Organizations in the finance, telecommunications, defense, and transportation industries have been targeted by attackers that may be looking to steal valuable information.
Researchers with BAE Systems Applied Intelligence have determined that a possibly Russian-fueled malware campaign known as Snake, or Uroburos, may actually date back as far as 2006.
Microsoft will be delivering five updates on upcoming Patch Tuesday, two of which are deemed critical, which means the vulnerabilities can be exploited to allow for code execution without any user interaction.
Two things needed to become widely available for cyber criminals to further expand the threat landscape - a network infrastructure that allows them to operate under the radar, and currency that would let them conduct commerce anonymously.
The best aspect of opportunistic encryption is in the fact that it can be built into our infrastructure and deployed transparently for everyone.
It was a night that featured some of the most notable names in the security industry. Here's a look at some of the action on the night of the 2014 SC Awards U.S.