UK Enterprises to Compete for £70m in Government Cybersecurity Challenge

After 40 percent of UK businesses reported data breaches or security incidents in the past year, the government wants to completely “design out” complex cyber risks and attacks. To achieve this and ...
Bandwidth Security Is Critical in Wake of Rogue IoT Botnets Targeting Telecom Sector

Bandwidth Security Is Critical in Wake of Rogue IoT Botnets Targeting Telecom Sector

Bandwidth security against rogue IoT botnets could be the next critical investment priority for the telecommunications sector after a report from NOKIA found that 78 percent of network-based malware detection in CSP ...
Mobile Fraud, Threats Soar

Two Dozen Click Fraud Apps Found in Google Play

Attackers managed to pass Google’s defenses and place 22 Android apps on Google Play that engaged in sophisticated advertising click fraud when installed on users’ phones. The majority of the apps were ...
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Adobe Patches Zero-Day Flaw in Flash Player

Adobe Patches Zero-Day Flaw in Flash Player

Adobe Systems fixed a critical vulnerability in Flash Player that was publicly disclosed by a researcher earlier this month. The vulnerability, tracked as CVE-2018-15981, is a type confusion issue that can lead ...
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Things to Know WPA3 Protocol

Study: Most Home Routers Have Unpatched Vulnerabilities

A study performed by the non-profit American Consumer Institute (ACI) Center for Citizen Research revealed that the majority of home routers have tens of known vulnerabilities. For its research, the ACI used ...
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Sophisticated IoT Botnet Torii Uses 6 Persistence Methods

Sophisticated IoT Botnet Torii Uses 6 Persistence Methods

Security researchers have uncovered a new botnet targeting Linux-based devices that’s more sophisticated than Mirai and most other IoT botnets observed so far. Researchers from antivirus vendor Avast have dubbed the new ...
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NVR Software Flaw Threatens Thousands of Devices

NVR Software Flaw Threatens Thousands of Devices

A network video recorder (NVR) application used by organizations from around the world to control surveillance cameras contains a critical vulnerability that could expose devices to hacking. The flaw was found by ...
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US-CERT Warns About Attacks Against ERP Applications

US-CERT Warns About Attacks Against ERP Applications

The US-CERT arm of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has issued an alert warning organizations about an increase in attacks targeting Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) applications. The alert is based on ...
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Router Compromise Enables $1 Million Bank Cyberheist

Router Compromise Enables $1 Million Bank Cyberheist

A cybercriminal group known for targeting financial institutions has managed to steal almost $1 million from a large Russian bank after hacking into a router at one of its regional branches. The ...
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Hide-N-Seek IoT Botnet Starts Infecting Database Servers

Hide-N-Seek IoT Botnet Starts Infecting Database Servers

Hide ‘N Seek (HNS), an IoT botnet known for infecting home routers, IP cameras and digital video recorders, has recently started compromising NoSQL database servers. HNS was discovered by researchers from antivirus ...
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