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Eduard Kovacs
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Attended Polytechnic University of Timisoara
Lives in Timisoara, Romania
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Fugitive former US security contractor Edward Snowden on Tuesday hailed as "historic" efforts to end the bulk collection of Americans' phone records, while urging campaigners to go further.
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Blue Coat releases software update to patch CSRF, clickjacking, session fixation, and cookie theft vulnerabilities in the SSL Visibility Appliance.
Blue Coat releases software update to patch CSRF, clickjacking, session fixation, and cookie theft vulnerabilities in the SSL Visibility Appliance.
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A researcher has discovered an EFI firmware zero-day that allows malicious actors to remotely install rootkits on Macs.
A researcher has discovered an EFI firmware zero-day that allows malicious actors to remotely install rootkits on Macs.
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Amateurish cybercriminal from Nigeria triggered Rombertik's MBR overwrite mechanism, says ThreatConnect.
Amateurish cybercriminal from Nigeria triggered Rombertik's MBR overwrite mechanism, says ThreatConnect.
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Belgium has launched an investigation into claims of widespread espionage by Germany, which is accused of helping the US spy on Berlin's closest allies in Europe, a minister said.
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Sally Beauty says cybercriminals planted malware on its PoS systems at varying times between March 6 and April 17.
Sally Beauty says cybercriminals planted malware on its PoS systems at varying times between March 6 and April 17.
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Exploits for a recently patched Flash Player vulnerability (CVE-2015-3090) have been added to the Neutrino, Magnitude and Nuclear Pack exploit kits.
Exploits for a recently patched Flash Player vulnerability (CVE-2015-3090) have been added to the Neutrino, Magnitude and Nuclear Pack exploit kits.
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Patches for security vulnerabilities found in the VPN product are incomplete, according to security researchers.
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Victims of the Locker ransomware can recover their files for free. The decryption keys have been made available by an individual claiming to be the malware's author.
Victims of the Locker ransomware can recover their files for free. The decryption keys have been made available by an individual claiming to be the malware's author.
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The security industry's reactions to the BIS proposal on the addition of cyber weapons to the Wassenaar Arrangement.
The security industry's reactions to the BIS proposal on the addition of cyber weapons to the Wassenaar Arrangement.
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The number of Botnet-powered DDoS attacks increased in the first quarter of 2015, according to Kaspersky Lab.
The number of Botnet-powered DDoS attacks decreased in the first quarter of 2015, according to Kaspersky Lab.
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SEARCH-LAB has published a report detailing vulnerabilities found in D-Link NAS and NVR devices. The company has identified more than 50 security bugs.
SEARCH-LAB has published a report detailing vulnerabilities found in D-Link NAS and NVR devices. The company has identified more than 50 security bugs.
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    Applied Sciences - IT Engineering, 2009
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    Europe-based Reporter, 2014 - present
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    Security News Editor, 2011 - 2014
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