Sat.Oct 05, 2019

NSA Launches New Cybersecurity Directorate

Security Affairs

NSA is redefining its cybersecurity mission and with the Cybersecurity Directorate it will enhance its partnerships with unclassified collaboration and information sharing.

A Bug in Popular Android Phones Gives Hackers Full Control

WIRED Threat Level

FCC comment bots, a "bulletproof" hosting takedown, and more of the week's top security news. Security Security / Security News

A bug in Signal for Android could be exploited to spy on users

Security Affairs

Researcher discovered a logical flaw in the Signal messaging app for Android that could be exploited by a malicious caller to force a call to be answered at the receiver’s end without interaction.

IBM BigFix and Licensing Metric Tool

Perficient Data & Analytics

A few months ago, I was assigned the task of installing BigFix*/IBM Licensing Metric Tool (ILMT) for a client. I’ll admit that this was the first time installing this application, so I had to do my research. The video below goes through a basic installation based on what I learned.

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Top 10 industries for monetizing data: Is yours one of them?

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Magecart hackers are expanding their operations

Security Affairs

Cybercrime gangs under the Magecart umbrella continue to compromise e-commerce platforms to steal payment card data from users worldwide. Hacker groups under the Magecart umbrella continue to target organizations payment card data with so-called software skimmers.

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