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Cybersecurity firm Darktrace plans £3bn IPO on London Stock Exchange

Cybersecurity firm Darktrace plans £3bn IPO on London Stock Exchange

Cambridge-based company claims to be first to use AI to detect cybersecurity threats on a large scale

The cybersecurity firm Darktrace has announced plans to float on the London Stock Exchange, in a move that will reportedly value the Cambridge-based company at £3bn.

It is the first big company to have chosen the City for its initial public offering (IPO) since Deliveroo’s disappointing stock market debut last month.

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12 April 2021

Messaging / Smishing Attacks

Cyber attackers can just as easily trick or fool you in messaging apps as they can in email. Be on the look-out for scams or attacks via apps such as Slack, Skype, WhatsApp or event simple text messaging. The most common clues are tremendous sense of urgency or curiosity.
12 April 2021

Battle for the Endpoint

Battle for the Endpoint How to build a new cyber strategy for 2021 and beyond.
09 April 2021

Unofficial Android App Store APKPure Infected With Malware

The APKPure app store was infected with malware that can download Trojans to other Android devices, researchers report.
09 April 2021

Battle for the Endpoint

Battle for the Endpoint How to build a new cyber strategy for 2021 and beyond.
09 April 2021

CISA Launches New Threat Detection Dashboard

Aviary is a new dashboard that works with CISA's Sparrow threat detection tool.
09 April 2021

DOJ: Creep Coach Finagles Nude Athlete Photos

DOJ: Creep Coach Finagles Nude Athlete Photos Allegedly perv college coach charged with cyberstalking and extorting nudes from his female athletes.
09 April 2021

8 Security & Privacy Apps to Share With Family and Friends

8 Security & Privacy Apps to Share With Family and Friends Mobile apps to recommend to the people in your life who want to improve their online security and privacy.
09 April 2021

623M Payment Cards Stolen from Cybercrime Forum

623M Payment Cards Stolen from Cybercrime Forum The database was subsequently leaked elsewhere, imperiling consumers from the U.S. and around the world.
09 April 2021

Week in security with Tony Anscombe

Janeleiro banking trojan takes aim at Brazil – Lazarus deploys Vyveva backdoor in South Africa – The long shelf life of leaked data

The post Week in security with Tony Anscombe appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

09 April 2021

Network Detection & Response: The Next Frontier in Fighting the Human Problem

Network Detection & Response: The Next Frontier in Fighting the Human Problem Justin Jett, director of audit and compliance for Plixer, discusses the transformation of network-traffic analytics and what it means for cybersecurity now.
09 April 2021

Data from 500 million LinkedIn accounts put up for sale

The treasure trove of data reportedly includes users’ LinkedIn IDs, full names, email addresses, phone numbers and workplace information

The post Data from 500 million LinkedIn accounts put up for sale appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

09 April 2021

Data from 500M LinkedIn Users Posted for Sale Online

Data from 500M LinkedIn Users Posted for Sale Online Like the Facebook incident earlier this week, the information — including user profile IDs, email addresses and other PII -- was scraped from the social-media platform.
09 April 2021

Women Are Facing an Economic Crisis & the Cybersecurity Industry Can Help

Investing in women's cybersecurity careers can bring enormous benefits and help undo some of the significant economic damage wrought by the pandemic.
09 April 2021

Critical Zoom vulnerability triggers remote code execution without user input

The researchers who discovered the bug have earned themselves $200,000.
09 April 2021

Washington State educational organizations targeted in cryptojacking spree

The lucrative nature of cryptocurrency means no industry is safe.
09 April 2021

Two Home Computers

If possible, have two computers at home -- one for parents and one for kids. This way they can't accidently infect your computer. If you are sharing a computer, make sure you have separate accounts for everyone and that kids do not have privileged access.
09 April 2021

Zoom Joins Microsoft Teams on List of Enterprise Tools Hacked at Pwn2Own

White-hat hacking event shows yet again why there's no such thing as foolproof security against modern attacks.
08 April 2021

Zoom Joins Microsoft Teams on List of Enterprise Tools Hacked at Pwn2Own

White-hat hacking event shows yet again why there's no such thing as foolproof security against modern attacks.
08 April 2021

Fraudsters Use HTML Legos to Evade Detection in Phishing Attack

Criminals stitch pieces of HTML together and hide them in JavaScript files, researchers report.
08 April 2021