Cybersecurity News


Podcast: Learning to ‘Speak the Language’ of OT Security Teams

Podcast: Learning to ‘Speak the Language’ of OT Security Teams Andrew Ginter, VP Industrial Security at Waterfall Security Solutions, talks about the differing priorities between IT and OT security teams as industrial control systems become connected.
04 August 2020

Ransomware gang publishes tens of GBs of internal data from LG and Xerox

Maze gang publishes internal data from LG and Xerox after failed extortion attempt.
03 August 2020

Ahead of US election, Google bans ads linking to hacked political content

New Google Ads policy to enter into effect on September 1, 2020.
03 August 2020

11 Hot Startups to Watch at Black Hat USA

11 Hot Startups to Watch at Black Hat USA A sneak peek at the up-and-coming organizations to check out on the Black Hat USA virtual show floor.
03 August 2020

11 Hot Startups to Watch at Black Hat USA

11 Hot Startups to Watch at Black Hat USA A sneak peek at the up-and-coming organizations to check out on the Black Hat USA virtual show floor.
03 August 2020

Robocall Legal Advocate Leaks Customer Data

A California company that helps telemarketing firms avoid getting sued for violating a federal law that seeks to curb robocalls has leaked the phone numbers, email addresses and passwords of all its customers, as well as the mobile phone numbers and other data on people who have hired lawyers to go after telemarketers.
03 August 2020

FBI Warns on New E-Commerce Fraud

A wave of new, fraudulent websites has popped up to take advantage of the rise in online shopping during the coronavirus pandemic.
03 August 2020

DHS Urges 'Highest Priority' Attention on Old Chinese Malware Threat

"Taidoor" is a remote access tool that has been used in numerous cyber espionage campaigns since at least 2008.
03 August 2020

New 'Nanodegree' Program Provides Hands-On Cybersecurity Training

Emerging streamlined curriculum programs aim to help narrow the skills gap.
03 August 2020

Google Updates Ad Policies to Counter Influence Campaigns, Extortion

Google Updates Ad Policies to Counter Influence Campaigns, Extortion Starting Sept. 1, Google will crack down on misinformation, a lack of transparency and the ability to amplify or circulate politically influential content.
03 August 2020

How much is your personal data worth on the dark web?

The going prices are lower than you probably think – your credit card details, for example, can sell for a few bucks

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03 August 2020

Why Data Ethics is a Growing CISO Priority

Why Data Ethics is a Growing CISO Priority With data collection growing, and increased concern about how it is handled, a synergy between security and data teams will be essential.
03 August 2020

Netgear Won’t Patch 45 Router Models Vulnerable to Serious Flaw

Netgear Won’t Patch 45 Router Models Vulnerable to Serious Flaw Almost two months after a high-severity flaw was disclosed - and seven months after it was first reported - Netgear has yet to issue fixes for 45 of its router models.
03 August 2020

Omdia Cybersecurity Accelerator Analysts to Take Part in Black Hat USA 2020

Analysts will participate in the Black Hat Briefings, taking place Aug. 4-6, discussing cybersecurity research, offering exclusive video presentations, and meeting with vendors and attendees.
03 August 2020

CISA, DOD, FBI expose new Chinese malware strain named Taidoor

US government agencies say the Taidoor remote access trojan (RAT) has been used as far back as 2008.
03 August 2020

Garmin Pays Up to Evil Corp After Ransomware Attack — Reports

Garmin Pays Up to Evil Corp After Ransomware Attack — Reports The ransom for the decryptor key in the WastedLocker attack could have topped $10 million, sources said.
03 August 2020

Travel Management Firm CWT Pays $4.5M to Ransomware Attackers

Attackers claimed to steal two terabytes of files including financial reports, security files, and employees' personal data.
03 August 2020

Black Hat USA 2020: Critical Meetup.com Flaws Reveal Common AppSec Holes

Black Hat USA 2020: Critical Meetup.com Flaws Reveal Common AppSec Holes With Black Hat USA 2020 kicking off this week, Erez Yalon with Checkmarx talks about newly disclosed, critical vulnerabilities in Meetup.com - and why they are the "holy grail" for attackers.
03 August 2020

BlackBerry releases new security tool for reverse-engineering PE files

BlackBerry open-sources PE Tree, a new malware reverse-engineering tool for analyzing Portable Executable (PE) files.
03 August 2020

NetWalker ransomware gang has made $25 million since March 2020

The NetWalker gang has established itself as one of the most dangerous ransomware groups out there.
03 August 2020