Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#141 PayPal blocks VPN, SmartDNS provider’s payments over copyright concerns
PayPal has stopped accepting payments for Canadian outfit UnoTelly—a provider of VPN and SmartDNS services—because these might be used to facilitate copyright infringement.

UnoTelly said in an update on its website that Paypal had "severed payment processing agreement unilaterally and without prior warning." It added: "Paypal indicated that UnoTelly is not allowed to provide services that enable open and unrestricted Internet access."
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#144 Dridex malware exploit distributes Avira installer—hack suspected
#143 Scareware campaign targets Apple Mac OS X machines
#142 Dell's cloud BIOS security checks your PC is malware free as it boots
#141 PayPal blocks VPN, SmartDNS provider’s payments over copyright concerns
#140 Kaspersky Security Bulletin. Spam and phishing in 2015
#139 Netgear Management System Vulnerable to RCE, Path Traversal Attacks
#138 Apple iPhone, iPad at risk of new lock screen passcode bypass flaw
#137 Fake Adobe Flash Update OS X Malware
#136 Motorola Security Cam with flaws that let attackers hack video and network
#135 Mysterious spike in WordPress hacks silently delivers ransomware to visitors
#134 Europe’s top court mulls legality of hyperlinks to copyrighted content
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