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Malware

Windows 11 Adoption Is Slow Despite Windows 10 Security Risk

[ad_1] Endpoint Security , Governance & Risk Management , IT Risk Management Only 8.35% of Windows Users Had Migrated to Windows 11 by May 2023 Jayant Chakravarti (@JayJay_Tech) • April 16, 2024     Image: Shutterstock Microsoft’s Windows 10 operating system is near the end of life for its 10-year run, but less than 10% […]

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Data

Can AI Help You Get Better Headshots?

[ad_1] We have talked a lot about the ways that AI can help in marketing. However, one of the benefits that we didn’t get into much detail with was the importance of using AI to take better headshots. In today’s digital age, where first impressions are often made online, professional headshots play a pivotal role […]

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Malware

Steganography Campaign Targets Global Enterprises

[ad_1] Cybercrime , Fraud Management & Cybercrime Financially Motivated Threat Group Embeds Malicious Code in Images Prajeet Nair (@prajeetspeaks) • April 16, 2024     The original of this image contains code that leads to an Agent Tesla infection. (Image: Positive Technologies) Financially motivated hackers are using the oldie-but-goodie technique of hiding malicious code in […]

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Malware

College Students Help Boost Cybersecurity With Free Clinics

[ad_1] Training & Security Leadership , Video New Program Pairs Universities and Students With Small, Resource-Poor Organizations Anna Delaney (annamadeline) • April 16, 2024     Ann Cleaveland, executive director, Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity, UC Berkeley A new initiative in the U.S. is pairing college students with a consortium of university researchers to […]

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Malware

After XZ Utils, More Open-Source Maintainers Under Attack

[ad_1] Fraud Management & Cybercrime , Social Engineering Fresh Social Engineering Attacks Resemble Tactics Used Against XZ Utils Maintainer Mathew J. Schwartz (euroinfosec) • April 16, 2024     A hacker nearly succeeded in inserting a backdoor into an open-source utility, sparking a search for similiar attempts. (Image: Shutterstock) Major open-source software projects are warning […]

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Attack

AWS, Google, and Azure CLI Tools Could Leak Credentials in Build Logs

[ad_1] New cybersecurity research has found that command-line interface (CLI) tools from Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Google Cloud can expose sensitive credentials in build logs, posing significant risks to organizations. The vulnerability has been codenamed LeakyCLI by cloud security firm Orca. “Some commands on Azure CLI, AWS CLI, and Google Cloud CLI can expose sensitive information […]

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Attack

TA558 Hackers Weaponize Images for Wide-Scale Malware Attacks

[ad_1] The threat actor tracked as TA558 has been observed leveraging steganography as an obfuscation technique to deliver a wide range of malware such as Agent Tesla, FormBook, Remcos RAT, LokiBot, GuLoader, Snake Keylogger, and XWorm, among others. “The group made extensive use of steganography by sending VBSs, PowerShell code, as well as RTF documents with an […]

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Attack

OpenJS Foundation Targeted in Potential JavaScript Project Takeover Attempt

[ad_1] Security researchers have uncovered a “credible” takeover attempt targeting the OpenJS Foundation in a manner that evokes similarities to the recently uncovered incident aimed at the open-source XZ Utils project. “The OpenJS Foundation Cross Project Council received a suspicious series of emails with similar messages, bearing different names and overlapping GitHub-associated emails,” OpenJS [ad_2] […]

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Cloud

Learn Microsoft Azure Online for $32

[ad_1] The cloud has revolutionized the way we do business, communicate and entertain ourselves. Whereas once upon a time AWS drove practically all cloud technology, competitors have made huge strides in recent years, especially with Microsoft Azure. Today, Azure experts are more in-demand than ever, so if you’ve been looking for a new challenge or […]

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Technology

UnitedHealth beats on revenue despite impact from cyberattack

UnitedHealth Group reported better-than-expected revenue in its first-quarter results on Tuesday, though the company is still dealing with the fallout from the cyberattack on its subsidiary Change Healthcare. Here’s how the company did: Earnings: $7.16 per share adjusted, vs. $6.61 expected by analysts, according to LSEG. Revenue: $100.08 billion adjusted, vs. $99.26 billion expected by […]