Approximately 3,000 unique industrial sites per year are randomly infected with generic malware, while attacks involving malware specifically designed to target industrial control systems are far less common, according to a study.
Cisco has issued a critical advisory on a number of security updates to address vulnerabilities in more than 300 of its switch models, some of which were detailed in Vault7, a recent dump from WikiLeaks.
Google researcher Tavis Ormandy finds more flaws in the LastPass password manager, one affecting the Google Chrome extension and another affecting version 3.3.2 of its Firefox add-on.
In a world of ever-increasingly complex technologies, some experts advocate a move to simplify. Greg Masters reports.
Microsoft and several other cloud-based services experienced outages and limited operations early Tuesday afternoon, according to reports from downdetector.com.
A flaw in a mobile app is leading to some unappetizing offerings for McDonald's customers in India.
Four men, including two Russian intelligence agents, have been indicted for the breach of Yahoo in late 2014, leading to the exposure of 500 million user accounts.
When it comes to overcoming the cyber-security skills gap, experience has been shown to be more important than people getting degrees and certifications.
A Cisco internal investigation has discovered a vulnerability in the Cluster Management Protocol code for Cisco IOS and IOS XE that could lead to two remote execution issues on dozens of Cisco products running that software.
Microsoft announced that it will be ending support for Windows Vista next month.
President Donald Trump's unsubstantiated claim that former President Obama ordered wiretaps of his offices in Trump Tower, received the latest in a series of rebuttals, this one from U.K.'s intelligence agency.
Although Adobe has not observed exploitation of the vulnerabilities in the wild, the Flash Player update is considered priority one.
Cisco released patches to address vulnerabilities impacting several of its products.
Proportion of female cyber-security workers in Europe among lowest in the world; while gender pay gap is the highest as female cyber-professionals earn approximately 15 percent less than men.
The vulnerabilities to the D-Link DIR-130, firmware version 1.23, and DIR-330, firmware version 1.12 are covered under CVE-2017-3191 and CVE-2017- 3192.
As bad bots increasingly take up a greater share of internet traffic, are data centres providing the roads?
Becky Bace, widely respected as a security technology expert, author and entrepreneur, passed away Tuesday.
There is a growing need to improve security practices of confidential documents that include information such as financial data, employee records, business contracts and intellectual property.
A group of researchers from the University of Michigan and the University of South Carolina were able to develop a series of attacks that manipulate devices using sound
Outgoing director of GCHQ, Robert Hannigan, tells the FT's Lionel Barber about the genesis of the National Cyber Security Centre and what he hopes it will achieve.
Researchers have uncovered what they term a "severe vulnerability" in WhatsApp and Telegram, two enormously popular apps that use end-to-end encryption enabling users to communicate privately.
To prepare for GDPR, two-thirds of the U.K. organizations surveyed said they were developing new internal privacy accountability frameworks while 58 percent are ponying up budget dollars to train their staffs and employees in privacy matters.
Facebook and Instagram Monday announced that the social media platforms have updated their privacy policies again.
Cybercriminals are increasingly targeting charities, according to an information security expert speaking at a conference in England last week.
Pentagon Strategic Capabilities Office Director Will Roper envisions the future of autonomous warfare looking like Pokemon Go.
Rob Joyce has headed up the National Security Agency's Tailored Access Operations group since 2013.
An Adobe security researcher is recommending that those using JSON Web Encryption to update to the latest version to be secure from a critical vulnerability that was spotted.