Category Archives: Breaking News

#deepweb | Man arrested for buying drugs using app, dark web – mumbai news

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The city’s airport customs officers on Sunday arrested a 28-year-old man from Chembur who had placed an order for drugs through a mobile messaging app and paid for them through the dark web using cryptocurrency. Officers seized the drugs from a courier parcel and booked the man […]

#nationalcybersecuritymonth | Digital election interference

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans David Warburton, Principal Threat Evangelist at the cyber threat intelligence product company F5 Labs, discusses how cybercriminals aim to disrupt elections. The UK general election is almost upon us, and it is already turning into one of the most divisive and analysed political events in the […]

#deepweb | Here’s how you can enable native WhatsApp dark mode on latest stable build with root

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Bringing a consistent form of dark mode is not an easy task, as the existing implementations are very much fragmented. Even the apps from Google don’t have a standard way to toggle the color scheme – some rely on underlying system settings while others sport a […]

#school | #ransomware | Town Hit by Ransomware; System Shut Down to Limit Damage – East Greenwich News

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans By Elizabeth F. McNamara Town Manager Andrew Nota said Saturday the town had been hit with computer ransomware and had shut down the system townwide to evaluate the damage and rebuild. “There have been numerous system breaches in municipalities in Rhode Island, New England and nationally […]

#deepweb | 4th Global Report on Adult Learning and Education: Leave No One Behind: Participation, Equity and Inclusion – World

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans UNESCO report shows fewer than 5% of people in many countries benefit from adult learning opportunities Paris, 04 December—In almost one-third of countries, fewer than five per cent of adults aged 15 and above participate in education and learning programmes, according to UNESCO’s fourth Global Report […]

#deepweb | Cars submerged, thousands evacuated in Bandung flood – Indonesia

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Arya DipaThe Jakarta Post Bandung / Sat, December 7, 2019 / 01:50 pm Heavy rains in Greater Bandung since Friday afternoon have caused the Cisangkuy River, part of West Java’s longest river, the Citarum, to overflow, inundating with floodwater 11 of the 13 community units (RWs) […]

#nationalcybersecuritymonth | General election 2019: Source of UK-US trade document leak must be found – PM

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Jeremy Corbyn holds up the leaked documents at a press conference on 27 November Boris Johnson has said an investigation is needed into the source of leaked documents on UK-US trade negotiations posted on Reddit. Labour says the documents show […]

#nationalcybersecuritymonth | UK minister says concerned about election interference after…

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans * UK-U.S. trade documents were leaked last month * Reddit believes Russian campaign behind the leak * UK fears attempt to influence the Dec. 12 election * British spies investigating the matter By Michael Holden LONDON, Dec 7 (Reuters) – The leak of classified UK-U.S. trade […]

#school | #ransomware | District Cyber Attack: Livingston Superintendent, LHS Principal Provide Updates

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans LIVINGSTON, NJ — Two weeks after Livingston Public Schools (LPS) announced that its system was compromised, the district is still without its servers and continues its investigation and district-wide response to the encrypting of the technology systems. Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, there have only been seven […]

#cybersecurity | #hackerspace | Personal Online Privacy – Data & Browser Privacy

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Continuing a series on how to strengthen your personal online privacy, we are taking personal inventory of how we connect online. These were themes covered during our webinar on “Security Beyond Your Website: Personal Online Privacy” and during a Twitter conversation (through the #Digiblogchat weekly forum). […]

#cybersecurity | #hackerspace | Avast Threat Labs Uncovers Brazil Cyberattacks | Avast

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans In late November the Avast Threat Labs team discovered cyberattacks that exploited Brazilian users’ routers to send them to phishing pages designed to look like actual websites the victim wanted to visit. In this case, sites included Brazilian banking, and news sites, as well as Netflix.  […]

#cybersecurity | #hackerspace | Apple Confirms iPhone Regularly Gathers Location Data, But Says It Doesn’t Leave the Phone

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Apple confirmed that their latest iPhone 11 phones come with a feature that requires regular geolocation checks, but the company said that information doesn’t leave the phone. Security researcher Brian Krebs noticed that the latest iPhone 11 was making geolocation check seven when all apps that […]

#cybersecurity | #hackerspace | Staying Safe when Shopping this Holiday Season: Bricks and Clicks Edition

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The shopping season is upon us, and like it or not there are lots of individuals who would love to replace your happiness with their sadness. Thus, at this festive time of the year, it is imperative to give some thought and prep time to you […]