Rene Millman

FIN7 group retooling with new malware and evasion techniques

FIN7 group retooling with new malware and evasion techniques

Security researchers have said that the FIN7 cyber-criminal gang is back with two new tools that are said to have been altered to evade detection.

Government urges Windows, Linux and Mac users to update over VPN flaw

Government urges Windows, Linux and Mac users to update over VPN flaw

UK & US governments warn Windows, macOS & Linux users to update systems following discovery of multiple advanced persistent threat (APT) groups using a VPN exploit to remotely control computers.

Hackers using zero-day flaw to take control of Android phones

Hackers using zero-day flaw to take control of Android phones

Google's Pixel phone as well as devices from Samsung, Huawei, and Motorola affected by Android zero-day flaw.

How cyber-security is demonstrated to result in more valuable companies

How cyber-security is demonstrated to result in more valuable companies

Cyber-security readiness can have both positive and negative affects on company valuations when assessing acquisition targets. So how do you assess cyber-capability for M&A purposes?

FakeUpdates hackers are back to spread ransomware

FakeUpdates hackers are back to spread ransomware

Hackers have restarted a campaign to spread ransomware in a bid to extort millions of pounds from victims with Dridex and NetSupport used to drop BitPaymer or DoppelPaymer ransomware

"Unpatchable" Checkm8 iOS flaw could result in permanent jailbreak for almost all iPhones

"Unpatchable" Checkm8 iOS flaw could result in permanent jailbreak for almost all iPhones

A security researcher has discovered what they claim is a "permanent unpatchable bootrom exploit" that affects Apple devices from the iPhone 4s to iPhone X.

Nodersok malware turns PCs into potential "proxy zombies"

Nodersok malware turns PCs into potential "proxy zombies"

Fileless attacks use legitimate code to infect systems. The malware also uses computer's own LOLBins to infect machines

Dubai firm loses £42,000 in phishing attack

Dubai firm loses £42,000 in phishing attack

Spoofed email trick customers of Dubai-based company into transferring £42,000 overseas

Criminals using fake Single Sign Ons to steal credentials

Criminals using fake Single Sign Ons to steal credentials

Security researchers have warned that criminals are faking login pages from popular single-sign on (SSO) websites to steal victim's credentials.

Universities at risk from hackers, warn NCSC

Universities at risk from hackers, warn NCSC

The UK's NCSC has published a report warning UK universities that "state espionage will continue to pose the most significant threat to the long-term health of both universities and the UK itself".