Naked Security

A real-life Maze ransomware attack – “If at first you don’t succeed…”

Naked Security - Fri, 09/18/2020 - 11:58am
The crooks wanted $15,000,000. They didn't get it. Huzzah!
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Zerologon – hacking Windows servers with a bunch of zeros

Naked Security - Thu, 09/17/2020 - 7:13am
Cryptography is hard. And cryptographic blunders can be hard to spot. This one was there for years...
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Naked Security Live – “Should you worry about your wallpaper?”

Naked Security - Mon, 09/14/2020 - 6:36am
Naked Security Live - here's the recorded version of our latest video. Enjoy.
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Serious Security: Hacking Windows passwords via your wallpaper

Naked Security - Fri, 09/11/2020 - 11:33am
Themes and wallpapers - how dangerous can they really be?
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Fake web alerts – how to spot and stop them

Naked Security - Wed, 09/09/2020 - 9:00am
How do you spot and deal with fake system alerts on both computers and mobile devices?
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Monday review – catch up on our latest articles and videos

Naked Security - Mon, 09/07/2020 - 4:44am
Our recent articles and videos, all in one place.
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Phishing tricks – the Top Ten Treacheries of 2020

Naked Security - Fri, 09/04/2020 - 10:26am
Here's the Top Ten - or perhaps we mean The Worst Ten. How many would you fall for?
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Vishing scams use Amazon and Prime as lures – don’t get caught!

Naked Security - Thu, 09/03/2020 - 12:59pm
How do you deal with scam calls on a phone number you keep for emergencies?
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Phishing scam uses Sharepoint and One Note to go after passwords

Naked Security - Wed, 09/02/2020 - 10:03am
Not all phishing links appear right in the email itself...
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Monday review – catch up on our latest articles and videos

Naked Security - Mon, 08/31/2020 - 7:15am
Our recent articles and videos, all in one place.
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Fake Android notifications – first Google, then Microsoft affected

Naked Security - Fri, 08/28/2020 - 9:49am
Were you woken up by a bogus Android notification from Google or Microsoft this week?
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Russian cybercrime suspect arrested in $1m ransomware conspiracy

Naked Security - Thu, 08/27/2020 - 8:34am
When ransomware hits, there are always 3 questions. How much? Did they pay? And the big one: How did the crooks get in?
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“Chrome considered harmful” – the Law of Unintended Consequences

Naked Security - Wed, 08/26/2020 - 12:58pm
A well-written article on the APNIC blog has provoked a thoughtful response from the Chromium coders - and we can all learn from it!
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Monday review – catch up on our latest articles and videos

Naked Security - Mon, 08/24/2020 - 6:22am
Our recent articles and videos, all in one place.
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