Day: November 18, 2021

Ransomware Phishing Emails Sneak Through SEGs

The MICROP ransomware spreads via Google Drive and locally stored passwords. …read more Source:: Threatpost

Palo Alto Networks raises FY22 revenue guidance

The security company posted solid Q1 results with 32% year-over-year revenue growth. …read more Source:: ZDNet

Best Black Friday Amazon Echo deals: Smart speakers, smart displays and more – CNET

Amazon Echo devices are on sale now, kicking off November with deals on the company’s smartest gadgets. …read more Source:: CNet

US Government Seizes $56 Million in Crypto from BitConnect’s ‘Number One Promoter’

The US government has seized $56 million worth of cryptocurrency from an admitted participant in the BitConnect scam and intends to sell the coins and use the proceeds to reimburse victims. The Department of Justice says that it’s the largest recovery of cryptocurrency to date — and that it was willingly given up by Los…

Xbox Chief Says He’s Evaluating Relationship With Activision

Microsoft’s head of Xbox said he’s “evaluating all aspects of our relationship with Activision Blizzard and making ongoing proactive adjustments,” in light of the recent revelations at the video game publisher. From a report: In an email to staff seen by Bloomberg News, Phil Spencer said he and the gaming leadership team are “disturbed and…

Solo Stove sale: Warm up the backyard with savings up to 45% on fire pits and accessories – CNET

This extended Black Friday sale runs through Dec. 5 and features some impressive deals like buy-one-get-one free camping stoves. …read more Source:: CNet

AirPods 3 vs. AirPods Pro: Features you get (and don’t get) by buying the newer pair – CNET

Active noise cancellation is exclusive to the $249 AirPods Pro. We’ll explain how else the two earbuds compare. …read more Source:: CNet

California Pizza Kitchen Suffers Data Breach

Personal data, including Social Security numbers, of more than 100K employees exposed. …read more Source:: DarkReading

Pokemon Go December 2021 Community Day: Pokemon, bonuses and more – CNET

Next month’s Community Day event will be spread across two days and bring back every featured Pokemon from 2020 and 2021. …read more Source:: CNet

Thousands of Firefox users accidentally commit login cookies on GitHub

GitHub: ‘Credentials exposed by our users are not in scope’ Thousands of Firefox cookie databases containing sensitive data are available on request from GitHub repositories, data potentially usable for hijacking authenticated sessions.… …read more Source:: TheRegister