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CyberNews: Top of the News

Huawei Backdoors Confirmed in Vodaphone Documents(April 30, 2019) Vodafone Group Plc has acknowledged that it found vulnerabilities going back years with equipment supplied by Shenzhen-based Huawei for the carrier’s Italian business. While Vodafone says the issues were resolved, the revelation… Read More ›

CyberSecurity: Interesting news from around security community

Marriott said more than 500 million Starwood hotel guests had their information stolen in the largest data breach in the U.S. since Yahoo. https://techcrunch.com/2018/11/30/starwood-hotels-says-500-million-guest-records-stolen-in-massive-data-breach/ Several car makers are transmitting data from their vehicles to China’s government, including drivers’ location. https://apnews.com/4a749a4211904784826b45e812cff4ca… Read More ›

Nov 22, 2018: Interesting security news

BlackBerry plans to acquire cybersecurity firm Cylance for $1.4 billion. https://www.cnbc.com/2018/11/16/blackberry-to-buy-cybersecurity-firm-cylance.html Hackers linked to Russia are impersonating employees of the U.S. State Department in an effort to infect the networks of American government agencies. https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-cyber-russia/russians-impersonating-u-s-state-department-aide-in-hacking-campaign-researchers-idUSKCN1NL2BG Instagram patched a bug in… Read More ›