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Ransomware Exploits Flash Flaw (June 29, 2015)

Ransomware known as CryptoWall is being used in attacks that exploit a flaw in Adobe Flash Player for which Adobe issued a patch just last week.......

OPM System Taken Offline (June 29, 2015)

The Office of Personnel Management has taken its Electronic Questionnaires for Investigations Processing (e-QIP) system offline temporarily.......

App Secretly Mined Cryptocurrencies (June 29, 2015)

The Federal Trade Commission has settled a case against a man who created an app that secretly mines for Dogecoin and other less-well-known cryptocurrencies in the background.......

Malwarebytes Will Trade Pirated License Keys for Legitimate Ones (June 29, 2015)

People who are using counterfeit versions of Malwarebytes antivirus license keys can trade them for legitimate keys that will remain valid for one year.......

Two Plead Guilty to Charges Related to Intrusions at State Department (June 26 & 29, 2015)

Two men have pleaded guilty to breaking into computer systems at the US State Department.......

Magento Vulnerability is Being Exploited (June 26 & 29, 2015)

Data thieves are exploiting a vulnerability in Magento, eBay's ecommerce platform, to steal customer billing information.......

Ikea Addressed Shellshock Efficiently (June 28, 2015)

Swedish furniture and housewares retailer Ikea managed to remove the Shellshock vulnerability from its systems in less than three hours.......

Documents Show US's Zero Day Exploit Policy Dates to 2010 (June 26, 2015)

Newly released documents show that the US government's policy regarding the use of zero-day vulnerabilities was established in February 2010, about five months before Stuxnet was discovered.......

Findikoglu Extradited to US, Pleads Not Guilty (June 24, 25, & 27, 2015)

The US Secret Service has extradited Ercan Findikoglu to face charges that include conspiracy to commit computer intrusion.......