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GhostShell Comes Back to Life with New Data Dumps

GhostShell Comes Back to Life with New Data Dumps

The hackers in the GhostShell crew have published a list of 548 recently compromised targets.

Animal Farm Adds Dino Trojan to Menagerie

Animal Farm Adds Dino Trojan to Menagerie

Dino, believed to be authored by a French intelligence agency, was used to spy on Iran.

CryptoWall 3.0 Attacks via Google Drive

CryptoWall 3.0 Attacks via Google Drive

The campaign makes use of a commercial exploit kit known as RIG, which will try to abuse vulnerabilities in JavaJRE, Adobe Reader, IE and Flash Player.

University Guidelines Aim at UK Cyberskills Shortage

University Guidelines Aim at UK Cyberskills Shortage

If implemented, over 20,000 computer science graduates a year across 100 UK universities could be taught cybersecurity.

ICO Issued Over £1m in Fines in 2014/15

ICO Issued Over £1m in Fines in 2014/15

UK information commissioner launches annual report

Online Piracy Swindling IP-holders out of $800bn

Online Piracy Swindling IP-holders out of $800bn

Web piracy rises 22% as gaming industry hit hard

Organizations Lack Maturity in Monitoring and Logging – Report

Organizations Lack Maturity in Monitoring and Logging – Report

CREST finds organizations lagging in their ability to spot and act on indicators of compromise

Trump Hotels Facing Likely Card Breach

Trump Hotels Facing Likely Card Breach

A string of fraudulent debit and credit card charges at several property locations appears to extend back to at least February 2015.

5,000 New Mobile Malware Strains Appear Every Day

5,000 New Mobile Malware Strains Appear Every Day

Banking trojans and other financial bugs make up a big chunk of the new strains: 50% of Android malware has a direct financial motivation.

Connected Devices Spark Digital Amnesia-And Insecurity

Connected Devices Spark Digital Amnesia-And Insecurity

Most Americans use mobile phones as an extension of their brains—but aren't securing them.

Venafi Snags $39Mn for Crypto Funding

Venafi Snags $39Mn for Crypto Funding

Intel Capital and other new investors led the round.

Fed Reserve: Chip and Signature Not Enough

Fed Reserve: Chip and Signature Not Enough

Chip and signature is a half-measure, falling short of the chip and PIN technology deployed throughout the rest of the world.

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