[ZDNet] Bad form: FBI server sending fake emails taken offline and fixed, no data impacted

Far from complex, the sender manipulated a POST request to send an email from FB infrastructure, and automated it.

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[ZDNet] Mozilla ends support for Firefox Lockwise password management app, strands iOS users

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Password management app to be replaced by functionality already existing in the Firefox browser. Source: Read More (Latest topics for ZDNet in Security)

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[SANS ISC] Phishing asking recipients not to report abuse, (Tue, Jun 22nd)

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It can be a little disheartening to deal with well-prepared phishing attacks every day, since one can easily see how even users who are fully “security-aware” could fall for some them. The messages don’t even have to be too complex to be believable. For example, a message containing seemingly innocuous text and a link that […]

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Daily NCSC-FI news followup 2019-12-14

New Orleans city government under cyberattack; workers told to turn off, unplug computers www.nola.com/news/politics/article_0039909a-1dd3-11ea-919e-938ea62f03b5.html Workers in New Orleans City Hall were told a cyberattack has struck the city government, multiple sources said on Friday. The exact extent of the attack is unknown. The attack was announced over the loudspeaker system in City Hall and workers […]

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