Popular instant messaging service Telegram provides optional end-to-end encrypted messaging and, in general, is highly focused on protecting user privacy.
Despite these efforts, some security exper…
from Help Net Security http://bit.ly/1lUoYjH
Few schemes for monetizing stolen credit cards are as bold as the fuel theft scam: Crooks embed skimming devices inside fuel station pumps to steal credit card data from customers. Thieves then clone the cards and use them to steal hundreds of gallons of gas at multiple filling stations. The gas is pumped into hollowed-out trucks and vans, which ferry the fuel to a giant tanker truck. The criminals then sell and deliver the gas at cut rate prices to shady and complicit fuel station owners.
from Krebs on Security http://bit.ly/1YDfirW
The team running the Perfect Privacy VPN service has discovered a serious vulnerability that affects all VPN providers that offer port forwarding, and which can be exploited to reveal the real IP addr…
from Help Net Security http://bit.ly/1MQ0roP
What’s worse that a data breach of your personal data? A data breach of your personal data *and* the personal data of your children.
from Naked Security http://bit.ly/1IjAqiI
A court said that the country’s ISPs can’t be forced to block the controversial and much-prosecuted Swedish file-sharing site.
from Naked Security http://bit.ly/1HzHFmH
His anti-piracy video has gone viral, just as plaintiffs wanted, but the video’s takeaway might not be what they intended.
from Naked Security http://bit.ly/1MZhAu6
Police in the UK have arrested 2 people for allegedly offering an "anti-anti-virus" service – sort of like VirusTotal, but for crooks.
from Naked Security http://bit.ly/1Xruqvf