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Get those Verizon Fios routers patched, Tenable says

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

The research highlights the extent to which routers can be a gateway for hackers into networked homes.

ASUS issues patch, downplays scope of APT hack of its supply chain

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

ASUS's statement contrasted with the findings of researchers who called the hack seemingly “one of the biggest supply-chain incidents ever.”

CenturyLink sounds the alarm about TheMoon botnet, a versatile tool for fraud

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

New research is a reminder of how versatile the hordes of infected computers can be in catering to hackers’ needs.

Researchers find hardcoded passwords in popular building-access system

by Greg Otto • 3 months ago

The company behind the product has failed to issue patches to fix the issue, despite researchers best efforts to contact the company.

Supermicro concludes 'Big Hack' investigation, says no tampering

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 5 months ago

Supermicro said an internal review of its production and testing process found no evidence of malicious hardware being implanted onto its motherboards, as a Bloomberg story had reported.

Kaspersky: Physical devices used to steal 'tens of millions' from Eastern Europe banks

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 5 months ago

Researchers dubbed the scheme "DarkVishnya" and said attackers intruded in-person to plant malicious devices on banks' networks to steal money.

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