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  • OpenBSD 7.5 locks down with root disk encryption and syscall limitations

    OpenBSD 7.5 locks down with root disk encryption and syscall limitations 2024-04-12 at 19:46 By Liam Proven The most secure Unix-like OS to date? The OpenBSD project’s 56th release is arguably the most secure Unix-like OS to date.… This article is an excerpt from The Register View Original Source React to this headline:


  • Wiz Acquires Gem Security, Pushes Security Tools Consolidation

    Wiz Acquires Gem Security, Pushes Security Tools Consolidation 2024-04-12 at 19:46 By Ryan Naraine Financial terms of the translation were not disclosed but reports out of Tel Aviv valued the deal in the range of $350 million. The post Wiz Acquires Gem Security, Pushes Security Tools Consolidation appeared first on SecurityWeek. This article is an…


  • Bitcoin price takes liquidity near $69K as gold surge rattles markets

    Bitcoin price takes liquidity near $69K as gold surge rattles markets 2024-04-12 at 19:01 By Cointelegraph by William Suberg Bitcoin fails to follow gold to new all-time highs into the end of the week with BTC price momentum instead heading toward $69,000. This article is an excerpt from Cointelegraph.com News View Original Source React to…


  • Amazon search results now less self-centered, boffin says

    Amazon search results now less self-centered, boffin says 2024-04-12 at 18:46 By Thomas Claburn Self-preferencing pushback in Europe and US seems to have had some effect Amazon’s search results have become less likely to favor the company’s own products, according to research from a University of Minnesota economist.… This article is an excerpt from The…


  • RubyCarp: Insights Into the Longevity of a Romanian Cybercriminal Gang

    RubyCarp: Insights Into the Longevity of a Romanian Cybercriminal Gang 2024-04-12 at 18:46 By Kevin Townsend Operational for at least ten years, RubyCarp has its own botnet, its own tools, and its own community of users that concentrate on cryptomining and credential phishing. The post RubyCarp: Insights Into the Longevity of a Romanian Cybercriminal Gang…


  • Popular Rust Crate liblzma-sys Compromised with XZ Utils Backdoor Files

    Popular Rust Crate liblzma-sys Compromised with XZ Utils Backdoor Files 2024-04-12 at 18:46 By “Test files” associated with the XZ Utils backdoor have made their way to a Rust crate known as liblzma-sys, new findings from Phylum reveal. liblzma-sys, which has been downloaded over 21,000 times to date, provides Rust developers with bindings to the liblzma implementation, an underlying library…


  • Microsoft breach allowed Russian spies to steal emails from US government

    Microsoft breach allowed Russian spies to steal emails from US government 2024-04-12 at 17:46 By Dan Robinson Affected federal agencies must comb through mails, reset API keys and passwords The US Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) warns that Russian spies who gained access to Microsoft’s email system were able to steal sensitive data, including…


  • In Other News: Moscow Sewage Hack, Women in Cybersecurity Report, Dam Security Concerns

    In Other News: Moscow Sewage Hack, Women in Cybersecurity Report, Dam Security Concerns 2024-04-12 at 17:46 By SecurityWeek News Noteworthy stories that might have slipped under the radar: Moscow sewage system hacked, a new women in cybersecurity report, PasteHub domain seized by law enforcement.  The post In Other News: Moscow Sewage Hack, Women in Cybersecurity…


  • US-China Competition to Field Military Drone Swarms Could Fuel Global Arms Race

    US-China Competition to Field Military Drone Swarms Could Fuel Global Arms Race 2024-04-12 at 17:46 By Associated Press Military planners envision a scenario in which hundreds, even thousands of AI-powered machines engage in coordinated battle. The post US-China Competition to Field Military Drone Swarms Could Fuel Global Arms Race appeared first on SecurityWeek. This article…


  • Sam Altman pushes ChatGPT mass adoption among Fortune 500 companies: Report

    Sam Altman pushes ChatGPT mass adoption among Fortune 500 companies: Report 2024-04-12 at 17:01 By Cointelegraph by Savannah Fortis OpenAI’s CEO Sam Altman and team hosted hundreds of executives from Fortune 500 companies to pitch AI services to diversify revenue streams and tap into new markets. This article is an excerpt from Cointelegraph.com News View…


  • Bitcoin returns “too significant to ignore” for world’s retirement plans

    Bitcoin returns “too significant to ignore” for world’s retirement plans 2024-04-12 at 17:01 By Cointelegraph by Andrew Singer “Bitcoin now has a place at the table alongside gold, farmland and other alternative assets”— something unthinkable five years ago. This article is an excerpt from Cointelegraph.com News View Original Source React to this headline:


  • Blockchain & AI: redefining authorship in publishing

    Blockchain & AI: redefining authorship in publishing 2024-04-12 at 17:01 By Cointelegraph by Savannah Fortis The CEO of Booksie, Sol Nasisi, spoke with Cointelegraph about a future he envisions where blockchain and AI empower authors and work together to reimagine book ownership. This article is an excerpt from Cointelegraph.com News View Original Source React to…


  • Microsoft gives Hyper-V ceilings a Herculean hike

    Microsoft gives Hyper-V ceilings a Herculean hike 2024-04-12 at 16:31 By Simon Sharwood Windows Server 2025 will let you run a VM with 2,048 vCPUs, 240 TB RAM, and 68 network adapters Microsoft has announced new scalability ceilings for its Hyper-V hypervisor.… This article is an excerpt from The Register View Original Source React to…


  • US gov’t among states with largest Bitcoin holdings — Arkham

    US gov’t among states with largest Bitcoin holdings — Arkham 2024-04-12 at 16:01 By Cointelegraph by Helen Partz According to Arkham, the U.S. government holds 212,847 BTC, while the treasuries of the U.K. and Germany hold 61,245 BTC and 49,858 BTC, respectively. This article is an excerpt from Cointelegraph.com News View Original Source React to…


  • The Power of Red and Purple Team Drills in Enhancing Offensive Security Programs

    The Power of Red and Purple Team Drills in Enhancing Offensive Security Programs 2024-04-12 at 16:01 By Despite investing in costly security solutions, keeping up with patches, and educating employees about suspicious emails, breaches still occur, leaving many organizations to wonder why they are vulnerable and which security areas need improvement. This article is an…


  • IT biz trials gadget deliveries by drone to sidestep traffic and emissions

    IT biz trials gadget deliveries by drone to sidestep traffic and emissions 2024-04-12 at 15:46 By Dan Robinson It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s a hard drive! A UK IT maintenance outfit is testing out drones to deliver equipment to customers, claiming this will help with sustainability measures of all things.… This article is…


  • Report finds that only 5% of businesses have a cyber expert

    Report finds that only 5% of businesses have a cyber expert 2024-04-12 at 15:16 By Although cybersecurity is vital to an organization’s financial success, many companies do not have a designated cyber expert.  This article is an excerpt from Subscribe to Security Magazine’s RSS Feed View Original Source React to this headline:


  • Bitcoin options expiry worth $1.5 billion sets $69K max pain price

    Bitcoin options expiry worth $1.5 billion sets $69K max pain price 2024-04-12 at 15:01 By Cointelegraph by Zoltan Vardai Can Bitcoin price maintain above its weekly resistance of $69,000 after Friday’s options expiry? This article is an excerpt from Cointelegraph.com News View Original Source React to this headline:


  • BlackRock smashes $10.5T record in Q1 managed assets

    BlackRock smashes $10.5T record in Q1 managed assets 2024-04-12 at 15:01 By Cointelegraph by Helen Partz BlackRock’s $76 billion quarterly long-term net inflows already account for nearly 40% of its full-year 2023 levels. This article is an excerpt from Cointelegraph.com News View Original Source React to this headline:


  • Code Keepers: Mastering Non-Human Identity Management

    Code Keepers: Mastering Non-Human Identity Management 2024-04-12 at 15:01 By Identities now transcend human boundaries. Within each line of code and every API call lies a non-human identity. These entities act as programmatic access keys, enabling authentication and facilitating interactions among systems and services, which are essential for every API call, database query, or storage…


  • UK county council misses deadline for £7.3M RISE with SAP system launch

    UK county council misses deadline for £7.3M RISE with SAP system launch 2024-04-12 at 14:46 By Lindsay Clark Gloucestershire reluctant to set new date in S/4HANA migration saga The UK’s Gloucestershire County Council has failed to introduce its new £7.3 million ($9.3 million) cloud-based SAP system in time for the new financial year, as its…


  • Exploitation of Unpatched D-Link NAS Device Vulnerabilities Soars

    Exploitation of Unpatched D-Link NAS Device Vulnerabilities Soars 2024-04-12 at 14:31 By Eduard Kovacs Second identifier, CVE-2024-3272, assigned to unpatched D-Link NAS device vulnerabilities, just as exploitation attempts soar.  The post Exploitation of Unpatched D-Link NAS Device Vulnerabilities Soars appeared first on SecurityWeek. This article is an excerpt from SecurityWeek RSS Feed View Original Source…


  • Palo Alto Networks Warns of Exploited Firewall Vulnerability

    Palo Alto Networks Warns of Exploited Firewall Vulnerability 2024-04-12 at 14:31 By Ionut Arghire Palo Alto Networks warns of limited exploitation of a critical command injection vulnerability leading to code execution on firewalls. The post Palo Alto Networks Warns of Exploited Firewall Vulnerability appeared first on SecurityWeek. This article is an excerpt from SecurityWeek RSS…


  • Threat Actors Manipulate GitHub Search to Deliver Malware

    Threat Actors Manipulate GitHub Search to Deliver Malware 2024-04-12 at 14:31 By Ionut Arghire Checkmarx warns of a new attack relying on GitHub search manipulation to deliver malicious code. The post Threat Actors Manipulate GitHub Search to Deliver Malware appeared first on SecurityWeek. This article is an excerpt from SecurityWeek RSS Feed View Original Source…


  • ‘BatBadBut’ Command Injection Vulnerability Affects Multiple Programming Languages

    ‘BatBadBut’ Command Injection Vulnerability Affects Multiple Programming Languages 2024-04-12 at 14:31 By Ionut Arghire A critical vulnerability in multiple programming languages allows attackers to inject commands in Windows applications. The post ‘BatBadBut’ Command Injection Vulnerability Affects Multiple Programming Languages appeared first on SecurityWeek. This article is an excerpt from SecurityWeek RSS Feed View Original Source…


  • Bitcoin whales in accumulation phase with BTC halving just a week away

    Bitcoin whales in accumulation phase with BTC halving just a week away 2024-04-12 at 14:01 By Cointelegraph by Prashant Jha Bitcoin halving is scheduled for April 20, reducing the BTC block reward to 3.125 BTC per block. This article is an excerpt from Cointelegraph.com News View Original Source React to this headline:


  • BTC price inches from new surge at $71K — Bitcoin Pi Cycle Top metric

    BTC price inches from new surge at $71K — Bitcoin Pi Cycle Top metric 2024-04-12 at 14:01 By Cointelegraph by William Suberg Bitcoin is consolidating immediately below a key bull market breakout level, which sparked the rapid run to all-time highs in both 2017 and 2020. This article is an excerpt from Cointelegraph.com News View…


  • GCC 14 dropping IA64 support is final nail in the coffin for Itanium architecture

    GCC 14 dropping IA64 support is final nail in the coffin for Itanium architecture 2024-04-12 at 13:46 By Liam Proven Linux kernel cut it loose, now leading FOSS compiler lands depth-charge on Itanic GNU Compiler Collection (GCC) 14 should appear any month now, and when it does, it will no longer build binaries for IA64…


  • Iranian MuddyWater Hackers Adopt New C2 Tool ‘DarkBeatC2’ in Latest Campaign

    Iranian MuddyWater Hackers Adopt New C2 Tool ‘DarkBeatC2’ in Latest Campaign 2024-04-12 at 13:16 By The Iranian threat actor known as MuddyWater has been attributed to a new command-and-control (C2) infrastructure called DarkBeatC2, becoming the latest such tool in its arsenal after SimpleHarm, MuddyC3, PhonyC2, and MuddyC2Go. “While occasionally switching to a new remote administration tool or changing their…


  • Zero-Day Alert: Critical Palo Alto Networks PAN-OS Flaw Under Active Attack

    Zero-Day Alert: Critical Palo Alto Networks PAN-OS Flaw Under Active Attack 2024-04-12 at 13:16 By Palo Alto Networks is warning that a critical flaw impacting its PAN-OS software used in its GlobalProtect gateways is being exploited in the wild. Tracked as CVE-2024-3400, the issue has a CVSS score of 10.0, indicating maximum severity. “A command injection…


  • Australian regulators bust unlicensed blockchain mining companies

    Australian regulators bust unlicensed blockchain mining companies 2024-04-12 at 13:01 By Cointelegraph by Savannah Fortis ASIC launches civil proceedings against two Australian cryptocurrency firms, NGS and DCA Capital, following collapse, as investors are still owed over $160 million. This article is an excerpt from Cointelegraph.com News View Original Source React to this headline:


  • UK watchdog worries about tech giants’ AI market control

    UK watchdog worries about tech giants’ AI market control 2024-04-12 at 13:01 By Cointelegraph by Amaka Nwaokocha The regulator acknowledges tech partnerships’ potential benefits but warns against dominant ones, which could harm competition. This article is an excerpt from Cointelegraph.com News View Original Source React to this headline:


  • Check Point boosts security in Harmony Email & Collaboration

    Check Point boosts security in Harmony Email & Collaboration 2024-04-12 at 13:01 By Industry News Check Point announced new email security features that enhance its Check Point Harmony Email & Collaboration portfolio: Patented unified quarantine, DMARC monitoring, archiving, and Smart Banners. Since 2023, Check Point has released over 75 new features for Harmony Email &…


  • Linux Foundation is leading fight against fauxpen source

    Linux Foundation is leading fight against fauxpen source 2024-04-12 at 12:46 By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols Shifts its transmission from vendor neutral into open source gear Opinion  Since its founding, the Linux Foundation has been a vendor-neutral supporter of Linux and open source software. Now, though, it’s actively promoting such open source projects as OpenTofu and…


  • LastPass Employee Targeted With Deepfake Calls

    LastPass Employee Targeted With Deepfake Calls 2024-04-12 at 12:31 By Ionut Arghire LastPass this week revealed that one of its employees was targeted in a phishing attack involving deepfake technology. The post LastPass Employee Targeted With Deepfake Calls appeared first on SecurityWeek. This article is an excerpt from SecurityWeek RSS Feed View Original Source React…


  • Crypto on-ramps and off-ramps, explained

    Crypto on-ramps and off-ramps, explained 2024-04-12 at 12:01 By Cointelegraph by Dilip Kumar Patairya The distinction between crypto on-ramps and off-ramps pertains to the conversion of money. On-ramps convert fiat into crypto, whereas off-ramps are the opposite. This article is an excerpt from Cointelegraph.com News View Original Source React to this headline:


  • Fraud victims want China to recover $4.3B worth of Bitcoin seized by UK police

    Fraud victims want China to recover $4.3B worth of Bitcoin seized by UK police 2024-04-12 at 12:01 By Cointelegraph by Ezra Reguerra United Kingdom authorities found 61,000 BTC when it raided a house rented by money launderers in 2021. This article is an excerpt from Cointelegraph.com News View Original Source React to this headline:


  • Zscaler extends zero trust SASE and eliminates the need for firewall-based segmentation

    Zscaler extends zero trust SASE and eliminates the need for firewall-based segmentation 2024-04-12 at 12:01 By Industry News Zscaler has signed an agreement to acquire Airgap Networks. Combining Zscaler’s zero trust SD-WAN and Airgap Networks’ agentless segmentation technology will transform how enterprises implement zero trust segmentation to IoT/OT devices, and critical infrastructure across branches, campuses,…


  • OpenAI makes ChatGPT ‘less verbose,’ blurring writer-AI distinction

    OpenAI makes ChatGPT ‘less verbose,’ blurring writer-AI distinction 2024-04-12 at 11:01 By Cointelegraph by Amaka Nwaokocha The update could worsen the ongoing challenge of writers sounding like AI despite having written the articles themselves. This article is an excerpt from Cointelegraph.com News View Original Source React to this headline:


  • Cado Security teams up with Wiz to accelerate forensic investigations and minimize cloud threats

    Cado Security teams up with Wiz to accelerate forensic investigations and minimize cloud threats 2024-04-12 at 11:01 By Industry News Cado Security has uveiled its partnership with Wiz and joins Wiz Integration (WIN) Platform. Cado Security enhances WIN by bringing the power of the Cado Security platform to the partner ecosystem so that Wiz customers…


  • Palo Alto Networks firewalls under attack, hotfixes incoming! (CVE-2024-3400)

    Palo Alto Networks firewalls under attack, hotfixes incoming! (CVE-2024-3400) 2024-04-12 at 10:46 By Zeljka Zorz Attackers are exploiting a command injection vulnerability (CVE-2024-3400) affecting Palo Alto Networks’ firewalls, the company has warned, and urged customers to implement temporary mitigations and get in touch to check whether their devices have been compromised. “Palo Alto Networks is…


  • Palo Alto Networks enhances Cortex XSIAM to help SecOps teams identify cloud threats

    Palo Alto Networks enhances Cortex XSIAM to help SecOps teams identify cloud threats 2024-04-12 at 10:16 By Industry News Palo Alto Networks announced a new milestone in how security operations centers (SOC) secure the cloud. The new innovations as part of Cortex XSIAM for Cloud bolster the Palo Alto Networks Cortex XSIAM platform to natively…


  • Bitcoin Cash open interest folds 47% since halving as price slides

    Bitcoin Cash open interest folds 47% since halving as price slides 2024-04-12 at 10:01 By Cointelegraph by Ciaran Lyons The majority of its price decline occurred on April 10, with a steep drop of 7.51% within a three-hour window. This article is an excerpt from Cointelegraph.com News View Original Source React to this headline:


  • Ethereum’s Pectra upgrade to make normal wallets ‘smart’ and improve UX

    Ethereum’s Pectra upgrade to make normal wallets ‘smart’ and improve UX 2024-04-12 at 10:01 By Cointelegraph by Jesse Coghlan The update would add an improvement proposal inclusive of new operating instructions for wallets that gives them smart contract-like features. This article is an excerpt from Cointelegraph.com News View Original Source React to this headline:


  • British watchdog has ‘real concerns’ about the staggering love-in between cloud giants and AI upstarts

    British watchdog has ‘real concerns’ about the staggering love-in between cloud giants and AI upstarts 2024-04-12 at 09:31 By Thomas Claburn Billions in investment? Yeeeah, right – looks more like ensuring only select few developers thrive The UK’s competition watchdog sniffed around the AI industry with a bit more interest than usual on Thursday at…


  • Ethereum’s next hard fork could make lost private keys a thing of the past

    Ethereum’s next hard fork could make lost private keys a thing of the past 2024-04-12 at 09:01 By Cointelegraph by Brayden Lindrea The social recovery tool requires users to have first transferred all their assets to an invoker contract, which will perform all future transactions for the user. This article is an excerpt from Cointelegraph.com…


  • Elon Musk’s AI spinoff is seeking $4B that could level up Grok: Report

    Elon Musk’s AI spinoff is seeking $4B that could level up Grok: Report 2024-04-12 at 09:01 By Cointelegraph by Martin Young Musk is seeking investors to back his ChatGPT rival Grok, which has entered a crowded AI chatbot marketplace. This article is an excerpt from Cointelegraph.com News View Original Source React to this headline:


  • Sneaky Credit Card Skimmer Disguised as Harmless Facebook Tracker

    Sneaky Credit Card Skimmer Disguised as Harmless Facebook Tracker 2024-04-12 at 09:01 By Cybersecurity researchers have discovered a credit card skimmer that’s concealed within a fake Meta Pixel tracker script in an attempt to evade detection. Sucuri said that the malware is injected into websites through tools that allow for custom code, such as WordPress plugins like Simple…


  • French issue alerte rouge after local governments knocked offline by cyber attack

    French issue alerte rouge after local governments knocked offline by cyber attack 2024-04-12 at 08:47 By Jessica Lyons Embarrassing, as its officials are in the US to discuss Olympics cyber threats Several French municipal governments’ services have been knocked offline following a “large-scale cyber attack” on their shared servers.… This article is an excerpt from…


  • Bitcoin no longer in ‘easy mode’ — expect a leverage wipeout, observers warn

    Bitcoin no longer in ‘easy mode’ — expect a leverage wipeout, observers warn 2024-04-12 at 08:01 By Cointelegraph by Ciaran Lyons Some crypto traders suggest waiting on the sidelines to avoid getting “rinsed by leverage,” as they can always “play catch up later.” This article is an excerpt from Cointelegraph.com News View Original Source React…


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