Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#727 Researcher arrested after reporting pwnage hole in elections site
Vanguard Cybersecurity man David Levin was arrested after disclosing SQL injection vulnerabilities that revealed admin credentials in the Lee County state elections web site.

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement says the 31-year-old Estero man hacked into Lee County state elections website 19 December.

Levin (@realdavidlevin) faced three third-degree felony counts of property crime.

Levin was released under a US$15,000 bond.
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#727 Researcher arrested after reporting pwnage hole in elections site
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#725 How was this Windows Store app able to download adware to a Windows 10 PC?
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#723 On the monetization of crypto-ransomware
#722 Lego-driven robot programmed to hack gesture-based security
#721 Qatar National Bank suffers massive breach
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