Morse Code is being used for phishing attacks, Signal responds to their ban in Iran, and Chrome has a zero day vulnerability! All that coming up now on ThreatWire. 
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Morse Code:
https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/new-phishing-attack-uses-morse-code-to-hide-malicious-urls/
https://www.itproportal.com/news/new-phishing-scam-uses-morse-code-to-conceal-malicious-links/

Signal Proxy TLS Vuln:
https://signal.org/blog/help-iran-reconnect/
https://twitter.com/signalapp/status/1353839763388649473
https://www.rferl.org/a/iran-deems-signal-criminal-content-removes-from-local-app-stores/31048089.html
https://www.cyberscoop.com/signal-iran-encryption-ban-app/
https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/removal-notice-for-signal-article/
https://twitter.com/moxie/status/1358588649919549440
https://twitter.com/search?q=%23IRanASignalProxy&src=typed_query

Chrome
https://threatpost.com/google-chrome-zero-day-windows-mac/163688/
https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2021/02/stable-channel-update-for-desktop_4.html
https://blog.google/threat-analysis-group/new-campaign-targeting-security-researchers/
https://www.zdnet.com/article/google-chrome-syncing-features-can-be-abused-for-c-c-and-data-exfiltration/
https://thehackernews.com/2021/02/warning-hugely-popular-great-suspender.html
https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2021/02/chrome-users-have-faced-3-security-concerns-over-the-past-24-hours/
chrome://settings/safetyCheck

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