"Golden Corral restaurant chain data breach impacts 183,000 people."

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Learn a new language with a Rosetta Stone lifetime subscription — now $240 off

  • Learning languages keeps your mind sharp and helps you reach your goals. This lifetime subscription to Rosetta Stone puts over 20 languages at your fingertips for $159.97, $240 off the $399 MSRP, when you use code ROSETTA at checkout.

    • MARCH 01, 2024
    • 07:17 AM
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  • Golden Corral

Golden Corral restaurant chain data breach impacts 183,000 people

  • The Golden Corral American restaurant chain disclosed a data breach after attackers behind an August cyberattack stole the personal information of over 180,000 people.

  • VMware Linux

New Bifrost malware for Linux mimics VMware domain for evasion

  • A new Linux variant of the Bifrost remote access trojan (RAT) employs several novel evasion techniques, including the use of a deceptive domain that was made to appear as part of VMware.

  • Brave

Brave browser launches privacy-focused AI assistant on Android

  • Brave Software is the next company to jump into AI, announcing a new privacy-preserving AI assistant called "Leo" is rolling out on the Android version of its browser through the latest release, version 1.63.

  • CISA

CISA cautions against using hacked Ivanti VPN gateways even after factory resets

  • The U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) revealed today that attackers who hack Ivanti VPN appliances using one of multiple actively exploited vulnerabilities may be able to maintain root persistence even after performing factory resets.

  • Windows 10

Windows 10 KB5034843 update released with 9 new changes, fixes

  • Microsoft has released the optional KB5034843 Preview cumulative update for Windows 10 22H2 with an updated sharing experience and eight other fixes or changes.

  • Visio

Make better diagrams with Microsoft Visio 2021 Pro for only $29.99

  • It's normally priced at $249.99, but you can get a lifetime license on Windows today for only $29.99 in a special price drop through StackCommerce. 

    • FEBRUARY 29, 2024
    • 02:06 PM
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  • Windows 11

Windows 11 KB5034848 preview update adds USB 80Gbps support

  • Microsoft has released the optional KB5034848 Preview cumulative update for Windows 11 23H2 and 22H2, which brings new features, including USB 80Gbps and nineteen other changes and fixes.

  • GitHub

GitHub enables push protection by default to stop secrets leak

  • GitHub has enabled push protection by default for all public repositories to prevent accidental exposure of secrets such as access tokens and API keys when pushing new code.

  • Feb 29

Citrix, Sophos software impacted by 2024 leap year bugs

  • Citrix and Sophos products have been impacted by leap year flaws, leading to unexpected problems in their products.

  • Windows 11

Windows 11 'Moment 5' update released, here are the new features

  • Microsoft has released the Windows 11 'Moment 5' update for versions 23H2 and 22H2, starting the rollout of new features, such as Windows Copilot skills and plugins, Voice Access, AI enhancements for ClipChamp and Photos, and Narrator improvements.

  • Windows 11

Microsoft rolls back decision to stop Windows 11 22H2 preview updates

  • Microsoft says that systems running Windows 11 22H2 will continue to receive non-security preview updates after initially stating they would no longer receive them after February 2024.

  • Padlock

20 million Cutout.Pro user records leaked on data breach forum

  • AI service Cutout.Pro has suffered a data breach exposing the personal information of 20 million members, including email addresses, hashed and salted passwords, IP addresses, and names.

  • Online Course

Update your skills with $380 off this lifetime learning bundle

  • Whether you're training up at work, switching careers, or learning new skills, lifelong learning is crucial to growth. This triad of lifelong learning libraries can help you reach your goals for $99.97, $380 off the $480 MSRP.

    • FEBRUARY 29, 2024
    • 07:09 AM
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  • Hacked 3D printer

Anycubic 3D printers hacked worldwide to expose security flaw

  • According to a wave of online reports from Anycubic customers, someone hacked their 3D printers to warn that the devices are exposed to attacks.

  • Hacker AI cybersecurity Artificial Intelligence

Malicious AI models on Hugging Face backdoor users’ machines

  • At least 100 instances of malicious AI ML models were found on the Hugging Face platform, some of which can execute code on the victim's machine, giving attackers a persistent backdoor.

  • Joe Biden President US

New executive order bans mass sale of personal data to China, Russia

  • U.S. President Joe Biden has signed an executive order that aims to ban the bulk sale and transfer of Americans' private data to "countries of concern" such as China, Russia, Iran, North Korea, Cuba, and Venezuela.

  • Lurie Children's

Rhysida ransomware wants $3.6 million for children’s stolen data

  • The Rhysida ransomware gang has claimed the cyberattack on Lurie Children's Hospital in Chicago at the start of the month.

  • Kali Linux

Kali Linux 2024.1 released with 4 new tools, UI refresh

  • Kali Linux has released version 2024.1, the first version of 2024, with four new tools, a theme refresh, and desktop changes.

  • UnitedHealth Group UGH

Ransomware gang claims they stole 6TB of Change Healthcare data

  • The BlackCat/ALPHV ransomware gang has officially claimed responsibility for a cyberattack on Optum, a subsidiary of UnitedHealth Group (UHG), which led to an ongoing outage affecting the Change Healthcare platform.



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