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Hackers See Privileged Accounts as Best Route to Sensitive Data

Hackers See Privileged Accounts as Best Route to Sensitive Data

A Black Hat survey also showed that 27% said user email accounts was the easiest path to disclosing sensitive data.

Ukrainian Man Arrested Over NotPetya Distribution

Ukrainian Man Arrested Over NotPetya Distribution

Nikopol resident posted detailed video online

Beijing Probes Web Giants for ‘Illegal’ Content

Beijing Probes Web Giants for ‘Illegal’ Content

Clampdown continues ahead of Party Congress

Ex-MI5 Boss Evans: Don’t Undermine Encryption

Ex-MI5 Boss Evans: Don’t Undermine Encryption

Jonathan Evans is latest expert to argue against backdoors

1,000+ SonicSpy Apps Spread Fresh Android Spyware

1,000+ SonicSpy Apps Spread Fresh Android Spyware

They pretend to be trustworthy apps in well-known marketplaces, including Google Play.

APT28 Mounts Spy Campaign Using Hotel Networks

APT28 Mounts Spy Campaign Using Hotel Networks

The effort, which uses the EternalBlue exploit, is focused on collecting information on or from hotel guests of interest.

Cyber-attack Volume Doubled in First Half of 2017

Cyber-attack Volume Doubled in First Half of 2017

F-Secure Labs has logged an overall increase of 223% in traffic to its honeypots as compared with H2 2016.

Thingbots Set to Underpin the Darknet of the Future

Thingbots Set to Underpin the Darknet of the Future

Although IoT botnets like Mirai are known for launching DDoS attacks, they’re also being used in vigilante thingbots.

Malware-Laden DNA Could Attack Lab Machines

Malware-Laden DNA Could Attack Lab Machines

Researchers produce synthetic DNA containing malware for remote control

TalkTalk Gets £100K Fine After Wipro Fraud

TalkTalk Gets £100K Fine After Wipro Fraud

Staff at outsourcer said to have taken advantage of poor security

Kaspersky Lab Joy as Microsoft Relents on Third-Party AV

Kaspersky Lab Joy as Microsoft Relents on Third-Party AV

Redmond will make concessions in autumn Windows 10 update

Cyber-Attacks Soar by a Quarter as Phishing Dominates

Cyber-Attacks Soar by a Quarter as Phishing Dominates

NTT Security report reveals manufacturers were under fire in Q2

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