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  1. Google Project Zero researcher Tavis Ormandy recently discovered that the Keeper password manager had been affected by a critical flaw similar to one he identified just over one year ago in the same application.

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  2. The details of two potentially serious vulnerabilities affecting version 5 of the vBulletin forum software were disclosed by researchers last week. The flaws are currently unpatched, but vBulletin developers have promised to release fixes soon.

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  3. French aerospace and defence group Thales said Sunday it has bought European SIM manufacturer Gemalto in a bid to become a global leader in digital security.

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  4. In an attempt to prevent cybercriminals from abusing the Dynamic Update Exchange protocol (DDE) for nefarious operations, Microsoft has disabled the feature in all supported versions of Word.

    The DDE protocol was designed to allow Windows applications to transfer data between each other and consists of a set of messages and guidelines.

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  5. The recently uncovered malware known as “Triton” and “Trisis” was likely developed by Iran and used to target an organization in Saudi Arabia, according to industrial cybersecurity and threat intelligence firm CyberX.

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  7. IP is Valued Above Email but Below PII, Survey Finds

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  8. Trend Micro security researchers recently discovered a highly targeted piece of malware designed to steal information from automated teller machines (ATMs).

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  9. A Nigerian national has been sentenced by a United States court to 41 months in prison for his role in business email compromise (BEC) scams, the Department of Justice announced on Thursday.

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  10. Synaptics says recent reports inaccurately characterized a debugging tool found in its touchpad drivers as a keylogger, but the company has decided to remove the functionality from its products.

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  11. Fox-IT, the Netherlands-based cybersecurity firm owned by NCC Group, revealed on Thursday that it had been the victim of a man-in-the-middle (MitM) attack made possible by DNS records getting changed at its third-party domain registrar.

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  12. 2018 Should Not Be Another Year Where Attackers Continue to Exploit the Known

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  13. Google has decided to share detailed information on how it protects service-to-service communications within its infrastructure at the application layer and the the system it uses for data protection.

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  14. Britain's cyber-spooks are reaching out from behind their veil of secrecy with the aim of cultivating the nation's next generation of high-tech sentries -- a move not without security risks.

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  15. “It’s much more pleasant to be obsessed over how the hero gets out his predicament than it is over how I get out of mine” – Woody Allen

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