Graham Cluley

  https://www.grahamcluley.com Graham Cluley is a veteran of the anti-virus industry having worked for a number of security companies since the early 1990s when he wrote the first ever version of Dr Solomon's Anti-Virus Toolkit for Windows. Now an independent security analyst, he regularly makes media appearances and is an international public speaker on the topic of computer security, hackers, and online privacy. Follow him on Twitter at @gcluley, or drop him an email.

 

Graham Cluley



5920 Stories by Graham Cluley

Trend Micro anti-virus zero-day exploited in attack on Mitsubishi Electric

There is some egg on the face of Trend Micro after it is revealed their anti-virus software was exploited to steal data from Mitsubishi...

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Webex flaw allowed anyone to join private online meetings – no password required

Cisco, the makers of Webex, had warned users of the online conferencing service that a vulnerability allowed unauthorised remote users to listen in on...

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We’re dung for! Hackers hit firms with ransomware by exploiting Shitrix flaw

The REvil (also known as Sodinokibi) ransomware is being planted on corporate networks by hackers exploiting the Shitrix flaw in Citrix servers.

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Want your photo removed from our facial recognition database? Just send us your photo and government-issued ID…

Controversial firm Clearview AI which stole your photographs from social media sites to feed their facial recognition database expects you to send them your...

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Sonos backtracks (a little) over its software updates fustercluck

The maker of wireless home sound systems got itself into hot water after it announced that if you had a mixture of new and...

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Whoops! LastPass accidentally deleted its browser extension from the Chrome store. But it’s back now

Someone at LastPass must be feeling 5!ck as a p4rr0t right now, after human error meant that its browser extension was accidentally deleted from...

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Ransomware: The average ransom payment has doubled in just three months

A new report into the state of ransomware at the tail end of 2019 has revealed that things aren’t getting any better.

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Traffic jams could be worse than normal, because of the Shitrix vulnerability

Your trip into work today might be delayed by slippery roads, dense fog, and a Citrix vulnerability.

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A free tool for detecting Shitrix-related compromises on your business network

Citrix has announced that it has teamed up with security researchers at FireEye to produce a free forensic tool which can help your business...

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Smashing Security #162: Robocalls, health hacks, and facial recognition fears

A hospital gets hacked because of an ex-employee’s grudge, robocalls are on the rise, and we share a scary story about the future of...

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Plastic surgery patients at risk after ransomware attack

Past and current customers of a cosmetic surgery clinic are contacted by hackers making ransom demands, after they broke into its network and stole...

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Teenager charged over $50 million SIM-swap cryptocurrency theft

Samy Bensaci, an 18-year-old living in Montreal, Canada, has been charged in connection with the theft of over $50 million worth of cryptocurrency in...

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Microsoft data breach exposes 250 million customer service and support records

Red faces at Microsoft after a security researcher discovered an internal customer support database had been left exposed for anyone on the internet to...

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Jeff Bezos, WhatsApp, and Mohammed bin Salman – what you need to know

An investigation has concluded that Jeff Bezos’s smartphone was hacked after receiving a WhatsApp message from Mohammed bin Salman.

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Exams cancelled? University closing due to Brexit? A mischievous email from Southampton’s Vice-Chancellor

Clues sprinkled through the poorly-written email, however, reveal that its author has not done his homework.

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Internet-enabled dash cams that allow anyone to track your GPS location in real-time

Watch out car drivers. If you have have installed a BlackVue dash cam into your vehicle you might have unwittingly made available your real-time...

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