A Chinese cyber-espionage group is targeting Cambodian entities ahead of the country's July 2018 elections.
A weekend-long denial-of-service (DoS) attack which targeted Blizzard Entertainment causing severe lag for some players and preventing others from logging in at all, finally came to an end Monday morning.
The Russian Central Bank has officially introduced new requirements for cyber-security in domestic Russian banks, restricting software used, calling for penetration tests and real time reporting of attacks.
Security researchers recently detected the sale of sensitive information on the United States' MQ-9 Reaper unmanned aerial vehicle and other military secrets on the Dark Web.
A penny-pinching cybercriminal doesn't even have to break a US$ 20 bill (£15) to gain the credentials to hack into an institution as critical as a major metropolitan airport, according to McAfee study.
Intruders who infiltrated Timehop's cloud infrastructure came in through an admin account not protected with two-factor authentication and exfiltrated access keys removed more data than originally believed.
Cyber-criminals managed to again compromise the Ammyy Admin website, this time on 13 & 14 June and they managed to have it serve malware in addition to the site's legitimate free remote administration tool.
Microsoft's July Patch Tuesday release covered more than 50 CVEs with 17 rated critical with the vast majority of these being in various Microsoft browsers.
Adobe issued an extensive Patch Tuesday roundup pushing out fixes for 104 Acrobat and Reader issues, with 51 being rated critical, along with updates for Flash Player, Connect and Experience Manager.
A new BankBot Anubis campaign targeting Turkish mobile users emerged last month, as attackers managed to infiltrate the Google Play store with at least 10 fake apps that actually download the Android banking trojan.
Several high-profile brands have been hit by breaches during the past 12 months but could it be younger workers that pose the biggest risk to organisations and their brands?
Cryptominers are the most common malware this month, although banking Trojans have increased by 50 percent during the past four months.
A Marathon gas station in Detroit is reportedly out roughly US$ 1,800 (£1,359) after an unknown party apparently used a device to hack one of its pumps to dispense free gasoline.
The recent breach of Ticketmaster is now believed to be part of a massive digital credit card-skimming campaign by the threat group Magecart affecting over 800 e-commerce sites around the world.
Today BAE Systems launched what it describes as 'The Intelligence Network' with the laudable aim of creating a safer society in the digital world.
The five-year-old Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Rakhni family has received a facelift that now allows it to decide whether or not to install its traditional ransomware or to drop a cryptominer instead.
New malware has been discovered that can steal cryptocurrency without cracking passwords, reading wallets, copying private keys, without even making any network connections.
A sophisticated phishing operation carried out by terrorist group Hamas using fake Facebook profiles and malicious spyware apps allowed the outfit to hack into smartphones used by Israeli soldiers.
Artificial Intelligence is the biggest issue for cyber-security, High-Tech Bridge founder and CEO Ilia Kolochenko told SC Media during a summit conference in Geneva earlier this year.
Hackers are getting around security protections in Microsoft Office applications with new techniques that use no macros.
US Senate Intel Committee supports assessment that Russia interfered in the US election to aid Trump
Russian President Vladmir Putin tried to help Donald Trump gain the White House during the 2016 US presidential election through a well-orchestrated and broad influence campaign and cyber-operations.
Reset 2018, held in central London yesterday, is a cyber-security conference with a difference, comprising insights from 15 female experts in cyber-security explaining the evolving cyber-threat landscape.
Bleeping Computer has come across a sample of clipboard hijacking malware used to steal cryptocurrency transactions that is monitoring 2.3 million cryptocurrency addresses.
Nearly 20 percent of IT professionals in the UK have admitted in a survey that their organisations have ignored critical security incidents in the past because they didn't have the skill or time to fix it.
Security researchers have discovered new malware targeting Mac owners discussing cryptocurrencies on Slack and Discord chat websites.
A Jewish hacker arrested last year on charges of sending hoax threats of violence to Jewish Community Center facilities and other venues in the US and globally has been convicted in an Israeli district court.
To better secure user accounts, Twitter announced it will soon be offering support for Universal Two-Factor (U2F) as part of its effort to fight spam and malicious automation.
Even after six years in the wild, the team behind Necurs is finding new uses for its malware botnet. Trend Micro researchers Anita Hsieh, Rubio Wu, Kawabata Kohei noted a couple of new modules being inserted.
A vast majority of IT decision makers at UK firms are still permitting the use of legacy apps within their organisations' networks in order to access historical data even though they are well aware that such apps have security risks.
The Python code-based PBot adware family, much like its reptilian cousins, has continued to grow from when it was first spotted last year adding several new features, including a cryptocurrency miner.
One year after the global NotPetya wiper malware incident the US and UK attributed to Russia, Moscow-sponsored hackers may be on the verge of launching another large-scale cyber-attack against the Ukraine.
Mozilla issued security advisories for Firefox ESR 52.9, Firefox ESR 60.1, and Firefox 61 with the majority being rated as critical or high.
At least 10 member nations of the EU are expected by the end of the year to sign a Declaration of Intent to form multiple Cyber Rapid Response Teams (CRRTs) designed to react to major cyber-attacks.
A man was sentenced to 20 years in prison after giving a new meaning to the term domain-hijacking when attempting to forcibly steal a domain name from someone at gunpoint.
As Israel's Cyber Week kicked off, SC Media UK met up with Professor Isaac Ben-Israel, head of Blavatnik ICRC, director at the Cyber Security Research Centre (Yuval Ne'eman Workshop for Science, Technology and security).
Giant IoT botnet malware targeting routers keeps getting worse, with an ever-expanding list of devices vulnerable to attack.
Security researcher have discovered a series of attacks targeted at service centres in Russia. Multi-staged attacks used 17-year-old vulnerability and a RAT
The concept of infecting targeted users with banking trojans has been so successful in the recent past that in the first quarter of 2018, banking trojans overtook ransomware as the top malicious payload distributed through email.
Security researchers have discovered a new spam email campaign using a novel approach to infect victims. Users tricked into downloading and executing malicious script via Excel.
Russian APT cybergang Sofacy has rolled out a new campaign based on Zebrocy and is using it to target government, diplomatic and other strategic organisations primarily in North America and Europe.
The VPNFilter malware that was discovered infecting hundreds of thousands of routers and Network Attached Storage devices since at least 2016 apparently even more dangerous than originally reported.
Organisational practices and end-user behaviour must both change fast, to deal with rising mobile-focused cyber- attacks, such as phishing, that are now more pervasive than malware.
The number of cyber-attacks on cryptocurrencies have significantly increased both in Russia and Western markets in recent years following the global upsurge in their use.
A cyber-disaster plan must not only be designed to keep an organisation or business functioning in the wake of a cyber-attack, but it also must be practiced regularly in order to be fully effective.
Research finds that unsecured servers should not have been connected to the internet. Three-quarters of open Redis servers are infected with malware, according to new research.
The biometric side of the cyber-security equation is getting ready to put fingerprint readers in its rear-view mirror as newer technologies coming into the market prove more capable.
The FBI and Department of Homeland Security on Tuesday jointly released a pair of technical alerts via the US-CERT, warning of two malware families dating back to at least 2009.
More than 1,000 owners of Wi-Fi routers were left exposed to potential cyber-attacks after Singapore Telecommunications Limited forgot to secure port 10000 in its Wi-Fi gigabit router devices.
It seems the path to GDPR is fraught with GDPR violations - at least for privacy browser Ghostery, which exposed the email addresses of users to other users when it sent out GDPR notification emails Friday.
A newly discovered banking malware that's been actively targeting Brazilians behaves as a remote access trojan (RAT) and uses a Microsoft SQL Server database server as an unconventional command-and-control infrastructure.
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