Mandia Replaces DeWalt as FireEye CEO
FireEye has announced that CEO David DeWalt is to step down as CEO, to be replaced by Kevin Mandia.
Android Flaw Affects Millions of Devices Going Back 5 Years
It gives attackers access to victims’ SMS databases and phone history, and allows them to access the internet—all undetected.
Samsung IoT Flaws Open the Door for Home Invaders—Literally
Thieves can unlock physical doors, trigger fake fire alarms, reprogram home security settings, disable vacation mode for smart-home devices and more.
ADP W-2 Breach a Perfect Example of 'FlowJacking'
HR giant ADP, which provides payroll, tax and benefits administration for more than 640,000 companies, was hit hard by identity thieves.
Online Fraud to Hit $25 Billion by 2020 – Report
Juniper Research reckons US switch to chip and PIN will have major effect
Hotel Security Warning after Spearphishing Email Spotted
Panda Security intercepts highly targeted attack
Blackpool NHS Trust Hit with £185K Privacy Fine
ICO gets tough after staff details went online for 10 months
‘Disappearing Drives’ Top Reason for Data Loss
This may be caused by failing hardware or voltage fluctuations, and highlights the need to run regular backups for the data.
Russian Hacker Puts Millions of Gmail, Yahoo, Mail.ru Accounts Up for Sale—Report
Hold Security has uncovered 272.3 million stolen credentials for the world's largest webmail providers, for sale on the Dark Web.
Researchers Become Top Target for DDoS
The attack type of choice against researchers was network time protocol (NTP), with some victims receiving attacks almost daily.
Facebook Awards $10,000 Bug Bounty to 10-Year-Old
Finnish lad set to splash out on new bike after finding Instagram flaw
Introducing Infy: A Decade-Long Attack Campaign from Iran
Palo Alto uncovers a highly focused cyber espionage threat