Hackers use spoofed video conferencing messages to steal Office 365 credentials as part of a ransomware campaign.
Cyberattacks related to compromised managed service providers see upswing; even though you rely on an MSP or managed security service provider, you are still culpable for the information that you own.
Universal clipboard feature in iOS14 exposes how apps snoop on smartphone users, with LinkedIn found copying clipboard content from iOS devices with every keystroke.
Independent Investigatory Powers Commissioner will provide oversight of the UK’s use of the UK-US Data Access Agreement which completes its scrutiny process in the US Congress this month.
The absent are always wrong. Being present and visible at the scene of an incident is as important as what you do when you get there says Sir James Bevan in his Top Tips for incident management.
Among nearly two million targets in a £380 million BEC scamming operation were a Premier league football team, a US lawyer and an international bank. The alleged scammer was arrested in Dubai.
DNS tunnelling used to exfiltrate data from retail systems - primarily stolen credit card information.
CISOs from Microsoft, Aldermore Bank and EY joined the SC Magazine Virtual Conference in a session called CISO panel discussion: leadership lessons and best practice in unprecedented times.
Windows Remote Desktop Protocol gets hit hard by hackers seeking to take advantage of employees working from home.
We are not getting our point across - we're seen as IT geeks. Even GDPR forced ‘Who Is’ to go dark and it's one of the first steps for law enforcement fighting crime to see who registered a domain.
The 30-year-old legislation is out of date, a coalition of cybersecurity experts and industry leaders tells the UK's Prime Minister Boris Johnson.
IT professionals are struggling to keep pace with the increased demands brought on by a massive increase in remote working, according to research from ManageEngine.
The ‘Inside the mind of a hacker’ cyber report from Bugcrowd also says that 78 per cent of hackers believe they will outperform AI for the next decade.
A large European bank suffered a huge DDoS attack earlier this week, according to a new report by Akamai. The attack was massive and quick.
GDPR has achieved many of its aims and been the biggest driver of cybersecurity spend, online safety and privacy, but it's not been without challenges in implementation, not something the EU dwelt upon.
Industry experts express concern as Twitter emails business clients to admit personal data like email addresses have potentially been compromised.
Online shops in Europe, US and South America compromised by attack using Google Analtics to bypass CSP - more barries advised.
The Cybersecurity Exposure Index (CEI) calculates the level of exposure to cybercrime by country from high to low with Afghanistan the most vulnerable and Finland the least.
It's taken a while, but cybersecurity is now firmly on the agenda of politicians, whether talking about defence or crime, as two meetings this week demonstrate....
Data compiled by Atlas VPN shows almost half of C-level officers suffered from a spyware attack last year.
More than 100,000 wireless active cameras in UK businesses and homes may be vulnerable to hackers due to a combination of security flaws, an investigation has found.
The Enel Group was hit by a ransomware attack from EKANS (SNAKE) ransomware operators that affected its internal network, according to reports.
Security researchers have discovered a newly launched DDoS protection filter mechanism dubbed EndGame advertised on the dark web community forum Dread.
A combination of sophisticated techniques and copy-paste tactics are being used by cybercriminals, along with legitimate tools, in-depth research from Sophos about botnet Kingminer demonstrates.
The crosshairs from the ‘guns for hire’ Dark Basin group fell on senior government officials, advocacy groups, journalists and hedge funds around the world.
Twice entangled: Fake ransomware decryptor encrypts victims’ files again; Honda victim of ransomware
Bogus Stop Djvu lures people with the promise of getting their encrypted data back then delivers another ransomware. Honda falls victim to ransoware - Worm tech approach suggested.
Hackers using point-of-concept exploit code for the highly critical “SMBGhost” bug - aka EternalDarkness - that Microsoft patched in March in its Server Message Block 3.1.1 (SMBv3) protocol
Businesses face new cybersecurity risks with almost half of assets obsolete or ageing compared with just three years ago.
Figures compiled in the ForgeRock data breach report show massive spend alongside rocketing levels of data breaches.
Two of the world’s biggest tech giants collaborate to support hardware security keys and devices that generate unique cryptographic keys.
The final winners of the SC Awards Europe announced today, Thursday 4th June, culminating in the Awards for Best Security Company, Outstanding Contribution and for CISO of the year! ....
Join us today, Thursday 4 June at 4pm BST, for the final day of the SC Awards Europe 2020. Winners & highly commended will be announced in SC's digital awards event for the following categories:..........
A new Cyber Regiment - The 13th Signal Regiment - has been launched to protect frontline operations from digital attack Defence Secretary Ben Wallace today announced today.
Top secret nuclear missile data has been stolen from a US military contractor by hackers in an extortion attempt.
The REvil ransomware group has added a self-hosted online auction feature to its dark web presence. It uses stolen data as leverage when it comes to demanding the ransom is paid,
Half of UK remote workers use unmanaged personal devices to access corporate systems; many re-use passwords, & let family use corporate devices - putting critical business systems & data at risk
Today's winners at the online SC Awards Europe 2020 celebrated in style - so far as they could in their kitchens and attics - sharing their win with friends and colleagues.
Join us again today, Wednesday 3 June at 4pm BST, day two of the SC Awards Europe; the winners and highly commended will be announced in SC's digital awards event for the following categories:...
Autonomous cars face new cybersecurity checks to provide oversight, stability and transparency when it comes to creating processes and protocols during product development.
Cybersecurity experts add to growing fears that people will be returning to work to find malware on their office computers. "Now is the time to get ahead of the game.”
Today, Tuesday 2 June at 4pm BST, the first day of the SC Awards Europe, the winners and highly commended will be announced in SC's digital awards event for the following categories:..........
Valak malware, once used as a loader for other malware, has been retooled to steal sensitive data and credentials from enterprises, suggesting criminal collaboration, requiring behaviour-change monitoring.
Congratulations to all the winners at the SC Awards Europe 2020 announced today; the reveal is over three days in an online ceremony continuing Wednesday 3rd and Thursday 4th.
Asked why he robbed banks, bank robber Willie Sutton quipped, "because that's where the money is." Now healthcare's the target & cybercrimals might well respond, “because that’s where the data is.”
Potential for major damage with Exim machines likely to be exposed while experts warn more 'aggressive and brazen' threats are likely.
Government-backed project by telecoms and tech giants develops cybersecurity blueprint for self-driving cars at a critical time with projected growth worth £28 billion expected by 2035.
Integration of information and physical activity across all domains is identified by the MOD as a priority for £1 million of defence innovation funding within its Innovation Focus Areas.
A deep dive into this key industry report looks at the conclusions drawn from 32,000 security incidents and 3,950 confirmed breaches from 81 countries. Experts give their takeaways.
Robert Hannigan: Companies are imposing cybersecurity & data loss prevention standards on their law firms & monitoring their compliance. Law firms have had contracts terminated as a result.
A class action claim has been brought against EasyJet over a data breach that exposed the details of around nine million customers, each of whom could claim £2000 if the case is successful.
Is Zero Trust really achievable given the complexity in finance service organisations?
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