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This Week in Security: Cryptowall V3, CISA, TalkTalk, DroidJack

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This Week in Security: Cryptowall V3, CISA, TalkTalk, DroidJack

Announcements, patches, updates, and vulnerabilities in the news this week.

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This week has seen quite a lot of action, mostly related to hacks and vulneratbilities.

Report on Cryptowall V3 Threat

The Cyber Threat Alliance has published a report with the findings of their analysis of the Cryptowall V3 threat

Read the report here:


CISA Passed US Senate

US Senate passed the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA) this week.

You can read the content of the act here:


TalkTalk, Two Teenagers Suspected Hackers

A 15 year old from Northern Ireland and a 16 year old from London

You can read more about this story here:


German Police Working with Europol on DroidJack Case

DroidJack is a malware for snooping data and voice traffic as well as spying via the device's camera.

Read the Europol Press Release here:


000WebHost.com Hacked

Their main server database was breached exposing 13.5 million customers personal records.

Read their press release here:


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