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NSA warns of new Sandworm attacks on email servers



The US National Security Agency (NSA) has published today a security alert warning of a new wave of cyberattacks against email servers, attacks conducted by one of Russia's most advanced cyber-espionage units.

The NSA says that members of Unit 74455 of the GRU Main Center for Special Technologies (GTsST), a division of the Russian military intelligence service, have been attacking email servers running the Exim mail transfer agent (MTA).
 

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$100 million in bounties paid via HackerOne to ethical hackers



Bug bounty platform HackerOne announced today that $100,000,000 in rewards were paid out to white-hat hackers around the world as of May 26, 2020.

Since it started delivering vulnerability reports to its customers, HackerOne bug bounty hunters have found roughly 170,000 security vulnerabilities according to the company's CEO Mårten Mickos.
 

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Mining firm Rio Tinto sorry for destroying Aboriginal caves



Mining giant Rio Tinto has apologised for blowing up 46,000-year-old Aboriginal caves in Western Australia dating back to the last Ice Age.

The Juukan Gorge caves, in the Pilbara region, were destroyed last Sunday as Rio Tinto expanded an iron ore project agreed with the authorities.

Many prehistoric artefacts have been found at the remote heritage site.

"We are sorry for the distress we have caused," said Chris Salisbury, the firm's iron ore chief executive.
 

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Troll farms from North Macedonia and the Philippines pushed coronavirus disinformation on Facebook



One of the largest publishers of coronavirus disinformation on Facebook has been banned from the platform for using content farms from North Macedonia and the Philippines, Facebook said on Friday.

The publisher, Natural News, was one of the most prolific pushers of the viral “Plandemic” conspiracy video, which falsely claimed that the coronavirus is part of an elaborate government plot to control the populace through0 vaccines, and erroneously claimed that wearing a mask increases the risk of catching the coronavirus.
 

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