Security Affairs newsletter Round 47 – News of the week

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Google patched Nexus devices, including a critical Wi-Fi flaw
How to thwart the passcode lock screen on iOS 8 and 9?
Security Affairs newsletter Round 46 – News of the week
Dyre crackdown, the biggest effort to date by Russian authorities against cybercrime
Hackers leaked DHS staff records, 200GB of files are in their hands
Reuse of login credentials put more than 20M Alibaba accounts at risk
T9000 backdoor, a sophisticated malware that spies on Skype users
CVE-2016-0603 – Oracle Issues out-of-box Java emergency patch for Windows
Global and Modern Terrorism/Cyber Terrorism
Rent the infamous AlienSpy backdoor is now quite easy
Carbanak cybergang is back and it is not alone
Are you searching for a Facebook Hacking Tool? Be careful!
Russian Metel group manipulated ruble-dollar exchange rate with malware
February 2016 Patch Tuesday – All Windows are affected by a critical flaw
Crooks are offering Apple employees up to $23,000 for their login credentials
SAP fixed a flaw in xMII that could open the door to nation-state hackers
Poseidon Group, a single actor behind a long series of attacks
Million CISCO ASA Firewalls potentially vulnerable to attacks
Once again identity thieves use stolen SSNs in IRS attack
US Intelligence confirms the ISIS used chemical weapons
A replica of AlphaBay market used to steal login credentials
Interview with Troels Oerting on cybersecurity in modern organizations
The FBI requests $38 Million to counter the threat of Going Dark
UK police arrested teenage hacker who allegedly hacked CIA and FBI officials
BlackEnergy infected also Ukrainian Mining and Railway Systems
The IPT ruled that GCHQ spies can legally hack any electronic devices

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Pierluigi Paganini: Pierluigi Paganini is member of the ENISA (European Union Agency for Network and Information Security) Threat Landscape Stakeholder Group and Cyber G7 Group, he is also a Security Evangelist, Security Analyst and Freelance Writer. Editor-in-Chief at "Cyber Defense Magazine", Pierluigi is a cyber security expert with over 20 years experience in the field, he is Certified Ethical Hacker at EC Council in London. The passion for writing and a strong belief that security is founded on sharing and awareness led Pierluigi to find the security blog "Security Affairs" recently named a Top National Security Resource for US. Pierluigi is a member of the "The Hacker News" team and he is a writer for some major publications in the field such as Cyber War Zone, ICTTF, Infosec Island, Infosec Institute, The Hacker News Magazine and for many other Security magazines. Author of the Books "The Deep Dark Web" and “Digital Virtual Currency and Bitcoin”.

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