The development of crypto ransomware and IoT devices as a threat platform is among the top infosec problems discussed during the Seven Most Dangerous Attack Techniques panel at RSA 2017.
A new survey shows that just three percent of IT security professionals believe their organisation has the technology in place to deal with the most common cyber problems that they face.
SophosLabs' 2017 Malware Forecast highlights the areas that cyber-criminals will focus on in the coming year including IoT, MacOS, Linux and IoT.
The release of the Mirai botnet source code late last summer set the stage for the series of massive DDoS attacks that took place during the closing months of 2016, a new report said.
Mozilla issued two security advisories covering Firefox and Firefox ESR that between them contain 33 security patches, five rated as critical.