Officials are increasingly confident that the Russian government is intensifying a campaign to steal U.S. computer records and leak damaging information to the American public
WASHINGTON—U.S. officials are increasingly confident that the hacker Guccifer 2.0 is part of a network
A year ago, presidents Barack Obama and Xi Jinping stood next to each other and declared that neither the U.S. nor Chinese governments “will conduct or knowingly support cyber-enabled theft of intellectual property, including trade secrets or other confidential business
The New York BizLab, the business accelerator in downtown Schenectady, is holding a talk about cybersecurity for small businesses and startup companies.
The cost of the event, which includes a light breakfast, is $10. Tickets are available here online.
The European Commission proposed measures on Wednesday to increase controls on exports of cyber-surveillance goods and technologies that can be used to violate human rights or threaten international security.
The Commission had earlier identified deficiencies with the current system, including
As credit cards become more secure for in-person use through technology such as EMV, some scammers and fraudsters turn to the Internet to continue using cards for unauthorized purchases.
With some reports indicating that online fraud attempts increased by as
GARDNERVILLE, Nev. (KOLO) – The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help identifying a person of interest involved in the unlawful use of a credit card at the Walmart on Grant Avenue in Gardnerville.
Investigators say it
Digital Shadows, a provider of cyber situational awareness, released its Compromised Credentials research paper which analyzed the largest 1,000 companies listed on the Forbes Global 2000.
The report found that 97 percent of those companies, spanning all businesses sectors and
Your personal and private information is online – whether you use the internet or not. In either case, there are basic rules that we all should follow to protect the privacy of everyone we connect with online. Some seem obvious,
Even Your Gmail Is Vulnerable to Hackers
HAMILTON – University of Waikato student, Gwen Lyon, panicked when she had an influx of messages from family and friends asking her about a Google Doc they had received from her via email.
The FBI has asked to examine the cell phones of a small number Democratic Party staffers as it investigates a possible hack, law enforcement and Democratic sources told CNN Tuesday.
The development comes on the same day Homeland Security Secretary
CSC assesses the relationship between digital strategies and better protection in business.
Purely-digital companies are creating cyber security advantages over traditional businesses in Australia and New Zealand, as the impact of industry change plays out across enterprise.
Today, cyber security
A Liverpool-based biometric security business is expanding with the help of backing from the Merseyside Special Investment Fund (MSIF).
Amaco, which develops and installs biometric systems, secure turnstiles, monitored CCTV cameras and permanent intruder alarms predominantly for use in new
The Beersheva based company’s financing round was from Orange, Connecticut Innovations, Amichai Shulman and JVP.
Israeli cyber security company SecBi has raised $5 million in a Series A financing round from Orange Digital Ventures, Connecticut Innovations, Amichai Shulman and previous
Government information technology executives increasingly are focused on cybersecurity preparedness but they are having trouble recruiting IT talent, according to surveys released by Alexandria-based Grant Thornton Public Sector.
Two Grant Thornton annual surveys — one focused on state chief information
Microsoft Chairman John Thompson spent a decade at the helm of security software developer Symantec. Since he stepped down in 2009, cyberthreats have gotten significantly more sophisticated and pervasive, which helps explain his latest bet.
Contrast Security, a Silicon Valley
Facebook users beware: Brad Pitt isn’t dead, and clicking on that post could give a hacker control of your account. Westwood One Correspondent Bill Michaels reports a fake article that appeared to come from Fox News was floating around Facebook
Failure to follow standard network security best practice has exposed a Californian investment bank to cyber criminals’ demands
Hackers have attempted to extort money from an investment bank in California after bypassing network defences to steal documents.
WestPark Capital, based
A notorious cyberespionage group with suspected links to Russian intelligence has developed a complex piece of malware designed to infect computer systems running Apple OSX, according to cybersecurity researchers at Palo Alto Networks.
The hackers, dubbed Sofacy Group by the
OnHub’s real-world experience has helped Google learn to dodge common security flaws. That’s welcome news in a world of easily hacked routers.
When Google released OnHub, its sleek home router, last year, CNET reviewer Dong Ngo found it perfectly serviceable,
Cyber criminals have made “multiple” attacks on Cornwall’s main hospital in the past year with repeated attempts to hold health bosses to ransom by stealing sensitive information. According to a Freedom of Information (FoI) request, the IT system of the