Amid geopolitical tensions between China and several countries, most notably India and the USA, the first casualty has been a free and open internet.
Washington State has been hit by a "sprawling, multifaceted cyberattack" according to sources close to the matter, Bloomberg has reported.
When the topic of network and security convergence is in discussion, the song ‘Don’t Believe the Hype’ from the 80’s hip hop group ‘Public Enemy’ comes to mind.
Adam Hunt is the CTO of RiskIQ, a cybersecurity company that specialises in attack surface intelligence.
An organisation is only as strong as its cyber defences.
A patient at Duesseldorf University Hospital in Germany has died after the hospital suffered a cyberattack.
Infostealers were the most common type of malware in attachments sent in a Covid-themed email in the first half of the year.
The UK’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has issued a security alert to the education sector warning that cybercriminals are looking to target schools, colleges and universities with cyberattacks as students return after the summer.
The US Department of Veteran Affairs has suffered a data breach, with the personal information of 46,000 veterans affected.
Zoom has added two-factor authentication (2FA) to its video communications platform, a long-awaited feature that will provide a security boost.
Researchers at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) and Purdue University have uncovered a Bluetooth security flaw that could allow an attacker to connect to a user device without authentication.
Security researchers have discovered a new strain of malware that targets voice over internet protocol (VoIP) software switches to steal private data such as call detail records (CDRs).
The number of whistleblower reports made to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) concerning data breaches increased by 34% in the last year, bringing it to a record high.
The chair of the Council of Europe’s data protection “Convention 108” committee and the Council of Europe’s Data Protection Commissioner have both called for the adoption of international legal standards for data protection following the Shrems II judgement.
Robert McNutt is the CTO of Forescout, a cybersecurity company that specialises in protecting the 'enterprise of things'.
CrowdStrike has reported an earnings and revenue beat in its second-quarter results as the cybersecurity company benefited from a rise in subscriptions and strong demand for endpoint protection among remote workforces.
Digitalisation now has a grip on every single industry, from agriculture to construction to healthcare.
The New Zealand Stock Exchange has been temporarily shut down for the second day in a row due to a cyberattack.
Lazarus Group, a hacking organisation that has been linked to North Korea, has been attributed to global cyberattack campaign targeting companies in the cryptocurrency space.
Distributed denial of Service (DDoS) attacks have increased by 542% compared with the previous quarter during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Cybersecurity startup Cobalt has raised $29m in a Series B funding round to expand its Pentest as a Service (PtaaS) platform, which is designed to challenge software security testing.
Social media platforms Instagram, TikTok and YouTube have suffered a large-scale data breach, affecting nearly 235 million accounts.
With many employees now working from home, and numerous organisations looking to implement digital transformation at an unprecedented pace, the Covid-19 pandemic has brought with it many new challenges for chief information security officers (CISOs), often while contending with shrinking budgets.
A vishing campaign could have been behind Twitter's recent hack, which saw many high-profile accounts taken over by attackers.
Hotel group Marriott International faces a London class-action lawsuit over a 2018 data breach that saw 339 million customer records stolen by hackers.
Cybersecurity startup Cyware has announced that it has raised $10m in a Series A funding round to expand amid growing demand for its automated threat intelligence and response product due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Startup The Privacy Co has exited stealth mode by launching its app Priiv to help users protect against privacy theft.
Slack has announced a range of new security features, certificates and integrations, including a verification system that creates an additional obstacle for would-be phishing scammers attempting to infiltrate the workplace communication platform.
The use of live automatic facial recognition by South Wales Police Force has been ruled unlawful by the Court of Appeal.
Data sharing between the UK and the EU is at serious risk post-Brexit as the trading bloc is likely to regard the UK as being as bad as the US when it comes to privacy issues, a law firm has warned.