Security researchers at Check Point have claimed that a single adware malware is infecting as many as 250 million PCs worldwide.
In this WSJ article, the author posits: What is the greatest threat to liberty in America? Constitutional scholar Philip Hamburger responds: overreach and lack of oversight by the regulatory state or Deep State, where the Bill of Rights has been gutted and citizens have not guarantee of due process.
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Full data enrichment profiles for more than 200 million people have been placed up for sale on the Darknet. The person offering the files claims the data is from Experian, and is looking to get $600 for everything.
Details of this incident came to Salted Hash via the secure drop at Peerlyst, where someone uploaded details surrounding the sale and the data. The data were first vetted by the technical review board at Peerlyst, who confirmed its legitimacy. Once it was cleared by the technical team, a sample of the data was passed over to Salted Hash for additional verification and disclosure…
The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) released its first ever research and guidance report on connected vehicle security. Authored by the CSA’s Internet of Things (IoT) Working Group, “Observations and Recommendations on Connected Vehicle Security” provides a comprehensive perspective on vehicle security connectivity design, possible attack vectors of concern, and recommendations for securing the connected vehicle environment. [via Help Net Security]