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Category: Threats

Twitter Sold Data To Cambridge Analytica-Linked Company

CyberWisdom Safe Harbor Commentary threatpost.com covers a surprising thing that Twitter was the latest company to publicly review its protection of user data recently after it disclosed publicly its data access rights to Cambridge Analytica contact researchers this week. A month after the announcement, Facebook was criticized for leaking user data to Cambridge Analytics through

Beware – Dangerous IoT Attacks Leads Some One to Hack and Control Your Car

CyberWisdom Safe Harbor Commentary on Dangerous IoT Attacks Can Hack and  Control Your Car: I couldn’t believe this story from gbhackers.com that discovers a revealing Internet of Things (IoT), which is responsible for connecting incredible things, now offers the possibility of connecting vehicles to the Internet. Therefore, by providing real-time information on traffic conditions, road

Malicious Payload Evasion Techniques to Bypass Antivirus with Advanced Exploitation Frameworks

CyberWisdom Safe Harbor Commentary on Malicious Payload Evasion Techniques, with Advanced Exploitation Frameworks A must-read story from gbhackers.com thinks things we don’t talk about but advanced threats continue to evolve, have more advanced features, bring more pain to analysis, and can even escape advanced security software such as anti-virus software. This comparison is based on the

Why we should collectively worry about Facebook and Google owning our data

CyberWisdom Safe Harbor Commentary: Today I came across this story from thenextweb.com that argues an interesting on a large number of scandals concerning the shakeup of Facebook’s Cambridge Analytical Corporation, because we found that about 87 million users’ data were unknown to analysts in order to influence voters before the election. I feel that at

What the IRS computer crash can tell us about cybersecurity

CyberWisdom Safe Harbor Commentary on IRS computer crash: Based on public information so far, we have no reason to believe that a computer crash that caused the tax deadline of the IRS to delay the submission deadline is a job for hackers, foreign or domestic hackers. Even so, we can identify some valuable things for

Nearly half of UK manufacturers hit by cyber attacks could be US

CyberWisdom Safe Harbor Commentary According to an industry organization report, nearly half of British manufacturers were hit by cyber security incidents. The report calls for the government to pay more attention to the specific security needs of the industry. A survey shows that about 48% of British manufacturers admit that they sometimes encounter cyber security

Sounding The Alarm About A New Russian Cyber Threat

CyberWisdom Safe Harbor Commentary Today I came across this story from npr.org that says a revealing that in a rare joint statement issued last week, the United States and Britain warned that Russia is actively preparing for the future of the Western cyber war. Of particular concern is that according to a joint technical alert

Google Project Zero hacker discloses a Zero-Day in Windows Lockdown Policy

CyberWisdom Safe Harbor Commentary on Zero-Day in Windows Lockdown Policy Today I came across this story from securityaffairs.co that covers Google researchers have publicly disclosed a Windows 10 zero-day attack that can be exploited by an attacker to bypass Windows locking policies on systems with User Mode Code Integrity (UMCI). Google has publicly disclosed a Windows 10

Most dangerous attack techniques, and what’s coming next

CyberWisdom Safe Harbor Commentary Today I came across this story from helpnetsecurity.com that finds out things we don’t talk about but SANS experts presented the five most dangerous new types of cyberattacks in the 2018 Keynote Speech at the annual RSA Conference in San Francisco and how they worked, how they stopped or at least slowed

Critical LinkedIn AutoFill Vulnerability Allow Hackers to Steal LinkedIn Users Sensitive Information

CyberWisdom Safe Harbor Commentary Today I came across this story from gbhackers.com that guides a surprising new vulnerability discovered in the LinkedIn autocomplete feature leaks sensitive user information to third-party websites. LinkedIn provides other sites with an auto-filled future to fill LinkedIn’s user name, email address, phone number, location, and job information. LinkedIn only provides