Sun.Dec 02, 2018

Hacker hijacks printers worldwide to promote popular YouTube channel

Security Affairs

The TheHackerGiraffe used the Printer Exploitation Toolkit (PRET) to hijack +50k vulnerable printers to Promote PewDiePie YouTube Channel. An anonymous hacker hijacked over 50,000 internet-connected printers worldwide to print out messages promoting the subscription to the PewDiePie YouTube channel.

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iTunes Doesn't Encrypt Downloads—on Purpose

WIRED Threat Level

While HTTPS has made the web at large a much safe place, Apple has chosen to forgo it for iTunes and App Store downloads. Security

Moscow’s New Cable Car closed due to a ransomware infection

Security Affairs

Two days after Moscow opened a new cable car system hackers infected its computer systems with ransomware. The cable car system is long over 700 meters and spans across the Moscow river linking the Luzhniki Olympic Complex to the observation platform on Sparrow Hills.

Massive Marriott Breach Underscores Risk of overlooking Data Liability

The Security Ledger

The Marriott breach underscores how companies fail to price in the risk of poor data security. In the age of GDPR, that could be an expensive failure. . The post Massive Marriott Breach Underscores Risk of overlooking Data Liability appeared first on The Security Ledger.

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Cisco addressed SQL Injection flaw in Cisco Prime License Manager

Security Affairs

Cisco has released security updates to address a vulnerability in the web framework code of Cisco Prime License Manager that could be exploited by an attacker to execute arbitrary SQL queries. Cisco has fixed a vulnerability in Cisco Prime License Manager that could be exploited by a remote unauthenticated attacker to execute arbitrary SQL queries. The flaw is caused by the lack of proper validation SQL queries provided in input by the users.

Hewlett-Packard/Autonomy Deal Results in More Indictments: eDiscovery Trends

eDiscovery Daily

Security Affairs newsletter Round 191 – News of the week

Security Affairs

A new round of the weekly SecurityAffairs newsletter arrived! The best news of the week with Security Affairs. Let me inform you that my new book, “Digging in the Deep Web” is online with a special deal. 20% discount. Kindle Edition. Paper Copy.