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  • SC Ports continues to push back port opening amid software issue May 20, 2024 2:45 pm WCSC - South Carolina CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - The South Carolina Ports Authority has pushed the opening of all its marine and inland ports back by two more hours Monday morning. Port officials on Sunday said a software issue was impacting a server but the issue did not appear …
  • Students Uncover Security Bug That Could Let Millions Do Their Laundry For Free May 20, 2024 2:44 pm Cyber Security News Two UC Santa Cruz students found a major security flaw in CSC ServiceWorks laundry machines. Over a million internet-connected laundry machines in homes, hotels, and colleges worldwide are affected by the bug, which allows people to run them for free. The …
  • Antidot Mobile Malware As Google Play Update Hijacks Device Control May 20, 2024 2:44 pm Cyber Security News Cybersecurity experts have found a new banking Trojan horse for Android smartphones. It’s called Antidot. This clever malware pretends to be a real Google Play update app so people will download it. Once installed, Antidot takes over most of the infected …
  • Hackers Exploited GitHub and FileZilla to Deliver Banking Malware May 20, 2024 2:44 pm Cyber Security News The Insikt Group at Recorded Future has found a sophisticated cybercrime operation run by Russian-speaking threat actors from the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS). This group of hackers has used safe websites like GitHub and FileZilla to spread …
  • Samstealer Attacking Windows Systems To Steal Sensitive Data May 20, 2024 2:43 pm Cyber Security News Hackers mainly aim at Windows systems as they are widely adopted and dominate the market, consequently, threat actors will achieve maximum financial gain or theft of data from them compared to other operating systems. In addition, the presence of numerous …
  • Vultur Malware Mimic As Mobile Antivirus Steals Login Credentials May 20, 2024 2:43 pm Cyber Security News Malware typically mimics mobile antivirus applications to trick users into installing the mimicked AV app, which claims to provide trust and secure devices for users. Malware could easily go unnoticed and get a first grip on the device by cloning reputable …
  • CBN backtracks on cybersecurity levy after Tinubu's intervention May 20, 2024 2:42 pm Pulse The Federal Government received backlash from Nigerians over the proposed implementation of the Cybersecurity Levy Act. Two weeks ago, the apex bank announced the levy, a development that left many Nigerians incensed with the government. Following the …
  • 6 Strategies to Maintain Security When Employees Work Remotely May 20, 2024 2:40 pm CMS Wire Editor's Note: This article was updated on May 20, 2024 to include new data and information. Laura Spawn wrote the original article.  Location flexibility is one of the perks of working remotely. But as telecommuting becomes more of a standard practice …
  • Unraveling the Art of Email Marketing: The Power of Validation and Verification May 20, 2024 2:39 pm Programming Insider In the digital landscape, where communication is instantaneous and borders dissolve within the realm of the internet, email stands tall as the cornerstone of professional correspondence and marketing endeavors. Email marketing has transcended mere …
  • Deepfakes are now the second most common security incident May 20, 2024 2:36 pm BetaNews Concern around deepfakes has been growing for some time and new research released by ISMS.online shows deepfakes now rank as the second most common information security incident for UK businesses and have been experienced by over a third of organizations. …
  • NIT-C organises cybersecurity training for Kerala Police May 20, 2024 2:35 pm The Hindu The National Institute of Technology, Calicut (NIT-C) organised a short-term training programme (STTP) on ‘Network and Security’ for Kerala Police officers on Monday. The programme was organised jointly by the Centre for Information Technology, Research …
  • Researchers call out QNAP for dragging its heels on patch development May 20, 2024 2:30 pm The Register Infosec boffins say they were forced to go public after QNAP failed to fix various vulnerabilities that were reported to it months ago. Researchers at watchTowr said on Friday that they drilled into QNAP's QTS, QuTSCLoud, and QTS hero operating systems …
  • MATC’s President prepares for her next chapter: retirement May 20, 2024 2:30 pm MATC Times - Wisconsin After 35 years of service to the MATC Community, Dr. Vicki J. Martin sets her sights on retirement. As a lifelong learner, Dr. Martin has dedicated her career to studying leadership, a focus that remains strong as this chapter of her life draws to a close. …
  • The good, the tough and the needed: 10 insights from Startup Maine Week May 20, 2024 2:29 pm Mainebiz - Oregon Last week's Startup Maine conference in Portland, the first since 2019, put a spotlight on what's working and what is still needed in order to spark new business growth in the state. Over the course of four days, more than 25 events took place at …
  • The Drum’s Daily Briefing: E45 and C4 celebrate trans experiences & AI chatbots vulnerab... May 20, 2024 2:28 pm The Drum Our quickfire analysis of the brand, marketing and media stories that might just crop up in your meetings and conversations today.According to GroupM, the UK is Europe’s largest advertising market, with ad revenue expected to hit £41.3bn this year and £ …

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