Researchers believe a suspected Iranian APT group is responsible for a recent cyber-espionage operation that targeted a Middle Eastern government organisation.
A massive new IoT botnet dubbed Satori has emerged, which security researchers fear, can launch crippling attacks at any time. According to the IBT the botnet has already infected more than 280,000 IP addresses in just 12 hours.
New Doppelganging attack process memory attack methodology not only defeats market-leading security products but breathes new life into old threats at the same time.
Joep Gommers explains why focusing on the actor will help businesses to protect themselves from a potential cyber-attack, hence the need to understand indicators of attack, in addition to indicators of compromise.
The Tesco Bank cyber-heist was Britain's biggest attack to date but the information on how the attack was perpetrated is not being shared with those who need to know, reports Davey Winder.
Networking and telecomms specialists Level 3 have discovered a botnet of 120,000 devices in the course of conducting DDoS research.
Two researchers have found a rather annoying exploit in the Telegram encrypted communications app
Report examines how the direct and indirect economic costs accrue for a hypothetical cyber-attack on the UK's critical national infrastructure.
Nearly two-thirds of Android phones and tablets susceptible to attacks by the complex Triada Trojan
Infrastructure supporting academic services under sustained distributed denial of service attack coming from an unknown quarter.
Last Friday it was reported that British pub chain JD Wetherspoon suffered a data breach causing a leak of more than 650,000 customer details; now the hacker responsible explains how easy it was.
From hacker to security researcher and CTO of a major cyber-security software company, Chris Wysopal has developed strong views on what works and doesn't work and how the world needs to wise up to security.
Previously 'only-theoretical' attack made real; impact consumes server resources to make websites implode
Vulnerable libuTP protocol could have been used to force torrent apps to send malicious traffic
A new report on DDoS trends points the finger at one group as the driving force behind many attacks. So, who is DD4BC?
Second DDoS attack this year against GitHub code repository - site offline for several hours.
A man-in-the-cloud attack vector has been uncovered by security analysis firm Imperva which it claims could compromise cloud storage security.
A majority of critical infrastructure executives believe their systems appeal to cyber-criminals, but also that they could detect any attack according to Tripwire findings just published.
A hole in iCloud's security allowed attackers to access any iCloud account via a brute force attack that side-stepped blocks - but it is now reported to have been patched.
FBI alert follows Sony Pictures hack for which North Korea refuses to deny involvement.
The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has highlighted eight of the most common IT security vulnerabilities in a new report which reveals that businesses are often failing at 'basic' security measures.
Systems administrators urged to take the 'tough medicine' and wipe all affected computers
Cyber criminals are "obsessed" with stealing money from banking apps and organisations "don't have a clue" where the next advanced attack is coming from, according to authoritative reports released this week.
"You suck at your job" was the Michael Roytman's controversial opening line to the audience of white hat hackers at the B-Sides event run prior to RSA San Francisco.
From being drawn in by a honypot, through to being compromised, lessons from life can have parallels with what happens online suggests Calum MacLeod.
A series of advanced attacks have been detected against more than 350 high profile victims in 40 countries.
In a story I did a month ago, I looked at research that suggested that distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks were not being taken seriously at all levels of business.
A Twitter feed of the Financial Times has been suspended after it was hacked and malicious links posted.
The website for social news website Reddit experienced an outage on Friday after being hit with a strong distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack.