Is domain name abuse something companies should worry about?

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Fri, 18 Sep 2020 16:57:09 +0000

Should you worry about domain name abuse? For the most part it depends on what kind of company you are and what you expect to encounter.

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Lock and Code S1Ep11: Locating concerns of Bluetooth and beacon technology with Chris Boyd

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 20 Jul 2020 15:30:00 +0000

This week on Lock and Code, we discuss the top security headlines generated right here on Labs and around the Internet. In addition, we talk to Chris Boyd, lead malware intelligence analyst for Malwarebytes, about Bluetooth and beacon technology. Last month, cybersecurity experts warned the public about the data collection embedded in the Donald Trump 2020…

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Website misconfigurations and other errors to avoid

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Wed, 15 Jul 2020 15:00:00 +0000

Website misconfigurations can lead to hacking, malfunction, and worse. We take a look at recent mishaps and advise site owners on how to lock down their platforms.

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It’s always DNS, including on July, 2020’s Patch Tuesday

Credit to Author: SophosLabs Offensive Security| Date: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 17:55:40 +0000

For our roundup of July, 2020&#8217;s Patch Tuesday release, Microsoft today published a few patches that need quick attention. Microsoft fixes 123 vulnerabilities across their product lines this month including 20 classified as Critical, and a whopping 103 flagged as Important.  As usual all the additional details can be found in the Security Update Guide Release [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/Bm6G-sYuU1g” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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DNS sobre HTTPS llega a Windows 10

Credit to Author: Naked Security| Date: Mon, 25 Nov 2019 16:12:05 +0000

Los fanáticos de la privacidad de DNS sobre HTTPS (DoH), deben sentirse como si un muro infranqueable comenzara a resquebrajarse. Mozilla Firefox y Cloudflare fueron los primeros en adoptar esta nueva y controvertida forma de hacer que las consultas DNS fueran privadas mediante el cifrado, seguido poco después por Google, que incorporó DoH a Chrome [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/bIG_IIYcnxo” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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As Internet turns 50, more risks and possibilities emerge

Credit to Author: Akshay Bhargava| Date: Tue, 29 Oct 2019 15:00:00 +0000

The world as we know it changed on October 29, 1969, the day the Internet was born. 50 years later, it’s both ubiquitous and full of potential—and risks.

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Meet Extenbro, a new DNS-changer Trojan protecting adware

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Mon, 15 Jul 2019 14:54:00 +0000

We found a new Trojan that uses aggressive techniques, including blocking access to security sites, to deliver an adware bundler. Read up on what Extenbro can do and how to get this pest off your system.

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