This week, 60,000 GPS trackers for people and pets are using the same password, YouTube fined $170m for covertly tracking kids online, a free working exploit for BlueKeep, WordPress 5.2.3 fixes new clutch of security vulnerabilities, critical Exim flaw opens millions of servers to Takeover, cyberattack Disrupted Firewalls at U.S. Power Utility, a Million-plus IoT Radios Open to Hijack via Telnet Backdoor, Vulnerabilities in D-Link, Comba Routers Can Leak Credentials, and vulnerabilities exposed 2 million Verizon customer contracts. In the expert commentary, Matt Alderman talks about the slew of ransomware attacks, and pay-offs, targeted at cities and municipalities earlier this year, is the tide starting to turn?
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September 10, 2019
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