Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#165 Symantec: Cybercriminals target social networks to do their dirty work
In 2014, Symantec observed a 70 percent increase in scams distributed via social media, which often spreads rapidly because people are more likely to click something posted by a friend. Criminals hijacked the power of “social proof” – the idea that we attribute more value to something if it’s shared or approved by others.
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#165 Symantec: Cybercriminals target social networks to do their dirty work
#164 Windows 10 updates finally get some release notes
#163 Huge number of Apple Mac apps vulnerable to hijacking, and a fix is elusive
#162 Google AdWords display ads going all-HTML, will ban Flash in 2017
#161 NCR: Network cable card skimming attacks in the US
#159 Poseidon APT Group identified as first portuguese-speaking campaign
#158 Check your Google security and get 2 free GBs of Google Drive for free
#157 Java “RAT-as-a-Service” backdoor openly sold through website to scammers
#156 Hack on DoJ and DHS downplayed
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