Cybersecurity News


Work From Home Opens New Remote Insider Threats

Work From Home Opens New Remote Insider Threats Remote work is opening up new insider threats - whether it's negligence or malicious employees - and companies are scrambling to stay on top of these unprecedented risks.
23 June 2020

Back to Basics with Cloud Permissions Management

By using the AAA permissions management framework for cloud operations, organizations can address authentication, authorization, and auditing.
23 June 2020

Microsoft releases first public preview of its Defender antivirus on Android

Microsoft Defender ATP for Android available for testing for Defender ATP customers.
23 June 2020

Cybercrime Infrastructure Never Really Dies

Despite the takedown of the "CyberBunker" threat operators in 2019, command-and-control traffic continues to report back to the defunct network address space.
23 June 2020

Hackbit Ransomware Attack Uses GuLoader, Malicious Microsoft Excel Attachments

Hackbit Ransomware Attack Uses GuLoader, Malicious Microsoft Excel Attachments Recent spearphishing emails spread the Hackbit ransomware using malicious Microsoft Excel attachments and the GuLoader dropper.
23 June 2020

5 Steps for Implementing Multicloud Identity

Why embracing, not fighting, decentralization will pave the way to smoother cloud migrations.
23 June 2020

The Evolution of DevSecOps

The Evolution of DevSecOps A recent DivvyCloud survey found that in 2019, a majority of respondents reported being in the final optimization stages of their cloud journey, with 59% indicating they are in the DevOps Optimization stage (an 11% increase from 2018).
23 June 2020

Remote Workers Pose New Security Risks

Remote Workers Pose New Security Risks Organizations sent workers home during COVID-19 lockdown without adequate security preparation.
23 June 2020

Evil Corp malware gang returns with WastedLocker ransomware

Evil Corp, one of the biggest malware operations on the planet, has slowly returned to life after the December 2019 DOJ charges.
23 June 2020

New WastedLocker ransomware demands payments of millions of USD

Evil Corp, one of the biggest malware operations on the planet, has returned to life after the December 2019 DOJ charges with a new ransomware strain.
23 June 2020

80,000 printers are exposing their IPP port online

Printers are leaking device names, locations, models, firmware versions, organization names, and even WiFi SSIDs.
23 June 2020

Microsoft's 'Safe Documents' feature reaches general availability in Office 365

New Safe Documents feature available for all Office 365 E5 license holders.
23 June 2020

Report: ‘BlueLeaks’ Exposes Sensitive Data From Police Departments

Report: ‘BlueLeaks’ Exposes Sensitive Data From Police Departments DDoSecrets has published data from over 200 police departments, law enforcement training and support resources and fusion centers.
22 June 2020

Pandemic Accelerates Priceline's 'Coffee Shop' Remote-Access Strategy

The travel-booking giant had been slowly starting to transition away from VPN dependence. Then COVID-19 happened, and suddenly 700 third-party call-center workers were working from home.
22 June 2020

Microsoft Acquires IoT/OT Security Firm CyberX

Deal extends Microsoft Azure for legacy industrial devices.
22 June 2020

How to Wring Out Every Last Drop of Your Security Budget

How to Wring Out Every Last Drop of Your Security Budget In the face of tighter budgets and lowered spending forecasts due to the pandemic, optimizing and improving the efficiency of security programs -- without sacrificing integrity -- has never been more important.
22 June 2020

Firmware Flaw Allows Attackers to Evade Security on Some Home Routers

Networking devices sold under at least one major brand have a firmware vulnerability that allows hackers to take control of the device, a cybersecurity firm claims.
22 June 2020

Adobe Prompts Users to Uninstall Flash Player As EOL Date Looms

Adobe Prompts Users to Uninstall Flash Player As EOL Date Looms Adobe will prompt Flash Player users to uninstall the application before the Dec. 31, 2020 end of life date hits.
22 June 2020

Employees Say They're Working From Home Without Security Guidance

Working from home is new for many enterprise employees, yet many say they've received little in the way of new training or technology to keep them safe.
22 June 2020

New privacy and security features announced at Apple's WWDC 2020

Proxy location sharing, new app privacy disclosure prompts, new webcam and microphone indicator in the iOS status bar.
22 June 2020