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New JhoneRAT Malware Targets Middle East
by Lindsey O'Donnell on January 17, 2020 at 10:01 pm
Researchers say that JhoneRAT has various anti-detection techniques - including making use of Google Drive, Google Forms and Twitter.
Feds Cut Off Access to Billions of Breached Records with Site Takedown
by Tara Seals on January 17, 2020 at 9:46 pm
The WeLeakInfo "data breach notification" domain is no more.
Mobile Carrier Customer Service Ushers in SIM-Swap Fraud
by Tara Seals on January 17, 2020 at 9:03 pm
Weak challenge questions by customer service reps make it easy for fraudsters to hijack a phone line and bypass 2FA to breach accounts.
Threatpost Poll: Are Published PoC Exploits a Good or Bad Idea?
by Lindsey O'Donnell on January 17, 2020 at 6:39 pm
Are publicly released proof-of-concept exploits more helpful for system defenders -- or bad actors?
News Wrap: PoC Exploits, Cable Haunt and Joker Malware
by Lindsey O'Donnell on January 17, 2020 at 6:03 pm
Are publicly-released PoC exploits good or bad? Why is the Joker malware giving Google a headache? The Threatpost team discusses all this and more in this week's news wrap.
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Star Wars Luke Skywalker Battle Simulation Helmet: $67 - CNET
by Dave Johnson on January 19, 2020 at 9:20 pm
This full-size, wearable movie replica includes lighting and sound effects, so your kid (or, let's be honest -- you) can play pew-pew Star Wars games in style.
That Instagram habit might not be making your teen depressed after all - CNET
by Michelle Meyers on January 19, 2020 at 9:17 pm
New research suggests parents can chill a little about how screen addiction is affecting their teen's mental health.
Get a JBL Flip 5 waterproof Bluetooth speaker for $80 - CNET
by Dave Johnson on January 19, 2020 at 8:12 pm
With a 12-hour runtime and IPX7 protection, this portable speaker can go almost anywhere.
This universal travel adapter includes 3 USB ports and 1 USB-C for $7.39 - CNET
by Rick Broida on January 19, 2020 at 8:06 pm
Keep your devices charged in over 200 countries with this versatile power plug.
Best Buy's TCL TV deal cuts an extra 15% off the 5 Series, 6 Series and 8 Series - CNET
by Rick Broida on January 19, 2020 at 8:01 pm
That's on top of sale prices, meaning some of these models are hitting all-time lows.