When the coronavirus infodemic strikes

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Tue, 19 May 2020 15:15:00 +0000

What are the biggest social media platforms doing to combat the rise in COVID-19 conspiracy theories spreading online?

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YouTube prohíbe insultos malintencionados, amenazas veladas y acoso

Credit to Author: Naked Security| Date: Mon, 16 Dec 2019 16:24:34 +0000

En junio de 2019, el vídeo periodista de Vox, Carlos Maza, publicó una compilación de vídeos con clips de dos años de ataques publicados a través de YouTube. Since I started working at Vox, Steven Crowder has been making video after video &#34;debunking&#34; Strikethrough. Every single video has included repeated, overt attacks on my sexual [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/CKg8ngXtdGY” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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“Influencers” de YouTube obtienen tokens 2FA con phishing

Credit to Author: Naked Security| Date: Wed, 25 Sep 2019 10:22:04 +0000

Una ola de secuestros de cuentas de YouTubers atacó a usuarios de alto perfil, muchos de ellos en la comunidad de auto-tuning y reseñas de automóviles, a pesar de estar algunos de ellos protegidos por la autenticación de dos factores (2FA), informó ZDNet. . Catalin Cimpanu de ZDNet publicó enlaces a docenas de publicaciones de [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/54RUipL5BQw” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Quick Heal reports 29 malicious apps with 10 million+ downloads on Google Play Store

Credit to Author: Digvijay Mane| Date: Tue, 24 Sep 2019 14:44:54 +0000

Quick Heal Security Labs reported 29 malicious apps found on Google Play Store, which have a collective download count of more than 10 Millions. Google was quick enough to remove these malicious apps from Play Store immediately. One of the Apps from this set, named “Multiapp multiple accounts simultaneously” has crossed 5 million…

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A week in security (September 16 -22)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2019 15:55:30 +0000

A roundup of the security news from September 16–22 including Emotet, student-targeted visa scams, data privacy laws, Malwarebytes’ new Browser Guard, data destruction, and more.

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A week in security (August 19 – 25)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 26 Aug 2019 15:38:39 +0000

A roundup of the latest cybersecurity news for the week of August 19–25, including Magecart attacks on poker software, a new Bluetooth vulnerability, continuing ransomware attacks on US cities, Bitcoin sextortion, and a look back at one researcher’s DEF CON experience.

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