WordPress will be 15 years old this May 27th, 2018! On Sunday, May 27th, we’re planning a global event celebrating the WordPress 15th Anniversary with WordPress community groups around the world.
Researchers have shown how attackers could trick voice assistants.
The suspect worked for a CIA group that designed hacking tools at the time the cyber-spying arsenal was given to WikiLeaks.
A command injection bug in Red Hat’s DHCP client could allow an attacker to run any command on your computer. As root.
05/16/2018 03:10 AM EDT Original release date: May 16, 2018
FBI has released an article on building a digital defense against identify theft. FBI explains that the growing number of data breaches put more people at risk of becoming a victim of identity theft. However, implementing basic security practices can help users minimize their risk.
NCCIC encourages consumers to review the FBI Article and the following NCCIC Tips for more information:
- Preventing and Responding to Identity Theft
- Avoiding Social Engineering and Phishing Attacks
- Choosing and Protecting Passwords
05/18/2018 09:15 PM EDT Original release date: May 18, 2018
Mozilla has released a security update to address vulnerabilities in Thunderbird. A remote attacker could exploit one of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system.
NCCIC encourages users and administrators to review the Mozilla Security Advisory for Thunderbird 52.8 and apply the necessary update.
05/24/2018 07:37 PM EDT Original release date: May 24, 2018
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has issued a news release warning tax professionals to beware of a new phishing email scam. Cyber criminals posing as state accounting and professional associations have been sending emails to entice their targets to reveal login credentials. Tax practitioners should be wary of unsolicited emails and forward email phishing attempts related to this scam to firstname.lastname@example.org.