Cybersecurity News


SolarWinds: The more we learn, the worse it looks

While you've been distracted by the holidays, coronavirus, and politics, the more we learn about the SolarWinds security fiasco, the worse it looks.
04 January 2021

Leading Game Publishers Hit Hard by Leaked-Credential Epidemic

Leading Game Publishers Hit Hard by Leaked-Credential Epidemic Over 500,000 leaked credentials tied to the top two dozen leading gaming companies are for sale online.
04 January 2021

Malware uses WiFi BSSID for victim identification

Malware authors are using the WiFi AP MAC address (also known as the BSSID) as a way to geo-locate infected hosts.
04 January 2021

Netwrix and Stealthbits Merge to Tackle Data Security

The combined entity will have a portfolio of security tools designed to identify security risk and recover from incidents.
04 January 2021

PayPal users targeted in new SMS phishing campaign

The scam starts with a text warning victims of suspicious activity on their accounts

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04 January 2021

T-Mobile Hacked -- Again

The wireless carrier has suffered a data breach for the fourth time since 2018.
04 January 2021

T-Mobile Faces Yet Another Data Breach

T-Mobile Faces Yet Another Data Breach The cyberattack incident is the wireless carrier's fourth in three years.
04 January 2021

Ticketmaster Coughs Up $10 Million Fine After Hacking Rival Business

Ticketmaster Coughs Up $10 Million Fine After Hacking Rival Business Several Ticketmaster executives conspired a hack against a rival concert presales firm, in attempt to 'choke off' its business.
04 January 2021

Be warned: COVID-19 vaccine scams are now appearing online, over text, and by email

With millions of us waiting for our place in the vaccine queue, criminals are already trying to cash in.
04 January 2021

COVID-19's Acceleration of Cloud Migration & Identity-Centric Security

Here are some tips for updating access control methods that accommodate new remote working norms without sacrificing security.
04 January 2021

CISO New Year's Resolutions for 2021

CISO New Year's Resolutions for 2021 Six resolutions for forward-looking cyber-risk leaders.
04 January 2021

Ticketmaster fined $10 million after staff hacked competitor to ‘choke off’ presale ticket business

US prosecutors say the goal was to “steal back” key clients.
04 January 2021

T-Mobile discloses its fourth data breach in three years

Personal details and financial information was not exposed, T-Mobile said.
04 January 2021

2021 Cybersecurity Trends: Bigger Budgets, Endpoint Emphasis and Cloud

2021 Cybersecurity Trends: Bigger Budgets, Endpoint Emphasis and Cloud Insider threats are redefined in 2021, the work-from-home trend will continue define the threat landscape and mobile endpoints become the attack vector of choice, according 2021 forecasts.
03 January 2021

Backdoor account discovered in more than 100,000 Zyxel firewalls, VPN gateways

The username and password (zyfwp/PrOw!aN_fXp) were visible in one of the Zyxel firmware binaries.
01 January 2021

Inbox Attacks: The Miserable Year (2020) That Was

Inbox Attacks: The Miserable Year (2020) That Was Reflecting on 2020's record-breaking year of spam and inbox threats.
01 January 2021

SolarWinds hackers accessed Microsoft source code

Microsoft says this is no big deal as the company doesn't rely on the secrecy of source code for the security of its products.
31 December 2020

Microsoft Reveals That Russian Attackers Accessed Some of Its Source Code

Malicious SolarWinds Orion backdoor installed in Microsoft's network led to the attackers viewing some of its source code.
31 December 2020

How to Build Cyber Resilience in a Dangerous Atmosphere

Our polarized climate and COVID-19 are putting the nation's cybersecurity in imminent danger, and it's past time to act.
31 December 2020

What’s Next for Ransomware in 2021?

What’s Next for Ransomware in 2021? Ransomware response demands a whole-of-business plan before the next attack, according to our roundtable of experts.
31 December 2020