High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1)
27.8K views | +0 today
Follow
Topical Information For The Digital Forensics and Information Security Community.
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Daniel A. Libby, CFC
Scoop.it!

Phishing attacks illustrate failure of security awareness training, survey says - CSO (blog)

Phishing attacks illustrate failure of security awareness training, survey says - CSO (blog) | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
BetaNewsPhishing attacks illustrate failure of security awareness training, survey saysCSO (blog)PhishMe interviewed 250 security professionals during the Black Hat USA conference in Las Vegas July 24-26, and more than two thirds said they encounter...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Daniel A. Libby, CFC
Scoop.it!

Beware Phish Email Attack Targeting ADP, Payroll Systems - InformationWeek

Beware Phish Email Attack Targeting ADP, Payroll Systems - InformationWeek | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
Beware Phish Email Attack Targeting ADP, Payroll SystemsInformationWeekSecurity experts said that over the past couple of weeks, many outsourced payroll services customers--not ADP customers--have been targeted by phishing emails that warn that the...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Daniel A. Libby, CFC
Scoop.it!

Corporate America is ripe for phishing

Corporate America is ripe for phishing | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
A new survey released Tuesday by the Chantilly, Virginia-based security and anti-spam company PhishMe has a lot to say about filtering phishing attack emails in the corporate environment. PhishMe conducted a survey at ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Daniel A. Libby, CFC
Scoop.it!

Malware at Stake: LinekedIn Invitation Phishing - BlackHole in ...

Malware at Stake: LinekedIn Invitation Phishing - BlackHole in ... | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
The attackers are exploiting the brand names as discussed earlier in our post on At&T Phishing attack here: http://secniche.blogspot.com/2012/08/at-phishing-attack-blackhole-back-in.html. The Linkedin phishing attack is ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Daniel A. Libby, CFC
Scoop.it!

iCloud Hacking Could Tarnish Apple's Image - Forbes

iCloud Hacking Could Tarnish Apple's Image - Forbes | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
Sydney Morning HeraldiCloud Hacking Could Tarnish Apple's ImageForbesApple (NASDAQ: AAPL) reportedly allowed a hacker to take over a journalist's iCloud account by deceiving the company's tech support team.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Daniel A. Libby, CFC
Scoop.it!

Hackers wage rumour war in Syria - Globe and Mail

Hackers wage rumour war in Syria - Globe and Mail | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
Globe and MailHackers wage rumour war in SyriaGlobe and MailOn Sunday, it was a hijacked Reuters Twitter feed trying to create the impression of a rebel collapse in Aleppo.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Daniel A. Libby, CFC
Scoop.it!

SCOTT HUGHES: Phishing, malware infested emails - blog*spot

SCOTT HUGHES: Phishing, malware infested emails - blog*spot | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
Scooter, we knew if we gave you enough rope you would hang yourself. And you did!! Sending out emails that contained phishing malware without covering your tracks....tssh tssh. Internet Crimes division of YOUR local police ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Daniel A. Libby, CFC
Scoop.it!

hacking - Freelance Security

Philippines Private Investigator, Information Security hacking Freelance Security provides the easiest way for buyers of security and private investigation services to find and compare private investigator, private detectives, ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Daniel A. Libby, CFC
Scoop.it!

DFI - Pakistani hackers deface inactive Southern Railways website - IBNLive.com

DFI - Pakistani hackers deface inactive Southern Railways website - IBNLive.com | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
IBNLive.comPakistani hackers deface inactive Southern Railways websiteIBNLive.comNew Delhi: An inactive website of the Southern Railways www.southernrailway.gov.in has been defaced apparently by Pakistani hackers.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Daniel A. Libby, CFC
Scoop.it!

DFI - How Apple and Amazon Security Flaws Led to My Epic Hacking ...

DFI - How Apple and Amazon Security Flaws Led to My Epic Hacking ... | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
Getting into Amazon let my hackers get into my Apple ID account, which helped them get into Gmail, which gave them access to Twitter. Information that is vital to one company's security system can be found with some other ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Daniel A. Libby, CFC
Scoop.it!

DFI - Official Google Blog: Advanced sign-in security for your Google account

How to prevent GMail hacks: two factor authentication.

They text you password every time you login from new computer.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Daniel A. Libby, CFC
Scoop.it!

DFI - Attackers Go Phishing for Payroll Workers With Java CVE-2012-1723 Exploit - Threatpost (blog)

DFI - Attackers Go Phishing for Payroll Workers With Java CVE-2012-1723 Exploit - Threatpost (blog) | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
Attackers Go Phishing for Payroll Workers With Java CVE-2012-1723 ExploitThreatpost (blog)Phishing schemes and targeted attacks against the people inside organizations who run payroll and other finance functions have been an ongoing problem for several...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Daniel A. Libby, CFC
Scoop.it!

DFI - Computer Security Blog | Learning The Offensive Security: Portspoof ...

DFI - Computer Security Blog | Learning The Offensive Security: Portspoof ... | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
The portspoof program is designed to enhance OS security through emulation of legitimate service signatures on otherwise closed ports. It is meant to be a lightweight, fast, portable and secure addition to the any firewall ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Daniel A. Libby, CFC
Scoop.it!

How Apple And Amazon Security Flaws Led To My Epic Hacking | Gadget Lab ... - Huffington Post

How Apple And Amazon Security Flaws Led To My Epic Hacking | Gadget Lab ... - Huffington Post | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
Business InsiderHow Apple And Amazon Security Flaws Led To My Epic Hacking | Gadget Lab ...Huffington PostScobleizer Wow, everyone should read how Apple and Amazon security flaws lead to Epic Hacking.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Daniel A. Libby, CFC
Scoop.it!

Disinformation flies in Syria's growing cyber war

Disinformation flies in Syria's growing cyber war | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
LONDON (Reuters) - On Sunday, it was a hijacked Reuters Twitter feed trying to create the impression of a rebel collapse in Aleppo.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Daniel A. Libby, CFC
Scoop.it!

House Passes Bill to Curb Tax Return Identity Theft - Identity Theft ...

House Passes Bill to Curb Tax Return Identity Theft - Identity Theft ... | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
The Stopping Tax Offenders and Prosecuting Identity Theft Act, H.R. 4362, was introduced in April by Reps. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla., and House Judiciary Committee Chairman Lamar Smith, R-Texas.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Daniel A. Libby, CFC
Scoop.it!

Apple and Amazon Falls Prey to Social Engineering

Apple and Amazon Falls Prey to Social Engineering | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
How Hackers are using Social Engineering Techniques to Hack Apple & Amazon.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Daniel A. Libby, CFC
Scoop.it!

Apple's Secure Password Advice No Help Against 'Epic Hack' - Wired News

Apple's Secure Password Advice No Help Against 'Epic Hack' - Wired News | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
Apple's Secure Password Advice No Help Against 'Epic Hack'Wired NewsIf you haven't read my colleague Mat Honan's eye-opening account of his “epic hacking” over the past weekend, you should.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Daniel A. Libby, CFC
Scoop.it!

Apple comments on Gizmodo/Wired writer's account hacking, here's ...

Apple comments on Gizmodo/Wired writer's account hacking, here's ... | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
Apple comments on Gizmodo/Wired writer's account hacking, here's how it went down…http://9to5mac.com/2012/08/06/apple-comments-on-gizmodowired-writers-account-hacking-heres-how-it-went-down/. August 6, 2012 at ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Daniel A. Libby, CFC
Scoop.it!

Social engineering, hacking the Apple iCloud account! | china ...

Social engineering, hacking the Apple iCloud account! | china ... | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
Social engineering hacking iCloud account. Apple iCloud account theft worse and worse, the victim claimed that hackers use “social engineering” to fool the Apple customer service, direct invasion of their accounts.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Daniel A. Libby, CFC
Scoop.it!

DFI - Fraud: A boomer growth industry

DFI - Fraud: A boomer growth industry | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
With big bank balances and declining cognitive skills, retirees are being targeted by crooks. Plus: 10 signs you're about to get taken.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Daniel A. Libby, CFC
Scoop.it!

DFI - Hackers suspected to be behind denial of service to Al Arabiya websites - Al-Arabiya

DFI - Hackers suspected to be behind denial of service to Al Arabiya websites - Al-Arabiya | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
Al-ArabiyaHackers suspected to be behind denial of service to Al Arabiya websitesAl-ArabiyaThe hackers posted their banner and criticized Al Arabiya TV, accusing it of its involvement in “the destruction of Egypt and Libya,” of working “day and...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Daniel A. Libby, CFC
Scoop.it!

DFI - Could an SRAM Hourglass Save RFID Chips Just in Time? - IEEE Spectrum

DFI - Could an SRAM Hourglass Save RFID Chips Just in Time? - IEEE Spectrum | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
New batteryless clock technology could enable a leap forward in chip security (New batteryless clock #technology could enable a leap forward in chip #security.)...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Daniel A. Libby, CFC
Scoop.it!

DFI - Rakshasa: The hardware backdoor that China could embed in every computer | ExtremeTech

DFI - Rakshasa: The hardware backdoor that China could embed in every computer | ExtremeTech | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
It's the Information Age apocalypse: What if, no matter how hard you tried, every computer on the market came pre-loaded with an irremovable backdoor that allowed the government or other nefarious agents to snoop on your data, behavior, and...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Daniel A. Libby, CFC
Scoop.it!

DFI - Mobile apps are new cyber crime attack vector - CSO

DFI - Mobile apps are new cyber crime attack vector - CSO | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
Mobile apps are new cyber crime attack vectorCSOTo combat this issue, the company has introduced the RSA FraudAction Anti Rogue App Service that can identify and take action against rouge mobile apps that are out to serve up malware or phishing...
more...
No comment yet.