Webstresser takedown’s 151,000 DDoS-minded users targeted by authorities in 20 countries

DDoS attackers who bought and sold services and kits offered in the defunct marketplace webstresser.org are now being targeted for prosecution by authorities in 20 countries. Following up on the April 2018 takedown of the now disabled webstresser.org in the effort known as Operation Power OFF, investigators are now tracking

#WatchOut children’s watch vulnerabilities have gotten

More than a year after announcing the #WatchOut vulnerabilities in Gator brand children’s smartwatches, researchers revisited the platform and found even greater vulnerabilities in Gator and other children’s smartwatch manufacturers. While the initial vulnerabilities spotted in October 2017 allowed unauthorized access, remote audio surveillance, location spoofing, and SOS compromise, recent