With hackers now gaining access to cell phones, security cameras even toasters and coffee pots, it’s more important than ever to learn about the latest ways to protect personal and business technologies.
The 12th annual Cyber Security and Awareness Fair
(You may not know this but) law enforcement has the capability to hack into computers using software (malware for you privacy advocates) called a Network Investigative Technique, or NIT.
Several cases have recently come before federal judges arising from the
Malware found on the website allowed hackers to siphon off your credit card data.
There’s bad news if you donated to Senate Republicans in the past six months: criminals have likely skimmed your credit card.
The storefront of the National
Privacy advocates in Congress are moving to stop a new rule from taking effect Dec. 1 that would allow federal agents armed with a single search warrant to hack millions of Americans’ computers at once.
“It’s more government surveillance,” said
A malware-wielding gang has been targeting financial firms’ SWIFT software to inject fraudulent money-moving messages since at least January in “discreet campaigns” not tied to the Bangladesh Bank hack, security firm Symantec warns.
The emergence of the targeted attacks, which
Microsoft’s October Patch Tuesday is a reminder why you shouldn’t click links or open attachments from unknown senders.
Microsoft’s October Patch Tuesday fixes dozens of critical flaws, among them five affecting Internet Explorer, Edge, and Office that have already been
Cybersecurity discussions were a top priority at the G20 Summit 2016, a global economic leadership forum attended by world leaders from 20 major economies; yet the event itself encountered a staggering number of attempted cyber attacks between September 3-6. NSFOCUS,
STEAM USERS ARE AGAIN UNDER THE RADAR OF CYBER CRIMINALS — THIS TIME, HACKED STEAM ACCOUNTS HAVE BEEN FOUND DISTRIBUTING REMOTE ACCESS TROJAN (RAT).
Previously we informed our readers about the hacking of Steam accounts. Now a Reddit user is
It’s only been a few weeks since hackers hijacked more than 1 million Internet of Things devices to launch a record-breaking Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack against the website of cybersecurity reporter Brian Krebs.
Now, the malware that powered
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
There are millions of individuals visiting social media sites every day – they are on sites like Twitter, Facebook and Instagram dozens of time a day. With that much activity the sites are fertile ground for scammers.
Unfortunately, consumers often
Crypto-currency mining malware is back, driven in part by the growing popularity of alternatives to Bitcoin that are easier to mine and the increasing power of GPUs.
Thousands of Seagate Central NAS devices have been found to harbour crypto-currency mining
Town officials declined to pay hackers after data was stolen from Central Fire Station and “held for ransom.”
On Aug. 22, Assistant Town Manager Patrick Moreland was in a meeting on how to improve connectivity between remote locations in Brattleboro
A state-sponsored hacking group believed to be aligned with the People’s Republic of China has been accused of targeting two Hong Kong government agencies in a “politically motivated” attack just prior to the legislative elections which took place on 4
We read news and outrage related to the government snooping on its citizens’ computers and smartphones to access their data without their authorization through backdoor, every now and then. And, to encash the opportunity, there are several digital surveillance firms
If you think iPhone is the safest smartphone out there, we’ve got something that’s going to burst this bubble of yours.
As reported by The Wall Street Journal, spyware relying on three previously unknown, or “zero-day,” flaws in Apple’s iOS
According to a report from The Intercept, a secret agency of USA namely NSA (National Security Agency) is claimed to have eavesdropped on Pakistan’s highest civil-military office with the aid of malware. An obscure online group going by the handle
Eddie Bauer is looking into a sophisticated malware intrusion of its point of sale systems.
The company said unauthorized parties accessed payment card information, including cardholder name, number, security code and expiration date, at retail stores between Jan. 2 and
“Do you want to allow the following program to make changes to this computer?”
Any Windows user has probably seen more than his or her fair share of prompts like these.
It may be annoying at times but this is
Online security experts have discovered a new Android malware that blocks outgoing calls to banks to keep customers from complaining about suspicious activity.
Symantec, an American technology company, found the Android.Fakebank.B malware app in October 2013. The app replaces banking