Netflix acknowledged that it tracks activity on known piracy websites to help it decide which movies and television programs to purchase for its online streaming service…….
Archive for SANS Newsbites
AT&T is warning its customers that if they are found to be engaging in Internet piracy, their Internet access could be severed…….
The Metropolitan Police in London (UK) have arrested a dozen people in connection with an attempted cyberheist from a London branch of Banco Santander…….
Police in Argentina have arrested a man who is believed to be responsible for stealing money from gambling and international funds transfer websites…….
Belgian telecommunications company Belgacom has taken steps to secure its systems after an attempted intrusion into its networks…….
Microsoft has reissued several security updates to address a detection problem…….
A federal judge in Illinois has dismissed a class-action lawsuit filed against Barnes & Noble over skimming attacks on the stores’ point-of-sale PIN pads…….
A new variant of the Tibet malware targeting OS X systems has been found…….
The US 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that Google’s inadvertent harvesting of users’ personal information from unprotected Wi-Fi routers while collecting data for Street View is not exempt from the Wiretap Act and that the company may be held liable for civil damages…….
Federal banking regulators are advising financial institutions to pay close attention to security provided by their vendors…….