Infosecurity News

Brazilian Fraudsters Hit US Banks with Fake EMV Card Transactions

Brazilian Fraudsters Hit US Banks with Fake EMV Card Transactions

A rash of attacks show that chip-and-PIN cards aren't as safe as banks thought.

IT: Poised to Lose the Battle for Security in the Cloud

IT: Poised to Lose the Battle for Security in the Cloud

As much as 44% of cloud-stored data is outside IT's management.

ISACA Launches NIST Cybersecurity Framework Courses

ISACA Launches NIST Cybersecurity Framework Courses

The courses are the latest from ISACA’s Cybersecurity Nexus (CSX), and are built to focus on using COBIT 5 in applying the CSF.

Samsung Android Phones in Remote Lock Shock

Samsung Android Phones in Remote Lock Shock

NIST warns of serious flaw which could allow a hacker to remotely lock handsets

Drupal Admins:Assume Systems Have Been Compromised

Drupal Admins:Assume Systems Have Been Compromised

CMS provider says if you didn’t patch latest flaw within seven hours, it’s probably too late

Tor Node Red-Flagged for Slinging Malware

Tor Node Red-Flagged for Slinging Malware

Researchers spot Russian exit node modifying binaries via MITM patching

Hackers Hit the White House

Hackers Hit the White House

What appears to be a recon mission points out that a breach on such a high-profile target is inevitable.

Sandworm Vector Used for New, 'Dyre' Consequences

Sandworm Vector Used for New, 'Dyre' Consequences

A variant of the Dyreza/Dyre banking trojan malware is mounting a fresh offensive on the financial sector, witha new twist.

London Authorities Nab Suspect in $2.6Mn ATM Heist

London Authorities Nab Suspect in $2.6Mn ATM Heist

An eastern European organized crime gang is believed to have hit 51 ATMs over the May Day holiday.

DDoS Preparedness: More Than a Firewall

DDoS Preparedness: More Than a Firewall

DDoS attacks are becoming more common, increasingly sophisticated and more costly--but most businesses have no idea how to prepare.

Chinese Espionage Group Directed a 6-Year, Widescale Offensive

Chinese Espionage Group Directed a 6-Year, Widescale Offensive

The Axiom group victimized pro-democracy non-governmental organizations (NGO) with hundreds of thousands of infections.

Retailers Must Gird for Holiday Season PoS Attacks

Retailers Must Gird for Holiday Season PoS Attacks

With the busy holiday shopping season coming up, EMV chip technology, tokenization and encryption security technologies are in the spotlight.