Secret Sister scam returns in time for Christmas

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:55:45 +0000

Secret Sister scams are back, just in time for the holiday season. What is it, and how does it part people from their money? We take a look.

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Instagram prueba compartir el historial de ubicaciones con Facebook

Credit to Author: Naked Security| Date: Wed, 17 Oct 2018 13:50:04 +0000

Para esos usuarios de Facebook que todavía se aferran a esa idea de que pueden limitar el seguimiento de Facebook como si fuese un perro de presa electrónico, deberían saber que su app de Instagram está ensayando una nueva configuración de privacidad que le permitiría compartir el historial de ubicaciones con su empresa propietaria. La [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/9mkovTnbRqc” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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A week in security (October 15 – 21)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 22 Oct 2018 16:23:14 +0000

A roundup of the security news from October 15–21, including how to build your own security camera, the FIDO standard, Twitter information operations, and our Q3 CTNT report.

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How can my Facebook account be misused if hacked?

Credit to Author: Sushmita Kalashikar| Date: Thu, 04 Oct 2018 05:02:24 +0000

At a time when most of us are living in a virtual world, where we are connected to our friends and family mostly through social networking sites, imagine what it would be like to find your social media account hacked!! That’s exactly what happened with 50 million of Facebook users…

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When Security Researchers Pose as Cybercrooks, Who Can Tell the Difference?

Credit to Author: BrianKrebs| Date: Tue, 02 Oct 2018 23:42:24 +0000

A ridiculous number of companies are exposing some or all of their proprietary and customer data by putting it in the cloud without any kind of authentication needed to read, alter or destroy it. When cybercriminals are the first to discover these missteps, usually the outcome is a demand for money in return for the stolen data. But when these screw-ups are unearthed by security professionals seeking to make a name for themselves, the resulting publicity often can leave the breached organization wishing they’d instead been quietly extorted by anonymous crooks.

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A week in security (September 24 – 30)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 01 Oct 2018 16:44:20 +0000

A roundup of the security news from September 24–30 including phishing, Apple woes, a vulnerability in the wild, e-commerce attacks, phone spam, and a massive Facebook breach.

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50 Million Facebook Accounts Hacked – Time to act before it’s too late!

Credit to Author: Sushmita Kalashikar| Date: Mon, 01 Oct 2018 11:53:39 +0000

The afternoon of September 28th 2018 brought in a wave of shock for 50 million Facebook users, when they found themselves logged out of Facebook!! In one of the worst data breach attacks in the history of Facebook, over 90 million users on Friday afternoon, were forced to log out…

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