Researchers find 'CoolReaper' backdoor in CoolPad devices

Palo Alto Networks Unit 42 researchers have identified the backdoor on numerous devices, so far leaving more than 10 million users vulnerable.

RSA details new Boleto malware family

The new "Onyx" family of Boleto malware is altering its tactics to infect victims' transactions and possibly cause billions of dollars in losses.

Critical 'Misfortune Cookie' bug puts millions of internet-connected routers at risk

The vulnerability can enable attackers to steal credentials and personal and business data, as well as infect machines with malware.

2015 Predictions

Exploits, mobile and cloud storage threats will plague users in 2015

Exploits, mobile and cloud storage threats will plague users in 2015

2015 is setup to be one of the most dangerous years for not only your PC but also your mobile devices and cloud storage.

Focus: Cyber Threats

Phishing email contains Word doc, enabling macros leads to malware infection

An employee with PhishMe was targeted by a crafty phishing email, allowing researchers to analyze an innovative attack that results in a malware infection.

Industry Innovators

Perimeter defense

This is another market area that has seen a lot of change over the past few years.

Virtualization and cloud security

The year's Innovators in this group focus on security management in a cloud or virtual environment.

Data protection

Data protection is a fuzzy, sometimes nebulous term. Certainly everything we do on the network is intended to protect the data on it. In an era of widely dispersed global enterprise the data often seems to be alone on the internet.

Security infrastructure

Security infrastructure is another one of those ever-changing categories. What looked like infrastructure a few years ago is, for the most part, long gone.

2014 Hall of Fame

Hall of Famers are in their third consecutive year of appearing here and that sends the strong message that they are Innovators and they have staying power.

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