Cybersecurity

Liveness tests used by banks to verify ID are ‘extremely vulnerable’ to deepfake attacks

Google will start distributing a security-vetted collection of open-source software libraries

Phishing attack pop-up targets MetaMask users visiting popular crypto sites

Anonymous bulletin board app Yik Yak is revealing its users’ exact locations

OpenSea is adding NFT copy detection and verification features

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How to use Edge’s tools to protect your privacy while browsing

US State Department announces $10 million bounty after Costa Rica ransomware attack

OpenSea’s official Discord compromised in a phishing attack that stole at least $18k worth of NFTs

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How to secure your phone before attending a protest

Apple, Google, and Microsoft will support passwordless sign-in soon

GitHub will require all code contributors to use two-factor authentication

SEC nearly doubles crypto enforcement unit, citing fraud risk in booming market

Microsoft is adding a free built-in VPN to its Edge browser

Go read this exposé on how FAFSA got caught sending personal info to Facebook

1Password syncing went down for a few hours today during a database upgrade

Google can now remove search results that dox you without second-guessing intent

Thief steals $1 million of Bored Ape Yacht Club NFTs with Instagram hack

Lapsus$ hackers breached T-Mobile’s systems and stole its source code

Beanstalk founders dismissed concerns about governance attacks before losing $182 million

They’ve leaked terabytes of Russian emails, but who’s reading?

Okta ends Lapsus$ hack investigation, says breach lasted just 25 minutes

Beanstalk cryptocurrency project robbed after hacker votes to send themself $182 million

US blames North Korean hacker group for $625 million Axie Infinity theft

You can now try 1Password’s customizable redesign on your iPhone and iPad

Ukraine says it stopped a Russian cyberattack on its power grid

DuckDuckGo’s privacy-centric browser arrives on Mac

A series of patent lawsuits is challenging the history of malware detection

Cybersecurity firm Webroot claims that competitors’ software infringes on a decades-old patent

Explaining crypto’s billion-dollar bridge problem

What are blockchain bridges, why do they keep getting hacked, and can we ever stop it from happening?

Microsoft seized Russian domains targeting Ukrainian media organizations

Hacking group posted fake Ukrainian surrender messages, says Meta in new report

Vevo to ‘review’ security after YouTube feeds for Lil Nas X, Justin Bieber, and others were hacked

Block is contacting 8.2 million customers after a former employee downloaded company reports