Evil TeamViewer Attacks Under the Guise of the U.S. State Department

The attack is targeting financial regulators and embassy staff– but probably isn’t the work of an APT.

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France’s ‘Secure’ Telegram Replacement Hacked in an Hour

The messaging app that will replace the government’s use of WhatsApp and Telegram was released last week, with security vulnerability included.

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Microsoft’s Latest Patch Hoses Some Antivirus Software

McAfee, Sophos and Avast are among the antivirus software suites impacted.

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Three-Fourths of Consumers Don’t Trust Facebook, Threatpost Poll Finds

On the heels of several Facebook data privacy snafus this week – and over the past year – users no longer trust the platform.

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Insecure Ride App Database Leaks Data of 300K Iranian Drivers

A researcher said that millions of records were leaking 300,000 Tap30 drivers’ names, ID numbers and phone numbers.

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Shopify Flaw Exposed Thousands of Merchants’ Revenue, Traffic Numbers

The flaw, which existed in a Shopify API endpoint, has been patched.

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Poll: Facebook Harvests Email Contacts for 1.5M Users – Is Enough, Enough?

Take our short poll on how far Facebook can push its luck.

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Easter Attack Affects Half a Billion Apple iOS Users via Chrome Bug

The U.S-focused eGobbler malvertising attacks are exploiting an unpatched Google Chrome bug.

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Cisco Patches Critical Flaw In ASR 9000 Routers

The flaw could enable an unauthenticated, remote attacker to access the devices, Cisco said.

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