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Eduard Kovacs
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Attended Polytechnic University of Timisoara
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Shellshock is still actively exploited in multiple campaigns by various threat actors, according to Solutionary’s latest threat report.
Shellshock is still actively exploited in multiple campaigns by various threat actors, according to Solutionary’s latest threat report.
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Most Americans want their government to take action against nation states that launch cyberattacks against US government organizations
Most Americans want their government to take action against nation states that launch cyberattacks against US government organizations
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The cyber espionage group behind the Anthem breach has targeted the energy, aerospace, healthcare and other industries since 2012, says Symantec.
The cyber espionage group behind the Anthem breach has targeted the energy, aerospace, healthcare and other industries since 2012, says Symantec.
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A piece of malware and a basic cell phone are all you need in order to steal data from an air-gapped computer.
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The hacking forum Darkode will be back online soon and it will be more secure than ever.
The hacking forum Darkode will be back online soon and it will be more secure than ever.
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Cybercriminals are using the Angler exploit kit to identify and infect PoS systems with malware.
Cybercriminals are using the Angler exploit kit to identify and infect PoS systems with malware.
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Healthfirst said that roughly 5,300 of its current and members had personal information compromised as a result of a fraud scheme.
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HAMMERTOSS malware was discovered by FireEye in early 2015 and is being used by a Russian APT group to relay commands and extract data from compromised targets.
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BIND has been updates to patch a critical DoS vulnerability that exposes almost all BIND servers.
BIND has been updates to patch a critical DoS vulnerability that exposes almost all BIND servers.
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A piece of malware and a basic cell phone are all you need in order to steal data from an air-gapped computer.
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Honeywell has released a firmware update to patch vulnerabilities that expose Tuxedo Touch home automation controllers to hack attacks.
Honeywell has released a firmware update to patch vulnerabilities that expose Tuxedo Touch home automation controllers to hack attacks.
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Vulnerabilities affecting most Android smartphones can be exploited for remote code execution via specially crafted media files.
Vulnerabilities affecting most Android smartphones can be exploited for remote code execution via specially crafted media files.
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  • Polytechnic University of Timisoara
    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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