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Hackers Hijacked VR Chatrooms To Manipulate Users' Reality

By taking advantage of unknown vulnerabilities, hackers could have hacked into people’s computers just by having them join a chat room in the popular virtual reality applications Steam VR and VRChat....
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Facebook Takes Down Pages Loaded With Malware

Facebook Takes Down Pages Loaded With Malware
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Cybercrime , Fraud Management & Cybercrime , Next-Generation Technologies & Secure Development Campaign Targeted Those Interested in Libyan Politics( @Ferguson_Writes ) • July 2, 2019    Pages related to Libya were...
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Health Data Breach Tally: A Mid-Year Update

Health Data Breach Tally: A Mid-Year Update
Breach Notification , Cybercrime , Fraud Management & Cybercrime What Trends Does the Breach List Reveal So Far in 2019?( HealthInfoSec ) • July 2, 2019     With half of...
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More US Cities Battered by Ransomware

More US Cities Battered by Ransomware
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Business Continuity Management / Disaster Recovery , Fraud Management & Cybercrime , Governance Infected City Fires IT Manager; New Victims in Florida, Georgia( jeremy_kirk ) • July 2, 2019    Photo:...
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Sophos Proof-of-Concept Exploit Shows Dangers of BlueKeep

Sophos Proof-of-Concept Exploit Shows Dangers of BlueKeep
Endpoint Security , Governance , IT Risk Management Security Firm Latest to Sound the Alarm About Windows Vulnerability( @Ferguson_Writes ) • July 1, 2019     Sophos is the latest security...
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The 'Going Dark' Debate: It's Back

The 'Going Dark' Debate: It's Back
Encryption & Key Management , Governance , Privacy Trump Administration Reportedly Weighs Forcing Tech Firms to Use Weak Crypto( euroinfosec ) • July 1, 2019    Encryption comes in two forms:...
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Facebook Removes Accounts Used To Infect Thousands

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Exposed Orvibo Database Leaks Two Billion Records

More than two billion user logs containing information on Chinese home solutions company Orvibo’s customers were leaked after a database was left exposed. The company sells a portfolio of 100 smart...
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Florida Employee Fired After Paying $460,000 Bitcoin Ransom

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G20 Supports Proposal To Make Cryptocurrency Exchanges Hand Over User Data


Facebook offers peek into its future Libra cryptocurrency The social network’s rumored cryptocurrency has landed, but how it will be received remains to be seen. The Group of Twenty (G20) has...
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Trump Reversed Course On Huawei. What Happens Now?

Trump said Saturday that "US companies can sell their equipment to Huawei," as long as the transactions won't present a "great, national emergency problem." Trump's comments at the G20 in Japan...
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Singapore Government To Run Another Bug Bounty

The Singapore government is planning another bug bounty programme to identify potential security holes across nine of its online digital services as well as ICT systems that facilitate high user interaction....
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A Single Court-Ordered Wiretap Order In 2018 Swept Up 9.2 Million Intercepts

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Equifax Exec Gets 4 Months For Insider Trading Due To Data Breach

ATLANTA — A former Equifax executive who sold stock a week and a half before the company announced a massive data breach was sentenced Thursday to serve four months in federal...
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Italy Fines Facebook $1 Million Over Cambridge Analytica

Italy Fines Facebook $1 Million Over Cambridge Analytica
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General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) , Governance , Legislation & Litigation Social Network Still Faces Reckoning With US Federal Trade Commission( jeremy_kirk ) • July 1, 2019    Photo: Facebook Italy's...
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Ex-Equifax CIO Gets 4-Month Prison Term for Insider Trading

Ex-Equifax CIO Gets 4-Month Prison Term for Insider Trading
Governance , Incident & Breach Response , Insider Threat Prosecutors Say Jun Ying Sold Stock Before Data Breach Was Made Public( @Ferguson_Writes ) • June 28, 2019     A former...
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Report: Huawei's Firmware Riddled With Problems

Report: Huawei's Firmware Riddled With Problems
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3rd Party Risk Management , Cyberwarfare / Nation-state attacks , Endpoint Security Huawei Has a 'Weak Security Posture,' Cybersecurity Firm Contends( jeremy_kirk ) • June 28, 2019    (Photo: Huawei) The...
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Live Webinar | How to Make Your Containers More Observable

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Live Webinar | The Evolving Integration of Information Risk Management into Business Risk Management

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Case Study: Moving to DevSecOps

) • June 28, 2019     15 Minutes    Since Sentara Healthcare adopted a DevSecOps approach, CISO Daniel Bowden says, his security team has gained improved visibility into the application...
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