OSX/Keydnap spreads via signed Transmission application

Written on:August 30, 2016
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During the last hours, OSX/Keydnap was distributed on a trusted website, which turned out to be “something else”. It spread via a recompiled version of the otherwise legitimate open source BitTorrent client application Transmission and distributed on their official website.

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Apple gets slapped with $14.5B tax bill – CNET

Written on:August 30, 2016
Apple gets slapped with $14.5B tax bill     – CNET

The European Commission claims Apple paid an effective corporate tax rate of just 0.005 percent in 2014.

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Apple under attack from Australia’s biggest banks over Apple Pay – CNET

Written on:August 30, 2016
Apple under attack from Australia’s biggest banks over Apple Pay     – CNET

Four Australian banks are uniting against Apple in a bid to get the famously-closed tech company to open up. But as they say in the classics, don’t upset the Apple, cartel…

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Turn on two-step verification for your PSN account now!

Written on:August 30, 2016
Turn on two-step verification for your PSN account now!

Don’t wait! Hit pause on whatever game you’re playing and turn on 2SV for PlayStation Network right away!

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Japan’s Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is brandless and beautiful – CNET

Written on:August 30, 2016
Japan’s Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is brandless and beautiful     – CNET

Some are speculating that the company is taking its name off products in Japan due to the country’s increasingly difficult relationship with South Korea.

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This dongle will let you know if your car is about to break down – Roadshow

Written on:August 30, 2016
This dongle will let you know if your car is about to break down     – Roadshow

The only catch is, right now it only works on Toyota, Nissan and Honda cars.

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See ‘Avengers’ reimagined as the TV sitcom ‘Full House’ – CNET

Written on:August 30, 2016
See ‘Avengers’ reimagined as the TV sitcom ‘Full House’     – CNET

Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, Black Widow, Bruce Banner, Hawkeye, and Scarlet Witch get recast as various members of the Tanner household in this cleverly-edited parody video.

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65-year-old woman says she took out drone with just one shot – CNET

Written on:August 30, 2016
65-year-old woman says she took out drone with just one shot     – CNET

Technically Incorrect: A drone is hovering near the house of Hollywood actor Robert Duvall. A neighbor thinks this isn’t a good thing.

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The Hunt for Lurk

Written on:August 30, 2016
The Hunt for Lurk

In June, 2016, the Russian police arrested the alleged members of the criminal group known as Lurk. The police suspected Lurk of stealing nearly three billion rubles. The story of Lurk gives some idea of the amount of work that has to be done to obtain enough evidence to arrest and prosecute suspects.

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The RIPPER malware linked to the recent ATM attacks in Thailand

Written on:August 30, 2016
The RIPPER malware linked to the recent ATM attacks in Thailand

Experts from FireEye  who analyzed the RIPPER malware believe it was used by crooks in the recent wave of cyber attacks against ATM in Thailand. Earlier this month a malware was used by a criminal organization to steal 12 million baht from ATMs in Thailand. According to FireEye, the malware was uploaded for the first time […]

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