Monday, September 27

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Apple, Cable Lightning, Computación, hackeo, Noticias, Telefonía celular

This lightning cable allows you to steal passwords | Digital Trends Spanish

The cables type lightning Apple phones or tablets can be more useful than just charging your computer or transferring data. They can also be used to steal passwords, just like this new version of a cable. lightning modified by a security researcher who introduces himself under the name of MG. The cable is part of a series of cables called O.MG Cables and this is the second version to be mass produced. This new version is a cable lightning to USB-C and to carry out the hack, A small device is included inside the tiny plastic connector on the cable. The image below shows how the device fits inside the cable: What this device does is keep a record of the keys that the user of the equipment to which the cable is connected presses. Not only that, but the cable also creates a wi-fi networ...
hackeo, T-Mobile, Telefonía celular

The T-Mobile hack is more serious than previously thought | Digital Trends Spanish

The hack To the T-Mobile servers that the company recognized a few days ago, it turned out to be something more serious than previously thought. Because first it was said that there was no personal data involved in the theft, but finally there was. According to new information released By T-Mobile, more than 12 million contract user data was compromised. And this data includes personal information: first and last names, date of birth, social security numbers, driver's license numbers, phone numbers, and IMEI and IMSI identifiers. Additionally, it was also discovered that among the stolen data there is information on more than 667,000 former clients of the company. This information includes their names, addresses, phone numbers, or dates of birth, but not social security or driver's l...
ciberseguridad, hackeo, Noticias, T-Mobile, Telefonía celular, Tendencias

Hacking T-Mobile affects more than 47 million users | Digital Trends Spanish

In the United States, the communications company T-Mobile reported a security problem in which hackers they stole information from more than 47 million users that were in their databases. The cyber attack occurred on an unspecified date and T-Mobile claimed, through a statement, that the stolen data did indeed include users' personal information. Despite this, the preliminary investigation found no evidence that credit cards or payment information were compromised. However, information on more than 850,000 T-Mobile prepaid users, such as people's names, phone numbers, and security PINs, was leaked. The company has already taken action and has reset all PINs, and recommends that its postpaid or contract customers change these codes as a preventive measure. T-Mobile indicates that as so...
Comparitech, Computación, fuga de datos, hackeo, Instagram, Noticias, Redes sociales, Robo de perfiles, TikTok, YouTube

Millions of people exposed on TikTok, Youtube, Instagram | Digital Trends Spanish

A huge database of 235 million users were exposed online, after the security research team of Comparitech, revealed the data leakage of TikTok, Instagram and Youtube. According to this consultancy, the username, photo and number of followers of the channel owner were collected. “The data extracted had four main data sets with details of millions of users of the platforms mentioned above. It contained information such as profile name, full name, profile picture, age, gender, and follower statistics. […] Bob Diachenko, the principal investigator at security firm Comparitech, found three identical copies of the database on Aug. 1. According to Diachenko and the team, the data belonged to a now defunct company called Deep Social. When contacted by the company, the reques...
ataque informático, Donald Trump, hackeo, Noticias, Reddit, Redes sociales

Reddit under hacking with pro Donald Trump messages | Digital Trends Spanish

A massive cyber attack is unfolding on Reddit, as many channels are being invaded by banners and screenshots in support of Donald Trump's campaign for the upcoming elections. Many subreddits began to report on the problem, and the administrators of the social network managed to get the images in favor of the current president of the United States. A partial list of affected channels (subreddits) is available below. This includes Reddit channels for the NFL, many TV shows, The Pirate Bay, Disneyland, various city channels, and more. Combined, the channels have tens of millions of subscribers: r / NFL r / 49ers r / CFB (Canadian Soccer League) r / TPB (The Pirate Bay Reddit channel) r / BlackMirror (TV show) / r / Buffy (TV show) r / Vancouver r / Dallas r / Japan r / G...
Computación, hackeo, Intel, Noticias, robo de datos, telegram

They hacked Intel and published confidential documents | Digital Trends Spanish

Intel suffered a serious hack on Thursday, August 6, as the same company confirmed that at least 20GB of confidential data, documents and more were put online. Intel exconfidential Lake, it is called the folder which is mainly composed of training manuals and other technical documents for various firmware and software development kits. However, a section marked "Intel's Restricted Secret" contains data on a March 2020 release of the Silicon initialization code for Kaby Lake platforms 2016 Intel , which works with Intel BIOS. The place Cyberscoop contacted Intel and a spokesperson confessed that the data theft appears to have come from the company's Design and Resource Center, which houses information for customers, partners and other outside parties who have access. "...
ciberseguridad, Computación, Elección 2020, elecciones, Elecciones 2020, hackeo, Hackers, Intervencionismo electoral, Noticias, seguridad informatica

US offers millionaire reward for data on hackers | Digital Trends Spanish

A prize of up to $ 10 million was offered by the United States for information on computer criminals boycotting the election. The announcement came from nothing more and nothing less than Department of State, specifically from the Rewards for Justice (RFJ) program, which depends on the Diplomatic Security Service. The offer is for any background that "leads to the identification or location of any person working with or for a foreign government." The reward is not limited to the November 2020 presidential election, but to any interference in any federal, state or local process. The incentive seeks to avoid violations of section 1030 of title 18 of the United States Code, which punishes bad practices on the internet. Negative Space / Pexels "Individuals involved in certa...
Arrestos, Bitcoins, departamento de justicia, FBI, Fiscalía, hackeo, Noticias, Redes sociales, Twitter

Three teenagers are arrested for hacking Twitter | Digital Trends Spanish

On July 15, the largest virtual hack and fraud of which the social media platform is aware of occurred on Twitter. On the occasion, celebrities such as Joe Biden, Barack Obama, Bill Gates and Elon Musk among many others, were hacked into their accounts to promote a bitcoin scam. The truth is that the police arrested on July 31 three teenagers ranging from 17 to 22 years old, for the roles that correspond to them. This was reported by the Attorney General's Office for the Northern District of California in a statement released by the United States Department of Justice. Who are the accused? Mason Sheppard, aka “Chaewon”, 19, from Bognor Regis, UK, was charged in a criminal complaint in the Northern District of California with conspiracy to commit wire fraud, conspiracy...