Cybersecurity News


Security Not a Priority for SAP Projects, Users Report

Nearly 70% of SAP users surveyed believe organizations lacked focus on IT security during previous SAP implementations.
26 March 2020

3 Mobile Security Problems That Most Security Teams Haven't Fixed Yet

Mobility must be included in the security operations workflow so that company data is protected regardless of where remote workers are located.
26 March 2020

Emerging APT Mounts Mass iPhone Surveillance Campaign

Emerging APT Mounts Mass iPhone Surveillance Campaign The malware, the work of a new APT called TwoSail Junk, allows deep surveillance and total control over iOS devices.
26 March 2020

Russians Shut Down Huge Card Fraud Ring

Federal investigators in Russia have charged at least 25 people accused of operating a sprawling international credit card theft ring. Cybersecurity experts say the raid included the charging of a major carding kingpin thought to be tied to dozens of carding shops and to some of the bigger data breaches targeting western retailers over the past decade. In a statement released this week, the Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) said 25 individuals were charged with circulating illegal means of payment in connection with some 90 websites that sold stolen credit card data.
26 March 2020

Google to resume Chrome updates it paused last week due to COVID-19

Google Chrome 81 to be released next month, on April 7.
26 March 2020

How the PCI DSS Can Help Remote Workers


PCI SSC shares guidance for protecting payment data and how to work securely when connecting and working remotely.

26 March 2020

As Zoom Booms Incidents of ‘ZoomBombing’ Become a Growing Nuisance

As Zoom Booms Incidents of ‘ZoomBombing’ Become a Growing Nuisance Numerous instances of online conferences being disrupted by pornographic images, hate speech or even threats can be mitigated using some platform tools.
26 March 2020

Technology Empowers Pandemic Response, But Privacy Worries Remain

As technology companies and the medical community work to find ways to track and test for the virus, privacy might fall by the wayside.
26 March 2020

Hackers Hijack Routers to Spread Malware Via Coronavirus Apps

Hackers Hijack Routers to Spread Malware Via Coronavirus Apps The router DNS hijacking attacks have targeted more than a thousand victims with the Oski info-stealing malware.
26 March 2020

Introducing Zero-Trust Access

It's too early to tell whether ZTA will be a VPN killer or not, but major players are ramping up products in this new class of security technology that focuses on the cloud.
26 March 2020

Responding to the New Normal: How to Prevent Added Risk in Your Business

Responding to the New Normal: How to Prevent Added Risk in Your Business With more employees than ever working remotely, there are numerous potential threats that organizations must be aware of.
26 March 2020

Rare BadUSB attack detected in the wild against US hospitality provider

Hackers use snail-mail to send target company an envelope with a malware-laced USB thumb drive.
26 March 2020

4G networks vulnerable to denial of service attacks, subscriber tracking

Don’t think you’re protected on upcoming 5G networks, either.
26 March 2020

HPE issues fix to stop some SSDs from self‑destructing

If left unpatched, a firmware flaw in some enterprise-class solid-state drives could make data on them unrecoverable as early as this fall

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26 March 2020

China-Based Threat Group Launches Widespread Malicious Campaign

The motives behind the attacks remain unclear, but likely triggers include the ongoing trade war between the US and China and the unfolding COVID-19 pandemic.
26 March 2020

Apple iOS users served mobile malware in Poisoned News campaign

As we all devour online news sources in the current climate, cyberattackers are waiting to spring.
26 March 2020

Tokyo Olympics Postponed, But 5G Security Lessons Shine

Tokyo Olympics Postponed, But 5G Security Lessons Shine Threatpost Senior Editor Tara Seals is joined by Russ Mohr, engineer and Apple evangelist at MobileIron along with Jerry Ray, COO at SecureAge, for a discussion about the now postponed Tokyo Games and its use of 5G and the myriad of security concerns Japan is preparing for.
26 March 2020

D-Link and Linksys routers hacked to point users to coronavirus-themed malware

Hackers hijack routers' DNS settings to point users to malware-infected downloads.
26 March 2020

Dark web hosting provider hacked again -- 7,600 sites down

EXCLUSIVE: Dark web hosting provider shuts down after getting hacked for the second time in 16 months.
25 March 2020

Missing Patches, Misconfiguration Top Technical Breach Causes

Less than half of businesses surveyed can patch critical vulnerabilities within 72 hours. Why does the process take so long?
25 March 2020