September 9, 2021

An early one today as I made space in the schedule to get out on the water 😎 I’m really liking the new Apple AirTags, I’m disliking some of the international media coverage about Australia’s COVID situation, another gov onto HIBP and a blog

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A Canadian man, who helped North Korean threat actors to launder stolen funds, plead guilty to laundering tens of millions of dollars stolen in bank fraud schemes. A Canadian man who conspired to launder tens of millions of dollars stolen bank fraud schemes has been sentenced to 140 months in prison. The man is Ghaleb […]

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HCL Technologies has expanded its strategic collaboration with Dell Technologies to provide clients with an advanced cyber recovery solution that protects against ransomware and other sophisticated cyber attacks. HCL Cyber Resiliency with Dell Technolo…

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Red Hat shared that leading banks such as Alliance Bank (Malaysia) and the Asian Development Bank (Philippines) have adopted Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform as its enterprise-grade, agentless automation platform in their journey to the cloud. Both …

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The massive DDoS attack that has been targeting the internet giant Yandex was powered b a completely new botnet tracked as Mēris. The Russian Internet giant Yandex has been targeting by the largest DDoS attack in the history of Runet, the Russian Internet designed to be independent of the world wide web and ensure the […]

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Apple’s next event, titled “California Streaming,” will occur on Tuesday, September 14 at 10 a.m. PT. It’s expected that Apple will announce the iPhone 13, Apple Watch Series 7 and new set of AirPods. Potential new iPhone features include the abilit…

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CyberNews researchers identified more than 2 million web servers worldwide still running on outdated and vulnerable versions of Microsoft Internet Information Services software. These legacy versions are no longer supported by Microsoft, which makes millions of web servers easy targets for threat actors and cybercriminals. Original post @ https://cybernews.com/security/millions-of-microsoft-web-servers-powered-by-vulnerable-legacy-software/ Boasting a market share of 12.4%, Microsoft […]

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The financially motivated TeamTNT hacking group expanded its arsenal with new tools used to target thousands of victims worldwide. Researchers from AT&T Alien Labs uncovered a new campaign, tracked as Chimaera, conducted by the TeamTNT group, aimed at organizations worldwide. Evidence collected by the experts suggests that the campaign began on July 25, 2021, threat actors […]

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The Russian internet service provider Yandex is under a massive distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack that began last week. The Russian Internet giant Yandex has been targeting by the largest DDoS attack in the history of Runet, the Russian Internet designed to be independent of the world wide web and ensure the resilience of the country […]

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Amazon opens a state-of-the-art warehouse in Mexico, Twitter tests out an Instagram-like feature, and PayPal implements a fee for inactive accounts. It’s all the tech news that’s trending right now, welcome to Hashtag Trending! It’s Thursday, September 9, and I’m your host, Jori Negin-Shecter. Amazon is set to open a $21 million highscale warehouse in […]

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111 years ago almost to the day, a murder was committed which ultimately led to the first criminal trial to use fingerprints as evidence. We’ve all since watched enough crime shows to understand that fingerprints are unique personal biometric attributes and to date, no two people have ever

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