An email error made in Northern Ireland has accidentally leaked the personal details of hundreds of prison officers working in the country to an outside contractor.
Connecting your mobile device to a computer using a USB cable could make you vulnerable to hackers.
Discussing 'Turning data into actionable intelligence', SC Magazine's latest roundtable saw a gathering of cyber-security practitioners to discuss threat intelligence.
"Pisloader" DNS tunnelling malware signals shift in tactic by hacking group
Following a successful whaling attack in January which cost FACC €40 million, the company has sacked both its CFO and CEO.
Just because a company offers a cyber-security training programme to its employees doesn't mean it's necessarily doing enough to change workers' dangerous online behaviours, according to a report from Experian and Ponemon Institute.
Researchers discovered a Russian fake banking application that can evade detection by changing a device's password if the victim tries to remove the app.
Backdoors normally implement remote control tool TeamViewer in order to get unauthorised access to an infected computer. However, a newly-discovered Trojan, BackDoor.TeamViewer.49, uses the tool for less obvious reasons.
Annual fraud losses in the UK could amount to £193 billion, much higher than the government estimate of £50 billion.
Cryptology executive Jon Callas returned to Apple, following the FBI/Apple showdown this year.
One of the Netherland's Cyber-security chiefs opened today's 7th annual Hack in the Box with a call to bring the private, public and communities closer together.
Bolt Financial's John Adams took the stage at HITB 2016 today to label many governments' drivers for backdoors unworkable
The US US Government Accountability Office has released a report showing that The Pentagon is controlling its nuclear arms with computers from the 1970's.
China will send the first quantum communications satellite into orbit in July, vastly improving the secure transmission of data and thwarting the efforts of hackers.
The two year GDPR honeymoon period starts today - industry experts that spoke with SC are all urging business to, " take a hard look at how their data are shared and stored, focusing in particular on any cloud apps in use across the organisation."
The latest In Case You Missed It (ICYMI) looks at WhatsApp malware; Cerber Ransomware; LinkedIn loses 117m credentials; Screen lock scammers; GDPR countdown. Note: UK Holiday 30 May.
The latest In Case You Missed It (ICYMI) looks at Symantec vulnerability; AI crime-fighter; Banking under threat; Flaws in SS7; PayPal phishing scam
The latest In Case You Missed It (ICYMI) looks at AV halts op; Locky loses out; HIV leak fine; Bank of Greece DDoSed; Investment firm spearphished.
Despite very vocal critics, Netflix will not give in to the demands of overseas VPN users that want access to the US catalogue of shows says Paul Bischoff.
Data security has never before featured so highly on the boardroom agenda, mostly thanks to a continued avalanche of major breach incidents says Tony Pepper.
In today's cyber-threat landscape, the importance of incident response (IR) as a critical priority is fast gaining traction among the security community says John Bruce.