Threat actors have created a botnet army using 20,000 infected Word Press sites that is, in turn, assaulting other Word Press websites using dictionary-style brute force attacks in an attempt to gain access.
A cyber-bank robbery outfit proved to the detriment of several Eastern European banks the necessity of physically securing computer assets that could give an attacker direct access to their network.
Sometimes a basic data breach is just the first step in a larger campaign.
Red Hat has disclosed a flaw in that was reported by the Kubernetes' community that if left unpatched could give an unauthorised party the ability to escalate their privileges on Kubernetes installations, including Red Hat OpenShift.
Two law firms have filed class-action suits against Marriott on behalf of the 500 million customers impacted by the hotel chain's data breach, with one asking for US$ 12.5 billion (£9.8 billion) in restitution.
Marriott's massive data breach exposed more than just 500 million customer records, it is also shining a light on the role cyber-security needs to play when a firm is in acquisition mode.
A roundup of venture capital investments in Cyber Security in 2018 to date.
Dell customers who had to reset their passwords earlier this month learned that action was taken due to a data breach, a fact it took the company several weeks to disclose.
When it comes to banking trojans Brazil is not only a leading manufacturer, but most often its residents bear the brunt of these attacks, however, Cybereason has found the same malware used has spread worldwide.
Atrium Health has reported a massive data breach exposing the PII of more than 2.6 million clients after someone gained access to a database belonging to a third-party vendor.