MobOk Malware Hides in Photo Editors on Google Play, Siphons Cash

Pink Camera apps secretly signed users up for premium subscription services. Source link

WMD, WMD exposure, threat exposure

WMD exposureDevelop technology to measures WMD threat exposuresResearchers are looking to find molecular signatures in blood that identify previous exposures and time of exposure to materials that could be associated...

Echobot Botnet using 26 Exploits to Attack Oracle, D-Link, Dell Apps

New Mirai level Botnet Echobot using 26 different exploits for the infection vectors that leveraging the vulnerabilities in Oracle, D-Link, Dell, LINKSYS, REALTEK, Vmware applications and take control of it. Since...

Deep fakes, AI, authentic images

Deep fakesOutsmarting deep fakes: AI-driven imaging system protects authenticityTo thwart sophisticated methods of altering photos and video, researchers have demonstrated an experimental technique to authenticate images throughout the entire pipeline,...

Nuclear weapons, Iran | Homeland Security Newswire

Iran’s nukesIran suspending some nuclear deal commitmentsIranian President Hassan Rouhani announced Wednesday his country will suspend its compliance with prohibitions on stockpiles of enriched uranium and heavy water that were...

Hemispheric security, Colombia, Venezuela, Russia, Iran

Hemispheric securityDoD defends U.S. intelligence gathering in VenezuelaActing U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan on Friday defended U.S. intelligence gathering on Venezuela after U.S.-backed opposition leader Juan Guaido’s effort to inspire...

Critical Flaws in Sierra Wireless 5G Gateway Allow RCE, Command Injection

The wireless gateways are used in PoS, industrial IoT and distributed enterprise settings. Source link

Facial Recognition ‘Consent’ Doesn’t Exist, Threatpost Poll Finds

The administrator of your personal data will be Threatpost, Inc., 500 Unicorn Park, Woburn, MA 01801. Detailed information on the processing of personal data can be found in the privacy...

Microsoft’s Latest Patch Hoses Some Antivirus Software

McAfee, Sophos and Avast are among the antivirus software suites impacted. Source link

TicTocTrack Smartwatch Flaws Can Be Abused to Track Kids

A popular Australian smartwatch's tracking capabilities expose its user's locations, personal data and more. Source link