DEEP INSTINCT RECOMMENDS – TOP STORIES OF THE WEEK: NOV 26 – DEC 2

DEEP INSTINCT RECOMMENDS – TOP STORIES OF THE WEEK: NOV 26 – DEC 2

Dec 3, 2017

Our research team put together a list of the most interesting cybersecurity stories from the past week. Here are our recommendations of the latest industry news you need to know:

Hackers are exploiting Microsoft Word vulnerability to take control of PCs: http://www.zdnet.com/article/hackers-are-exploiting-microsoft-word-vulnerability-to-take-control-of-pcs/#ftag=RSSbaffb68

Apple patches egregious macOS High Sierra security flaw: http://mashable.com/2017/11/29/apple-macos-high-sierra-security-patch/#9sw9biCd3Pqa

Cryptocurrency Miners hidden in websites now run even after users close the browser: http://securityaffairs.co/wordpress/66204/hacking/cryptocurrency-miners-browser.html

Google Chrome will block code injection from third-party software within 14 months: http://securityaffairs.co/wordpress/66229/security/code-injection.html

Halloware Ransomware, a new malware offered for sale on the Dark Web for Only $40: http://securityaffairs.co/wordpress/66284/cyber-crime/halloware-ransomware.html

 

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