Japan will train approximately 50,000 people in the public and private sectors on cyber-security ahead of the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, according to local reports.
Cyber-espionage group ‘Pawn Storm’ has been exploiting an unusual Java zero-day vulnerability to carry out drive-by-download attacks on a NATO country and US defence company, according to Trend Micro.
After a Bloomberg article reported that unnamed sources indicated that the NSA knew of the major flaw and utilized it for surveillance purposes, the agency denied the claims.
Two senior security researchers have detailed how hackers can use “touchlogging” attack techniques to take control of iOS and Android devices.
In an age of advanced attacks and insider threats, traditional perimeter-based security just doesn’t cut it, argue two leading InfoSec experts.
An interesting discussion at the RSA conference revealed that vendors often face a “double-edged sword” when tasked with disclosing software vulnerabilities.
Cryptography expert Bruce Schneier, now CTO of Co3 Systems, continued his criticism of the National Security Agency’s surveillance during his well-attended talk at the RSA Conference in San Francisco today.