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Police Arrest Man Potentially Linked to Group Threatening to Wipe Millions Of iPhones

Police Arrest Man Potentially Linked to Group Threatening to Wipe Millions Of iPhones | Infosec and Others | Scoop.it
The British authority has reportedly arrested a 20-years-old young man – potentially one of the member of a cyber criminal gang 'Turkish Crime Family' who threatened Apple last week to remotely wipe data from millions of iOS devices unless Apple pays a ransom of $75,000.
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DoubleAgent: Taking Full Control Over Your Antivirus | Cybellum

DoubleAgent: Taking Full Control Over Your Antivirus | Cybellum | Infosec and Others | Scoop.it
DoubleAgent exploits a 15 year old vulnerability which works on all versions of Microsoft Windows, starting from Windows XP right up to the latest release of Windows 10.
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Firefox bares teeth, attacks sites that collect personal data

Firefox bares teeth, attacks sites that collect personal data | Infosec and Others | Scoop.it
If it wants a password and doesn't use HTTPS, Mozilla will breathe fire
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Your Kitchen Appliances Are Watching You, Security Expert Warns

Your Kitchen Appliances Are Watching You, Security Expert Warns | Infosec and Others | Scoop.it
Your fridge is getting so smart, security-software maker Kaspersky Lab thinks you probably shouldn’t trust it.
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TheFatRat – Easy Tool For Generate Backdoor with Msfvenom

TheFatRat – Easy Tool For Generate Backdoor with Msfvenom | Infosec and Others | Scoop.it
Easy tool for generate backdoor with msfvenom ( part of metasploit framework ) and program compiles a C program with a meterpreter reverse_tcp payload In it tha
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Cross-Site Scripting Bruteforcer: BruteXSS

Cross-Site Scripting Bruteforcer: BruteXSS | Infosec and Others | Scoop.it
BruteXSS is a very powerful and fast Cross-Site Scripting Brutforcer which is used for bruteforcing a parameters. The BruteXSS injects multiple payloads loaded from a specified wordlist and fires them at the specified parameters and scans if any of the parameter is vulnerable to XSS vulnerability
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​SWIFT promises security improvements for its bank transfer tech

​SWIFT promises security improvements for its bank transfer tech | Infosec and Others | Scoop.it
A new plan is designed to thwart fraudulent use of the system that in February was involved in a heist of $81 million.
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WordPress Exploit Framework

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    WordPress Exploit Framework  is a Ruby framework for developing and using modules which aid in the penetration testing of WordPr
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Panama paper trail goes online with massive searchable database

Panama paper trail goes online with massive searchable database | Infosec and Others | Scoop.it
You'll be able to search one of the world's biggest troves of leaked documents. With a web this complicated, it's little wonder the corporate underbelly stayed hidden for so long.
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Craig Wright Ends His Attempt to Prove He Created Bitcoin: ‘I’m Sorry’

Craig Wright Ends His Attempt to Prove He Created Bitcoin: ‘I’m Sorry’ | Infosec and Others | Scoop.it
On Thursday, he uploaded an apology to his web site.
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Why "Smart Locks" Can Be Much More Dangerous Than a Dumb Deadbolt

Why "Smart Locks" Can Be Much More Dangerous Than a Dumb Deadbolt | Infosec and Others | Scoop.it
there are plenty of advantages a smart lock might offer you, but make no mistake that you could be trading a lot of security in exchange. This tech is still in its infancy and ripe for abuse. So maybe hold off a few years before you buy in, because that expensive smart lock might ultimately prove no better than the average dumb deadbolt, and in fact, it might be worse.
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Instagram hacked by 10-year-old boy - BBC News

Instagram hacked by 10-year-old boy - BBC News | Infosec and Others | Scoop.it
Facebook gives Finnish child $10,000 (£7,000) after he finds security flaw in image-sharing social network Instagram.
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Dishwasher has directory traversal bug | African Cybersecurity Forum

Dishwasher has directory traversal bug | African Cybersecurity Forum | Infosec and Others | Scoop.it
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Don't say you weren't warned: Miele went full Internet-of-Things with a dishwasher, gave it a web server and now finds itself on the wron
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Wordpress Exploit Framework

Wordpress Exploit Framework | Infosec and Others | Scoop.it
Wordpress Exploit Framework  is a Ruby framework for developing and using modules which aid in the penetration testing of WordPress powered websites an
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Yahoo’s Government Email Scanner Was Actually a Secret Hacking Tool

Yahoo’s Government Email Scanner Was Actually a Secret Hacking Tool | Infosec and Others | Scoop.it
The spy tool that the US government ordered Yahoo to install on its systems last year at the behest of the NSA or the FBI was a “poorly designed” and “buggy” piece of malware, according to two sources closely familiar with the matter.
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Xerosploit – Efficient And Advanced Man In The Middle Framework

Xerosploit – Efficient And Advanced Man In The Middle Framework | Infosec and Others | Scoop.it
Xerosploit is a penetration testing toolkit whose goal is to perform man in the middle attacks for testing purposes. It brings various modules that allow to rea
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Black Hats control Jeep's steering, kill brakes

Black Hats control Jeep's steering, kill brakes | Infosec and Others | Scoop.it
Tiny device could drive remote CAN bus assassinations
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Local Area Security Audit Tool: lastAudit

Local Area Security Audit Tool: lastAudit | Infosec and Others | Scoop.it
Local Area Security Audit Tool Portable Windows security and vulnerability scanner, IT audit and forensic tool For pentesters – shows security configuratio
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SubBrute - Subdomain Brute-forcing Tool - Darknet

SubBrute - Subdomain Brute-forcing Tool - Darknet | Infosec and Others | Scoop.it
SubBrute is a community driven project with the goal of creating the fastest, and most accurate subdomain brute-forcing tool aka DNS enumeration.
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'Samsung SmartThings System is vulnerable to hacking'

'Samsung SmartThings System is vulnerable to hacking' | Infosec and Others | Scoop.it
The researchers from the University of Michigan discovered critical vulnerabilities in Samsung's SmartThings automation systems that can allow potential hackers to gain access to your house.
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These 10 tech firms pay the best entry-level salaries

These 10 tech firms pay the best entry-level salaries | Infosec and Others | Scoop.it
Amazon, Apple, Google and Cisco are the technology firms that offer the most generous salaries for entry-level workers.
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Pirate Bay Blocked in Chrome, Firefox & Safari Due to Phishing Site Error

Pirate Bay Blocked in Chrome, Firefox & Safari Due to Phishing Site Error | Infosec and Others | Scoop.it
The same thing happened to Kickass Torrents last month
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Web Security Should be a Prerequisite & not an Afterthought

Web Security Should be a Prerequisite & not an Afterthought | Infosec and Others | Scoop.it
Before writing a function, before applying your conditionals and logic operations, the first thought should always be, What are my constraints, what are all the ways this function could be broken or made insecure?
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