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Samsung Galaxy S4 Vulnerable to Malware

NewsFactor Network: A Ph.D student in Israel says adding an innocuous app to the non-secure area of Samsung's Knox architecture can lead to malware compromising the secure area due to the security breach. Samsung's Knox is a state-of-the-art, secure mobile architecture, ...
George Mason University travel system targeted for malware attack

- 4 days ago @ scmagazine.com: An unauthorized party might have used malware to access information stored in the university's Travel Request Service application, which is used to help faculty, staff, students, candidates, guest speakers and others book travel that the university ...

[lolwut] Cisco's Newest App Is A Tower Defense Game With Virtual Malware That

- 3 days ago @ androidpolice.com: You must defend three areas from the malware threat—datacentre, office and the mobile workforce. The towers and firewalls you deploy in the game will protect your systems and earn you Cisco coins, which can be used to upgrade your equipment with ...

New malware piggybacks on Twitch chat to bleed Steam Wallet dry

- 2 days ago @ techtimes.com: A sketched-out user asks a security firm to look into a raffle a malware bot has been spamming inside Twitch chats. F-Secure has discovered that the malware's phony "drawing" can wipe out a user's Steam inventories of funds, collectibles and weapons.

Twitch users shook by money spending malware

- 1 day ago @ ri.search.yahoo.com: F-Secure makes users feel insecure

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Citadel malware becomes APT tool in newest hacking campaign

Help Net Security: "While the use of advanced malware that was originally built for financial theft as a generic advanced persistent threat (APT) tool is not new, this is the first time we've seen Citadel used to target nonfinancial organizations in a targeted/APT-style ...

Dragonfly malware targeting pharmaceutical companies

Help Net Security: Langill's review of Dragonfly focused on executing the malicious code on systems that reflect real world ICS configurations and observing the malware's impact. Three main factors led him to believe the target is the intellectual prop erty of ...

WikiLeaks posts 'weaponized malware' for all to download

ZDNet: I have always considered WikiLeaks to be a troublesome entity skirting the edge of the law and civilized behavior. But posting technology the organization readily admits is "weaponized malware" to the whole world is destructive and stupid on a whole ...

IAB Takes Major Steps towards Establishing a Safer, More Trustworthy Supply Chain

In an effort to address recent concerns regarding the criminal proliferation of malware and the sale of inventory that is created by that fraudulent traffic, the Interactive Advertising Bureau has released its “Anti-Fraud Principles,” a series of three tenets meant to root poor-quality ad traffic out of the system once and for all.

WikiLeaks posts 'weaponized malware' for all to download

The long and sordid story of WikiLeaks takes an astonishingly irresponsible and very dangerous turn.

'Tiny banker' malware targets US financial institutions

Computerworld: A version analyzed by Avast showed Tiny Banker has been customized to target many new financial institutions, many of which are based in the U.S., such as Wells Fargo, Bank of America and Chase, wrote Jaromir Horejsi, an Avast malware analyst.

Salesforce Warns Users of Trojan Malware

NewsFactor Network: A new computer Trojan may be targeting clients of Salesforce.com, the company announced in a Relevant Products/Services warning posted on its Web site. The malware, known as Dyre or Dyreza, appears to be a variation of the previously known Zeus ...

'Tiny banker' malware targets US financial institutions

A banking trojan, known for its small size but powerful capabilities, has expanded the number of financial institutions it can collect data from, according to security vendor Avast. Tiny Banker, also known as Tinba, was discovered around mid-2012 after it infected thousands of computers in Turkey. The malware is just 20K in size and can inject HTML fields into websites when it detects a user has ...

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Here's What Hackers Can Do With Your CRM Data

Forbes: Last week Salesforce.com notified its customers that the Dyre — a piece of malware that can bypass SSL to steal customer credentials and that has targeted banks including Bank of America Bank of America and Citibank –- may be targeting Salesforce.com ...

New malware spreads over Twitch chat, targets Steam accounts

PCWorld: If you use gaming video streaming site Twitch, you'll want to be careful what you click on. A new piece of malware spread through Twitch's chat feature will attempt to bleed your Steam account dry, according to security software maker F-Secure. The ...

New Twitch Malware Can Bleed Your Steam Account Dry

Be careful what you click on when using gaming platform Twitch . A new piece of malware accessible through the site’s chat feature can wipe your Steam wallet, armory and inventory clean before dumping your items into the Steam Community Market at a discount. Ouch.

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Twitch malware spends users' money

BBC News: Malicious software spread via chat forums on the video games streaming site Twitch can spend users' money without authorisation, it has emerged. The Finnish security firm F-Secure said clicking on the malware links also enabled infiltrators to wipe ...

Twitch malware spends users' money

Malicious links posted on the chat forums of video games streaming site Twitch can spend money without users' authorisation, it has emerged.

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Malware Hacks into Home Depot Card Data

SPAMfighter News: Very often, whilst any malware gets utterly familiar among the security community, those behind creating that malware would change its code as well as employ fresh techniques of encryption and/or obfuscation so all detection attempts turn a failure, ...

Home Depot Malware Pretended To Be Anti-Virus Protection

PYMNTS.com: The story quoted a different cyber security researcher saying that the malware name “s derived from the McAfee Inc. antivirus agent it impersonates. The malware's disguise was meant to keep Home Depot's security team from taking a deeper look even if ...

Malware different in 2 cyberattacks

Malware different in 2 cyberattacks. By Dune Lawrence and Michael Riley Bloomberg News. WASHINGTON -- Home Depot Inc. was hacked with a malicious software program that plunders store registers while disguising itself as anti-virus software, according ...

Home Depot's Malware Hints That Its Hackers Weren't Target's

Bloomberg: A second cyber security researcher familiar with the investigation confirmed that the malware used is a different family and said its name, FrameworkPOS, is derived from the McAfee Inc. antivirus agent it impersonates. He asked not to be identified ...

Researcher disputes report BlackPOS used in Home Depot, Target attacks

A security researcher has found that the malware used in the Home Depot and Target breaches are unrelated and cannot be used as an indicator that the same group is behind the attacks.

Home Depot Malware Hints at Different Hackers Than Target's

Hackers attacked Home Depot with a credit card-stealing program that mimicked antivirus software

Home Depot's malware details hint its hackers weren't Target's

WASHINGTON — Home Depot Inc. was hacked with a malicious software program that plunders store registers while disguising itself as antivirus software, according to two security researchers.

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Twitch.tv Being Used To Propagate Malware

Bidness ETC: However, F-Secure, a Finnish cyber-security company, reported on Friday that the platform is being used to spread a malware named as "Eskimo," specifically on the Steam gaming platform. F-secure posted on its blog that a bot, a program pretending to be ...

WikiLeaks names NSW Police as FinFisher malware customer

ZDNet: Singaporean company PCS Security is alleged to have parted with €3.2 million for FinFisher malware, which is claimed by WikiLeaks to be able to operate under all major desktop and mobile operating systems, namely Windows, OS X, Linux, Android, iOS, ...

Eskimo Malware Targets Twitch And Steam

Eric Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A serious malware problem with the online video game streaming service Twitch.tv , also involving Steam, has been discovered and Twitch users are being warned to be extra vigilant when using the platform. The issue was brought to the public's attention in a post on the website of Finnish internet security firm F-Secure on Friday September 12. F ...

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Malware Distributed Through Twitch Chat Is Hijacking Steam Accounts

GameSpot: If you use Twitch, be careful not to click on any suspicious links in the video streaming platform's chat feature. Twitch Support's official Twitter account has issued a security PSA on Friday, telling users not to click the "csgoprize" link in chat ...

New malware piggybacks on Twitch chat to bleed Steam Wallet dry

Tech Times: A sketched-out user asks a security firm to look into a raffle a malware bot has been spamming inside Twitch chats. F-Secure has discovered that the malware's phony "drawing" can wipe out a user's Steam inventories of funds, collectibles and weapons.

Twitch Chat Harbors Steam Malware

Tom's Guide: Having all of your PC games stored in the cloud and ready to stream at a moment's notice is convenient, but it was an awful lot harder to spread video-game malware back in the CD-ROM days. Gamers who use Twitch, a popular live-streaming service, are at ...

Twitch chat malware is emptying gamers' Steam accounts

The Verge: F-Secure has uncovered an unusual kind of malware that's spreading through Twitch's chat feature, which they're calling "Eskimo." The virus starts with a simple phishing scheme, claiming the target has won a phony raffle and offering a bad link to confirm.

Malware Distributed Through Twitch Chat Is Hijacking Steam Accounts

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New malware spreads over Twitch chat, targets Steam accounts

If you use gaming video streaming site Twitch, you’ll want to be careful what you click on. A new piece of malware spread through Twitch’s chat feature will attempt to bleed your Steam account dry, according to security software maker F-Secure . The malware spreads through messages posted to Twitch chat that try to entice users into entering a weekly raffle. Click on the link, and a Java program ...

PSA: Malware Distributed Through Twitch Chat Will Steal Your

Malware Distributed Through Twitch Chat Will Steal Your Steam Wallet And Inventory. PC. Sep 15, 2014. Be careful clicking links in Twitch chat. You may get something you don't want. Honestly, this should go without saying. Randomly ...

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