Hackers Dump 2.2M Gaming, Cryptocurrency Passwords Online

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November 20, 2019
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Encrypted Emails on macOS Found Stored in Unprotected Way

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November 11, 2019
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Apple Mail stores parts of encrypted emails in plaintext DB

The Apple Mail app available on macOS stores leaves a portion of users encrypted emails in plaintext in a database called snippets.db. The Apple expert Bob Gendler discovered that the Apple Mail app available on macOS stores leaves a portion of users encrypted emails in plaintext in a database called snippets.db. The issue affects all […]

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November 11, 2019
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Eavesdropping on SMS Messages inside Telco Networks

Fireeye reports on a Chinese-sponsored espionage effort to eavesdrop on text messages: FireEye Mandiant recently discovered a new malware family used by APT41 (a Chinese APT group) that is designed to monitor and save SMS traffic from specific phone numbers, IMSI numbers and keywords for subsequent theft. Named MESSAGETAP, the tool was deployed by APT41 in a telecommunications network provider…

November 7, 2019
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The promise and peril of post quantum computing

In this Help Net Security podcast, Avesta Hojjati, Head of R&D at DigiCert, talks about the security implications of post quantum computing. Here’s a transcript of the podcast for your convenience. Good morning. Good afternoon everyone. My name is…

November 7, 2019
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Post-quantum TLS now supported in AWS KMS

AWS Key Management Service (AWS KMS) now supports post-quantum hybrid key exchange for the Transport Layer Security (TLS) network encryption protocol that is used when connecting to KMS API endpoints. In this post, I’ll tell you what post-quantum TLS is, what hybrid key exchange is, why it’s important, how to take advantage of this new feature, and how to give us feedback. What is post-quantum TLS? Post-quantum TLS is a…

November 4, 2019
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Key Blocks 104

The PCI PIN Standard requires implementation of Key Blocks. On this blog, the fourth of the series, we cover basic questions about the Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) and the Triple Data Encryption Standard (TDES) block ciphers and how…

November 4, 2019
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