November 25, 2020

Year: 2020

EastBayTimes

Inmate dies at Maguire Correctional Facility in Redwood City

REDWOOD CITY – An investigation is underway into an in-custody death at the Maguire Correctional Facility in Redwood City, authorities said. The inmate was found unresponsive during a housing pod security check just before 4 p.m. Tuesday, the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release. The inmate received medical treatment including CPR […]

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Abnormal Security

What’s New: Week of Nov 16-20 2020 – VIP Notifications

VIP Notifications – We now provide the ability to send SOC team email notifications when an email attack campaign involves VIP recipients. Benefit from added visibility and control with proactive alerting for high-risk individuals. General Detection Improvements – We’ve improved detection precision for targeted advanced email attacks: Billing account update model improvements: Vendor fraud models […]

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Abnormal Security

‘Recover Messages’ Phishing Attack

In this attacker, the attacker impersonates the recipient’s company in order to send out a phishing attack. Quick Summary of Attack Target Platform: Office 365Mailboxes: >500Email Security Bypassed: ProofPointVictims: VIPPayload: Malicious LinkTechnique: Impersonation What was the attack? Setup: Email platforms are continuously trying to prevent spam emails from entering recipients’ inboxes. In this attack, the […]

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EastBayTimes

San Carlos man arrested on suspicion of molesting teen girl

SAN CARLOS – Authorities on Tuesday arrested a 33-year-old San Carlos man on suspicion of molesting a 15-year-old girl. The incident occurred at the suspect’s home on Oct. 28, Sgt. Joe Cang of the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release. The victim reported it to her mother, who contacted authorities. Detectives […]

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Biden is first US presidential candidate to get 80M+ votes

By Devan Cole | CNN Joe Biden has become the first presidential candidate to win more than 80 million votes, with his record-breaking number of popular votes still likely to increase in the coming days as ballots continue to be counted across the nation. As of Tuesday evening, Biden had won more than 80,011,000 votes, […]

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Oakland: Lake Merritt BART reopens after medical emergency

OAKLAND — BART trains were single-tracking through Lake Merritt station Tuesday evening as firefighters, police officers and system staff responded to a medical emergency, authorities said. Around 5:40 p.m., firefighters responded to reports of the emergency, possibly involving a person in the trackway, and officials quickly followed by closing the station just after 5:45 p.m. […]

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Redwood City: Parolee arrested on suspicion of domestic violence

REDWOOD CITY – A 26-year-old parolee has been arrested on suspicion of breaking into his ex-girlfriend’s Redwood City home, pushing her and taking her car, police said. Officers were called to the 100 block of Locust Avenue about 10:35 p.m. Monday for a report of a domestic disturbance, the Redwood City Police Department said in […]

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Berkeley, a Look Back: City’s churches observe Thanksgiving 1920

Thanksgiving Day a century ago was Nov. 25, 1920. The weather was “cloudy and unsettled, occasionally threatening,” the Berkeley Daily Gazette reported, and the Berkeley Rotary Club the Tuesday beforehand had distributed “Thanksgiving cheer in the form of supplies to many less fortunate citizens.” Related Articles Berkeley, a Look Back: Nearly 30,000 crowd together for […]

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