Rene Millman

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Cyber-attacks using exploits up by a quarter in 2016, says Kaspersky

Kaspersky Lab reports the number of attacks using software vulnerabilities is rising fast, driven by the professionalisation of cyber-crime.

ShadowBrokers leak more hacking tools - MS says most exploits patched

Malwarebytes reports recent zero-days among Shadowbrokers hacking tools and code analysis appears to confirm earlier reported NSA origins.

Hackers use Mirai botnet to mine bitcoins with IoT devices - very slowly

Malware which targeted IoT devices was doing more than launching DDoS attacks, researchers discovered, but they question how effective it would be.

Bring on GDPR. Wonga blunders in data breach - bank details lost?

Unsurprisingly, Wonga customers have been told to change their passwords after the payday loan firm admitted it had suffered a major data breach affecting 250,000 customers.