Staff of CHU Rouen used pencil and paper and paper to run the daily affairs after ransomware attack bricked 6,000 computers at the hospital
Twitter account of Arron Banks, chairman of the pro-Brexit UK political campaign organisation Leave.EU, was hacked, his private message history leaked online
Spam campaign infects systems with the Cyborg ransomware by spoofing email from Microsoft about Windows update
What happens when people receive an actual, legitimate email that accidentally looks like a phishing scam?
Redmond giant Microsoft has joined Google and Mozilla in support of DNS over HTTPS (DoH), promising upcoming integration of DoH into Windows 10: business visibility concerns rise
Attackers target an NGINX/php-fpm vulnerability to infect users of the NextCloud file sync and share service with a recently discovered ransomware called NextCry
Security researchers have discovered a new phishing campaign that targets Microsoft Office 365 administrators to compromise domains.
A new strain of ransomware is being used to encrypt files on production servers in enterprises
Security researchers nab oddly behaving ransomware variant that bypasses the victim's C drive, instead targeting the device's other drives
Threat actor has been impersonating governmental agencies in phishing emails designed to infect American, German and Italian organisations with various forms of malware
Attacks against healthcare organisations have risen by nearly two-thirds (60 percent) in the first three quarters of 2019 compared with all of 2018
The Labour Party digital platforms, which were subjected to a "sophisticated and large-scale cyber-attack" which brought down its main website yesterday suffered a second DDoS attack today.
Since August 2019, no other WordPress-targeting malware has yielded a higher rate of new infections than WP-VCD
Researchers find 49 adware-laced Android apps that were downloaded more than three million times; apps removed from Google Play
APT34 hacker group behind PowerShell-based malicious code
MegaCortex ransomware changes Windows passwords, threatens to publish stolen data if targets fail to pay
A hardware vulnerability can have significant impact on software security as most software was designed around assumptions present in the hardware and subsequently compiled for a given hardware platform.
Buran ransomware makers roll it out on well-known dark web forum as ransomware as a service (RaaS) offering
Admins are warned over pirate WordPress plugins that infect sites with malware - rogue software that harbours WP-VCD malicious payload.
Multiple, uncoordinated Magecart attacks have been skimming credit cards from sites at the same time
Spain's Cadena SER radio found itself a victim of a ransomware attack that affected local broadcasts but spared national output
Tokyo-headquartered media giant loses £22 million to Business Email Compromise (BEC) fraud in a single transaction.
Researchers discover a BlueKeep campaign, months after Microsoft disclosed that millions of Windows devices harboured the hackable flaw
Security researchers have warned that XML macros embedded in SYLK files can evade defences in Microsoft Office for Mac and can't be disabled.
A particularly seductive phishing scam uses the lure of a wage increase to entice workers to spill their Microsoft Office 365 credentials
Are we saying we just want women in cyber for the sake of it? I've nothing against bringing more women in sales, marketing, or admini, but it's not what we need. What we are lacking is technical skills.
Malware deployed by the Chinese hacking group APT 41 monitors SMS traffic and other mobile information en masse to target specific customer phone numbers
New variant of Gafgyt malware infects home and small-office routers and networking equipment
Popular keyboard app rings up millions of dollars in fraudulent charges by secretly making premium purchases on a targeted device
Top internet domain name registrars NetworkSolutions.com, Register.com and Web.com have confirmed that they were hacked
Xhelper Android ad dropper infects more than 45,000 devices since its first appearance six months ago
Researcher calls the malware attack an act of war as the nuclear power plant is not the only facility that was compromised
New version of the Adwind remote access trojan (RAT) targets Windows applications and Chromium-based browsers
Misconfiguration -- weak passwords, default log-ins and poor patching -- remain the most common IT mistakes made by small and medium businesses, say MSP execs
Malware developer hawks new POS malware strain called GlitchPOS on crimeware forums
Facing possible exclusion from the 2020 Summer Olympics and other major athletic events, Russia attempts hacking anti-doping agencies and sports organisations again
Data breaches in small businesses cause bankruptcies and business closures
Extortionists claiming to be the Russian APT group Fancy Bear launch ransom denial of service (RDoS) campaign against numerous industry sectors
Researcher details the fascinatingly winding path from DNS request to root access on MikroTik routers
Security researchers find 17 apps on the Apple App Store that are infected with clicker trojan malware
United Nations and other non-government organisations have been undergoing spear phishing attacks since at least March of this year
Amazon Web Services' Router 53 domain name system (DNS) service hit by a prolonged distributed denial of service attack
Highly watchable documentary, WANNACRY: THE MARCUS HUTCHINS STORY, on Unlocked, the online magazine for digital culture created by Kaspersky and available on YouTube. Well worth viewing.
Threat group Shadow Kill Hackers lock up Johannesburg's internal network with ransomware
McAfee unveils its 2019 list of the most dangerous celebrities, revealing which stars are the riskiest to search for online
Year-long investigation finds 42 adware-injecting apps on Google Play that had been downloaded eight million times
New UK government report finds that over half of charities think hackers are "major risk"
Persistence, consistency, & flexibility are the keys to driving security strategy in smaller enterprises. They must also be consistent about strategy & the next steps that need to be taken to improve security maturity.
Online B2B bill payments provider Billtrust still reels from BitPaymer ransomware attack
Is Zero Trust really achievable given the complexity in finance service organisations?
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