Archive: October, 2018
New Windows Zero-Day exploit released | SAT News
Twitter alias “SandboxEscaper” a security researcher, released a proof-of-concept for a Windows exploit residing in Microsoft Data Sharing (dssvc. dll).
Facebook receives order from the Government of Japan to Improve Data Protection | SAT News
After the recent Facebook data breaches affected over tens of millions of people, the government of Japan has ordered Facebook to improve its protection of user’s personal information.
Minnesota Department of Health falls prey to phishing attack | SAT News
On June 28th and July 9th, at least two employees of the Minnesota Department of Health fell prey to phishing attacks allowing the attackers to access over 21,000 patient records.
One in Ten Emails Verified as Malicious | SAT News
A report released by Cofense (formerly known as PhishMe) has revealed that in 2018, one in ten emails reported were found to be malicious in nature.
WhatsApp Video Call Attack | SAT News
WhatsApp can be compromised with a video phone call from attackers.