WikiLeaks on Thursday dumped more leaked CIA documents with its latest Vault 7 disclosures, this time publishing materials from a tool suite called Brutal Kangaroo that allows attackers to indirectly infiltrate a closed network or air-gapped computer using a compromised flash drive.
Nicola Whiting explains why the defence sector is turning to automated cyber-security to win the fight against cyber-criminals and state-sponsored hackers.
New findings from 451 Research reveal real-world insights into modern attack campaign strategies, planning and execution.
The phishing attacks against Australian energy customers grew yesterday with Mailguard reporting an enormous number of phishing attempts made centered on fake Origin Energy bills.
With the incoming Brexit negotiations, the Queen said her ministers will seek to "provide certainty for individuals and businesses".
In a new campaign, attackers are locking out activists from their social media accounts.
New report from security company Trustwave illustrates a wave of crime looking to steal payment information from those in the hospitality, retail and food and beverage industries.
South Korean firm NAYANA was hit with a Linux ransomware attack that demanded an unprecedented 550 Bitcoins (BTC) or £1.27 million ransom.
Andrei Barysevich discusses how the Chinese and Russian cyber communities have reacted to the Shadow Brokers leak.
The European Central Bank has announced it is looking to encourage information sharing between financial institutions, and the mandatory reporting of incidents appears to be a big part of its cyber-resilience strategy.
A UK citizen has pleaded guilty on 15 June to hacking into a US Department of Defense (DoD) communications system three years ago
Six customers of a malware crypter service were arrested throughout Europe Tuesday following a year-long initiative called Operation Neuland, Europol said in a release.
The biometrics firm argues that the issues with biometrics often cloud over the benefits gained from using them.
New research from Wombat provided an analysis of personal security behaviours of UK and US workers that play a big role in securing information, devices and systems both at work and home.
Josh Lefkowitz looks at the issue of the dark web for businesses, the dangers it poses and how these dangers can be mitigated.
Dan Florea explores how backup storage products can help reduce RTO to near zero, allowing organisations to run as normal in the event of a cyber-attack.
Authorities in China have unmasked a massive underground market where Apple contractors were selling user data of Apple's Chinese customers.
David Emm discusses the various types of tax scams and top tips for staying safe when managing tax affairs this year.
Hackers on Tuesday publicly posted more than 25,000 files and private images stolen from a Lithuanian plastic surgery clinic
A Russian accused by the FBI of hacking into a number of US companies is a step closer to extradition from the Czech Republic.
While it peaked in March 2017, the scourge has been rolling out for more than a year with a dark cornucopia encompassing scams and exploit kits that go after a broad range of targets using their operating system, browser and geolocation to inject the appropriate payload, Segura wrote.
Itay Glick discusses why it is more efficient for hackers to target small businesses and how organisations can protect themselves and avoid becoming a victim.
Cylance researchers spotted enhancements on the Qakbot malware that let it infect new systems and lock out administrators.
Symantec bolstered the amount of evidence it has gathered that ties the code and tools used by the cyber-gang known as Lazarus to the WannaCry/WanaCrypt0r ransomware attacks.
Outlaw, a veteran marketplace on the Dark Web, was shuttered abruptly last week with no plausible explanation, according to Bleeping Computer.
In an effort to work around the security measures built into EMV credit cards, a Brazilian criminal gang has created a skimmer-type device that steals the chip right out of the card when it is inserted into a compromised ATM.
Enterprises are increasingly being hit with exploit kits, especially Rig EK, and the Slammer worm has resurfaced, according to Check Point's latest monthly Global Threat Impact Index.
Efforts of a number of EU Member States and Norway have culminated in arrests of 27 people connected to ATM "Black Box" attacks across Europe.
Qurium researchers claim to have traced the falsified emails allegedly stolen from then French President Emmanuel Macron claiming the then candidate had offshore accounts in the Bahamas during his 2017 campaign to the black hat troll weevlos.
Banking malware targeting mobile users requires little tech know-how to develop and operate, so it stands as an insistent battle for security professionals.