Mark Mayne

DNSpionage hacks: Time for DNSSEC?

DNSpionage hacks: Time for DNSSEC?

Warnings about a series of high-profile private company and public body domain hijacks have been analysed by a veteran researcher with surprising results.

Nearly 70 percent of Microsoft vulnerabilities are memory-based

Nearly 70 percent of Microsoft vulnerabilities are memory-based

Memory safety issues account for the vast majority of patched Microsoft vulnerabilities, says engineer.

Half a million Ubiquiti devices potentially vulnerable

Half a million Ubiquiti devices potentially vulnerable

Reports that Ubiquiti network devices are being widely exploited are growing in urgency.

Rush to 'digital transformation' leaving security behind

Rush to 'digital transformation' leaving security behind

Enterprises as a whole are aggressively pursuing digital transformation, but data security is often not being correctly implemented, especially in cloud environments.

30 million UK cyber attacks carried out in Q4

30 million UK cyber attacks carried out in Q4

Nearly 30 million cyber attacks were carried out in the UK in the fourth quarter alone last year, according to new research.

UK 'near the bottom of league tables' on IoT security

UK 'near the bottom of league tables' on IoT security

New report reveals UK is particularly exposed to IoT security failings, in spite of industry guidelines introduced by government last year.

80% of consumers don't trust IoT security, says BlackBerry

80% of consumers don't trust IoT security, says BlackBerry

Significant lack of trust in UK, US IoT market, says survey, as BlackBerry launches trio of IoT security services.

Twitter shares plummet on potential security breach notification

Twitter shares plummet on potential security breach notification

Twitter's share price has taken a tumble following revelations that the social network is investigating a potential nation-state hacking attack.

Cobalt Group remains active phishing threat to financial services

Cobalt Group remains active phishing threat to financial services

A detailed new report into new malware from financial cyber-crime Cobalt Group reveals inner workings and operational activity.

Beware - ransomware fixer parasites who do deals with your attacker

Beware - ransomware fixer parasites who do deals with your attacker

New research delving into the world of ransomware decryption offerings, uncovers some dark double-dealing in the process