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Zoom Removes Data-Mining LinkedIn Feature

The feature, criticized for "undisclosed data-mining," is only the latest privacy faux pas for Zoom this month.

Posted on 2 April 2020 | 4:58 pm

In COVID-19 Scam Scramble, Cybercrooks Recycle Phishing Kits

Old phishing kits are being pressed into service to keep up with the unprecedented volume of new scams that exploit the pandemic.

Posted on 2 April 2020 | 3:34 pm

44M Digital Wallet Items Exposed in Key Ring Cloud Misconfig

Millions of IDs, charge cards, loyalty cards, gift cards, medical marijuana ID cards and personal information was left exposed to the open internet.

Posted on 2 April 2020 | 2:00 pm

Emerging MakeFrame Skimmer from Magecart Sets Sights on SMBs

Attacks using a brand-new card-harvesting code is targeting small- to medium-sized businesses, claiming 19 sites so far.

Posted on 2 April 2020 | 1:10 pm

Wiper Malware Called “Coronavirus” Spreads Among Windows Victims

Like NotPetya, it overwrites the master boot record to render computers "trashed."

Posted on 1 April 2020 | 9:07 pm

Coronavirus ‘Financial Relief’ Phishing Attacks Spike

A spate of phishing attacks have promised financial relief due to the coronavirus pandemic - but in reality swiped victims' credentials, payment card data and more.

Posted on 1 April 2020 | 7:48 pm

Critical WordPress Plugin Bug Can Lock Admins Out of Websites

A second vulnerability could be used to prevent access to almost all of a site’s existing content, by simply redirecting visitors.

Posted on 1 April 2020 | 6:03 pm

Two Zoom Zero-Day Flaws Uncovered

The zero-day Zoom flaws could give local, unprivileged attackers root privileges, and allow them to access victims’ microphone and camera.

Posted on 1 April 2020 | 4:00 pm

Top Email Protections Fail in Latest COVID-19 Phishing Campaign

An effective spoofing campaign promises users important information about new coronavirus cases in their local area, scooting past Proofpoint and Microsoft Office 356 ATPs.

Posted on 1 April 2020 | 1:27 pm