[Heads-up] Scary New MegaCortex Ransomware Strain Discovered

[Heads-up] Scary New MegaCortex Ransomware Strain Discovered That Targets Your Business Network Sophos has discovered a scary new strain of very sophisticated ransomware called MegaCortex. It was purpose-built to target corporate networks, and once penetrated, the attackers infect your entire network by rolling out the ransomware to all servers and workstations, using your own Windows domain controllers. Sophos have detected…

Cisco clueless about security, apparently: Meet Thrangrycat

Cisco clueless about security, apparently: Meet Thrangrycat Hundreds of Cisco products are vulnerable to a secure-enclave takeover. Dubbed Thrangrycat, it permits an attacker to hide a persistent threat inside the Trust Anchor module (TAm) of any number of Cisco networking boxes. The kicker: The software image loaded by the TAm—the “bitstream”—is not encrypted, nor verified. I mean, seriously,…

Facebook reenables ‘View as Public’ feature following 2018 security issue

Facebook reenables ‘View as Public’ feature following 2018 security issue ByChaim Gartenberg Facebook is restoring the option for users to view their profile from the perspective of someone they aren’t friends with, as well as making it easier for users to manage what information does or doesn’t get displayed on the public-facing version of their…