Ikea's freelance labor marketplace task rabbit temporarily shut down its app and website amid the investigation of a "cyber-security incident"
A recent spate of attacks using phishing, social engineering, exploits, and obfuscation are being used to spread a Quant Loader trojan capable of distributing ransomware and password stealers
Security researchers have found a flaw in the emergency alert warning siren system used by many local authorities - could be sounded by hackers, research finds.
A group of cyber pranksters defaced an array of some of the most popular YouTube music videos by changing titles and thumbnail images on the singer's VEVO accounts.
Malwarebytes researchers discovered a weakness in the LockCrypt ransomware which enabled them to recover victim's files.
A relatively unknown cryptomining malware dubbed "Rarog" is giving cybercriminals a relatively affordable way for entry level exploitation.
Brute force attacks are being used to compromise Magento sites to scrape payment card data and deliver cryptomining malware.
Researchers at Cisco's Talos Intelligence Group have identified a new malware family, dubbed GoScanSSH, that compromises SSH servers. Well, those not attached to government, law enforcement or military domains anyway. Note: SC Media UK will not be publishing during UK Easter holidays, resuming 2nd April 2018.
A Vanderbilt University researcher is claiming more than 2,100 patient deaths are linked to hospital data breaches each year.
As UK police forces are revealed to have spent just £1.3 million on cyber-crime training in the last three years, security industry response is damning.
The city San Diego is suing Experian over the data breach that compromised millions of records including those of 250,000 people in San Diego.
Despite major investments in cybersecurity, email fraud continues to rise as cybercriminals' tactics become more advanced.
Malware active in South Korea, redirects calls to scammers. Security researchers have discovered a new variant of the Fakebank malware.
The suspected Chinese cyberespionage group dubbed "TEMP.Periscope" is targeting U.S. engineering and maritime Industries in its latest campaign.
Bitcoin stealing malware that swaps user accounts with that of the attacker was hosted on Download.com servers for nearly a year.
Gwent Police failed to inform up to 450 people that hackers may have accessed their confidential information after it found that an online tool that allowed citizens to report incidents to the Police was exposed to hackers.
A new Android malware family dubbed HenBox is targeting a large online population based in China who have been the subject of numerous cyber-attacks in the past.
Offensive cyber-attacks against Russia are reported to be among options under consideration by the UK if it is dissatisfied with Russia's explanation by midnight today of the use in this country of Russian nerve agent Novichok.
Sophisticated hacking tools and techniques like watering-hole attacks, once used only by nation states or proxies, now increasingly used by criminal hackers, fueling concerns that state-sponsored hackers may have gone rogue.
A vulnerability in the Windows 10 voice assistant, Cortana, allows attackers to open malicious websites on a user's device even when a PC is locked.
A Financial Services Information Sharing and Analysis Center (FS-ISAC) employee feel victim to a phishing attack that compromised their login credentials.
The German government said on Wednesday that hackers had breached the network of government computers with an isolated attack that had been brought under control and which was being investigated by security officials.
Malwarebytes researchers spotted an updated version of the Avzhan DDoS bot dropped by Chinese drive-by attack.
Trend Micro researchers spotted an Oracle server vulnerability exploited to deliver double Monero miner payloads.
A drive-by download campaign is targeting Chinese websites to experiment with different exploits to drop malware.
Line between cyber-criminals and nation state hackers increasingly blurred. The volume and intensity of cyber-attacks hit a new high in 2017 alongside the increasing level of sophistication of hacks.