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Tor Weaponized to Steal Bitcoin

A years-long campaign targets users of Russian darknet markets with a modified install of a privacy-oriented browser.

CenturyLink Customer Data Exposed

Customer names, addresses, email addresses, and phone numbers were left open on a MongoDB server for 10 months, researchers report.

Older Amazon Devices Subject to Old Wi-Fi Vulnerability

The vulnerability in first-generation Echoes and eight-generation Kindles lets an attacker wage man-in-the-middle attacks.

Yahoo Breach Victims May Qualify for $358 Payout

Pending approval of the settlement, affected account holders may be eligible for a payout or two years of free credit monitoring.

SailPoint Buys Orkus and OverWatchID to Strengthen Cloud Access Governance

The $37.5 million acquisitions will boost SailPoint's portfolio across all cloud platforms.

Google Cloud Launches Security Health Analytics in Beta

The tool is designed to help identify misconfigurations and compliance violations in the Google Cloud Platform.

IoT Attacks Up Significantly in First Half of 2019

New research shows attacks increased ninefold year-over-year, coming from more than a quarter-million unique IP addresses.

Symantec Adds Endpoint Security Tool to Revamp Portfolio

Symantec Endpoint Security aims to deliver protection, detection, threat hunting, and response in a single tool.

Pitney Bowes Hit by Ransomware

The attack does not appear to have endangered customer data, but it has had an impact on orders for supplies and postage refills.

Tamper Protection Arrives for Microsoft Defender ATP

The feature, designed to block unauthorized changes to security features, is now generally available.