November 11, 2016

Herjavec Security News Watch: November 5 – 11, 2016

Stay up to date on the latest cybersecurity news, activity, trends and breaches. Follow Herjavec Group’s Security News Watch each week and stay informed.

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A cheap Internet of Things threatens the internet

Locky ransomware disguises itself as account suspensions and suspicious movements

Hacker used password resets to break into 1,050 university email accounts

Beware, iPhone Users: Fake Retail Apps Are Surging Before Holidays

Tesco Bank blames ‘systematic sophisticated attack’ for account losses

Facebook buys black market passwords to keep your account safe

Google Pixel Phone Hacked in 60 Seconds at PwnFest 2016

5 Major Russian Banks Hit With Powerful DDoS Attacks

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Mobile internet use passes desktop for the first time, study finds

Internet-connected devices will always pose a risk, experts say

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Three Simple Steps for Securing Your Home WiFi Network

Whaling: how it works, and what your organisation can do about it

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