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#Twitter warns users of suspected state-sponsored attack after spotting evidence of a minor #databreach incident linked to a new security flaw in its website


New Malware Takes Commands From Memes Posted On Twitter


Another example of disguising malware activities as regular traffic by using legitimate cloud-based services.
Critical #SQLite flaw leaves millions of apps vulnerable to hackers


The flaw could even allow remote attackers to target users of affected #Chromium-based browsers just by convincing them into visiting a specially crafted webpage.
Facebook says the company will work with 3rd-party app developers to delete copies of leaked photos that they were not supposed to access. <<<<< Yeah, just like Cambridge Analytica.
Facebook has started notifying affected users of the incident through an alert on their timeline that their photos may have been exposed, which will direct them to its Help Center page with more information.
Another #Facebook API Bug Exposed 6.8 Million Users Private Photos to 1,500 Third-Party Apps


It includes photos that people uploaded to Facebook, but "chose not to post."
A new variant of infamous Shamoon #malware is targeting Oil and Gas sector in the Middle East and Europe

Total(1) => 0.065459966659546 f_f_QM(2) => 0.058365821838379 indS(2) => 0.038013935089111 indM(2) => 0.018684864044189 indM_1(2) => 0.0037407875061035 indM_2(2) => 0.00073695182800293 indM_4(2) => 0.0042219161987305 indM_5(2) => 0.005274772644043 indM_6(2) => 0.00093793869018555 indM_7(2) => 0.0021789073944092 indM_8(2) => 0.0011858940124512 f_f_pTL(2) => 0.005958080291748 f_f_dT(20) => 0.0056898593902588