Watch out! Attackers Can Guess Your Credit Card PIN Even If You Are Covering the ATM Pad

Security experts have shown that a special-purpose deep-learning algorithm can be instructed to guess four-digit credit card PINs 41% of the time, even when the target is trying to cover…

Robots for kids: Best STEM kits and other tech gifts for hackers of all ages

All the signs were there. If my parents knew then what parents know now, they would have been prepared. But back in the 1960s and 1970s, the maker movement was…

The Complete Guide to IoT Security and What Every Business Owner Needs to Know

We might feel that technology plays an enormous role in our lives, always with our eyes on our phones or turning on the TV right after we got home –…

Rickroll Grad Prank Exposes Exterity IPTV Bug

IPTV and IP video security is increasingly under scrutiny, even by high school kids. When Township High School District 214 in Illinois got rickrolled all at once across its six…

7-Eleven breached customer privacy by collecting facial imagery without consent

Image: Getty Images In Australia, the country’s information commissioner has found that 7-Eleven breached customers’ privacy by collecting their sensitive biometric information without adequate notice or consent. From June 2020…

Vulnerable Video DVR Devices Now Targeted by the FreakOut Botnet

FreakOut botnet (aka Necro, N3Cr0m0rPh) creators have updated the malware and added a PoC exploit for Visual Tools DVR, an electronic video recorder utilized in surveillance video systems, capable of supporting up…

Amnesty Intl. accuses Indian cyber security firm of spyware attacks

According to Amnesty International, it found evidence that attackers testing the spyware were using the IP address of Indian cyber security firm Innefu Labs. Amnesty International has accused an Indian…

TangleBot Android malware hijacks phone to steal login credentials

TangleBot Android malware is delivered through smishing and is currently targeting users in Canada and the US disguised as information about COVID-19 vaccination. It is a fact that SMS messages…

IP Surveillance Bugs in Axis Gear Allow RCE, Data Theft

Three security vulnerabilities in Axis video products could open up the door to a bevy of different cyberattacks on businesses. Three vulnerabilities in the IP video-surveillance systems created by Axis…

Cybersecurity’s next phase: Cyber-deterrence

Padlokr –  Padlokr –  Can we reduce the likelihood of digital attacks? Digital defense via shutterstock.com Dorothy Denning, Naval Postgraduate School Cyberattackers pose many threats to a wide range of…