Day: October 6, 2021

Space ISAC and NY Metro InfraGard Members Alliance Announce Collaboration to Advance the Mission of Cybersecurity in Space

The collaboration is designed to promote broad-based participation by members of both organizations through enhanced educational initiatives, user-and operator-training, and intelligence-sharing activities in the space domain. …read more Source:: DarkReading

Valve tears down a Steam Deck, but says you probably shouldn’t – CNET

Leave opening up your portable PC to the professionals. …read more Source:: CNet

US Deputy Attorney General launches cryptocurrency enforcement team at DOJ

US Deputy Attorney General Lisa Monaco spoke about two different enforcement initiatives during a speech at the Aspen Cyber Summit. …read more Source:: ZDNet

Alphabet’s Wing running pilot drone delivery service from Queensland shopping centre roof

Wing has been delivering food and beverage orders to customers from retailers in the Grand Plaza since mid-August. …read more Source:: ZDNet

Aerospace, Telecommunications Companies Victims of Stealthy Iranian Cyber-Espionage Campaign

Since at least 2018, “MalKamak” group has targeted firms in the Middle East, Russia, and other areas to steal sensitive data, security vendor says. …read more Source:: DarkReading

iPhone 13 vs. iPhone 13 Mini: 3 things I loved and hated when I switched to Apple’s smaller phone – CNET

Commentary: The iPhone 13 Mini is a big improvement, but it hasn’t convinced me to embrace smaller phones. …read more Source:: CNet

Navy Facebook Account Hacked To Stream ‘Age of Empires’

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Motherboard: The U.S. Navy has lost control of the official Facebook page for its destroyer-class warship, the USS Kidd. Someone has hacked the page and, for the past two days, done nothing but stream Age of Empires. The first stream went on for four hours. As first reported…

VMware ESXi Servers Encrypted by Lightning-Fast Python Script

The little snippet of Python code strikes fast and nasty, taking less than three hours to complete a ransomware attack from initial breach to encryption. …read more Source:: Threatpost

EU readies ‘antitrust charges’ against Apple Pay for locking rivals out of iPhone NFC chip

Monopoly is a board game, not a handbook Apple’s decision to only allow Apple Pay to access the NFC chip in iPhones could result in the Silicon Valley giant paying hefty anti-monopoly fines in Europe.… …read more Source:: TheRegister

Twitter tests tool to give users a heads-up ahead of heated conversations – CNET

The social media giant is testing several new safety features on its platform. …read more Source:: CNet