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  • Malware peddlers turn again to malicious links

    17.12.2014

    In the continuous see-sawing that spammers and malware peddlers perform between sending out emails with malicious links and those with malicious attachments, the former method is again on the rise.

  • Thousands fall for Free Audi R8 Facebook scam

    20.11.2014

    Over 200,000 Facebook users have so far fallen prey to a like-farming scam promising two free Audi R8 cars, and thousands are joining the victim list each hour, according to Bitdefender.

  • Shaping mobile security

    13.11.2014

    Most of us are familiar with the ‘triangle’ project management model, which highlights the constraints on delivering results in projects.

  • Organized cyber crooks plunder SMBs with simple, cheap keyloggers

    12.11.2014

    The popularity and pervasiveness of Zeus/Zbot has made it almost a synonym for banking malware, but there are unfortunately many more types of malicious software that allow attackers to steal money from their victims.

  • How cybercriminals scam consumers during the holiday season

    11.11.2014

    McAfee announced its annual “12 Scams of the Holidays” list, which includes the most popular ways cybercriminals scam consumers during the holiday season as they surf their digital devices.




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USBdriveby: Compromising computers with a $20 microcontroller

Posted on 19 December 2014.  |  Security researcher Samy Kamkar has devised a fast and easy way to compromise an unlocked computer and open a backdoor on it: a simple and cheap ($20) pre-programmed Teensy microcontroller.


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