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- November 11, 2016
Roundup: Russia-based APT group Pawn Storm expands spear-phishing attacks after Google's disclosure of a Windows zero-day. Plus, OpenSSL updates, IoT security and more.
- October 21, 2016
Malicious links from the DNC hacker group were responsible for account takeovers and leaked emails from the Clinton campaign chairman and Colin Powell.
- August 26, 2016
Intel and Kaspersky cooperate with authorities to snuff out Wildfire with a ransomware decryption tool and end the threat from a $79,000 per month campaign with over 5,000 victims.
- June 27, 2016
Hit by a ransomware attack, a NASCAR race team paid to restore data worth millions, then called on Malwarebytes to secure their systems -- and Malwarebytes joined up as a sponsor.
- June 02, 2016
IBM reports 30 'bug poaching' cyber extortion attacks in the past year, as black hat hackers aim to "help" enterprises by exploiting SQL injection vulnerabilities.
- May 11, 2016
Representatives in Congress have received a ransomware warning following an increased number of attacks perpetrated via phishing schemes.
- March 25, 2016
A series of ransomware attacks have been reported at hospitals in the U.S. and Canada, leading to experts recommending automated backup for enterprises.
- March 02, 2016
Sophos' James Lyne warns that cybercriminals are becoming more effective, thanks to document-based malware and advanced social engineering techniques.
- October 26, 2015
The Dridex malware has made a return, and attackers are once again using botnets to send the Trojan to banks, despite the Department of Justice making high-profile arrests last month.
- October 23, 2015
News roundup: Google to implement strictest DMARC policy in anti-phishing campaign. Plus: CISA is coming, the health care industry is lagging and SHA-1 is failing.
- October 20, 2015
CIA Director John Brennan had his email hacked multiple times, and the hacker found that Brennan stored potentially sensitive information in his AOL email account.
- October 20, 2015
It's important for online users to understand social media risks and the caution they should use when sharing personal information online.
- September 25, 2015
News roundup: More fingerprint records were stolen during the OPM breach than originally reported. Plus: the $1 million iOS bounty; DHS CISO calls for harsher phishing policies; Safe Harbor in hot water.
- September 21, 2015
For the first time, a large amount of iOS malware has made it past Apple's App Store security controls, potentially affecting hundreds of millions of users.
- August 27, 2015
A new report breaks down the potential costs associated with a phishing breach and claims that phishing training could cut those costs by as much as $1.8 million.