Unique malware varieties have risen by an eighth this year, according to The Kaspersky Security Bulletin: Statistics of the Year report, with Web skimmer files blamed for growth in unique malicious code.
Security researchers have disclosed a flaw in the Aviatrix VPN client that give a hacker unlimited access to a victim's system - now patched.
Organisations warned of full intrusion with just flaw and one phish - due to flaw they should have fixed and is actively used by multiple threat actors.
A previously undetected ransomware attack has been discovered targeting Network Attached Storage (NAS) that poses new risks for back-up data usually stored on such devices.
RevengeHotels malware campaign looks for credit card details of hotel guests
Polymorphic malware installed coinminer on up to 80,000 systems per day earlier this year say Microsoft researchers.
Security researchers have discovered an updated form of the Trickbot malware that has been changed to steal OpenSSH private keys and OpenVPN passwords and config data.
Two vulnerabilities in SatLink 2000 VSAT modem could enable hackers to carry out cross-site scripting attacks and sniff sensitive data traversing the modem