Several high profile international organisations, including the UN, have fallen victim to an extensive spear-phishing campaign.
A new breed of application program interface (API) management providers are looking to fill the security gaps where traditional vendors fall short. These API security startups showed up in full force at this month’s API World in California.
A former member of elite hacker group w00w00, Dug Song co-founded Duo Security in 2010 with Jon Oberheide, specialising in multi-factor authentication.
By now phishing attacks, in which an attacker impersonates trusted organisation to obtain sensitive information, are familiar to many internet users. However, what if the attack came from a trusted boss, colleague or friend?
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When it comes to taking action on cybersecurity, many businesses are freezing over concerns that they cannot match the capabilities of hackers.
Home Group, one of the UK’s biggest housing associations, has suffered a data breach in which thousands of personal details are believed to have been stolen.
A vast leak of a database belonging to reservations management system Autoclerk exposing 179GB of personal data, including those belonging to US military, government and Department of Homeland Security personnel, has been condemned by the cybersecurity industry.
A partnership between the UK government and chipmaker Arm to develop new chip technologies that are more resistant to cyberattacks has been welcomed by the cybersecurity industry.
Renowned sociologist Ulrich Beck explained how modern society was becoming a “Risk Society” in that “it is increasingly occupied with debating, preventing and managing risks that it itself has produced”.
Germany has announced that it will not preemptively exclude Huawei’s 5G technology from being used in its mobile networks.
Social robots are on the rise, and with the ability to easily gain our trust, they could easily be used to perform cybercriminal activity, such as heists that involve gaining access to secure buildings, according to research published today.
Despite the prediction that the global biometrics market will grow to over $24 billion by 2023, only 30% of that growth market will come from North America.
A Dutch website where users share reviews, experiences and tips on the sex industry has been compromised by hackers, exposing the details of its 250,000 users that had signed up to use the forum and leaving them vulnerable to exploitation.
In an era when some of the largest corporations in the world have failed to properly secure the personal data of billions of people, lawmakers have become keen to push legislation aimed at giving consumers greater control over their personal data.
Ireland’s Data Protection Commission (DPC) has concluded its investigation into Facebook’s WhatsApp, with the tech giants accused of breaching the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
Deliveroo, Dominos and Papa Johns are among food delivery companies most often targeted by cybercriminals.
The United Kingdom’s High Court has granted a group litigation order, allowing customers affected by British Airway’s (BA) 2018 data breach to launch mass legal action against the airline.
The proliferation of “stupid” internet-connected smart devices will be the “IT asbestos of the future”, cybersecurity expert Mikko Hyppönen has warned.
A FIFA 20 data leak has compromised the personal data of more than 1,600 players of the Electronic Arts (EA) video game franchise.
The threat of potentially huge fines was one of the biggest talking points in the run up to the EU GDPR.
5G will create the biggest future cybersecurity threat according to Rik Ferguson, vice president of security research at Trend Micro.
Cloud content management company Box has launched a new content security product to assist in preventing accidental data leakages and “help enterprises secure their most important information”.
Casbaneiro wants to steal your cryptocurrency… but not by installing a crypto miner to leach off of your computer power, or demanding a Bitcoin ransom to regain access to your files.
Tom Van de Wiele gets paid to break into a company and steal their secrets.
As digital connections between businesses, suppliers and customers have grown deeper and more frequent, the risk of data breaches and cyberattacks spreading via those connections has escalated.
Users of popular word game app Words With Friends are being advised to change their passwords as game developer Zynga suffers large-scale data breach.
In September 2018, almost 50 million Facebook users were left exposed by a security breach.
Food delivery company DoorDash has announced that it has been the victim of a data breach impacting 4.9 million accounts, the second major cybersecurity incident to hit the company.
Microsoft’s Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP), a popular tool among IT system administrators, is an increasingly attractive method of attack that allows cybercriminals to remain undetected, according to cybersecurity firm Vectra.