2023 identity security trends and solutions from Microsoft

Credit to Author: Christine Barrett| Date: Thu, 26 Jan 2023 18:00:00 +0000

Learn about the latest types of identity-based cyberattacks and how your organization can create an integrated, layered defense.

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Introducing kernel sanitizers on Microsoft platforms

Credit to Author: Microsoft Security Threat Intelligence – Editor| Date: Thu, 26 Jan 2023 17:00:00 +0000

We share technical details of our work on the AddressSanitizer (ASAN) and how it contributes to durably improving software quality and security at Microsoft.

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New Mimic Ransomware Abuses Everything APIs for its Encryption Process

Credit to Author: Nathaniel Morales| Date: Thu, 26 Jan 2023 00:00:00 +0000

Trend Micro researchers discovered a new ransomware that abuses the APIs of a legitimate tool called Everything, a Windows filename search engine developed by Voidtools that offers quick searching and real-time updates for minimal resource usage.

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Video game playing FISH live streams credit card ‘theft’

Categories: News

Tags: fish

Tags: video game

Tags: stream

Tags: credit card

Tags: pokemon

We take a look at an incredible tale of a fish who wouldn’t stop until it made a credit card purchase while streaming a video game.

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Consumer privacy and social media

Categories: News

Categories: Privacy

Tags: Social media

Tags: privacy

Tags: policies

Tags: fines

Tags: legislation

Tags: scraping

Tags: advertising

Social media platforms are making a lot of money with targeted advertising. To improve the targeting, they want us much of your data as you are willing to give up…

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Grand Theft Auto 5 exploit allows cheaters to tamper with your data

Categories: News

Tags: GTAV

Tags: grand theft auto 5

Tags: game

Tags: gaming

Tags: rockstar

Tags: exploit

Tags: corruption

Tags: profile

Tags: data

We take a look at reports of players having their GTAV data corrupted by exploiters.

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[updated]Ransomware money laundering operation disrupted, founder arrested

Categories: News

Categories: Ransomware

Tags: Cryptocurrency exchange

Tags: Bitzlato

Tags: Conti

Tags: ransomware

Tags: Hydra

Tags: dark web marketplace

The China-based cryptocurrency exchange Bitzlato is accused of processing over $700 million of illicit funds.

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