Kansas System Hacked, Social Security Numbers of Millions Accessed Spanning 10 States

Hackers breached a Kansas Department of Commerce data system used across multiple states and gained access to more than 5.5 million Social Security Numbers, according to local news sources.

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How to handle risks of hypervisor hacking

Without hypervisors, digitalization, which has already irrevocably changed the way 21st Century business works, would be severely crippled. Therefore, most individuals and organizations willingly overlook the vulnerability of the hypervisor layer in modern systems because the benefits from virtualization are so overwhelming. But the vulnerabilities are real and ignoring them is foolhardy. Fortunately, the risks can be mitigated.

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Hackers now exploiting SambaCry vulnerability to attack Linux! – Tech World

SambaCry is using a vulnerability in Samba installations to compromise Linux machines and use them as victims in a large cryptocurrency (Bitcoin or Monero or any other currency) mining process, also enables a remote attacker to hack into affected Linux systems. Samba said in a security advisory: “All versions of Samba from 3.5.0 onwards are […]

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