[SecurityWeek] Cyberattack on US Pipeline is Linked to Criminal Gang

The cyberextortion attempt that has forced the shutdown of a vital U.S. pipeline was carried out by a criminal gang known as DarkSide that cultivates a Robin Hood image of stealing from corporations and giving a cut to charity, two people close to the investigation said Sunday.

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[TheRecord] Academics find Meltdown-like attacks on AMD CPUs, previously thought to be unaffected

Two academic papers have been published over the past two months detailing new side-channel attacks in AMD processors that have eerily similar consequences to the Meltdown attack disclosed in early 2018, to which AMD CPUs were previously thought to be immune. The original idea of the Meltdown attack was that malicious apps could abuse a CPU’s speculate execution operations […]

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[BleepingComputer] Google Chrome now warns you of extensions from untrusted devs

Google has added new protection capabilities for Enhanced Safe Browsing users in Chrome, warning them when installing untrusted extensions and allowing them to request more in-depth scans of downloaded files. […] Source: Read More (BleepingComputer)

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[SecurityWeek] Kaseya Obtains Universal Decryptor for Ransomware Attack Victims

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IT management software maker Kaseya on Thursday said it obtained a universal decryptor that should allow victims of the recent ransomware attack to recover their files. read more Source: Read More (SecurityWeek RSS Feed)

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