Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#222 The Secret Behind CryptoWall’s Success - IMPERVA report (PDF)
The team was very interested in peeling the layers in the financial transactions and seeing how far we could go with information available in the open. They wanted to find out if there were indeed many criminals behind the ruthless ransomware or just a handful of very organized gangs. Also, much of the data analyzed is from before the FBI, in October 2015, advised victims to pay up to recover the data.
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#224 Wearable warning: IEEE highlights top security risks for fitness trackers
#223 Honeypots illustrate scores of vulnerabilities in medical devices
#222 The Secret Behind CryptoWall’s Success - IMPERVA report (PDF)
#221 Apple rejects order to unlock gunman's iPhone
#220 How to bypass LG V10 smartphone’s fingerprint security in just 30 seconds
#219 How to Safely Store a Password in 2016
#218 Russian cyberspy group uses simple yet effective Linux Trojan
#217 FBI: Apple ordered to unlock San Bernardino gunman's iPhone
#216 Australia: WA Parliament experiences cybersecurity breach: Report
#215 Massive US-planned cyberattack against Iran went well beyond Stuxnet
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