September 16, 2015 Added by:Steve Durbin
In today’s global, connected society, businesses of all sizes must prepare for the unknown so they have the flexibility to withstand unexpected and high impact security events. To take advantage of emerging trends in both technology and cyberspace, organizations need to manage risks in ways beyond those traditionally handled by the information security function, since new attacks will impact bot...
June 25, 2015 Added by:Malwarebytes
Dutch security firm Fox-IT has identified the payload as a new version of Tinba, a well-known banking piece of malware.
June 25, 2015 Added by:Tripwire Inc
In the beginning, there were stack buffer overflows everywhere.
June 18, 2015 Added by:Eduard Kovacs
The use of static keys and other encryption issues expose numerous organizations that rely on SAP products to malicious hacker attacks, researchers have warned.
June 10, 2015 Added by:Ronnie Tokazowski
For those who may have lost track of time, it’s 2015, and phishing is still a thing. Hackers are breaking into networks, stealing millions of dollars, and the current state of the Internet is pretty grim.
June 08, 2015 Added by:Ronnie Tokazowski
In the early days of malware, we all remember analyzing samples of IRC botnets that were relatively simple, where the malware would connect to a random port running IRC, joining the botnet and waiting for commands from their leader. In this day and age, it’s slightly different.
June 04, 2015 Added by:Eduard Kovacs
The trust-based foundations of whitelisting make it more difficult for organizations to properly protect their networks against cyber threats, Kaspersky Lab researchers have warned.
June 04, 2015 Added by:Anthony M. Freed
Do-it-yourself malware toolkits have been available on the black market for a long time, but now researchers have discovered the first ransomware variation for creating your own extortion campaigns – and it’s free to use.
June 04, 2015 Added by:Aaron Higbee
There is an entire cottage industry of people who go to great lengths to upgrade partial data to make it more valuable. On the Dark Web, one can easily find postings buying and selling this kind of partial information.
June 01, 2015 Added by:Anthony M. Freed
The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) has released the proposal for regulatory control of the export of malware and zero-day exploits for a sixty-day public comment period, and the reaction from the security community and other interested parties is already definitively negative.
May 25, 2015 Added by:Tripwire Inc
For some reason, Europe’s ‘The Final Countdown’ was playing in my head as I sat and pondered this write-up. I suppose that’s fitting given that we are about to cross the 60-day mark until Windows Server 2003 goes End-of-Life.
May 25, 2015 Added by:Joe Weiss
One of the most important aspects in addressing ICS cyber security is the concept of “systems of systems”. Unlike IT where you can test a box and label it and the system secure, control system cyber security requires testing the overall system.
May 12, 2015 Added by:Eduard Kovacs
The developers of MacKeeper, the controversial utility software suite for OS X, have patched a critical vulnerability that could have been exploited to remotely execute arbitrary code on affected systems.
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