A flaw in the way Firefox handles extensions has been discovered to have the potential to expose millions of users to malicious code hidden by hackers in browser add-ons. Researchers from Northeastern...
Thank Zuck it's Friday #9 - Home Office 'super database', the software reseller claiming £270m from Microsoft and social media data breaches
This week on the IT news podcast the team discusses the Home Office's 'super database' on race, health and biometrics, the British software reseller bringing at £170m claim against Microsoft and the recent data breaches involving both Facebook and LinkedIn....
The hacker included 2 million records as proof that they have what they claim
Travel firm delayed reporting the breach by 22 days, exceeding the 72-hour limit
Patterns of unusual behaviour are the clearest signal of an attack, not programmes or files
The report details 18 pieces of malware used in the attack, including the Sunshuttle backdoor, China Copper webshell and covert Sibot tool