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Nearly 9 million cyber threats related to Covid-19 in 6 months

During the first half of this year 2020, the security firm Trend Micro blocked 8.8 million cyber threats that took advantage of Covid-19 to infect computers. Spam through email was the main way use...
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Lockdown security module bypass on Linux

The Lockdown security module introduced in Linux 5.4 to lock certain parts of the kernel seems not to be as effective as expected. A developer has managed to skip this protection on Ubuntu 18.04 an...
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Covid-19 related phishing campaigns increase 30%

The security firm Check Point warns of a significant increase in the number of cyber-attacks that take advantage of the search for information about the Covid-19 to infect more and more users. Duri...
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Telecommuting and IT security in the days of Covid-19

The current health crisis, due to the expansion of Covid-19, is responsible for the rise of remote work. The Governments of the affected territories recommend it, and even impose it, and companies ...
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Google open sources tools to create security keys

Companies and users are increasingly aware of the need to be extremely cautious when surfing the Internet and to properly protect their connected devices. The FIDO security keys are a way to provid...
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30% of workers will have digital, mobile and secure identity

Coinciding with its 20 years of presence in Spain, the consulting firm IDC Research Spain advanced last week during its Futurescapes 2020 event its technological Predictions for this year. They con...
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Proton is the first VPN provider that open sources its apps

For the first time, a VPN provider has open sourced the source code of all its Windows, macOS, Android and iOS applications. Proton is the company that has marked this important milestone in the hi...
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Action required in UDS: configure LDAPS in Active Directory

Microsoft is going to release a security patch through Windows Update next March which will disable certain authentication mechanisms via Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) in Active Dire...
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The new UDS Actor improves VDI security

Security is one of the most important aspects for the UDS Enterprise development team. One of the actions being carried out in this line is the complete redesign of the UDS Actor.
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Security with VDI, Citrix Ready & UDS in OpenNebulaConf

As every month, in this article we compile the most read posts of our blog, this time during last November. The Case Study of UDS Enterprise and the Municipality of San Martín de Porres (Peru) has ...
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Linux is the least targeted OS by malvertising

Linux is the safest operating system when it comes to the possibility of receiving malicious advertising campaigns. This conclusion is drawn from a study published by the security firm DEVCON, in w...
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Oracle introduces the world's first autonomous OS

Oracle announced this week during the event OpenWorld 2019 held in San Francisco the launch of the “first and only autonomous operating system in the world”, according to the words of Larry Ellison...
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NSA urges to patch legacy versions of Windows

The National Security Agency of the United States (NSA) warns in an advisory to all administrators and users of Windows to check that their system is updated and patched against the latest threats....
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HiddenWasp: new malware takes remote control of Linux

The cybersecurity company Intezer has discovered a new malware targeting Linux systems. HiddenWasp is a Trojan that allows cybercriminals to take remote control of infected machines. At the moment,...
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Open Source automatic analysis tool for Flash available

FireEye has released an Open Source tool to automate the analysis of SWF files in Flash. It’s called FLASHMINGO and it enables analysts to triage suspicious Flash samples and investigate them furth...
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US develops an Open Source voting system

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) of United States is committed to develop a 100% Open Source voting system to restore citizens' trust in the counting system. The objective of...
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Linux lands on critical systems with the Elisa project

The Linux Foundation has launched a project to guarantee the security of critical systems using Linux. It’s called it ELISA (Enabling Linux in Safety Applications) and its objective is to create an...
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The Spanish Football Federation prevents resale with blockchain

The Royal Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) has developed together with the Nodalblock company a ticket tracking system based on blockchain . This technology will allow activating and monitoring t...
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SpeakUp, new Trojan affecting Linux and macOS

Security experts at Check Point have discovered a new Trojan that exploits vulnerabilities in six Linux distributions and macOS devices. This malware is able to implement a backdoor in the system t...
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How to encrypt files in Linux with Tomb

Data security is undoubtedly one of the aspects that most concerns both private users and organizations. If you are a GNU / Linux user, Tomb may be the tool you were looking for. It’s a free and Op...
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How to protect against zero-day vulnerability in VirtualBox

Security researcher Sergey Zelenyuk has discovered a zero-day vulnerability in VirtualBox, the Open Source virtualization software developed by Oracle. This failure allows malware to leave the virt...
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