#WordPress #Plugin Considered #Harmful

Guys from Wordfence found a very strange behavior of a WordPress plugin named “404 to 301”. When you install it, you “give permission to place text links on your website when search engine crawlers access it.” More detailed information at www.wordfence.com

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The Government Wants to Listen In on Your Smart Home

This week was jam-packed with security news. A new worldwide survey of crypto products shows that encryption is international, so a ban makes no sense. Researchers found a way to hack power grids by remotely manipulating air conditioners. Obama covered the basics in a new cybersecurity plan, perhaps in an attempt to secure his legacy. […]

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#Ransom32 is the first #Ransomware written in #Javascript

#Ransom32 is the first #Ransomware written in #Javascript The malware uses the script language implemented in WinRAR to automatically unpack the content of the archive into the user’s temporary files directory and execute the “chrome.exe” file contained in the archive. It then starts encrypting the user’s files. All files with one of the following file […]

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