Cybersecurity News


Security Operations in the World We Live in Now

Despite the challenges of remote work, security operations teams can position themselves well for the future.
25 March 2021

Facebook Disrupts Spy Effort Aimed at Uyghurs

Facebook Disrupts Spy Effort Aimed at Uyghurs The social-media giant took down legions of fake profiles aimed at spreading espionage malware.
25 March 2021

Manufacturing’s Cloud Migration Opens Door to Major Cyber-Risk

Manufacturing’s Cloud Migration Opens Door to Major Cyber-Risk New research shows that while all sectors are at risk, 70 percent of manufacturing apps have vulnerabilities.
25 March 2021

The CIO's Shifting Role: Improving Security With Shared Responsibility

CIOs must create a culture centered around cybersecurity that is easily visible and manageable.
25 March 2021

Warning issued over scams touting fake COVID‑19 vaccines, asking for Bitcoin

Money doesn’t buy you happiness – cryptocurrency doesn’t buy you a genuine COVID-19 vaccine

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25 March 2021

Severe vulnerabilities patched in Facebook for WordPress Plugin

The worst bug leads to remote code execution, if exploited.
25 March 2021

How Personally Identifiable Information Can Put Your Company at Risk

By being more mindful of how and where they share PII, employees will deprive cybercriminals of their most useful tool.
25 March 2021

6 Tips for Limiting Damage from Third-Party Attacks

6 Tips for Limiting Damage from Third-Party Attacks The ability to protect your organization from third-party attacks will become increasingly critical as attackers try to maximize the effectiveness of their malicious campaigns.
25 March 2021

6 Tips for Limiting Damage from Third-Party Attacks

6 Tips for Limiting Damage from Third-Party Attacks The ability to protect your organization from third-party attacks will become increasingly critical as attackers try to maximize the effectiveness of their malicious campaigns.
25 March 2021

Cloudflare launches Page Shield to thwart Magecart card skimming attacks

Magecart attacks remain a prolific threat to the security of our financial data.
25 March 2021

University students refunded for false ads touting job opportunities with Microsoft, Twitter

The FTC says students were impacted by the school’s “deceptive ads.”
25 March 2021

Sierra Wireless Website Still Down After Ransomware Attack

The company believes the attack's impact is limited to its internal IT systems and corporate websites.
24 March 2021

California State Controller's Office Suffers Data Breach

Employee unwittingly gave hacker access to email account for more than a day.
24 March 2021

Ransomware Incidents Continue to Dominate Threat Landscape

Cisco Talos' IR engagements found attackers relied heavily on malware like Zloader and BazarLoader to distribute ransomware in the past three months.
24 March 2021

Facebook Reports China-Linked Cyberattack Targeting Uyghurs

Facebook has removed accounts used to send malicious links to Uyghur people with the goal of infecting their devices.
24 March 2021

ProtonVPN CEO Blasts Apple for ‘Aiding Tyrants’ in Myanmar

ProtonVPN CEO Blasts Apple for ‘Aiding Tyrants’ in Myanmar CEO says Apple rejected a security update needed to protect human-rights abuse evidence.
24 March 2021

Active Exploits Hit WordPress Sites Vulnerable to Thrive Themes Flaws

Active Exploits Hit WordPress Sites Vulnerable to Thrive Themes Flaws Thrive Themes has recently patched vulnerabilities in its WordPress plugins and legacy Themes - but attackers are targeting those who haven't yet applied security updates.
24 March 2021

Ransomware Attack Foils IoT Giant Sierra Wireless

Ransomware Attack Foils IoT Giant Sierra Wireless The ransomware attack has impacted the IoT manufacturer's production lines across multiple sites, and other internal operations.
24 March 2021

Microsoft Exchange Servers See ProxyLogon Patching Frenzy

Microsoft Exchange Servers See ProxyLogon Patching Frenzy Vast swathes of companies were likely compromised before patches were applied, so the danger remains.
24 March 2021