Cybersecurity News


80% of Global Enterprises Report Firmware Cyberattacks

80% of Global Enterprises Report Firmware Cyberattacks A vast majority of companies in a global survey from Microsoft report being a victim of a firmware-focused cyberattack, but defense spending lags, but defense spending lags.
01 April 2021

New KrebsOnSecurity Mobile-Friendly Site

Dear Readers, this has been long overdue, but at last I give you a more responsive, mobile-friendly version of KrebsOnSecurity. We tried to keep the visual changes to a minimum and focus on a simple theme that presents information in a straightforward, easy-to-read format. Please bear with us over the next few days as we hunt down the gremlins in the gears.
01 April 2021

7 Security Strategies as Employees Return to the Office

7 Security Strategies as Employees Return to the Office More sooner than later, employees will be making their way back to the office. Here's how security pros can plan for the next new normal.
01 April 2021

Legacy QNAP NAS Devices Vulnerable to Zero-Day Attack

Legacy QNAP NAS Devices Vulnerable to Zero-Day Attack Some legacy models of QNAP network attached storage devices are vulnerable to remote unauthenticated attacks because of two unpatched vulnerabilities.
01 April 2021

Kansas Man Indicted for Hacking, Tampering With Water Utility System

Attacker disabled water-purification operation systems "with intention of harming" the rural water district.
01 April 2021

NIST Publishes Guide for Securing Hotel Property Management Systems

These sensitive systems store guests' personal data and payment-card information.
01 April 2021

Ragnarok Ransomware Hits Boggi Milano Menswear

Ragnarok Ransomware Hits Boggi Milano Menswear The ransomware gang exfiltrated 40 gigabytes of data from the fashion house, including HR and salary details.
01 April 2021

Solving the Leadership Buy-In Impasse With Data

Justify your requirements with real numbers to get support for security investments.
01 April 2021

Building a Fortress: 3 Key Strategies for Optimized IT Security

Building a Fortress: 3 Key Strategies for Optimized IT Security Chris Hass, director of information security and research at Automox, discusses how to shore up cybersecurity defenses and what to prioritize.
01 April 2021

How to Build a Resilient IoT Framework

How to Build a Resilient IoT Framework For all of their benefits, IoT devices weren't built with security in mind -- and that can pose huge challenges.
01 April 2021

Google: North Korean APT Gearing Up to Target Security Researchers Again

Google: North Korean APT Gearing Up to Target Security Researchers Again Cyberattackers have set up a website for a fake company called SecuriElite, as well as associated Twitter and LinkedIn accounts.
01 April 2021

The Role of Visibility in Securing Cloud Applications

The Role of Visibility in Securing Cloud Applications Traditional data center approaches aren't built for securing modern cloud applications.
01 April 2021

Is your dishwasher trying to kill you?

Does every device in your home really need to be connected to the internet? And could it be turned against you?

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01 April 2021

DeepDotWeb dark web admin pleads guilty to gun, drug purchase kickbacks

Over $8 million was earned through affiliate marketing for illegal marketplaces.
01 April 2021

Google: North Korean hackers are targeting researchers through fake offensive security firm

Google TAG warns of the group using zero-day exploits after reaching out to targets on social media.
01 April 2021

Top 5 Attack Techniques May be Easier to Detect Than You Think

New analysis shows attackers for the most part are continuing to rely on the same techniques and tactics they have been using for years.
31 March 2021

Google Updates on Campaign Targeting Security Researchers

Attackers linked to North Korea began to target security researchers on social media earlier this year.
31 March 2021

What's So Great About XDR?

XDR is a significant advance in threat detection and response technology, but few enterprises understand why. Omdia identifies four catalysts driving the emergence of XDR.
31 March 2021

83% of Businesses Hit With a Firmware Attack in Past Two Years

A new Microsoft-commissioned report finds less than 30% of organizations allocate security budget toward preventing firmware attacks.
31 March 2021

Apple, Google Both Track Mobile Telemetry Data, Despite Users Opting Out

Apple, Google Both Track Mobile Telemetry Data, Despite Users Opting Out Google’s Pixel and Apple’s iPhone both in privacy hot seat for siphoning mobile device data without consent.
31 March 2021