Category: Cyber Attack
Reddit Hacked: Hackers gain access to popular subreddits like r/space, r/nfl, r/blackmirror and others.
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REDDIT HACK: Reddit moderators of popular subreddits were compromised this morning. Major Reddit moderator accounts have been compromised, leading to the defamation of subreddits such as r/space, r/nfl, r/blackmirror and others. The hackers have left messages on some of the boards, such as /r/bostonceltics showing the following: This occurred after the online malicious […]
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Microsoft has released a security update for the issue, CVE-2020-1350 | Windows DNS Server Remote Code Execution Vulnerability. This vulnerability has a CVSS Base score of 10. How bad is this? “We consider this to be a wormable vulnerability, meaning that it has the potential to spread via malware between vulnerable […]
Microsoft has been hiding the file extensions in Windows by default, even though this is a security risk that is commonly abused by phishing e-mails and malware distributors. Attackers will send phishing e-mails attached with malware and Windows hiding the actual file extensions does nobody any favors. Windows default settings abused by attackers To enable […]
Cybersecurity First Principles Be wary of the networks you inherit. Old conventions and previous forms are often accepted without question and, once accepted, they set a boundary around creativity. Cybersecurity, which has evolved from the phrase, “Computer Security”, is the protection of computer systems and networks from the theft of or damage to their hardware, […]