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Russian Ebury Botnet Herder Jailed for Four Years

Russian Ebury Botnet Herder Jailed for Four Years

Maxim Senakh said to have helped generate millions of dollars from scams

Infosec Pros: AI Could Soon Be Used Against Us

Infosec Pros: AI Could Soon Be Used Against Us

Cylance study also finds Russia is now perceived as biggest threat to US

FCC Imposes $82M Fine for Spoofed Pernicious Robocalls

FCC Imposes $82M Fine for Spoofed Pernicious Robocalls

Calls targeted the elderly, the infirm and low-income families, “the dumber and more broke the better.”

Ah the Irony: WannaCry Defender Arrested on Hacking Charges

Ah the Irony: WannaCry Defender Arrested on Hacking Charges

The researcher that found WannaCry's kill switch has been arrested for authoring the Kronos banking malware.

WannaCry Attackers Empty Bitcoin Ransom Wallets and Disappear

WannaCry Attackers Empty Bitcoin Ransom Wallets and Disappear

More than $140,000 worth of Bitcoin ransom has been laundered and emptied from three online wallets.

Insider Threats: Just 18% Have Incident Response Plans

Insider Threats: Just 18% Have Incident Response Plans

SANS study warns organisations aren’t detecting incidents effectively

Malicious SSL Traffic Doubles in Six Months

Malicious SSL Traffic Doubles in Six Months

Zscaler warns of bad guys hiding in encrypted traffic

Symantec Sells Certificates Business for $950m

Symantec Sells Certificates Business for $950m

DigiCert will face a tough task reviving the under-fire business

Shades of Sony: Scope of HBO Hack Widens

Shades of Sony: Scope of HBO Hack Widens

The hackers have apparently gained access to much more than a few pieces of content, including corporate email.

UK Data Protection Bill, Incorporating GDPR, Expected in September

UK Data Protection Bill, Incorporating GDPR, Expected in September

A bill enshrining the EU's GDPR regulation into UK law could be introduced in Parliament in just a few weeks.

Pharma Giant Merck Sees Petya Profit Hit for Rest of 2017

Pharma Giant Merck Sees Petya Profit Hit for Rest of 2017

Merck said it still doesn’t know the full magnitude of the impact of the attack.

FireEye Confirms Details of Two Customers were Exposed

FireEye Confirms Details of Two Customers were Exposed

FireEye has confirmed that business documents related to two separate customers in Israel have been ‘exposed’.

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