Warnings Issued By Australian Government On Westpac Phishing Emails

05:17 20 August in Latest Threats

Stay Smart Online, the Australian Government’s web site dedicated to on-line safety, has issued an a warning to Westpac customers of a new phishing campaign that targets them. The attacks begin with a smartly designed phishing email that informs recipients a couple of security update. “Thank you for banking on-line at Westpac, your security is our primary concern. And so as to protect against the recent spate of...

Security Breach In Yahoo Japan,May Have Leaked 22 Million ID’s

05:21 19 August in Latest Threats

Yahoo Japan, which has very little to try with the Yahoo that is buying Tumblr, has disclosed that it believes some twenty two million IDs could have been leaked in an attack that the corporate discovered and stopped because it happened. Yahoo Japan believes the attackers were trying to induce their hands on IDs and possibly whatever else they might get their hands on.The company is unsure what quantity – if anything – got out. They intercepted the file...

New Malware Found On Mac,Grabs Screenshots And Uploads Them to Remote Servers

17:17 18 August in Latest Threats

Security firm F-Secure reports on the invention of a brand new piece of Mac malware that takes screenshots and dumps them into a folder on the pc, then sends them to shady servers with unregistered domains. The “” malware uses a legitimate Apple ID (assigned to a definite Rajender Kumar) and dumps same screenshots into a folder known as MacApp.Two C&C servers are related to the...

Google Replaces SSL Certificates to 2048-Bit Encryption

05:18 18 August in Latest Threats
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Google has declared that it's beefing up the cryptography in all of its SSL certificates by beginning to use 2048-bit encryption across the board. it'll be a gradual rollout, Google can begin the end the new certificates in August, however can complete the switch by the top of 2013.In most cases and for many individuals, the switch will not mean something, they will not notice something, either issues or enhancements, except, of course, for the very fact that the...