Equifax Suffered Breach Months Before Massive Attack

Equifax have reported they suffered another breach in March, months before the huge breach that was reported publicly in September,. View Full Story  ORIGINAL SOURCE: IB Times The post Equifax Suffered Breach Months Before Massive Attack appeared first on IT SECURITY GURU. Source: http://www.itsecurityguru.org

September 19, 2017
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Locky Ransomware Variant Discovered

Stormshield have discovered a new Locky Ransomware variant.   Read Full Story  ORIGINAL SOURCE: Bleeping Computer The post Locky Ransomware Variant Discovered appeared first on IT SECURITY GURU. Source: http://www.itsecurityguru.org

September 19, 2017
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Avast Speaks out Following CCLeaner Malware Incident

Avast has spoken out to clarify details surrounding the CCleaner Malware Incident   View Full Story  ORIGINAL SOURCE: Bleeping Computer The post Avast Speaks out Following CCLeaner Malware Incident appeared first on IT SECURITY GURU. Source: http://www.itsecurityguru.org

September 19, 2017
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Who is the Most Dangerous Celebrity to Search Online?

Craig David is apparently the most dangerous celebrity to search online in the UK- searching for him is more likely to result in you ending up on a malicious site!   Read Full Story  ORIGINAL SOURCE: BBC.co.uk The post Who is the Most Dangerous Celebrity to Search Online? appeared first on IT SECURITY GURU. Source: http://www.itsecurityguru.org

September 19, 2017
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Pirate Bay Adds Bitcoin Miner to Some of its Pages

File sharing website Pirate Bay has added a bitcoin miner to some of its pages, causing some users to notice their CPU usage to increase dramatically when browsing some Pirate Bay pages.   View Full Story  ORIGINAL SOURCE: Gizmodo The post Pirate Bay Adds Bitcoin Miner to Some of its Pages appeared first on IT SECURITY GURU. Source: http://www.itsecurityguru.org

September 18, 2017
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400,000 UK Customers Affected in Huge Equifax Breach

Equifax have finally revealed that 400,000 UK Customers have been affected in the recent breach. Read Full Story  ORIGINAL SOURCE: IT Pro Portal The post 400,000 UK Customers Affected in Huge Equifax Breach appeared first on IT SECURITY GURU. Source: http://www.itsecurityguru.org

September 18, 2017
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Equifax Leaders Retire

Equifax’s CIO and CISO are retiring, after the company acknowledged they knew about, and failed to act upon, the vulnerability which led to the huge data breach. View Full Story  Original Source: The Register The post Equifax Leaders Retire appeared first on IT SECURITY GURU. Source: http://www.itsecurityguru.org

September 18, 2017
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Chinese Police Detain Man for Selling Devices Allowing People to Evade ‘Great Firewall’

Chinese authorities have detained a software developer who was selling services which enabled users to successfully evade China’s “Great Firewall” View Full Story  ORIGINAL SOURCE: IB Times The post Chinese Police Detain Man for Selling Devices Allowing People to Evade ‘Great Firewall’ appeared first on IT SECURITY GURU. Source: http://www.itsecurityguru.org

September 18, 2017
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Multi-currency Exchange LiteBit.eu Hacked Twice in Two Months

Multi Currency exchange LiteBit has been hacked twice in two months; no bitcoin or altcoin funds believed to be stolen in either breach. View Full Story ORIGINAL SOURCE: Bleeping Computer The post Multi-currency Exchange LiteBit.eu Hacked Twice in Two Months appeared first on IT SECURITY GURU. Source: http://www.itsecurityguru.org

September 18, 2017
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