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Australian law enforcement found to have issues with data destruction

18 minutes ago

Commonwealth Ombudsman found data destruction issues with the AFP, SA Police, and ACIC.

79% of Third-Party Libraries in Apps Are Never Updated

48 minutes ago

A lack of contextual information and concerns over application disruption among contributing factors.

VMs Help Ransomware Attackers Evade Detection, But It's Uncommon

1 hour ago

Some ransomware attackers use virtual machines to bypass security detection, but adoption is slow for the complicated technique.

John McAfee found dead in prison

3 hours ago

After Spanish court allowed extradition.

Antivirus pioneer John McAfee reportedly found dead in prison

3 hours ago

According to a Spanish newspaper, McAfee was found dead in a prison cell on Wednesday while awaiting extradition to the US.

Microsoft Tracks New BazaCall Malware Campaign

3 hours ago

Attackers use emails to prompt victims to call a fraudulent call center, where attackers instruct them to download a malicious file.

John McAfee dead: Antivirus mogul found lifeless in prison after court OKs extradition

3 hours ago

UK-born wild man of infosec faced trial in America for tax evasion John McAfee was found dead in his cell in a Spanish prison today.…

New DNS Name Server Hijack Attack Exposes Businesses, Government Agencies

4 hours ago

Researchers found a "novel" class of DNS vulnerabilities in AWS Route53 and other DNS-as-a-service offerings that leak sensitive information on corporate and government customers, with one simple registration step.

Survey Seeks to Learn How 2020 Changed Security

4 hours ago

Respondents to a new Dark Reading/Omdia survey will be entered into a drawing for a Black Hat Black Card.

Iran Media Websites Seized by U.S. in Disinformation Campaign

4 hours ago

DoJ uses sanctions laws to shut down an alleged Iranian government malign influence campaign.

When Will Cybersecurity Operations Adopt the Peter Parker Principle?

6 hours ago

Having a prevention mindset means setting our prevention capabilities to "prevent" instead of relying on detection and response.

Pandemic-Bored Attackers Pummeled Gaming Industry

6 hours ago

Akamai's 2020 gaming report shows that cyberattacks on the video game industry skyrocketed, shooting up 340 percent in 2020.

Critical Palo Alto Cyber-Defense Bug Allows Remote ‘War Room’ Access

8 hours ago

Remote, unauthenticated cyberattackers can infiltrate and take over the Cortex XSOAR platform, which anchors unified threat intelligence and incident responses.

REvil Ransomware Code Ripped Off by Rivals

8 hours ago

The LV ransomware operators likely used a hex editor to repurpose a REvil binary almost wholesale, for their own nefarious purposes.

Expecting the Unexpected: Tips for Effectively Mitigating Ransomware Attacks in 2021

9 hours ago

Cybercriminals continually innovate to thwart security protocols, but organizations can take steps to prevent and mitigate ransomware attacks.

Boffins promise protection and perfect performance with new ZeRØ, No-FAT memory safety techniques

10 hours ago

Fast, easy to implement, and knocks attacks like Spectre on the head – what's the catch? Researchers at the Columbia University School of Engineering and Applied Science have showcased two new approaches to providing computers with memory protection wit ...

ChaChi: a new GoLang Trojan used in attacks against US schools

10 hours ago

The malware has found a role to play in ransomware strikes.

IT leaders say cybersecurity funding being wasted on remote work support: survey

11 hours ago

JumpCloud gained insights from surveying 401 IT decision-makers.

Unpatched Linux Marketplace Bugs Allow Wormable Attacks, Drive-By RCE

11 hours ago

A pair of zero-days affecting Pling-based marketplaces could allow for some ugly attacks on unsuspecting Linux enthusiasts -- with no patches in sight.

Mollitiam Industries is the Newest Cyberweapons Arms Manufacturer

12 hours ago

Wired is reporting on a company called Mollitiam Industries: Marketing materials left exposed online by a third-party claim Mollitiam’s interception products, dubbed “Invisible Man” and “Night Crawler,” are capable of remotely accessing a target ...

SonicWall ‘Botches’ October Patch for Critical VPN Bug

13 hours ago

Company finally rolls out the complete fix this week for an RCE flaw affecting some 800,000 devices that could result in crashes or prevent users from connecting to corporate resources.

MITRE ATT&CK unveils Workbench sharing tool and NSA-backed D3FEND

13 hours ago

Workbench allows users to explore, create, annotate, and share extensions of the ATT&CK knowledge base.

Microsoft warns: Now attackers are using a call centre to trick you into downloading ransomware

14 hours ago

Beware of phishing emails claiming your free trial subscription is over and that urge you to call a number to cancel it before you get slugged with monthly fees.

Prospect of sideloading mandate strikes fear into the heart of Apple

14 hours ago

Cupertino is back to continue its claims that allowing apps to be sideloaded on iOS would make everything worse for every one of its users.

SA budget sinks $20m into cyber security to protect govt systems

18 hours ago

As the state's core policing system gets another $21m funding shot.

MyRepublic targets enterprise, cybersecurity markets in Singapore

22 hours ago

Singapore internet services provider says it sees significant growth potential in the enterprise space and plans to ramp up its service offerings for this customer sector to include cybersecurity.

Sure looks like someone's pirating the REvil ransomware, tweaking the binary in a hex editor for their own crimes

23 hours ago

It's a crook-eat-crook world out there It appears someone is pirating the infamous REvil ransomware by tweaking its files for their own purposes.…

SEC still digging into SolarWinds fallout, nudges undeclared victims

1 day ago

US markets watchdog sniffs around potential insider trading, data violations relating to hack US markets watchdog the Securities and Exchanges Commission (SEC) has begun a probe into last year's SolarWinds cyberattack, in a bid to find out who else might ...

Despite Heightened Cyber-Risks, Few Security Leaders Report to CEO

1 day ago

A new report suggests that top management at most companies still don't get security.

'Set it and forget it' attitude to open-source software has become a major security problem, says Veracode

1 day ago

Study finds a whole sea of outdated third-party libraries There's a minefield of security problems bubbling under the surface of modern software, Veracode has claimed in its latest report, thanks to developers pulling third-party open-source libraries int ...

BEC Losses Top $1.8B as Tactics Evolve

1 day ago

BEC attacks getting are more dangerous, and smart users are the ones who can stop it.

There's no 'Skype' in Teams: Microsoft lets signing key for its Debian Skype repository slip gently into the night

1 day ago

Summer Solstice: A time for dancing, druids, and certificate errors Microsoft's inattentive approach to Linux has continued unabated, with reports that the signing key for its Debian Skype repository has expired.…

Cryptominers Slither into Python Projects in Supply-Chain Campaign

1 day ago

These code bombs lurk in the PyPI package repository, waiting to be inadvertently baked into software developers' applications.

Transmit Security Announces $543M Series A Funding Round

1 day ago

The passwordless technology provider says the funding will be used to increase its reach and expand primary business functions.

Email Bug Allows Message Snooping, Credential Theft

1 day ago

A year-old proof-of-concept attack that allows an attacker to bypass TLS email protections to snoop on messages has been patched.

Chart: Strength in Numbers

1 day ago

More companies are heeding expert advice to beef up their incident-response teams.

NSA Funds Development & Release of D3FEND Framework

1 day ago

The framework, now available through MITRE, provides countermeasures to attacks.

Identity Eclipses Malware Detection at RSAC Startup Competition

1 day ago

All 10 finalists in the Innovation Sandbox were focused on identity, rather than security's mainstay for the last 20 years: Malware detection.

Majority of Web Apps in 11 Industries Are Vulnerable All the Time

1 day ago

Serious vulnerabilities exist every day in certain industries, including utilities, public administration, and professional services, according to testing data.

Amazon Prime Day 2021, Day 2: Last chance deals on smart home devices

1 day ago

Here are the very best smart home device deals, including security cameras and smart bulbs, for Amazon Prime Day 2021.

Kids’ Apps on Google Play Rife with Privacy Violations

1 day ago

One in five of the most-popular apps for kids under 13 on Google Play don't comply with COPPA regulations on how children's information is collected and used.

Lexmark Printers Open to Arbitrary Code-Execution Zero-Day

1 day ago

“No remedy available as of June 21, 2021," according to the researcher who discovered the easy-to-exploit, no-user-action-required bug.

7 Powerful Cybersecurity Skills the Energy Sector Needs Most

1 day ago

Those looking to join the fight might want to polish up or acquire some (or all) of these hottest skills on the market.

Does Your Cyberattack Plan Include a Crisis Communications Strategy? 5 Tips to Get Started

1 day ago

Don't overlook crisis communications in your cybersecurity incident response planning.

Hackers are trying to attack big companies. Small suppliers are the weakest link

1 day ago

Defence companies are a prime target for cyber attackers , and the sometimes-poor security of SMBs in the supply chain could be giving them an easy way in, warn researchers.

Zephyr OS Bluetooth vulnerabilities left smart devices open to attack

1 day ago

The 'S' in 'IoT' stands for 'security' Vulnerabilities in the Zephyr real-time operating system's Bluetooth stack have been identified, leaving a wide variety of Internet of Things devices open to attack – unless upgraded to a patched version of the OS. ...

Average time to fix critical cybersecurity vulnerabilities is 205 days: report

1 day ago

More than 66% of all applications used by the utility sector had at least one exploitable vulnerability open throughout the year, according to the report.

Apple Will Offer Onion Routing for iCloud/Safari Users

1 day ago

At this year’s Apple Worldwide Developer Conference, Apple announced something called “iCloud Private Relay.” That’s basically its private version of onion routing, which is what Tor does. Privacy Relay is built into both the forthcoming iOS and M ...

Have we reached peak ransomware? How the internet's biggest security problem has grown and what happens next

1 day ago

A string of high-profile cyberattacks has made ransomware an impossible issue to ignore - in fact, even world leaders are talking about it. Will this be enough to make cyber criminals think twice?

Biden is worried about cybersecurity. Japan says watch cartoons

1 day ago

It's hard to make people care about cybersecurity. A Japanese company, however, has a suggestion.

Six Flags to Pay $36M Over Collection of Fingerprints

1 day ago

Illinois Supreme Court rules in favor of class action against company’s practice of scanning people’s fingers when they enter amusement parks.

MI5 still risks breaking the law on surveillance data through poor controls – years after it was first warned

1 day ago

Yet spy agency overseer IPCO seems to be working as the public hoped Exclusive  MI5's storage of personal data on espionage subjects is still facing "legal compliance risk" issues despite years of warnings from spy agency regulator IPCO, a Home Office re ...

GlobalFoundries plans $4B Singapore plant to meet chip demand

1 day ago

New manufacturing facility in Singapore will support "fast-growing" 5G, automotive, and security hardware markets, where the chipmaker says it already has inked "long-term" customer agreements.

US Air Force announces plan to assassinate molluscs with hypersonic missile

1 day ago

No word on whether top brass considered just shelling them into submission The United States Air Force (USAF) has issued a strangely specific threat to certain mollusc species living in the area of an upcoming weapons test.…

To CAPTCHA or not to CAPTCHA? Gartner analyst says OK — but don’t be robotic about it

1 day ago

Picking street signs from a matrix of images is out, cleverer challenges are OK Poll  Analyst firm Gartner has advised in favour of the use of CAPTCHAs — but recommends using the least-annoying CAPTCHAs you can find.…

South Australia splashes out on space, defence, and cybersecurity in 2021-22 Budget

1 day ago

The South Australian government believes tech-focused sectors such as defence, space, and cybersecurity will have a key role to play in the state's future.

Digital initiatives across NSW gain funding boost from 2021-22 Budget

1 day ago

In handing down its 2021-22 Budget, the NSW government has credited the state's economic recovery from COVID-19 to its digital platform, otherwise referred to as its 'secret weapon'.

Do you want speed or security as expected? Spectre CPU defenses can cripple performance on Linux in tests

1 day ago

All depends on whether your workload is making a lot of system calls or not The mitigations applied to exorcise Spectre, the family of data-leaking processor vulnerabilities, from computers hinders performance enough that disabling protection for the sake ...

APNIC left a dump from its Whois SQL database in a public Google Cloud bucket

1 day ago

File was supposed to be private. It was not. And it was out in the open for months The Asia Pacific Network Information Centre (APNIC), the internet registry for the region, has admitted it left at least a portion of its Whois SQL database, which contains ...

Did Companies Fail to Disclose Being Affected by SolarWinds Breach?

2 days ago

The SEC has sent out letters to some investment firms and publicly listed companies seeking information, Reuters says.

It's 2021 and a printf format string in a wireless network's name can break iPhone Wi-Fi

2 days ago

Hope no one's created guest networks called '%Free %Coffee at %Starbucks' Joining a Wi-Fi network with a specific sequence of characters in its SSID name will break wireless connectivity for iOS devices. Thankfully the bug looks to be little more than an ...

Software-Container Supply Chain Sees Spike in Attacks

2 days ago

Attackers target companies' container supply chain, driving a sixfold increase in a year, aiming to steal processing time for cryptomining and compromise cloud infrastructure.

Wegmans Exposes Customer Data in Misconfigured Databases

2 days ago

Cleanup in aisle "Oops": The supermarket chain said that it misconfigured two cloud databases, exposing customer data to public scrutiny.

Data Leaked in Fertility Clinic Ransomware Attack

2 days ago

Reproductive Biology Associates says the data of 38,000 patients may have been compromised in the April cyberattack.

Ping Identity acquires SecuredTouch for bot detection

2 days ago

The company also expanded its PingOne platform, providing access to the entire Ping Identity portfolio from a unified cloud admin for both workforce and customer identity use cases.

Amazon Prime Day 2021 deals: Best smart home devices

2 days ago

Here are Amazon Prime Day 2021's very best smart home device deals on security cameras and smart bulbs.

Tabcorp's former CISO joins Cube Networks

2 days ago

Left wagering giant at the end of last year.

EU privacy watchdogs call for ban on facial recognition in public spaces

2 days ago

Under desire to create a 'human-centric legal framework for AI'.

Bugs in NVIDIA’s Jetson Chipset Opens Door to DoS Attacks, Data Theft

2 days ago

Chipmaker patches nine high-severity bugs in its Jetson SoC framework tied to the way it handles low-level cryptographic algorithms.

Baltimore County Public Schools' Ransomware Recovery Tops $8M

2 days ago

The school district has spent seven months and a reported $8.1 million recovering from the November attack.

Ex-NSA bigwig Chris Inglis appointed America's national cyber director by Senate

2 days ago

Plus: Impact of ransomware payments, CVS database not secured In brief  Chris Inglis was last week appointed America’s national cyber director, responsible for coordinating the government’s computer security strategy and defending its networks. The f ...

Embryology Data Breach Follows Fertility Clinic Ransomware Hit

2 days ago

Approximately 38,000 of RBA's customers had their embryology data stolen by a ransomware gang.

Georgia fertility clinic discloses breach of patient SSNs and medical info after ransomware attack

2 days ago

Reproductive Biology Associates said the medical information of nearly 40,000 patients had been stolen.

Agent Tesla RAT Returns in COVID-19 Vax Phish

2 days ago

An unsophisticated campaign shows that the pandemic still has long legs when it comes to being social-engineering bait.

iPhone Wi-Fi Crushed by Weird Network

2 days ago

… until you reset network settings and stop connecting to a weirdly named network, that is. FUD is spreading. iOS Wi-Fi demolition is not.

New 'safety by design' toolkit to help the global tech industry care a little bit more

2 days ago

The agency charged with promoting online safety education in Australia is rolling out 'safety by design' tools it hopes will arm the global tech industry with a way to incorporate safety into their products, services, and platforms.

Are Ransomware Attacks the New Pandemic?

2 days ago

Ransomware has been a problem for decades, so why is government just now beginning to address it?

The Future of Machine Learning and Cybersecurity

2 days ago

The Center for Security and Emerging Technology has a new report: “Machine Learning and Cybersecurity: Hype and Reality.” Here’s the bottom line: The report offers four conclusions: Machine learning can help defenders more accurately detect and tria ...

Best early Prime Day 2021 deals: Smart home devices

2 days ago

We're aggregating the very best smart home device deals, such as security cameras and video doorbells, on Amazon for Prime Day 2021.

Amazon Prime Day 2021 deals: Best smart home devices

2 days ago

Here are the very best smart home device deals, such as security cameras and video doorbells, on Amazon for Prime Day 2021.

Amazon Prime Day 2021: Best smart home device deals

2 days ago

Here are Amazon Prime Day's very best smart home device deals on security cameras and video doorbells.

Sharpen your cybersecurity skills, however and wherever works for you, with these SANS Institute courses

2 days ago

Network invaders haven't stopped learning ... have you? Promo  The last year has shown that lock down and travel restrictions are no barrier to learning. After all, when it comes to the cybersecurity world, miscreants seem to have learned plenty.…

Digital Health Agency says My Health Record risk mitigation work on-track

2 days ago

Addressing concerns raised by an audit that had asked the agency to create a risk management plan as well as remind users of My Health Record of how the emergency access function should be used.

South Korea’s nuclear research agency breached by North Korea-affiliated cyberattackers, says malware analyst group

2 days ago

Think tank says inconsistency in story were not a cover up, just a mistake from “working-level staff” South Korean officials have admitted that government nuclear think tank Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute (KAERI) was hacked in May 2021 by Nort ...

Labor Bill would force Aussie organisations to disclose when they pay ransoms

2 days ago

The federal opposition has introduced a Bill to the House of Representatives that seeks to require organisations to disclose when they plan on paying criminals following a ransomware attack.

North Korean hacking group allegedly behind breach of South Korean nuclear institute

2 days ago

A high-profile North Korean hacking group has allegedly struck again in South Korea, this time breaching the security of its nuclear research institute.

Labor introduces bill to mandate ransomware payment reporting

2 days ago

After spate of high-profile attacks.

Only 50% of WA government entities get a pass mark for infosec

2 days ago

The state's auditor-general is having her audits fall on deaf ears, with 42% of the WA government entities probed not addressing her previous findings and continuing to allow weaknesses on their IT systems.

Friday Squid Blogging: Video of Giant Squid Hunting Prey

5 days ago

Fantastic video of a giant squid hunting at depths between 1,827 and 3,117 feet. This is a follow-on from this post. As usual, you can also use this squid post to talk about the security stories in the news that I haven’t covered. Read my blog posting g ...

Attackers Find New Way to Exploit Google Docs for Phishing

5 days ago

Tactic continues recent trend by attackers to use trusted cloud services to send and host malicious content.

Accidental Insider Leaks Prove Major Source of Risk

5 days ago

Research reports highlight growing concerns around insider negligence that leads to data breaches.

This Week in Database Leaks: Cognyte, CVS, Wegmans

5 days ago

Billions of records were found exposed this week due to unprotected databases owned by major corporations and third-party providers.

11 Security Certifications to Seek Out This Summer

5 days ago

The more you know, the more you grow. The Edge takes a fresh look at leading security certifications that can help advance your security career.

Racist malware blocks The Pirate Bay by tampering with victims' Windows hosts file

5 days ago

Hello, 2002 called with one of the oldest low-tech tricks in the book Malware laced with racial epithets tries to block Windows-based victims from visiting file-sharing sites associated with copyright infringement, according to new Sophos research.…

What’s Making Your Company a Ransomware Sitting Duck

5 days ago

What's the low-hanging fruit for ransomware attackers? What steps could help to fend them off, and what’s stopping organizations from implementing those steps?

Carnival Cruise Cyber-Torpedoed by Cyberattack

5 days ago

This is the fourth time in a bit over a year that Carnival’s admitted to breaches, with two of them being ransomware attacks.

4 Habits of Highly Effective Security Operators

5 days ago

These good habits can make all the difference in advancing careers for cybersecurity operators who spend their days putting out fires large and small.

Insider Versus Outsider: Navigating Top Data Loss Threats

5 days ago

Troy Gill, manager of security research at Zix, discusses the most common ways sensitive data is scooped up by nefarious sorts.

CREST president Ian Glover to retire after 13 years – but where's the transparency, bossman?

5 days ago

UK infosec accreditation body still won't publish exam cheatsheet scandal report nor be interviewed by El Reg Ian Glover, president of infosec accreditation body CREST, is stepping down from his post, he told the organisation's annual general meeting yest ...

‘Oddball’ Malware Blocks Access to Pirated Software

5 days ago

Rather than steal credentials or hold data for ransom, a recent campaign observed by Sophos prevents people from visiting sites that offer illegal downloads.

Faux ‘DarkSide’ Gang Takes Aim at Global Energy, Food Sectors

5 days ago

A DarkSide doppelganger mounts a fraud campaign aimed at extorting nearly $4 million from each target.

Peloton Vulnerability Found and Fixed

5 days ago

Researchers have discovered a vulnerability in Peloton stationary bicycles, one that would give the attacker complete control over the device. The attack requires physical access to the Peloton, so it’s not really a practical attack. President Biden’s ...

A deep dive into the operations of the LockBit ransomware group

5 days ago

Most victims are from the enterprise and are expected to pay an average ransom of $85,000.

Poltergeist attack could leave autonomous vehicles blind to obstacles – or haunt them with new ones

5 days ago

First 'AMpLe' concept proves worryingly simple to implement with success Researchers at the Ubiquitous System Security Lab of Zhejiang University and the University of Michigan's Security and Privacy Research Group say they've found a way to blind autonom ...

Why improving diversity in cybersecurity is vital for everyone

5 days ago

The information security sector has a long way to go, but building cybersecurity teams of people from different backgrounds brings different voices to the table - and can improve defences.

Rust in the Linux kernel just got a big boost from Google

5 days ago

Momentum grows behind the push to make Rust a second language for the development of the Linux kernel and drivers.

Google dishes out homemade SLSA, a recipe to thwart software supply-chain attacks

5 days ago

Try it with phish'n'chips Google has proposed a framework called SLSA for dealing with supply chain attacks, a security risk exemplified by the recent compromise of the SolarWinds Orion IT monitoring platform.…

Akamai apologises after outage left Australia's major banks and airline systems offline

5 days ago

A cyber attack was not the cause behind an Akamai outage that took down the systems of Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Australia Post, and Virgin Australia.

Data Breaches Surge in Food & Beverage, Other Industries

6 days ago

Six previously "under-attacked"
; vertical industries saw a surge in data breaches last year due to COVID-19 related disruptions and other factors, new data shows.

One in Five Manufacturing Firms Targeted by Cyberattacks

6 days ago

Information-stealing malware makes up about a third of attacks, a study finds, but companies worry most about ransomware shutting down production.

Carnival Cruise Line Reports Security Breach

6 days ago

The cruise ship operator says the incident affected employee and guest data.

EU states back personal data flows with ex-member Britain

6 days ago

Agree data protection standards are 'sufficiently high'.

Google Launches SLSA, A New Framework for Supply Chain Integrity

6 days ago

The 'Supply chain Levels for Software Artifacts' aims to ensure the integrity of components throughout the software supply chain.

Clop Raid: A Big Win in the War on Ransomware?

6 days ago

Cops arrest six, seize cars and cash in splashy raid, and experts are applauding.

Cruise operator Carnival discloses personal data breach

6 days ago

Says there is 'low likelihood of the data being misused'.

Ex-Brave staffer launches GDPR sueball in Germany over tech giants' real-time bidding for ad inventory

6 days ago

Privacy browser's former chief policy officer calls web advertising ecosystem 'the Biggest. Data. Breach. Ever' Former Brave chief policy officer Johnny Ryan is continuing his crusade against the online advertising industry by filing a lawsuit against Goo ...

Serious privacy problems found in most health apps

6 days ago

Large survey of apps raises concerns.

Cisco Smart Switches Riddled with Severe Security Holes

6 days ago

The intro-level networking gear for SMBs could allow remote attacks designed to steal information, drop malware and disrupt operations.

Intentional Flaw in GPRS Encryption Algorithm GEA-1

6 days ago

General Packet Radio Service (GPRS) is a mobile data standard that was widely used in the early 2000s. The first encryption algorithm for that standard was GEA-1, a stream cipher built on three linear-feedback shift registers and a non-linear combining fu ...

Geek Squad Vishing Attack Bypasses Email Security to Hit 25K Mailboxes

6 days ago

An email campaign asking victims to call a bogus number to suspend supposedly fraudulent subscriptions got right past Microsoft's native email controls.

Cyberattacks Are Tailored to Employees ... Why Isn't Security Training?

6 days ago

Consider four factors and behaviors that impact a particular employee's risk, and how security training should take them into account.

CVS Health Records for 1.1 Billion Customers Exposed

6 days ago

A vendor exposed the records, which were accessible with no password or other authentication, likely because of a cloud-storage misconfiguration.

Tim Cook: Sideloading is a disaster and proposed App Store reforms would harm user privacy and security

6 days ago

Apple CEO stays on message during interview while Epic case rumbles along Tim Cook has claimed that proposed reforms to the App Store are "not in the best interests of the user" and would "destroy the security of the iPhone."…

Mission Critical: What Really Matters in a Cybersecurity Incident

6 days ago

The things you do before and during a cybersecurity incident can make or break the success of your response.

Ransomware: Too many firms are still willing to pay up if attacked

6 days ago

Survey indicates that six in ten organisations would pay the ransom to cyber criminals - despite warnings it only encourages further attacks

Threat Actors Use Google Docs to Host Phishing Attacks

6 days ago

Exploit in the widely used document service leveraged to send malicious links that appear legitimate but actually steal victims credentials.

This strange malware stops you from visiting pirate websites

6 days ago

An odd vigilante campaign is preventing victims from accessing pirate content online.

Hiccup in Akamai’s DDoS Mitigation Service Triggers Massive String of Outages

6 days ago

An hour-long outage hit airlines, banks and the Hong Kong Stock exchange. It's thought to have been caused by a DDoS mitigation service.

The top crypto exchanges you need to know

6 days ago

We can't recommend which exchanges are the best or safest (our lawyers won't let us) but we have explored some of the leading exchanges to help you learn about the pros and cons of each.

Paul van Oorschot’s Computer Security and the Internet

6 days ago

Paul van Oorschot’s webpage contains a complete copy of his book: Computer Security and the Internet: Tools and Jewels. It’s worth reading.

Open-source security: Google has a new plan to stop software supply chain attacks

6 days ago

Can Google's 'salsa' make life harder for supply chain attackers?