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  • Firefox kills the Battery Status ‘super cookie’

    Sophos - Naked Security
    What is the Battery Status API good for? Besides tracking you online that is.
  • Facebook halts plan to mine profiles for insurance quotes

    Sophos - Naked Security
    It's opt-in for now, but Admiral - one of the biggest car insurance companies in the UK - isn't ruling out expanding the program.
  • Don’t cyber-mess with Britain, warns UK Chancellor

    Sophos - Naked Security
    The UK will retaliate against cyber-attackers, Philip Hammond promises
  • New FCC ISP privacy rules create more questions than answers

    Sophos - Naked Security
    The FCC's new ISP privacy rules have opened wide the debate on when and what data gathered over the internet should be deemed sensitive.
  • Services slowly resume after malware strikes UK hospitals

    Graham Cluley
    Services at a number of UK hospitals are slowly beginning to resume after a computer virus infected the electronic systems of their managing health care trust.
    David Bisson reports.
  • Computer Virus Cripples UK Hospital System

    Krebs on Security
    Citing a computer virus outbreak, a hospital system in the United Kingdom has canceled all planned operations and diverted major trauma cases to neighboring facilities. The incident came as U.K. leaders detailed a national cyber security strategy that promises billions in cybersecurity spending, new special police units to pursue organized online gangs, and the possibility of retaliation for major attacks.
  • 86-year-old grandmother billed $5K, accused of pirating zombie game

    Sophos - Naked Security
    An Ontario octogenarian has been caught up in Canada's institution of new copyright infringement rules.
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    Graham Cluley
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  • Microsoft says you'll have to wait another week for critical Windows zero-day patch

    Graham Cluley
    The Russian-linked Fancy Bear group (also known as Strontium, APT28, Sednit or Sofacy) have been linked to targeted attacks.
  • Flying Dragon Eye: Uyghur Themed Threat Activity

    Arbor Networks
    DOWNLOAD FULL REPORT HERE DOWNLOAD INDICATORS OF COMPROMISE (IOCs) HERE This paper documents attempted exploitation activity aimed at Uyghur interests outside of China. Exploitation is being attempted via the usual tactic of spear phishing containing malicious attachments to targets. The exploit code attached used for dropping the malware is older – CVE-2012-0158 – and from […]

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