Bill Toulas

An open-source advocate who has been writing about Linux and SaaS tools for years. Having entered the fascinating world of InfoSec now, he reports on the daily news and developments in the fields of data privacy, data breaches, software vulnerabilities, phishing campaigns, malware, and all things "online danger". Contact me at "billtoulas@technadu.com"
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The Fallout Exploit Kit is Still Out There Infecting Systems With Malware

Researchers warn that kits like the Fallout are still out there and fully active. People browsing compromised websites may end up having...

Broadcom is Reportedly Very Close to Acquiring Symantec Corporation

Broadcom Inc. may soon announce the acquisition of Symantec Corporation for an undisclosed amount. The chipmaker giant is still working towards entering...

Kaspersky Secure Connection VPN Has Started Blocking Banned Sites in Russia

Although Russia isn’t imposing any VPN blocks or fines just yet, Kaspersky Labs has started blocking FGIS domains via its VPN software. The...

Chinese Border Officials Are Installing a Spyware App on Smartphones of All Visitors

Border officials in China are installing spyware on the visitors’ phones, with no exceptions made. The app is scanning the devices against...

‘TA505’ Hacker Group Deploys a New Downloader Malware Called ‘AndroMut’

A hacker group known as 'TA505' is using a brand-new downloader malware for their summer campaign, called 'AndroMut.' For now, the only payload...

Australian Netflix and Stan, Among Other Streaming Services, May Soon Get More Expensive

Australian Netflix and Stan subscribers may soon be forced to pay an additional amount to enjoy their favorite streaming services. The proposal...

1 TB of Police Body Camera Footage Found on the DarkNet

One terabyte of police body-cam footage is roaming the various darknet forums right now. The material belongs mainly to the Miami Police...

SET TV Asked to Pay More Millions, This Time to Netflix and Hollywood

SET TV is to fall into a default judgment, as the defendants no longer appear on court. A team of Hollywood studios,...

‘Heaven’s Gate’ Loader Increasingly Deployed in Malware Campaigns

Malicious actors are picking up the easily deployable and versatile “Heaven’s Gate” loader. The particular loader hides the malware inside it and...