Cybersecurity News


7 Ways AI and ML Are Helping and Hurting Cybersecurity

In the right hands, artificial intelligence and machine learning can enrich our cyber defenses. In the wrong hands, they can create significant harm.
19 July 2021

UK blames China for Microsoft Exchange Server hack

The government says the country is responsible for "systematic cyber sabotage."
19 July 2021

NSO Group's Pegasus spyware used against journalists, political activists worldwide: report

A probe into the group suggests that its products are being used for purposes beyond criminal or terrorist investigations.
19 July 2021

Swedish man sentenced for gold-backed cryptocurrency scam

Prosecutors say that investors were defrauded out of over $16 million.
19 July 2021

Linux Variant of HelloKitty Ransomware Targets VMware ESXi Servers

Linux Variant of HelloKitty Ransomware Targets VMware ESXi Servers HelloKitty joins the growing list of ransomware bigwigs going after the juicy target of VMware ESXi, where one hit gets scads of VMs.
16 July 2021

Top CVEs Trending with Cybercriminals

Top CVEs Trending with Cybercriminals An analysis of criminal forums reveal what publicly known vulnerabilities attackers are most interested in.
16 July 2021

Researchers Create New Approach to Detect Brand Impersonation

A team of Microsoft researchers developed and trained a Siamese Neural Network to detect brand impersonation attacks.
16 July 2021

Recent Attacks Lead to Renewed Calls for Banning Ransom Payments

While attackers in protected jurisdictions continue to get massive sums for continuing to breach organizations, the ransomware threat will only continue to grow.
16 July 2021

The Evolving Role of the CISO

The Evolving Role of the CISO Curtis Simpson, CISO at Armis, discusses the top qualities that all CISOs need to possess to excel.
16 July 2021

Critical Juniper Bug Allows DoS, RCE Against Carrier Networks

Critical Juniper Bug Allows DoS, RCE Against Carrier Networks Telecom providers, including wireless carriers, are at risk of disruption of network service if the bug in SBR Carrier is exploited.
16 July 2021

Windows 0-Days Used Against Dissidents in Israeli Broker’s Spyware

Windows 0-Days Used Against Dissidents in Israeli Broker’s Spyware Candiru, aka Sourgum, allegedly sells the DevilsTongue surveillance malware to governments around the world.
16 July 2021

Week in security with Tony Anscombe

Lessons to learn from the Kaseya cyberincident to protect your business' data when doing business with a MSP. Our best tips to keep you safe while streaming, and more.

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16 July 2021

Google patches Chrome zero‑day vulnerability exploited in the wild

The newest update fixes a total of eight vulnerabilities affecting the desktop versions of the popular browser.

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16 July 2021

4 Future Integrated Circuit Threats to Watch

Threats to the supply chains for ICs and other computer components are poised to wreak even more havoc on organizations.
16 July 2021

How to Attract More Computer Science Grads to the Cybersecurity Field

How to Attract More Computer Science Grads to the Cybersecurity Field With 465,000 cybersecurity job openings in the United States, why is recruiting so difficult? A recent college graduate offers his take.
16 July 2021

Artwork Archive cloud storage misconfiguration exposed user data, revenue records

An unsecured bucket exposed PII and sales information.
16 July 2021

Microsoft: New Unpatched Bug in Windows Print Spooler           

Microsoft: New Unpatched Bug in Windows Print Spooler            Another vulnerability separate from PrintNightmare allows for local elevation of privilege and system takeover.
16 July 2021

Toddler mobile banking malware surges across Europe

The Android malware is a new and persistent threat to European citizens and banks alike.
16 July 2021

Chinese APT LuminousMoth abuses Zoom brand to target gov't agencies

Fake Zoom apps are being spread to conduct cyber surveillance.
16 July 2021