Russian Spies Charged Over 2014 Yahoo Hack
US authorities have charged four people, including two Russian spies, over the 2014 hack on Yahoo, which exposed 500 million accounts
Wide Swath of Corporate America Exposed in D&B Leak
About 33 million records of personal information on employees of government and Fortune 100 companies have been leaked.
WhatsApp, Telegram Flaw Allows Takeover for Millions of Accounts
Attackers can access victims’ personal and group conversations, photos, videos, shared files, contact list and more.
Gender Inequality Runs Rampant in Cybersecurity
Every key market on the globe suffers from a lack of women in the workforce, severe wage gaps and a dearth of female executives.
Managing Mobile Workers Too Complex & Expensive for Many Businesses
Organizations recognize the threat posed by mobile workers, but many lack technology and policies to deal with it
Third-Party App Hack Results in Hijack of Thousands of Twitter Accounts
Accounts belonging to BBC, Amnesty and security expert Graham Cluley among those used to send pro-Turkey messages
Cyber-espionage Tops Security Threats to Businesses
Trend Micro’s research suggests headlines about Russian hacking of elections is spreading fear among Euro and US organizations
Ransomware Cost Businesses $1bn in 2016
About 33% of respondents have experienced a ransomware attack in the past 12 months.
Cyber-criminal Tactics Get Incredibly Sophisticated
There’s really no difference between the TTPs used by state-sponsored actors and those used by the financially motivated.
PetrWrap, the "Almost Flawless" Ransomware
Cyber-criminals are stealing from their peers in the latest ransomware family example, dubbed PetrWrap.
Facebook Bans Developers from Using Data for Surveillance Tools
Social network giant tweaks terms and conditions to stop developers from creating tools that could be used to spy on people
#CYBERUK17: Cybersecurity Key to Protecting Economy & Way of Life, says NCSC CEO
Private and public sectors must work together protect the security of data, defending paid for services but also critical systems and Democratic rights