Cybersecurity News, Articles and Updates
For some time women have been underrepresented in technology, but a new programme seeks to change that by connecting women in technology.
The Android.Lockerscreen ransomware is now using pseudorandom numbers and other tactics to prevent victims from unlocking devices without paying.
Rep. Ted Lieu (D-Calif.) quizzed newly appointed federal CIO Gen. Greg Touhill on why the General Accounting Office's cybersecurity recommendations have not implemented.
Over three-quarters (77 percent) of IT decision makers worldwide are now more concerned about the impact of data hoarding than they were a year ago.
Nearly all (86 percent) over-55s don't believe that they're targets for cyber-criminals.
Malwarebytes researchers spotted a large malvertising campaign delivering the RIG exploit kit on popular sites including answers(dot)com.
Yahoo is facing both legal and congressional action in the form of multiple class-action lawsuits and one senators call for a congressional probe.
While it might not include the Death Star cyber warfare among the stars is almost inevitable.
The number of malicious apps leveraging top UK brands has grown by 130 percent year on year.
A host of security professionals joined SC yesterday for a frank discussion on the looming threat landscape
The Air Force is reporting progress in its mission to secure its weapons against cyberattacks.
Cybersecurity blog site KrebsOnSecurity was barraged Tuesday evening by an extraordinary DDoS attack boasting a bandwidth between 620 and 665 Gbps - one of the largest such attacks in history.
As yet another well-known consumer brand falls victim to 'old version syndrome' and serves up malware to its customers; we ask, why lessons aren't being learned?
Many security professionals believe that they have a moral responsibility to share threat intelligence
CyberArk's 10th annual Global Advanced Threat Landscape Survey conducts research on global enterprises and whether they are learning from cyber-attacks and what priorities are being influenced.
Amongst various security features, cloud-provider Cloudflare looks to TLS 1.3 to secure internet.
Two people have been charged with bribery offences, following an investigation into the suspected leak of confidential data by a former employee of insurance firm LV=.
A new commercial keylogger nicknamed iSpy that is capable of snatching every keystroke and fully examining the data on an infected computer has been spotted by Zscaler being sold on underground forums for as little as $25.
New research from the Ponemon Institute in partnership with Micro Focus claims business innovation and IT security often do not go hand in hand.
High-Tech Bridge CEO Ilia Kolochenko advised a crowd at today's FT Cyber-Summit that we should all "keep is simple", as most breaches happen due to "obvious" mistakes.
The Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) published a framework technical report to help organizations balance the safety and reliability needs of industrial operations.
There's no doubt that multi-factor authentication is a strong way to protect your data — and the more factors you need to use to authenticate yourself, the stronger that protection becomes.
Researchers claim they were able to crack into Tesla's CAN Bus to achieve remote control of the electric car and the DoT just issued a new policy concerning automated vehicles.
Malwarebytes is warning users of a a variant of DetoxCrypto ransomware that is imitating the security vendor's software.
VSA coalition forms with the goal of streamlining the vetting process that businesses use for evaluating vendors' cybersecurity risks.
The attacks targeted major companies that provide internet infrastructure and appear to have probed the companies' defenses to determine capabilities.
Finnish police are advising owners of cars with "smart" locking systems to put the keys in the fridge when they are at home.
President Obama may be urged to split the joint leadership of the NSA and U.S. Cyber Command in favor of two distinct forces for cyberespionage and cyberwarfare.
Google Chrome released a stable channel update for its desktop applications for Windows, Mac and Linux.
SC Magazine Articles
- Microsoft Office 365 hit with massive Cerber ransomware attack, report
- CEO sacked after aircraft company grounded by whaling attack
- DōTERRA breach exposes customer info; including SS, DOB, and addresses
- Some U.S. Bancorp workers' W-2 info exposed in ADP data breach
- Federal court bucks trend, rules general liability insurance covers data breach
- Report on POS campaign provides peek into scalable tactics of cybercrime duo
- Yahoo! data breach likely exceeds 500 million records
- Boards taking more cyber seriously, driven by regulatory requirements, report finds
- Curtain closes on Ransomware Encryptor RaaS, but with master key
- BIND update fixes high-severity flaw affecting ICS, as CERT releases update to CSET tool