Digital Clones Could Cause Problems for Identity Systems
by Robert Lemos Contributing Writer on August 8, 2020 at 1:00 pm
Three fundamental technologies -- chatbots, audio fakes, and deepfake videos -- have improved to the point that creating digital, real-time clones of people is merely a matter of integrating the systems.
Reddit Attack Defaces Dozens of Channels
by Dark Reading Staff on August 7, 2020 at 8:50 pm
The attack has defaced the channels with images and content supporting Donald Trump.
Hacking the PLC via Its Engineering Software
by Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading on August 7, 2020 at 8:45 pm
Researcher will demonstrate at DEF CON an emerging threat to industrial control networks.
400+ Qualcomm Chip Vulnerabilities Threaten Millions of Android Phones
by Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading on August 7, 2020 at 7:25 pm
Security researchers found hundreds of pieces of vulnerable code in the Qualcomm Snapdragon chips powering Android phones.
Researcher Finds New Office Macro Attacks for MacOS
by Curtis Franklin Jr. Senior Editor at Dark Reading on August 7, 2020 at 5:20 pm
Building successful macro attacks means getting past several layers of security, but a Black Hat speaker found a way through.
BEC Campaigns Target Financial Execs via Office 365
by Dark Reading Staff on August 7, 2020 at 5:00 pm
A series of business email compromise campaigns has been targeting executives of more than 1,000 companies, most recently in the US and Canada.