|A roundup of the previous week’s most interesting secrurity stories alongside the very best of our own research, from May 10 – 16.
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|We look at some recent attempts by game developers to increase account security, by encouraging gamers to use tools such as 2FA.
|WhatsApp will remove core functions for users who refuse to share some of their data with Facebook, rendering the app useless for some.
The post WhatsApp calls and messages will break unless you share data with Facebook appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs.
|In security, a honeypot is a computer system used as bait for cyberattacks. Security professionals set these traps to learn how cybercriminals attack.
The post What is a honeypot? How they are used in cybersecurity appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs.
|This skimmer is using a hybrid approach to bypass detection and target vulnerable e-commerce websites.
The post Newly observed PHP-based skimmer shows ongoing Magecart Group 12 activity appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs.
|A researcher has discovered a method for exfiltrating data from air-gapped networks using Apple’s Find My technology.
The post Using iPhones and AirTags to sneak data out of air-gapped networks appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs.
|MITRE Engenuity’s recent evaluation could make any business reconsider its cybersecurity strategy, but they shouldn’t leap to conclusions.
Categories: Malwarebytes news
The post Why MITRE ATT&CK matters—Choosing alert quality over quantity appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs.
|A researcher has uncovered a set of vulnerabilities in the way Wi-Fi and connected devices handle data packet fragmentation and aggregation.
Categories: Exploits and vulnerabilities
The post FragAttack: New Wi-Fi vulnerabilities that affect… basically everything appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs.