GoDaddy Employees Used in Attacks on Multiple Cryptocurrency Services Fraudsters redirected email and web traffic destined for several cryptocurrency trading platforms over the past week. The attacks were facilitated by scams t... via @briankrebs #infosec

Convicted SIM Swapper Gets 3 Years in Jail A 21-year-old Irishman who pleaded guilty to charges of helping to steal millions of dollars in cryptocurrencies from victims has been sentenced to just under three years in prison. Th... via @briankrebs #infosec

Weekly Threat Report 20th November 2020 The NCSC's weekly threat report is drawn from recent open source reporting. #infosec

Trump Fires Security Chief Christopher Krebs President Trump on Tuesday fired his top election security official Christopher Krebs (no relation). The dismissal came via Twitter two weeks to the day after Trump lost an election ... via @briankrebs #infosec

Be Very Sparing in Allowing Site Notifications An increasing number of websites are asking visitors to approve "notifications," browser modifications that periodically display messages on the user's mobile or desktop device. In... via @briankrebs #infosec

Weekly Threat Report 13th November 2020 The NCSC's weekly threat report is drawn from recent open source reporting. #infosec

Patch Tuesday, November 2020 Edition Adobe and Microsoft each issued a bevy of updates today to plug critical security holes in their software. Microsoft's release includes fixes for 112 separate flaws, including one zero-day v... via @briankrebs #infosec

Ransomware Group Turns to Facebook Ads It's bad enough that many ransomware gangs now have blogs where they publish data stolen from companies that refuse to make an extortion payment. Now, one crime group has started using hac... via @briankrebs #infosec

Body Found in Canada Identified as Neo-Nazi Spam King The body of a man found shot inside a burned out vehicle in Canada three years ago has been identified as that of Davis Wolfgang Hawke, a prolific spammer and neo-Nazi who l... via @briankrebs #infosec

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