Verizon is in the process of notifying 1.5 million customers of its Enterprise Solutions division that they’ve been breached.
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Mike Mimoso and Chris Brook recap the week in news, including how the FBI vacated Tuesday’s Apple hearing, a crypto iMessage bug that was patched, and the latest hospital to be hit by the ransomware Locky. The two also preview Badlock and what implications this week’s announcement may have for Microsoft and the rest of the industry.
Google pushed out the latest version of Chrome Thursday afternoon, fixing five issues, four of them critical.
The U.S. indicted seven hackers affiliated with the Iranian government on Thursday for a series of DDoS attacks on U.S. banks and attempting to hack a New York dam.
Microsoft has implemented a new feature in Office designed to curb malware and ransomware by blocking macros in enterprise environments.
The ransomware Locky took another victim this week: Henderson, Kentucky’s Methodist Hospital.
Threatpost Editor in Chief Mike Mimoso talks to crypto pioneer and security expert Bruce Schneier of Resilient Systems about the early days of the RSA Conference, the integration of privacy and security, and the current FBI-Apple debate over encryption and surveillance.
Google announced on Monday that it has created a new list of CAs that were once, or are not yet, trusted by browsers.
Apple deployed patches for nearly all of its products, including Safari, OS X, iOS, Apple TV’s tvOS, and watchOS on Monday.
Yahoo deployed a stable version of its Account Key mechanism on Friday in hopes of eliminating the password on the company’s mobile apps.