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European Parliament declares Russia a terrorism sponsor, then its site goes down

Enlarge / An iteration of what happens when your site gets shut down by a DDoS attack. The European Parliament website was...

LockBit ransomware suspect nabbed in Canada, faces charges in the US

Enlargemanley099 Federal prosecutors on Thursday charged a dual Russian and Canadian national for his alleged participation in a global campaign to spread...

Microsoft links Russia’s military to cyberattacks in Poland and Ukraine

EnlargeGetty Images Microsoft on Thursday fingered Russia’s military intelligence arm as the likely culprit behind ransomware attacks last month that targeted Polish...

Lenovo driver goof poses security risk for users of 25 notebook models

EnlargeGetty Images More than two dozen Lenovo notebook models are vulnerable to malicious hacks that disable the UEFI secure boot process and...

Patches for 6 zero-days under active exploit are now available from Microsoft

EnlargeGetty Images It’s the second Tuesday of the month, and that means it’s Update Tuesday, the monthly release of security patches available...

VMware bug with 9.8 severity rating exploited to install witch’s brew of malware

Pixabay Hackers have been exploiting a now-patched vulnerability in VMware Workspace ONE Access in campaigns to install various ransomware and cryptocurrency miners,...

Google Play apps with >20M downloads depleted batteries and network bandwidth

EnlargeNurPhoto | Getty Images Google Play has given the boot to 16 apps with more than 20 million combined installations after researchers...

GPS interference caused the FAA to reroute Texas air traffic. Experts stumped

EnlargeGetty Images The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating the cause of mysterious GPS interference that, over the past few days, has closed...

Unpatched Zimbra flaw under attack is letting hackers backdoor servers

EnlargeJeremy Brooks / Flickr An unpatched code-execution vulnerability in the Zimbra Collaboration software is under active exploitation by attackers using the attacks...

Never-before-seen malware has infected hundreds of Linux and Windows devices

EnlargeGetty Images Researchers have revealed a never-before-seen piece of cross-platform malware that has infected a wide range of Linux and Windows devices,...

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