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How to install Kali Linux on Raspberry Pi
Security

How to install Kali Linux on Raspberry Pi

Follow these simple steps to install the penetration testing software on the compact computer for mobile hacking
22 Sep 2020
British 'Dark Overlord' hacker jailed for five years in the US
ransomware

British 'Dark Overlord' hacker jailed for five years in the US

Nathan Wyatt is the only member of the prolific hacking group to be identified
22 Sep 2020
What is cyber warfare?
Security

What is cyber warfare?

We explain what cyber warfare is and why you need to pay attention to the threats posed
22 Sep 2020
'Largest ever' Magecart hack compromises 2,000 online stores
hacking

'Largest ever' Magecart hack compromises 2,000 online stores

The personal details of tens of thousands of customers were stolen from just one compromised Magento-powered site
15 Sep 2020
What is fileless malware?
malware

What is fileless malware?

This near-invisible threat can go virtually undetected by even the most advanced antivirus software
10 Sep 2020
Tesla was the target of "serious" ransomware attack
ransomware

Tesla was the target of "serious" ransomware attack

A Russian national allegedly attempted to bribe a Tesla employee to install malware on the company’s network
28 Aug 2020
Ex-Cisco engineer charged with wiping Webex Teams accounts
cyber crime

Ex-Cisco engineer charged with wiping Webex Teams accounts

Sudhish Kasaba Ramesh has pleaded guilty to accessing Cisco's cloud infrastructure and deploying code that deleted 456 VMs
27 Aug 2020
Active vs passive reconnaissance
Figure walking through keyhole
penetration testing

Active vs passive reconnaissance

Exploring essential tools of both ethical and malicious hackers alike
27 Aug 2020
Safari vulnerability disclosed after Apple pushes fix to Spring 2021
vulnerability

Safari vulnerability disclosed after Apple pushes fix to Spring 2021

The Web Share API flaw can be exploited to attach system files, including web browsing history
25 Aug 2020
Former Uber CSO charged for data breach cover-up
hacking

Former Uber CSO charged for data breach cover-up

Joseph Sullivan allegedly paid $100,000 to conceal the ride-hailing firm's 2016 data breach
21 Aug 2020
Hackers target the world’s biggest cruise operator with ransomware
ransomware

Hackers target the world’s biggest cruise operator with ransomware

The P&O parent company says it expects that cyber criminals accessed the personal data of guests and employees
18 Aug 2020
The Ritz suffers data breach after hackers pose as staff
data breaches

The Ritz suffers data breach after hackers pose as staff

Credit card fraudsters potentially compromised the personal data of guests visiting the five-star hotel
17 Aug 2020
Alexa flaws may have let hackers steal voice history
Amazon Echo
vulnerability

Alexa flaws may have let hackers steal voice history

Certain Amazon and Alexa subdomains were vulnerable to cross-origin resource sharing and cross-site scripting attacks
17 Aug 2020
The IT Pro Podcast: Attack of the AI hackers
artificial intelligence (AI)

The IT Pro Podcast: Attack of the AI hackers

Why the machines really are coming to get you
14 Aug 2020
What is WannaCry?
WannaCry

What is WannaCry?

The full story behind one of the worst ransomware outbreaks in history
5 Aug 2020
British teenager charged over Twitter hack
hacking

British teenager charged over Twitter hack

The 19-year old is one of the three individuals arrested for involvement in the spear-phishing scam
3 Aug 2020
Twitter attempts to overhaul its security policies after Bitcoin hack
hacking

Twitter attempts to overhaul its security policies after Bitcoin hack

Hackers targeted 130 accounts but ultimately tweeted from 45
31 Jul 2020
Mid-year report says vulnerabilities up 22% in 2020
hacking

Mid-year report says vulnerabilities up 22% in 2020

Mobile operating system vulnerabilities themselves are up 50%
30 Jul 2020
BlackRock banking Trojan targets Android apps
Trojan virus
trojans

BlackRock banking Trojan targets Android apps

Trojan steals login credentials and credit card information and has targeted more than 300 apps
27 Jul 2020
Election officials are vulnerable to phishing attacks, report warns
phishing

Election officials are vulnerable to phishing attacks, report warns

Less than 20% of election administrators have implemented advanced anti-phishing cyber security controls
27 Jul 2020
More than 1,000 Twitter employees had the security access needed to aid hackers
data breaches

More than 1,000 Twitter employees had the security access needed to aid hackers

Former staff say many had the power to make changes to user account settings as well as hand over the controls to third parties
24 Jul 2020
The IT Pro Podcast: The psychology of security
cyber security

The IT Pro Podcast: The psychology of security

How hackers exploit our brains as well as our binary
24 Jul 2020
Six universities among those hit by Blackbaud ransomware attack
ransomware

Six universities among those hit by Blackbaud ransomware attack

A growing list of those affected also includes at least two charities
23 Jul 2020