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ICYMI: Cyber-Sec challenge; Tesco hack, DDoS hits Finns; US election hack?; NHS Trust downed

ICYMI: Cyber-Sec challenge; Tesco hack, DDoS hits Finns; US election hack?; NHS Trust downed

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In this week's In Case You Missed It we look at: Youngest Cyber-Sec winner; Tesco bank hacked; DDoS hits Finns heating; US election vulnerability; NHS Trust closed by malware

ICYMI: PSN hacked; Russia prepares; Internet blackouts; Mirai botnet use; GDPR & Brexit

ICYMI: PSN hacked; Russia prepares; Internet blackouts; Mirai botnet use; GDPR & Brexit

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This week In Case You Missed It looks at: PSN hack on B1 launch; Russia prepares for retaliation; Blackouts from Dyn DDoS; Mirai botnets cause Dyn blackouts; Brexit confuses GDPR plans.

PSN hacked! Server outage on launch day of Battlefield 1

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The PlayStation Network (PSN) is reportedly down worldwide on the same day as the launch of Battlefield 1, one of the network's biggest games.

ICYMI: US to retaliate; 6,000 stores hacked; Euro CyberSec exercise; GDPR preparation

ICYMI: US to retaliate; 6,000 stores hacked; Euro CyberSec exercise; GDPR preparation

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ICYMI: This week: The buck stops with Obama; 6000 e-commerce stores hacked; largest ever pan-European cybersec exercise; preparation for the GDPR and mounting security spends

Hackers hiding stolen credit card details in images

Hackers hiding stolen credit card details in images

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Cyber-criminals extract financial information using website product pictures

Trump says Russia's role in hacks unclear, US intel community says otherwise

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During Sunday's presidential debate, Donald Trump said Hillary Clinton doesn't know if Russia is behind hacks of the DNC and others.

Russia 'offers to rein in WADA hackers' in exchange for dropping sport investigation

Russia 'offers to rein in WADA hackers' in exchange for dropping sport investigation

Sources close to Russian presidency tell SC's Russia correspondent they can put a stop to Fancy Bear's attacks on World Anti Doping Agency (WADA) if an investigation of Russian sport is halted and atheletes pardoned.

ICYMI: Dropbox, Minecraft fans, malicious SSL attacks, voter databases breached

ICYMI: Dropbox, Minecraft fans, malicious SSL attacks, voter databases breached

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This Week: Dropbox data dump, Minecraft fansite data dump, one click iOS exploitation, more encryption means more cyber-attacks and two the voter databases of two separate US states get breached by hackers

Swift reveals banks of more cyber-thefts

Swift reveals banks of more cyber-thefts

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Financial institutions advised to tighten security further

Epic hack, thousands of salted logins stolen

Epic hack, thousands of salted logins stolen

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A hacker has stolen around 808,000 accounts from two forums run by Epic Games, the games maker has confirmed the hack and is investigating what happened.

WordPress Summer of Pwnage: 64 holes in 21 days

WordPress Summer of Pwnage: 64 holes in 21 days

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As the Pwnage summer heat rages on, hackers find 64 holes in popular publishing platform, WordPress

Researchers claim Android Keystore encryption is broken

Researchers claim Android Keystore encryption is broken

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Developers wrong to choose simplicity over security

20 million Iranian mobile users' data leaked but operator denies being hacked

20 million Iranian mobile users' data leaked but operator denies being hacked

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Iran's second largest mobile operator, Irancell, lost the personal information of 20 million customers in a data leak last week but denies being hacked.

GoToMyPC, but not until you reset your password

GoToMyPC, but not until you reset your password

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Unfortunately, the GoToMYPC service has been targeted by a 'very sophisticated password attack', says GoToMYPC

Here's a free tool to help with the TeamViewer hack

The uncertainty about the TeamViewer breach has many sysadmins worried about steps to take to reinforce their security around this tool, so here's a free script that might help.

'Guccifer 2.0' claims glory for DNC Hack, more documents leaked.

'Guccifer 2.0' claims glory for DNC Hack, more documents leaked.

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A hacker named Guccifer 2.0 has come out to claim responsibility for the recent hack on the Democratic National Committee

Black-Hat uses SQL injection to your site to boost their SEO ranking

Black-Hat uses SQL injection to your site to boost their SEO ranking

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Instead of stealing your data, a criminal-run bot-net is using SQL injection to insert hidden links to boost the SEO of their own dodgey sites.

75% of UK consumers won't do biz with a company that has been hacked

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Three quarters of UK consumers would stop doing business or cancel memberships with an organisation if it was hacked.

Filipino authorities arrest second man in hack that revealed data on 55M voters

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The 23-year-old mastermind behind the hack of the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) website, which led to the exposure of 55 million voter records, was arrested by the Cyber-crime Division of the National Bureau of Investigation in the Philippines Friday.

ICYMI: Panama leak; Ethical Top 15; What'sApp encryption; door hack

ICYMI: Panama leak; Ethical Top 15; What'sApp encryption; door hack

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The latest In Case You Missed It (ICYMI) looks at Panamanian papers - insider or email hack? Top 15 ethical hackers; WhatsApp end-to-end encryption; door control vulnerability

Security researchers defeat reCAPTCHA

Security researchers defeat reCAPTCHA

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Automated attack breaks access system used by Google and Facebook

Email server hack behind Panamanian law firm leaks

Email server hack behind Panamanian law firm leaks

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The names leaked from the email hack on Mossack Fonseca include many of the world's rich and powerful

Ransomware holds data hostage in two German hospitals

Ransomware holds data hostage in two German hospitals

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A ransomware campaign has hit two German hospitals, soon after another ransomware campaign hit a Los Angeles medical centre, and the clean up is set to take weeks.

New report diagnoses healthcare bodies with poor cyber-security

New report diagnoses healthcare bodies with poor cyber-security

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Health care bodies appear to have a focus on protecting patient data, often forgetting to protect themselves from other more serious attacks, a new report has shown.

Linux Mint operating system maliciously hacked

Linux Mint operating system maliciously hacked

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ISO file for free operating system download infected with botnet malware, and user forum details also stolen.

DayZed and confused: users' data purloined from zombie server

DayZed and confused: users' data purloined from zombie server

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Users of the DayZ zombie shoot 'em up have been informed by the developer that their passwords and messages have been stolen by hackers.

ICYMI:; Backdoor concerns; TalkTalk losses; EBay exploit; Safe-Harbour 2; Malwarebytes flaw

ICYMI:; Backdoor concerns; TalkTalk losses; EBay exploit; Safe-Harbour 2; Malwarebytes flaw

The latest In Case You Missed It (ICYMI) looks at; Investigatory Powers Bill; TalkTalk woes continue; EBay exploit unfixed; EU-US Privacy Shield agreed; Malwarebytes apologises for flaw.

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