Just in time for the holidays, if your looking to fill your time watching movies such as Hackers, the Rocky series, and Terminator, you can do so for free on YouTube.
AÂ new tip was spreading around Twitter today that blew my mind and a lot of others; simply pressing and holding any key on the keyboard allows you to easily move the text cursor around like a mouse.
VisionDirect, a popular contact lens online merchant in Europe,Â has posted an advisory stating that their web site had a data breach that led to the theft of credit card and account information.
A vulnerability for the very popular AMP for WP WordPress plugin with a 100 thousand active installations was discovered that allows any registered usersÂ to escalate their privileges to gain administrative access to the site.
Web developers can use theÂ SpeechSynthesisÂ API to convert text on a web page into synthesized audio speech. While this feature is great for accessibilityÂ and audio queues, it is being abused by advertisements and low quality/scammyÂ web sites.
This week we had some new variants of common ransomware infections such as Dharma and Matrix. Otherwise, it has predominantly been small variants that were either created as a test or have minimal distribution.
A new tech support scam trick is underway that utilizes Facebook's Sharer dialog to scare a user into thinking that their Facebook account has an issue. The scammers then hope that the user will be scared into calling the listed phone number.
A person or group claiming to have hacked ProtonMail and stolen "significant" amounts of dataÂ has posted a lengthy ransom demand with some wild claims to an anonymous Pastebin. ProtonMailÂ states it's complete BS.
Watching a video on YouTube in full screen is the optimal way to use the site, but it prevents you from using other features such as comments and the rest of the siteÂ A new feature has been released today by YouTube that allows you to watch a video in full screen, but at the same time, scroll down and view the site.
Mozilla's has added a new feature to their desktop Quantum Browser that displays a warningÂ from Firefox Monitor when visiting a site that previously had a data breach. These warnings are designed to alert people about possible concerns and to suggest theyÂ check their email to see if it was part of the breach.
A MageCart credit card skimming attack has been discovered on the online store for the Infowars web site. Visitors who purchased anything on the store while the malicious code was present, would have had their payment information sent to the attacker's server in Lithuania.
Adobe has published their monthly Patch Tuesday updates for the month of November 2018. These updates are for Flash Player, Adobe Acrobat and Reader, and Photoshop CC.
Today is Microsoft's November 2018 Patch Tuesday, which means we get a ton of security updates to install for Windows and other Microsoft products. As these updates are commonly exploited by attackers, malware, and exploit kits, it is strongly advised that all users install these updates as soon as possible.
The HookAds malvertisingÂ campaign has been active lately and redirecting visitors to the Fallout Exploit Kit. Once the kit is activated, it will attempt to exploit known vulnerabilities in Windows to install different malware such as the DanaBot banking Trojan, theÂ Nocturnal information stealer, and GlobeImposter ransomware.
The Intel Microcode Boot Loader creates a bootable USB flash drive that automatically applies the latest Intel microcodes to your identified CPU so that you are protected from the speculativeÂ execution side-channel attacksÂ called Spectre.