cybercrime

NSA releases guidance on voice and video communications security
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Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP)

NSA releases guidance on voice and video communications security

Failure to secure voice and video calls could lead to hackers snooping
18 Jun 2021
Ransomware criminals look to other hackers to provide them with network access
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ransomware

Ransomware criminals look to other hackers to provide them with network access

New report finds ransomware gangs are buying access from hackers planting backdoors
17 Jun 2021
Four in five ransomware victims suffer repeat attacks
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ransomware

Four in five ransomware victims suffer repeat attacks

Lightning often strikes twice, says Cybereason research
16 Jun 2021
REvil hacking group attacks US nuclear weapons contractor
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ransomware

REvil hacking group attacks US nuclear weapons contractor

There’s no indication the stolen data includes classified or critical security-related information
15 Jun 2021
Putin open to handing cyber criminals over to US
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hacking

Putin open to handing cyber criminals over to US

Russian leader could hand over online intruders in a reciprocal agreement
14 Jun 2021
User risk report: Educate your workforce to protect your organisation
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Whitepaper

User risk report: Educate your workforce to protect your organisation

Exploring vulnerability and behaviour in a people-centric threat landscape
14 Jun 2021
Millions of Volkswagen customers affected by data breach
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data breaches

Millions of Volkswagen customers affected by data breach

The incident stems from a vendor that left customer information unsecured
14 Jun 2021
ProtectedBy.AI’s CodeLock blocks malware at source code level
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software as a service (SaaS)

ProtectedBy.AI’s CodeLock blocks malware at source code level

The patented technology injects digital signatures at predetermined points across an entire code body
9 Jun 2021
Cox Media Group suffers cyber attack
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cyber security

Cox Media Group suffers cyber attack

Live feeds on TV and radio stations go offline during incident
4 Jun 2021
NortonLifeLock lets users mine cryptocurrency securely
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cryptocurrencies

NortonLifeLock lets users mine cryptocurrency securely

The firm aims to prevent cyber criminals from mining on victim’s machines
3 Jun 2021
Justice Department seizes domains used in USAID spear-phishing attacks
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cyber security

Justice Department seizes domains used in USAID spear-phishing attacks

The APT29 hacking group is behind recent campaign
2 Jun 2021
What is an SOC audit?
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Security

What is an SOC audit?

A comprehensive look at an organization's internal controls and cyber security
28 May 2021
Hacktivist breaches private security app Citizen
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hacking

Hacktivist breaches private security app Citizen

Hacker leaks data from app detailing 1.7 million public safety incidents
27 May 2021
US pipelines ordered to strengthen cyber defenses
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Security

US pipelines ordered to strengthen cyber defenses

DHS raises IT security standards after Colonial Pipeline hack
27 May 2021
Nigerian cyber criminals target Texas unemployment system
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cyber security

Nigerian cyber criminals target Texas unemployment system

Cyber criminals use Gmail feature to register the same email address multiple times
27 May 2021
Trend Micro home network security flaws could let hackers take over PCs
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Security

Trend Micro home network security flaws could let hackers take over PCs

All-in-one home security device could allow code execution, DoS, and file permission changes
26 May 2021
Bluetooth vulnerability enables hackers to mimic genuine devices
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Security

Bluetooth vulnerability enables hackers to mimic genuine devices

Weaknesses in Bluetooth Core and Mesh Profile Specifications allow impersonation attacks
25 May 2021
CISOs aren’t leading by example when it comes to cyber security
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cyber security

CISOs aren’t leading by example when it comes to cyber security

Cyber security leaders engage in risky online behavior, according to a survey
24 May 2021
Kemp’s Zero Trust Gateway fortifies sensitive applications’ security
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cyber security

Kemp’s Zero Trust Gateway fortifies sensitive applications’ security

The new architecture enables granular conditional access for organizations’ proxied applications
21 May 2021
Colonial Pipeline CEO confirms $4.4 million payment to DarkSide hackers
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ransomware

Colonial Pipeline CEO confirms $4.4 million payment to DarkSide hackers

Experts view the CEO's candidness about the hack as a benefit to the cyber security industry
20 May 2021
DarkSide hackers have raked in more than $90 million in Bitcoin
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cryptocurrencies

DarkSide hackers have raked in more than $90 million in Bitcoin

The hacking group responsible for the Colonial Pipeline hack has made roughly $1.9 million per victim
19 May 2021
FTC warns of rising cryptocurrency fraud
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cryptocurrencies

FTC warns of rising cryptocurrency fraud

Marked rise in cryptocurrency losses began just as pandemic took hold
18 May 2021
Biden calls for $22 billion in cyber security funding
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Security

Biden calls for $22 billion in cyber security funding

New plan will harden the nation’s energy grid
18 May 2021