An installer purporting to be Microsoft Security Essentials is actually malware that can lead to a support call scam.
Source: Fake Microsoft Installer Hicurdismos Leads to Malware, Support Call Scam | Threatpost | The first stop for security news
Canonical is set to release the next version of Ubuntu Linux. What improvements can we expect in this latest iteration of the OS, named Yakkety Yak?
Source: Ubuntu Updated to Provide Improvements to Linux Desktop
IoT devices running the authentication protocol OpenSSH are being compromised and used as proxies in attacks that aim to take over accounts at popular web services,
Source: Akamai Warns of Account Takeovers Staged from Cameras, Routers
Security vendors are doing just swell but how much do they do – outside of selling products – to help the world become a safer place? CSO Online investigates.
Source: Are InfoSec vendors ‘sowing confusion’ and selling ‘useless’ products? | Network World
CompTIA labor data indicates that digital transformation will drive employment, automation will have a greater impact on U.S. jobs than offshoring and IT outsourcing job growth will outpace corporate IT roles.
Source: U.S. IT employment grows, with IT services jobs leading the way | CIO
In this article we will look at a new feature in the BITS service which is included in Windows. Some background: Background Intelligent Transfer Service (BITS) transfers files (downloads or uploads…
Source: PowerShell Magazine » Windows 10 Anniversary Update Brings Remoting Support for BITS
Necromancer-loving author wrote ‘tricky’ malware at its core
Source: Eye of Sauron-themed trojan targets Russia, Sweden • The Register
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