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GitLab Doles Out Half a Million Bucks to White Hats

The DevOps lifecycle management said that response to its year-old bug-bounty program has been robust.

Posted on 13 December 2019 | 9:45 pm

Pairing Privacy and Security with Digital Identities in Retail

Omnichannel views of customers are a competitive edge -- but they have to be appropriately implemented.

Posted on 13 December 2019 | 8:31 pm

Elegant sLoad Carries Out Spying, Payload Delivery in BITS

The BITS file-transfer component of Windows as a key piece of sLoad's attack methodology.

Posted on 13 December 2019 | 7:07 pm

Critical Bug in WordPress Plugins Open Sites to Hacker Takeovers

One flaw found in WordPress plugins Ultimate Addons for Beaver Builder and Ultimate Addons for Elementor is actively being exploited.

Posted on 13 December 2019 | 6:33 pm

FIN8 Targets Card Data at Fuel Pumps

Paying at the pump has landed in the sights of the notorious PoS-skimming group.

Posted on 13 December 2019 | 2:51 pm

Critical Remote Code-Execution Bugs Threaten Global Power Plants

Seventeen bugs could be exploited to stop electrical generation and cause malfunctions at power plants.

Posted on 12 December 2019 | 9:55 pm

All in the (Ransomware) Family: 10 Ways to Take Action

Check out our list of top 10 things to do to protect your organization from the deepening scourge of ransomware.

Posted on 12 December 2019 | 6:33 pm

Maze Ransomware Behind Pensacola Attack, Data Breach Looms

Maze exfiltrates data as well as locks down systems. Officials said they don't know yet whether any residents' personal information has been breached. 

Posted on 12 December 2019 | 4:45 pm

Your Smart Christmas Lights Are Safer Than They Were Last Year

Manufacturers of the Twinkly IoT-connected lights slightly boosted security by switching out the Wi-Fi module, according to Pen Test Partners.

Posted on 12 December 2019 | 2:20 pm