Neowin News Feed for: Check point research https://www.neowin.net/news/tag/check point research/ Neowin News Feed for: Check point research en-us Neowin Ignition News editor@neowin.net (Managing Editor) developers@neowin.net (Neowin Developers) 5 Neowin.net https://www.neowin.net/images/pegasus/icon.png https://www.neowin.net Microsoft is the most imitated brand by hackers according to a report https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-is-the-most-imitated-brand-by-hackers-according-to-a-report/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2014/11/phishing_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>The spurt in email and web phishing attempts by imitating Microsoft is to capitalize on large numbers of employees working remotely because of the pandemic, many for the first time ever. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-is-the-most-imitated-brand-by-hackers-according-to-a-report">Read more...</a> abhishek.baxi@neowin.net (Abhishek Baxi) Mon, 19 Oct 2020 11:44:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-is-the-most-imitated-brand-by-hackers-according-to-a-report Amazon Alexa flaw that could expose personal information and speech histories found https://www.neowin.net/news/amazon-alexa-flaw-that-could-expose-personal-information-and-speech-histories-found/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2015/03/1_echoreviewhero1_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Check Point Research uncovered a vulnerability on Alexa that could have exposed users&#039; personal information. The flaw could have been triggered by clicking on a link to a page with malicious code. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/amazon-alexa-flaw-that-could-expose-personal-information-and-speech-histories-found">Read more...</a> sambit.satpathy@outlook.in (Sambit Satpathy) Thu, 13 Aug 2020 15:42:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/amazon-alexa-flaw-that-could-expose-personal-information-and-speech-histories-found TikTok patches flaws that could let hackers access personal user data and manipulate videos https://www.neowin.net/news/tiktok-patches-flaws-that-could-let-hackers-access-personal-user-data-and-manipulate-videos/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2019/06/1561282350_tiktok_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Researchers discovered security flaws in the immensely popular social media application that would have allowed hackers to access users&#039; personal data and manipulate the content on their accounts. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/tiktok-patches-flaws-that-could-let-hackers-access-personal-user-data-and-manipulate-videos">Read more...</a> hamza.jawad@neowin.net (Hamza Jawad ) Wed, 08 Jan 2020 11:26:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/tiktok-patches-flaws-that-could-let-hackers-access-personal-user-data-and-manipulate-videos WinRAR fixes vulnerability that's been around for 19 years, drops support for ACE files https://www.neowin.net/news/winrar-fixes-vulnerability-thats-been-around-for-19-years-drops-support-for-ace-files/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2018/11/1543476286_cybersecurity_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>A security researcher recently discovered a security vulnerability in WinRAR which let an attacker extract malicious files into the Windows startup folder, and the developer has now fixed it. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/winrar-fixes-vulnerability-thats-been-around-for-19-years-drops-support-for-ace-files">Read more...</a> joao.carrasqueira@neowin.net (João Carrasqueira) Thu, 21 Feb 2019 18:00:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/winrar-fixes-vulnerability-thats-been-around-for-19-years-drops-support-for-ace-files