IBM Security: The Critical Solution for a World at Risk

I started in tech working for IBM and what makes the company unique is not its age—over 100 years—but the fact that it has since the beginning of when I got to ...
DOJ Says Iran Targeted American Voters with Threatening Emails

DOJ Says Iran Targeted American Voters with Threatening Emails

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) said Iran was responsible for an attack campaign that targeted American voters with threatening emails. On October 21, the Justice Department held a press conference in ...

Trickbot Botnet Update | Avast

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TrickBot, a malware network that is often described as one of the world’s largest with at least a million PCs, is once again in the news. Earlier this month, the botnet was ...
ManagedMethods 2020 Gold Winner Education Cloud-Based Solution Golden Bridge Awards

ManagedMethods Recognized as the “Education Cloud-Based Solution” Gold Winner in the 2020 Golden Bridge Awards

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BOULDER, Colo.—October 21, 2020—ManagedMethods, the leading Google Workspace and Microsoft 365 cybersecurity, student safety and compliance platform for K-12 school districts, today announced the company has been named the Gold winner in ...
Montréal Public Transport Agency Discloses Ransomware Attack

Montréal Public Transport Agency Discloses Ransomware Attack

A public transport agency operating in Montréal announced that a ransomware attack had affected its website and other systems. The Société de transport de Montréal (STM) disclosed the infection on a web ...
Ransomware Gang Donated Part of Ransom Demands to Charities

Ransomware Gang Donated Part of Ransom Demands to Charities

A budding ransomware group donated part of the ransom demands that it had previously extorted from its victims to two charities. On October 13, the Darkside ransomware group announced the donations in ...
GUEST ESSAY: ‘CyberXchange’ presents a much-needed platform for cybersecurity purchases

GUEST ESSAY: ‘CyberXchange’ presents a much-needed platform for cybersecurity purchases

There is no shortage of innovative cybersecurity tools and services that can help companies do a much better job of defending their networks.Related: Welcome to the CyberXchange MarketplaceIn the U.S. alone, in ...

Tackling Bias In AI | Avast

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An interesting group from various disciplines came together to discuss AI bias at Avast’s CyberSec&AI Connected virtual conference this month. The event showcased leading academics and tech professionals from around the world ...
Albion Online gamers told to change passwords following forum hack

Albion Online gamers told to change passwords following forum hack

Hacker exploited forum vulnerability, and offered stolen database for sale Players advised to change their passwords Sandbox Interactive, the developers of the free medieval fantasy video game Albion Online, have warned players ...
Rapper Who Bragged About Defrauding US CARES Act Program Could Face Up to 22 Years in Prison

Rapper Who Bragged About Defrauding US CARES Act Program Could Face Up to 22 Years in Prison

A rapper who bragged about fleecing the US Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) on YouTube was arrested for allegedly defrauding the government of $1.2 million in benefits, the Department of Justice (DOJ) disclosed ...