Hackers target Macon County Circuit Clerk website

Kennedy Nolen reports:  The Macon County Circuit Clerk’s website is working again after being disabled and replaced by a screen saying it had been hacked. The web page showed an image of an anonymous mask with the Iranian flag and [ … ]

Hackers Use Fake NordVPN Website to Deliver Banking Trojan

The attackers who previously breached and abused the website of free multimedia editor VSDC to distribute the Win32.Bolik.2 banking Trojan have now switched their tactics. […] https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/hackers-use-fake-nordvpn-website-to-deliver-banking-trojan/

VLC Media Player 3.0.8 Released with 13 Security Fixes

VideoLan has released VLC Media Player 3.0.8 and it is now available for Windows, Mac, and Linux. This release fixed 13 security vulnerabilities as well as providing improvements to video playback. […] https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/vlc-media-player-308-released-with-13-security-fixes/

$11M Email Scam at Caterpillar Pinned to Nigerian Businessman

A Nigerian national that was on Forbes’ list of the most promising entrepreneurs in Africa stands accused of business email compromise fraud that stole $11 million from one victim alone. […] https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/11m-email-scam-at-caterpillar-pinned-to-nigerian-businessman/

Multiple HTTP/2 DoS flaws found by Netflix

Netflix has identified several denial of service (DoS) flaws in HTTP/2, a popular network protocol that underpins large parts of the web. Exploiting them could bring servers grinding to a halt. https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2019/08/19/netflix-finds-multiple-http2-dos-flaws/