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tripwire.com

CookieMiner malware targets Macs, steals passwords and SMS messages, mines for cryptocurrency

Security researchers have discovered a new Mac malware threat that appears to be a sophisticated attempt to raid cryptocurrency wallets.

Read more in my article on the Tripwire State of Security blog.


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What’s the difference between first- and third-party cookies?

David Bisson explains the difference between the different types of cookie.


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Why it’s a good idea to clear your browser history and cookies

David Bisson explains why you might want to consider deleting and clearing your browsing history and cookies every now and then.


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tripwire.com

More Yahoo users warned of malicious account access via forged cookies

Some Yahoo users warned their accounts could be accessed by hackers – no password required.

Read more in my article on the Tripwire State of Security blog.


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intego.com

Update your iOS devices – your cookies may be at risk!

It took Apple 2.5 years to roll out a fix for a serious problem in iOS, that could have seen hackers impersonating victims’ identities online.

Read more in my article on the Intego Mac Security blog.


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intego.com

Safari users! Line up here to sue Google for tracking your web browsing

In 2012, Google was found to be doing something very naughty to users of Apple’s Safari browser. And now it might end up hurting the internet giant in the pocket.

Read more in my article on the Intego Mac Security blog.


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