Scranos Rootkit Operation Turns Global; Enterprises to Improve Security Posture

Sophisticated threats remain one of the main concerns in enterprises today. As environments grow in complexity, malware actors find innovative ways to infiltrate overlooked entry points in the network, hiding behind the ...

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 ...

Cybercrime to Cost $5.2 Trillion over Next 5 Years; High-Tech Industry Most at Risk

Businesses are struggling to develop cyber resilience to fend off attacks as they seek to create flawless operations and to scale systems. Efficient cybersecurity in an advancing digital economy is no easy ...
Top Security Challenges for the Financial Services Industry in 2018

Top Security Challenges for the Financial Services Industry in 2018

The financial services industry falls victim to cybersecurity attacks 300 times more often than any other. 47.5% of financial institutions were breached in the past year, while 58.5% have experienced an advanced ...

US Couldn’t Handle Catastrophic Cyberattack on Power Grid, Government Warns

Key infrastructures are in the crossfire of cyberwarfare. Growing threats and sophisticated nation-state attacks backed by North Korea, China and Russia jeopardize public safety and national security. Which one is the bigger ...
Why are companies still vulnerable to ransomware?

DHS, FBI Alert: SamSam Ransomware Zeroes In on Critical Computer Networks in US

An activity alert by the US Department of Homeland Security and the FBI this week warns organizations from multiple industries in critical infrastructures that they are a top target for SamSam ransomware, ...

2018 Is the Worst Year for Corporate Security; Executives Lack Cohesive Security Plan

Security executives fear cyberattacks will heavily target critical infrastructures in the near future, but they don’t seem to be doing much about enforcing security policies that also cover IoT devices. Despite the ...

Researchers Use Machine Learning, Cybersecurity Practices to Secure US Power Grid

In 2015, Russian hackers shut down Ukraine’s electrical grid after infecting the infrastructure with malware. It was only a matter of time until they would target the US power system. As of ...