[ThreatPost] Robinhood Trading Platform Data Breach Hits 7M Customers

The cyberattacker attempted to extort the company after socially engineering a customer service employee to gain access to email addresses and more.

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[SecurityWeek] Researcher Explains Wi-Fi Password Cracking at Scale

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A security researcher at CyberArk was able to easily break more than 70 percent of Wi-Fi passwords he sniffed using relatively simple, cheap equipment. read more Source: Read More (SecurityWeek RSS Feed)

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[BleepingComputer] FBI says cybercrime complaints more than doubled in 14 months

The FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) has seen a massive 100% in cybercrime complaints over the past 14 months. […] Source: Read More (BleepingComputer)

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[SANS ISC] One way to fail at malspam – give recipients the wrong password for an encrypted attachment , (Wed, Jul 14th)

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It is not unusual for malspam authors to encrypt the malicious files that they attach to messages they send out. Whether they encrypt the malicious file itself (as in the case of a password-protected Office document) or embed it in an encrypted archive, encryption can sometimes help attackers to get their creations past e-mail security […]

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