Adobe – March 2016 Security patches address Zero-Day exploit

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The Adobe security updates for March 2016 should be installed prompted as documented below: http://www.eweek.com/blogs/security-watch/adobe-updates-flash-to-patch-zero-day-flaw.html https://helpx.adobe.com/security.html A delayed March update provides patches for 23 security vulnerabilities, including one for a zero-day flaw already being exploited by attackers.  Adobe pushed out a security update for its Flash Player on March 10, providing users with patches for […]

Apple – Mobile security firm helping FBI open encrypted iPhone

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Further updates on this major legal and privacy issue are shared below: http://www.reuters.com/article/us-apple-encryption-cellebrite-idUSKCN0WP17J Israel’s Cellebrite, a provider of mobile forensic software, is helping the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation’s attempt to unlock an iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino, California shooters, the Yedioth Ahronoth newspaper reported on Wednesday.  If Cellebrite succeeds, then the FBI […]

Ransomware – Hospital in Kentucky impacted

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Attackers are demanding $1,675 (four bitcoins) from a Kentucky hospital to unlock some computers infected with Ransomware.  It was reported that primary patient systems were not impacted http://www.pcmag.com/news/343184/another-hospital-falls-victim-to-ransomware A hospital in Kentucky is the latest healthcare facility to be targeted in a ransomware attack, according to security analyst Brian Krebs. Methodist Hospital in Henderson, Ky. […]

Facebook – Automatic Detection of Imposter Accounts

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Facebook has implemented a new automatic detection process when someone attempts to impersonate another user with their name and photos by setting up a second imposter accounts.  The real user is alerted and they have the option to flag this a “fake account” so that Facebook’s security team can quickly delete it. http://www.pcmag.com/news/343185/facebook-now-automatically-detects-imposter-accounts http://mashable.com/2016/03/22/facebook-impersonation-alert/#gZN3JOrm9gqR A feature that […]


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