Thursday, September 23, 2021

Computer, Internet Security

Gmail Now supports email logo authentication BIMI

Google LLC today announced a small but potentially important email security update. Gmail is officially rolling out support for email logo authentication BIMI (Brand Indicators for Message Identification), a year after it first announced plans for a BIMI pilot for...

Firefox 88 start disabling FTP with removal set for Firefox 90

Firefox 88 update has disabled File Transfer Protocol (FTP) support completely from the browser. The handling of clicking on FTP links from within Firefox will soon be passed to other applications, as Mozilla will rip out Firefox's FTP implementation.Mozilla...

Brave browser disables Google’s FLoC ad-tracking technology

Brave, a Chromium-based browser, has removed FLoC, Google's controversial alternative identifier to third-party cookies for tracking users across websites.Brave Software, which offers open-source web browser Brave, said it would block Google’s new FloC (Federated Learning of Cohorts) ad-tracking technology."The...

Chrome will soon use HTTPS automatically when users type URL without prefix

Google's developers are some of the most enthusiastic promoters of browser security features over the past few years and, along with Firefox and Tor browsers, have often followed the many changes that have made browsers what they are today.From...

DuckDuckGo passes 100M daily search queries for the first time in 12 years

DuckDuckGo reaches a historic milestone in a week when both Signal and Telegram saw a huge influx of new users.As people move on to secure messaging apps like Telegram and Signal, privacy-focused search engine DuckDuckGo has surpassed 100 million...

Firefox ‘network partitioning’ as a new anti-tracking defense system roll out in Jan 2021

Firefox's "network partitioning" feature will roll out in v85, which is scheduled for January 2021.Firefox 85, scheduled to be rolled out next month, in January 2021, will send using a feature called Network Partitioning as a new form of...

Proof of concept exploit code published for new Kerberos Bronze Bit attack

The Kerberos Bronze Bit attack may allow intruders to bypass authentication and access network services that are sensitive.Proof-of-concept exploits code was released this week to get a brand new attack technique that may skip the Kerberos authentication protocol in...

Fearing drama, Mozilla opens public consultation Before Global Firefox DoH rollout

Mozilla has started now a public opinion and consultation period regarding how it might enable support for its contentious privacy-centric DNS-over-HTTPS (DoH) protocol within Firefox.The browser manufacturer's decision to start a rare public consultation period comes after the company...

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Attackers Using Morse Code in phishing campaign to Evade Detection

Microsoft on Thursday revealed the techniques used by attackers to avoid detection using morse code in the phishing campaign.Microsoft...

Murata Manufacturing suffers data breach of employees and customer

Japanese electronic components manufacturer Murata has released an apology Notice for the data breach of thousands of files in June that contained bank account...

Everything about Signalling System 7(SS7)

Signaling System 7 (SS7) is an international telecommunication protocol standard that controls and regulates the network elements in a public switched telephone network (PSTN)....

Zimbra flaw lets attackers access the mail servers

Researchers discovered a flaw in the open-source Zimbra code. As a result, an attacker would gain unrestricted access to all sent and received emails...

Apple Releases patches for an actively exploited zero-day flaw in ios, macOS

Apple on Monday Release an urgent security patch for iOS,macOS, iPadOS, to address a zero-day flaw that has been actively exploited.Apple has revealed that...