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  The ransom for the decryptor key in the WastedLocker attack could have topped $10 million, sources said.   Garmin, the GPS and aviation tech specialist, reportedly negotiated with Evil Corp for an decryption key to unlock its files in the wake of a WastedLocker ransomware attack.   The attack, which started on July 23, knocked out Garmin’s fitness-tracker services, customer-support outlets and commercial aviation offerings such as flight-plan filing,...

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  Microsoft is introducing a new Windows 10 Start menu design that will de-emphasize its Live Tiles. The software giant first hinted at the refreshed design earlier this year, and it’s arriving for Windows 10 testers today. “We are freshening up the Start menu with a more streamlined design that removes the solid color backplates behind the logos in the apps list and applies a uniform, partially transparent...

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  The 3-2-1 backup rule is a distinguished and glorified backup method. It appears that every backup vendor has endorsed it with at least one going so far as to call it “timeless.” Even the U.S Government advocated for the 3-2-1 backup; in a US-CERT paper (United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team), Carnegie Mellon recommended the 3-2-1 method.   In technology, mostly what at one point seeming “timeless” at the next moment...

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Ragnar Locker is deploying Windows XP virtual machines to encrypt victim's files while evading detecting from security software installed on the host. It is the latest ransomware launched at the end of December 2019 targeting corporate networks in company-wide attacks, also well known for its attack on energy giant Energias de Portugal (EDP), where the attackers asked for a $10.9 million ransom after claiming to have...

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Today, a Taiwanese security researcher published additional information on three vulnerabilities in the firmware of QNAP network-attached storage (NAS) devices.    Henry Huang, the security researcher, reported that the bugs reside in Photo Station, a photo album app that comes preinstalled with all recent versions of QNAP NAS systems.    He mentioned that the Photo Station app is installed on about 80% of all QNAP NAS systems. He believes, to be around 450,000 devices, in a rough estimate based on results generated by the Shodan IoT search engine. The...

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For almost every account that you create online, you are required to make a secure password. Choosing one that's difficult for others to figure out requires the creation of unlikely letter and number combinations. Fortunately, crafting hard-to-crack and easy-to-remember passwords is pretty straightforward.     1st Method Applying Password Basics     Choose a password that no one will easily guess or hack   Don't use a word or phrase of special importance to you—like...

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  Looking to up your Zoom meeting game? Try setting up your Zoom backgrounds.   Here are the steps to set up a virtual background:   Step 1 : Download the virtual background images at https://bit.ly/34Plw1r   Step 2: In your Zoom, under your display picture on the top right then go to Settings   Step 3: Under Settings, click on Virtual Background and start adding the images, remember to uncheck the option “Mirror...

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Google has been giving Chrome users plenty of reasons to quit its browser recently, including controversial changes, security problems, data concerns and rivals offering greater privacy. But now Google has introduced a great reason to stay.     After a surprise release U-turn last month, Google has now rolled out Chrome 81 and it brings a wide roll-out of ‘Tab Groups’, the company’s biggest change to how Chrome tabs work since the browser launched 11 years ago.     As the...

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  An update that fixed several issues seems to have brought some new ones.     Windows update is causing issues for people yet again. This time, it's Windows 10 KB4535996 that's causing some people's PCs to experience slow boot times. Additionally, the Sign tool app is crashing for some and lower frame rates in games and stuttering for others. Windows 10 KB4535996 was an optional update that fixed...

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  The Play Store is once again invaded by Android malware. Check Point researchers have indeed found traces of two malware on the Google store. Joker, a dangerous Spyware, and Haken, an adware. Experts say 12 Android apps have been infected. We invite you to urgently uninstall them from your smartphone.     “Check Point researchers recently discovered a new malware family and new samples of the Joker malware...

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