Infosecurity News

Online Shopping Risk Looms on Black Friday

Online Shopping Risk Looms on Black Friday

Mark Stanislav, security researcher at Duo Security, lays out top tips for staying safe with e-commerce.

CryptoPHP Offers Free CMS Plug-ins that Hide Backdoors

CryptoPHP Offers Free CMS Plug-ins that Hide Backdoors

Backdoored Joomla, WordPress and Drupal themes and plug-ins are being used to compromise webservers on a large scale.

Real-Time Threat Detection a Best Defense Against Targeted Attacks

Real-Time Threat Detection a Best Defense Against Targeted Attacks

McAfee found that enterprises are the most effective against targeted attacks when they perform real-time, multi-variable analysis of subtle attack activity.

British Army Bins BYOD Due to Russian Hacking Fears

British Army Bins BYOD Due to Russian Hacking Fears

Army says soldiers must conduct exercises in Poland offline

Budding Brazilian Hackers Get Online Training from $46

Budding Brazilian Hackers Get Online Training from $46

Trend Micro report exposes the underground economy of the South American nation

Surveillance Camera Flaw Leaves Hackers in Control

Surveillance Camera Flaw Leaves Hackers in Control

Rapid7 finds three vulnerabilities in Hikvision DVRs

Russians Spy on UK Baby Monitor, CCTV and Webcam Feeds

Russians Spy on UK Baby Monitor, CCTV and Webcam Feeds

Hundreds of feeds from baby monitors, CCTV cameras and webcams from UK homes and businesses have been hacked and uploaded onto a Russian website.

Google Takes Aim at XSS with Web App Scanner & Testbed

Google Takes Aim at XSS with Web App Scanner & Testbed

95% of XSS vulnerabilities can be used to perform sophisticated drive-by-download attacks, infecting users who open a harmless-looking URL they trust.

(ISC)² Kicks Off Planning for Government Cyber-defense Event

(ISC)² Kicks Off Planning for Government Cyber-defense Event

The CyberSecureGov training program will include both management and technical tracks featuring speakers from government, industry and academia.

WhatsApp Begins End-to-End Encryption Roll Out

WhatsApp Begins End-to-End Encryption Roll Out

Privacy boost for users will not please spy agencies

Asia Tigers Set to Roar with 2015 Mobile DDoS Blitz

Asia Tigers Set to Roar with 2015 Mobile DDoS Blitz

Vietnam, Indonesia and India all pegged as up and coming attack sources

City of London Police in Square Mile Cyber Terror Attack Warning

City of London Police in Square Mile Cyber Terror Attack Warning

Commissioner seeks closer ties with New York as financial centers brace for future threats