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Judge! snuffs! Yahoo!’s attempt! to! settle! 2013! megahack! class-action!

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A US court has nixed Yahoo!’s attempt to settle a class-action lawsuit over the 2013 megahack, saying it’s fatally flawed.

Judge Lucy Koh of the California Northern District in San Jose ruled that a settlement proposed in October of 2018 was not […]

By |January 30th, 2019|Cyber News|

Singapore fingers deported fraudster for leak of list of thousands of HIV+ people

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The government of Singapore is once again apologising for a serious breach of citizens’ privacy: this time, the personal details of 14,200 individuals who tested positive for HIV, and 2,400 of their contacts, have been published online.

The country’s Ministry of […]

By |January 30th, 2019|Cyber News|

Mozilla security policy cracks down on creepy web trackers, holds supercookies over fire

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The Mozilla Foundation has announced its intent to reduce the ability of websites and other online services to track users of its Firefox browser around the internet.

At this stage, Moz’s actions are baby steps. In support of its decision […]

By |January 30th, 2019|Cyber News|

I helped catch Silk Road boss Ross Ulbricht: Undercover agent tells all

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Long read “How do you eat an elephant? Nibble at it, nibble at it, a lot of little bites.” That was how Special Agent Jared Der-Yeghiayan infiltrated notorious dark web market the Silk Road and helped unmask site operator Dread […]

By |January 29th, 2019|Cyber News|

Railways may set up cyber crime cell to prevent misuse of ticket-booking software

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Credits: India Times

The Indian Railways may soon set up a cyber crime cell to prevent the misuse of the automation software on its ticket booking website, sources said on Monday. A committee has been constituted to explore the feasibility of setting […]

By |January 29th, 2019|Cyber News|

Huawei US’s Security Chief: New Cyber Security Law Is a Step in the Right Direction

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Reason may have begun to find its way back into America’s heated national conversation about cyber security. In late December, President Trump signed into law The Federal Acquisition Supply Chain Security Act of 2018. This bipartisan legislation marks a […]

By |January 29th, 2019|Cyber News|

Japan To Survey 200 Million Gadgets For Cyber Security Ahead Of Olympics

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Credits: India Today

Japan is preparing a national sweep of some 200 million network-connected gadgets for cyber-security lapses ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, an official said on Tuesday.

The government-backed National Institute of Information and Communications Technology will start the survey […]

By |January 29th, 2019|Cyber News|

Disable FaceTime. Miscreants can snoop on your iPhone, Mac mic before you pick up call

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You might want to disable FaceTime on your iPhone, iPad, or Mac until Apple patches this bonkers bug.

Folks have confirmed it is possible to call someone via FaceTime, and secretly listen in on their iThing or Mac’s microphone before they accept or […]

By |January 29th, 2019|Cyber News|

Undercover Agents Target Cyber Watchdog

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The researchers who reported that Israeli software was used to spy on Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s inner circle before his gruesome death are being targeted in turn by international undercover operatives, The Associated Press has found.

Twice in the […]

By |January 28th, 2019|Cyber News|

IMDA COLLABORATES WITH INDUSTRY TO STRENGTHEN TELECOM CYBER-SECURITY

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A NEW multi-year roadmap is underway to identify next generation cyber-threats and develop the solutions and capabilities needed to secure Singapore’s connectivity infrastructure.

This was announced by Dr Janil Puthucheary, Senior Minister of State for Communications and Information, at the […]

By |January 28th, 2019|Cyber News|