Infosecurity News

ISIS Likely Behind Cyber-attack Unmasking Syrian Rebels

ISIS Likely Behind Cyber-attack Unmasking Syrian Rebels

A citizen media group critical of ISIS was recently targeted in a customized digital attack designed to unmask their location.

Impersonator Bots See Steady Increase in Traffic

Impersonator Bots See Steady Increase in Traffic

While total bot activity dropped more than 10% this past year, the bulk of the decline reflects a steady drop in bots associated with RSS services.

AutoIT-based POS Malware 'Sparks' Fresh Threat

AutoIT-based POS Malware 'Sparks' Fresh Threat

A variant of the Alina malware, used to scrape credit card (CC) data from point of sale (POS) software, has been rampaging its way through the wild lately.

Experts Warn of Mobile Ransomware Deluge on Social Media

Experts Warn of Mobile Ransomware Deluge on Social Media

Bitdefender claims cyber-criminals will look to new channels to spread malware in 2015

Sony Faces Multi-Million Dollar Lawsuits Following Cyber Attack

Sony Faces Multi-Million Dollar Lawsuits Following Cyber Attack

Employees feel let down by movie giant after their personal data was exposed

Critical Flaw Hits Millions of Home Routers

Critical Flaw Hits Millions of Home Routers

Misfortune Cookie a ‘wake-up call’ for embedded device industry

Sony Pulls $40 Million Movie After Cyber Attack

Sony Pulls $40 Million Movie After Cyber Attack

Cinema chains refuse to screen 'The Interview'

London Teenager Pleads Guilty to Spamhaus DDoS

London Teenager Pleads Guilty to Spamhaus DDoS

Denial of service blitz last year was largest ever recorded at the time

Icann Spear Phishing Attack Strikes at the Heart of the Internet

Icann Spear Phishing Attack Strikes at the Heart of the Internet

Hackers compromised the Centralized Zone Data System

Google Implements Content Security Policy for Gmail

Google Implements Content Security Policy for Gmail

CSP takes aim at XSS and prevents extensions from loading unsafe code.

Sen. Franken Blasts Uber Over 'God View' Customer Tracking

Sen. Franken Blasts Uber Over 'God View' Customer Tracking

The car service hasn't answered many questions regarding its physical tracking of customers.

Banks Say Thieves Motored Away with Park-n-Fly Card Data

Banks Say Thieves Motored Away with Park-n-Fly Card Data

Evidence suggests that payment card data for online reservations at 50 locations may have been lifted by hackers.