Rene Millman

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Criminals look to machine-learning to mount cyber attacks

Cyber-criminals will use artificial intelligence and machine learning to outwit IT security and mount new forms of cyber-attacks, according to predictions made by McAfee.

New Mirai variant back on radar after new exploit code published

A new strain of the Mirai IoT malware has been discovered following the publication of exploit code targeting networking equipment.

Cash Convertors hit by security breach

Pawnbroker chain Cash Converters is investigating a data security breach at its UK operations after receiving email threats of data release.

RDP brute force attacks used to spread LockCrypt ransomware

Hackers have been breaking into corporate servers via RDP brute-force attacks and manually infecting them with a new variant of ransomware called LockCrypt.

ONI ransomware used to cover track in long-term attacks against Japanese firms

A new strain of ransomware has been used to attack Japanese firms and delete evidence, according to security researchers. Hackers made significant attempts to hide covert operations.