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VPN Flaw Allows Criminal Access to Everything on Victims’ Computers

Vulnerability in the Aviatrix VPN client, since patched, gives an attacker unlimited access to a breached system.

Microsoft Defender ATP Brings EDR Capabilities to macOS

Mac computers will now have the option to use Microsoft Defender Advanced Threat Protection's endpoint and detection response.

(Literally) Put a Ring on It: Protecting Biometric Fingerprints

Kaspersky creates a prototype ring you can wear on your finger for authentication.

Smith & Wesson Is Magecart’s Latest Target

Researchers estimate the gun manufacturer's website was compromised sometime before Black Friday.

Microsoft Fixes Flaw Threatening Azure Accounts

Researchers detail a bug they found in some of Microsoft's OAuth 2.0 applications.

Data from 21M Mixcloud Users Compromised in Breach

The music streaming service received reports indicating attackers gained unauthorized access to its systems.

Google Details Its Responses to Cyber Attacks, Disinformation

Government groups continue to attack user credentials and distribute disinformation according to a new blog post from Google's Threat Analysis Group.

On the Border Warns of Data Breach

Malware on a payment system could have stolen credit card info from customers in 28 states, according to the company.

NYPD Pulls Fingerprint Database Offline Due to Ransomware Scare

An infected minicomputer distributed an unidentified threat to 23 machines connected to the LiveScan fingerprint tracking system.

T-Mobile Prepaid Hit by Significant Data Breach

The breach, estimated to have affected more than a million customers, came from malicious external actors.