 100G Lambda MSA Group Adds New Members and Releases Updated Specifications for Next Generation Networks

North Korea hackers tried to get $1.1 billion in global bank attacks: FireEye

… firm FireEye Inc. The hackers, which FireEye identified as … million. The group has hacked heavily defended servers … in cyberattacks. In recent attacks, the hacking group “burns the … persistent efforts by sophisticated attackers, according to Eldon Sprickerhoff … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE…

NKorea hackers broke into banks worldwide

… North Korean hacking group focused on financial … US$100mil (RM416mil). The hackers have gotten past heavily … location of their attacks.” The most prominent attack by APT38 was … persistent efforts by sophisticated attackers, according to Eldon Sprickerhoff, … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE NKorea…

International Privacy Experts Adopt Recommendations for Connected Vehicles

The International Working Group on Data Protection adopted new recommendations to protect privacy as vehicles become increasingly connected. The Berlin-based Working Group includes data protection authorities who assess emerging privacy challenges. As cars today connect both to the Internet and other vehicles “more and more…

Cybersecurity Experts Ponder Who Is Exposing China’s Hackers

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Cyberespionage Experts Want to Know Who’s Exposing China’s Hacking Army

… behind an anonymous effort to expose China’s hacker army? An anonymous group calling … the most prolific suspected China-linked hacking groups tracked by cybersecurity researchers. It … that outlined two alleged Chinese hacking campaigns, including providing the names … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Cyberespionage…