Social media bringing antisemitic ideas to new generation, report says | Social media- Tempemail

A new generation of users of “younger” social media platforms such as TikTok are being introduced to antisemitic ideas they would be unlikely to encounter elsewhere, warns a report. The research comes amid warnings that those drawn into conspiracy theories around Covid-19 are at risk of adopting antisemitic views. It Continue Reading

Coachella changes vaccination entry requirements for 2022 edition of festival- Tempemail

Coachella festival has scrapped its policy of needing a double vaccination for entry to the 2022 edition of the festival. Back in August, AEG Presents – the company that owns Coachella – said that they would not accept a negative Covid-19 test to allow entry to the festival. Instead, they Continue Reading

Social media on Sarina Wiegman’s agenda following abuse of Georgia Stanway- Tempemail

England boss Sarina Wiegman has emphasised social media is something she will be discussing with her players after Georgia Stanway received abusive messages online at the weekend. Stanway – part of Wiegman’s squad for this month’s World Cup qualifiers against Northern Ireland and Latvia – was sent off during Manchester Continue Reading

SAS 2021: Learning to ChaCha with APT41- Tempemail

While investigating a recent rise of attacks against Exchange servers, we noticed a recurring cluster of activity that appeared in several distinct compromised networks. With a long-standing operation, high profile victims, advanced toolset and no affinity to a known threat actor, we decided to dub the cluster GhostEmperor. Tempemail , Continue Reading

MysterySnail attacks with Windows zero-day- Tempemail

Executive Summary In late August and early September 2021, Kaspersky technologies detected attacks with the use of an elevation of privilege exploit on multiple Microsoft Windows servers. The exploit had numerous debug strings from an older, publicly known exploit for vulnerability CVE-2016-3309, but closer analysis revealed that it was a Continue Reading

SAS 2021: Fireside chat with Chris Bing- Tempemail

While investigating a recent rise of attacks against Exchange servers, we noticed a recurring cluster of activity that appeared in several distinct compromised networks. With a long-standing operation, high profile victims, advanced toolset and no affinity to a known threat actor, we decided to dub the cluster GhostEmperor. Tempemail , Continue Reading

‘She opens the app and gets bombarded’: parents on Instagram, teens and eating disorders | Instagram- Tempemail

Early in the Covid-19 pandemic, Michelle noticed her teenage daughters were spending substantially more time on Instagram. The girls were feeling isolated and bored during lockdown, the Arizona mom, who has asked to only be identified by her first name to maintain her children’s privacy, recalled. She hoped social media Continue Reading

SAS 2021: Operation Software Concepts- Tempemail

During the ‘Operation Software Concepts: A Beautiful Envelope for Wrapping Weapon‘ talk on SAS-at-Home 2021, Rintaro Koike, Shogo Hayashi and Ryuichi Tanabe from NTT Security (Japan) will cover a new APT campaign named Operation Software Concepts. They will share details about this multi-stage attack campaign targeting Russian and Mongolian governments Continue Reading

Digital Signature Spoofing Flaws Uncovered in OpenOffice and LibreOffice – Tempemail

The maintainers of LibreOffice and OpenOffice have shipped security updates to their productivity software to remediate multiple vulnerabilities that could be weaponized by malicious actors to alter documents to make them appear as if they are digitally signed by a trusted source. The list of the three flaws is as Continue Reading

GitHub Revoked Insecure SSH Keys Generated by a Popular git Client – Tempemail

Code hosting platform GitHub has revoked weak SSH authentication keys that were generated via the GitKraken git GUI client due to a vulnerability in a third-party library that increased the likelihood of duplicated SSH keys. As an added precautionary measure, the Microsoft-owned company also said it’s building safeguards to prevent Continue Reading