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Crooks Use Spoofed Critical Russian Infrastructure Domains to Mimic State APT

Crooks Use Spoofed Critical Russian Infrastructure Domains to Mimic State APT

RedControle backdoor chosen as the group's weapon of choice

NVIDIA Develops a New Game Ready Package - Get GeForce 417.35 Now

NVIDIA Develops a New Game Ready Package - Get GeForce 417.35 Now

The new driver release fixes Rocket League launch issue

How to Check If Windows 10 Collects Activity History Without Your Permission

How to Check If Windows 10 Collects Activity History Without Your Permission

Activity History may be logged despite being disabled

What’s New in Windows 10 Cumulative Update KB4471332 for Version 1809

What’s New in Windows 10 Cumulative Update KB4471332 for Version 1809

This update is available now from Windows Update

ESET Unearths Android Trojan That Steals Funds from 2FA-Secured PayPal Accounts

ESET Unearths Android Trojan That Steals Funds from 2FA-Secured PayPal Accounts

The Android malware can steal funds in under 5 seconds

Third-Party Investigation Finds No Malicious Chips on Supermicro Motherboards

Third-Party Investigation Finds No Malicious Chips on Supermicro Motherboards

No malicious hardware found by customers, US agencies either

Microsoft Releases Windows 10 19H1 Build 18298

Microsoft Releases Windows 10 19H1 Build 18298

New build, new features, new fixes for Fast ring insiders

Australian Watchdog Moves to Protect Consumers from Google, Facebook Influence

Australian Watchdog Moves to Protect Consumers from Google, Facebook Influence

ACCC wants more oversight over the tech giants' market power

Quincy City Hall Infected with Emotet, Hacked Emails Used in Phishing Scheme

Quincy City Hall Infected with Emotet, Hacked Emails Used in Phishing Scheme

The entire computing system shut down after the attack

iOS 12.1.1 Bug Kills Mobile Data, Apple Knew About It Before Launch

iOS 12.1.1 Bug Kills Mobile Data, Apple Knew About It Before Launch

And obviously, there’s no word about a potential fix

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Windows 10 Version 1809 Cumulative Update KB4471332 Breaking Down Audio

Windows 10 Version 1809 Cumulative Update KB4471332 Breaking Down Audio

Reports indicate the update may cause sound issues

Mozilla Firefox 64 Is Now Available for All Supported Ubuntu Linux Releases

Mozilla Firefox 64 Is Now Available for All Supported Ubuntu Linux Releases

Users are urged to update their installations immediately

Operation Sharpshooter Uses Fileless Malware to Attack Global Infrastructure

Operation Sharpshooter Uses Fileless Malware to Attack Global Infrastructure

Actor uses recruiting lure for collection and exfiltration

Campaign Drops Coinminer on Linux Boxes Using Old Elasticsearch Vulnerabilities

Campaign Drops Coinminer on Linux Boxes Using Old Elasticsearch Vulnerabilities

Actors pivot to other network devices from infected machines

Samsung to Shut Down Its Chinese Tianjin Mobile Phone Plant Until End of Year

Samsung to Shut Down Its Chinese Tianjin Mobile Phone Plant Until End of Year

The Huizhou factory from Guangdong will still be kept alive

Large Organizations Face Up to Several Million Targeted Bot Attacks per Day

Large Organizations Face Up to Several Million Targeted Bot Attacks per Day

Some botnets are capable of a million attacks per hour

Crooks Use Spoofed Critical Russian Infrastructure Domains to Mimic State APT

Crooks Use Spoofed Critical Russian Infrastructure Domains to Mimic State APT

RedControle backdoor chosen as the group's weapon of choice

Health and Retail Sectors Targeted by CapitalInstall Malware Campaign

Health and Retail Sectors Targeted by CapitalInstall Malware Campaign

Payload dropped via Azure hosted drive-by-download links

NVIDIA Develops a New Game Ready Package - Get GeForce 417.35 Now

NVIDIA Develops a New Game Ready Package - Get GeForce 417.35 Now

The new driver release fixes Rocket League launch issue

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 12th, 2018
How to Completely Block the “Secret” Activity History Tracking in Windows 10

How to Completely Block the “Secret” Activity History Tracking in Windows 10

Block Activity History once and for all in the OS

NETGEAR Rolls Out New Firmware for Its Nighthawk AC1900 - Version 1.0.9.60

NETGEAR Rolls Out New Firmware for Its Nighthawk AC1900 - Version 1.0.9.60

The firmware resolves several issues and problems

GoPro HERO7 Cameras Receive New Firmware - Get Versions 2.0 and 1.61

GoPro HERO7 Cameras Receive New Firmware - Get Versions 2.0 and 1.61

The new updates include bug fixes and new features

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 12th, 2018
How to Check If Windows 10 Collects Activity History Without Your Permission

How to Check If Windows 10 Collects Activity History Without Your Permission

Activity History may be logged despite being disabled

Sony Outs New Firmware for Its PlayStation 4 Systems - Version 6.20

Sony Outs New Firmware for Its PlayStation 4 Systems - Version 6.20

The new update improves the system’s overall performance

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 12th, 2018
Microsoft Releases Updates KB4471318 and KB4471320 for Windows 7 and Windows 8.1

Microsoft Releases Updates KB4471318 and KB4471320 for Windows 7 and Windows 8.1

Monthly rollups published as part of December Patch Tuesday

WhatsApp Pulls App Store Sticker Option from iPhone

WhatsApp Pulls App Store Sticker Option from iPhone

Because Apple has removed most of them anyway

  • Linux
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 12th, 2018
IRS Not Yet Ready to Move to Linux Due to Its Own Errors

IRS Not Yet Ready to Move to Linux Due to Its Own Errors

Poor IT governance blamed for super-slow transition

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 12th, 2018
Windows 10 Said to Track User Activity Even When Told Not To

Windows 10 Said to Track User Activity Even When Told Not To

New privacy concerns caused by Windows 10

Microsoft’s CEO Is the Top Company Leader in the US

Microsoft’s CEO Is the Top Company Leader in the US

Survey puts Satya Nadella ahead of all the other CEOs

Microsoft Office for Mac Updated with Dark Theme on macOS Mojave

Microsoft Office for Mac Updated with Dark Theme on macOS Mojave

New update now available for Apple users

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 12th, 2018
Windows 10 Cumulative Update KB4471324 Fixes Start Menu Bug, Causes Another One

Windows 10 Cumulative Update KB4471324 Fixes Start Menu Bug, Causes Another One

This update is available now for Windows 10 version 1803

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 12th, 2018
Latest Windows 10 19H1 Builds Failing for Some with Error 0xca00a004

Latest Windows 10 19H1 Builds Failing for Some with Error 0xca00a004

If you can’t install latest builds, you’re not alone

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 12th, 2018
Microsoft Releases New Windows 10 19H1 ISO Images

Microsoft Releases New Windows 10 19H1 ISO Images

Previous images were pulled earlier this month

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 12th, 2018
What’s New in Windows 10 Cumulative Update KB4471332 for Version 1809

What’s New in Windows 10 Cumulative Update KB4471332 for Version 1809

This update is available now from Windows Update

Japanese Carriers Ban Huawei, Other Chinese Equipment from Their 5G Networks

Japanese Carriers Ban Huawei, Other Chinese Equipment from Their 5G Networks

The move follows a previous ban from the Japanese government

Novidade Exploit Kit Actively Targeting SOHO and Home Routers

Novidade Exploit Kit Actively Targeting SOHO and Home Routers

Malware campaign uses CSRF to change routers' DNS settings

Microsoft Fixes Nine Critical Vulnerabilities in December 2018 Patch Tuesday

Microsoft Fixes Nine Critical Vulnerabilities in December 2018 Patch Tuesday

Twenty nine other security issues were rated as "Important"

Adobe Patches 39 Cross-Platform Critical Security Issues in Acrobat and Reader

Adobe Patches 39 Cross-Platform Critical Security Issues in Acrobat and Reader

Multiple code execution and privilege escalation bugs fixed

US Tech Companies Publicly Oppose Australia's Anti-Encryption Legislation

US Tech Companies Publicly Oppose Australia's Anti-Encryption Legislation

Apple and Google part of opposing coalition of firms

ESET Unearths Android Trojan That Steals Funds from 2FA-Secured PayPal Accounts

ESET Unearths Android Trojan That Steals Funds from 2FA-Secured PayPal Accounts

The Android malware can steal funds in under 5 seconds

Third-Party Investigation Finds No Malicious Chips on Supermicro Motherboards

Third-Party Investigation Finds No Malicious Chips on Supermicro Motherboards

No malicious hardware found by customers, US agencies either

  • Apple
  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • December 11th, 2018
Apple Filed an Appeal with Chinese Court to Reverse iPhone Sales Ban

Apple Filed an Appeal with Chinese Court to Reverse iPhone Sales Ban

iPhone 6S and older models banned from Chinese market

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 11th, 2018
Microsoft Releases Windows 10 Cumulative Updates KB4471332, KB4471324, KB4471329

Microsoft Releases Windows 10 Cumulative Updates KB4471332, KB4471324, KB4471329

They are released as part of the December 2018 Patch Tuesday

How to Disable Extensions Recommendations in Mozilla Firefox 64

How to Disable Extensions Recommendations in Mozilla Firefox 64

New feature available in the latest Firefox version

Hands-On with the New Add-on Manager in Mozilla Firefox 64

Hands-On with the New Add-on Manager in Mozilla Firefox 64

Firefox 64 introduces a new add-on manager

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 11th, 2018
Windows 10 19H1 Overhauls the Console with New Features

Windows 10 19H1 Overhauls the Console with New Features

New experimental features added in the latest preview build

Microsoft Releases Surface Toolkit to Repair Hardware and Software Problems

Microsoft Releases Surface Toolkit to Repair Hardware and Software Problems

The toolkit is specifically aimed at businesses

Telegram 5 for Android Now Available with New Design and Features

Telegram 5 for Android Now Available with New Design and Features

The app has just received a major update on Android

  • Apple
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 11th, 2018
Apple Not in a Rush to Bring Apple Watch ECG to More Users

Apple Not in a Rush to Bring Apple Watch ECG to More Users

Canada says it hasn’t even received an application

Mozilla Firefox 64 Now Available for Download on Windows, Linux, and macOS

Mozilla Firefox 64 Now Available for Download on Windows, Linux, and macOS

New stable of the browser released a few minutes ago

Microsoft Beats Apple, Becomes Top Company Doing the Right Thing for Users

Microsoft Beats Apple, Becomes Top Company Doing the Right Thing for Users

New Forbes research puts Microsoft on the leading spot

  • Apple
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 11th, 2018
Apple Launches Trade-In App to Show How Affordable 2018 iPhones Can Get

Apple Launches Trade-In App to Show How Affordable 2018 iPhones Can Get

iPhones aren’t as expensive as they seem, it suggests

  • Apple
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 11th, 2018
Don’t Buy an iPhone Or Else, Huawei Supplier Threatens Employees

Don’t Buy an iPhone Or Else, Huawei Supplier Threatens Employees

Supplier shows support for Huawei with anti-iPhone policy

This Is How Microsoft’s New Office Icons Came to Be - Video

This Is How Microsoft’s New Office Icons Came to Be - Video

Modern icons now prepared for the updated Office experience

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • December 11th, 2018
Microsoft Releases Windows 10 19H1 Build 18298

Microsoft Releases Windows 10 19H1 Build 18298

New build, new features, new fixes for Fast ring insiders

Australian Watchdog Moves to Protect Consumers from Google, Facebook Influence

Australian Watchdog Moves to Protect Consumers from Google, Facebook Influence

ACCC wants more oversight over the tech giants' market power

Amazon Fires Data Leaking Employees from U.S. and India

Amazon Fires Data Leaking Employees from U.S. and India

Also deletes thousands of suspicious looking product reviews

$807,130 Stolen by Hackers After Cape Cod Community College Phishing Attack

$807,130 Stolen by Hackers After Cape Cod Community College Phishing Attack

College managed to recover only $278,887

Europol Hits Darknet Ring That Shipped Counterfeit Money All Over Europe

Europol Hits Darknet Ring That Shipped Counterfeit Money All Over Europe

The group sold tens of thousands of counterfeit banknotes

 

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