Hacking & Cybersecurity
The rise in state-sponsored cyber-attacks on critical infrastructure will continue its upward trajectory during 2019, according to a cyber threat intelligence firm that also forecasts that hackers will capitalise on GDPR, probe cloud security for vulnerabilities and expand use of ...
The rise in state-sponsored cyber-attacks on critical infrastructure will continue its upward trajectory during 2019, according to a cyber threat intelligence firm that also forecasts that ...
Report Sheds Light on Massive #Ransomware Problem via @kim_crawley https://t.co/8g8x2J2QHd #SamSam #malware #security #infosec #cybersecurity https://t.co/fMbHA4g0ejOpen
Datto, a managed service provider of IT services, recently released their 2018 Global State of the Channel Ransomware Report, in which they surveyed over 2,400 IT professionals from around ...
GandCrab has been particularly aggressive throughout 2018, says @Raj_Samani. @euroinfosec on the 🐱 and 🐭 game being played between the developers and security researchers via @BnkInfoSecurity. https://t.co/Ib6kF6HK2tOpen
A new, free decryptor has been released for "aggressive" crypto-locking ransomware called GandCrab. Researchers say GandCrab has come to dominate the ransomware-as-a-service market, earning ...
Security is not a trend; it is an ever-present threat. See what's happening in the wild west of cyber security: IoT and edge computing >> https://t.co/SfUI3UhgLo via @forbes https://t.co/vVCTmldHgXOpen
Analyst Matt Kimball takes a look at the current state of cybersecurity, and what organizations can do to protect themselves from the rapidly evolving threat landscape.
RT @DellEMC_Canada: From our friends @RSAsecurity: #financial #malware is after more than just your #PIN number. https://t.co/S9imk51BDv https://t.co/jfUFjYFg1uOpen
Learn what finds RSA has uncovered stolen by malware beyond just your bank account.
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When fiction is stranger than reality: 5 novels with hacking plot holes that need to be patched https://t.co/fpqebVehiu #reading #cybersecurity https://t.co/DPFi8xVbFmOpen
Not all novels featuring hacking are created equal — with some containing more holes than others.
RT @DellTech: You may have heard of the Dark Web, but what about the 'Grey Web?'. Find out why fraudsters are increasingly using social media to target victims this holiday shopping season. https://t.co/PcfOw5q9gR #CyberAware https://t.co/qqmdq76zCwOpen
During the holiday shopping season, you aren't the only one running around with an agenda. For cybercriminals, this is their peak season too.
The length of a vulnerability’s life, from detection to weaponization, will grow even shorter in the new year. Why? Our @McAfee_Labs Threats Predictions Report explains. https://t.co/n7ttcxavZ7 https://t.co/MGQTnnnpP8Open
Our predictions for 2019 move away from simply providing an assessment on the rise or fall of a particular threat, and instead focus on current rumblings we see in the cybercriminal ...
RT @SectigoHQ: What does the future hold for cybersecurity? Our VP of IoT, @damonkachur and 59 other security professionals from @BluVector, @auth0, @ProtectWise, @whitehatsec and more share their predictions for 2019. (via @Forbes) https://t.co/52dyBLHahnOpen
60 predictions for cybersecurity in 2019 reveal the state-of-mind of key industry participants from artificial intelligence (AI) helping both attackers and defenders to data privacy, the ...
Backdoors Up 44%, Ransomware Up 43% from 2017 https://t.co/N4JmjkDgvD by @kellymsheridan #backdoors #ransomware #security #riskOpen
Nearly one in three computers was hit with a malware attack this year, and ransomware and backdoors continue to pose a risk.
FEC commissioners are about to start a public meeting where they'll consider a proposal from @RonWyden to let lawmakers spend campaign funds to protect their personal devices. https://t.co/k08OTEecFE They've written a draft opinion granting permission: https://t.co/J37p9EdiZ9Open
TO: The Commission FROM: Lisa J. Stevenson Acting General Counsel Neven F. Stipanovic Acting Associate General Counsel Robert M. Knop Assistant General Counsel Joanna S. Waldstreicher ...
Proofpoint: Hackers testing new reconnaissance malware on financial institutions https://t.co/HLTonpbtbwOpen
Hackers appear to be testing a new strain of malicious software in phishing emails sent to commercial banks and other targets, researchers from the security vendor Proofpoint said in a ...
5 Emerging Trends in Cybercrime https://t.co/xCpMj8xILP #2019 #Trends #AI #fuzzing #machinelearning #swarmsOpen
Organizations can start today to protect against 2019's threats. Look out for crooks using AI fuzzing techniques, machine learning, and swarms.
This special report from ZDNet and TechRepublic takes an in-depth look at today's security threats and provides advice to defend against attacks.
New #PowerShell samples increased slightly in Q2. Defending against fileless attacks requires multi-layered defense. https://t.co/6fKV0E9t4M https://t.co/Fr7x2ChoJvOpen
Fileless attacks are at an all-time high. Learn about fileless malware, how fileless infection happens, and techniques to identify and interrupt attacks.
Hacking has gone pro since the late 1990s, and one side effect is the need for a descriptive list of hacker terms used here The list is at the end of this piece, in plain English What this ...