IT Security NewsJul 19, 2016: More than three quarters of organisations vulnerable to hackers due to lack of cybersecurity staff or tools, says report. Jul 19, 2016: Delilah malware taps computer and webcam to get dirty little secrets, then blackmails victims into becoming an insider threat and coughing up a company’s secrets. Jul 19, 2016: A former employee of the St. Louis Cardinals baseball organization has been sentenced to nearly four years in prison for hacking computers belonging to the Houston Astros, the US Justice Department said Monday. Jul 19, 2016: A new Trojan that can steal your payment data will also try to stymie you from alerting your bank. Jul 15, 2016: Adobe has pushed out a critical update to plug at least 52 security holes in its widely-used Flash Player browser plugin, and another update to patch holes in Adobe Reader. Separately, Microsoft released 11 security updates to fix vulnerabilities more than 40 flaws in Windows and related software. Jul 08, 2016: Wendy's is serving up more details about a malware attack on its point-of-sale systems. Jul 08, 2016: The July Android Security bulletin provides 108 patches and debuts a new model for patch updates. Jul 01, 2016: Google's Project Zero team has unearthed severe security holes in Symantec and Norton products which place you at serious risk. Jul 01, 2016: Cisco patched two critical vulnerabilities and a high severity flaw Wednesday that allow attackers to bypass authentication. Jul 01, 2016: Fast-casual restaurant chain operator Noodles & Company said Tuesday a recent data security incident may have compromised the security of payment information of some its customers.
IT Security Latest AlertsJul 21, 2016:
The game itself is free of charge, but some of the associated risks can be very costly. Follow our tips to stay Poké-Safe!May 19, 2016:
Starting in the fall of 2015, Wendy's believes around 300 North American restaurants experienced a malware installation through the use of compromised third-party vendor credentials, which affected parts of the sales system. The malware caused unusual payment card activity. Reports indicated that fraudulent charges may have occurred at other retailers after payment card were legitimately used at Wendy's. To learn more about what Wendy's is doing and for FAQ's, visit: https://www.wendys.com/en-us/about-wendys/the-wendys-company-updates.Apr 29, 2016:
Google has released a new update for Chrome to address several vulnerabilities for Mac, Windows, and Linux users.Apr 05, 2016:
One hour. That’s all it takes from beginning to end to hack into the iPhone using the UFED Touch device. Time is not the only thing that makes the device easy to use.Feb 03, 2016:
A number of MU employees and students have had their University and/or personal email accounts compromised. Find out more about the latest scam tactic and learn how to thwart this attack!
University employees are required to complete annual security awareness training. More information about the 2016 training will be available after July 1. If you are a new University employee and need to complete the new hire designated Make IT Safe training modules, click on this link: MakeITSafe Training. Please contact the UM Chief Information Security Officer with questions at firstname.lastname@example.org.