The cyber-attacks on the backbone of today’s economies are materialized in those assaults that affect society as a whole. The strategic priorities of national security include infrastructure exposed to the threats that can affect the operation of essential services.
The next time a long-forgotten Facebook friend sends you an odd picture, it’s probably best to leave it alone.
Cyber-criminals have found a creative way to weasel into your computer: implanting malicious code inside a Facebook Messenger picture.
The FBI is warning that potential ATM attacks, similar to those in Taiwan and Thailand that caused ATMs to dispense millions, could happen in the US.
The FBI said in a recent bulletin that it was “monitoring emerging reports indicating
In the past five years, hackers have gained sophistication with constantly evolving attack methods, and for state and local IT pros on the front lines, battling cybersecurity threats can seem like trying to stop a waterfall with a thimble.
For Christmas shoppers who use Amazon, there is a hack that is targeting accounts.
A woman says a hacker got into her account and spent nearly $1,700 despite the fact that she changed her password multiple times.
Once in her
IRONSCALES, the first and only automated email phishing response solution to combine human intelligence with machine learning, today announced the release of its newest whitepaper, “Combatting Modern Email Phishing Attacks: The Power of Incorporating Machine Learning into a Phishing Mitigation
Hotel and restaurant chains, beware. A notorious cybercriminal gang is tricking businesses into installing malware by calling their customer services representatives and convincing them to open malicious email attachments.
The culprits in these hacks, which are designed to steal customers’
They say that the house always wins. But have hackers turned the tables on the dealers?
CBC reports that, “Private SIN and debt info, credit card data of customers, staff, suppliers [were] accessed” in what is the second major breach
WASHINGTON, Nov. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Thycotic, a provider of privileged account management (PAM) solutions for more than 7,500 organizations worldwide, today announced it has completed the acquisition of Virginia-based Cyber Algorithms, provider of network security analytics. Terms of the
THERE have been over 40 cases of sensitive government computer databases being hacked over the past two years.
Deputy Science, Technology and Innovation Minister Datuk Dr Abu Bakar Mohamad Diah highlighted the alarming figure when he said there was a
File this one in the “Irony” department: Threat actors have been discovered trying to infect security-minded individuals with a trojan downloader by sending spear phishing emails that offer free invitations to Palo Alto Networks’ Nov. 3 Cyber Security Summit in
When it comes to cybersecurity, healthcare organizations are most concerned about social engineering, data theft and internal threats. And they perceive ransomware and malware as the top ways that cyber criminals are exploiting their weaknesses.
Those are among the findings
In 2015, the U.S. Director of National Intelligence ranked cybercrime as the No. 1 security threat in the country. Despite popular belief, cyber criminals actually prefer small businesses simply because they are easier to infiltrate.
As technology advances, cybercrime tactics
International Business Machines Corp (IBM) apologised to Australia on Tuesday (Oct 25) for what the government has described as a “malicious” cyber-attack that shut down a national census, but blamed two domestic Internet providers for the security lapse.
Attackers can send malicious code to industrial engineering software to take over workstations used to program and control PLCs
The software used to program and deploy code to various Schneider Electric industrial controllers has a weakness that could allow hackers
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