Hacking & Cyberattacks

‘Sea Turtle’ DNS hijacking attacks believed to be state-sponsored

A DNS hijacking campaign hitting governments and agencies in the Middle East and North Africa is believed to be the…

4 days ago

Zappos appeal in data breach case zapped by Supreme Court

Affected by the 2012 Zappos data breach? Don't worry, you still have a case against the retailer, according to the…

3 weeks ago

E-commerce fraud in UK increased significantly in 2018

A large spike in UK e-commerce fraud should alarm security experts — as well as anyone who ever buys anything…

3 weeks ago

Counter-Strike video game becomes a part of botnet

Counter-Strike players may be getting more than they bargained for. A new report says gamers of the online shooter may…

4 weeks ago

10 biggest 2018 data breaches — and what they mean for 2019

Ransomware and malware attacks hit big victims last year. This look at the biggest 2018 data breaches will keep us…

1 month ago

Aluminum giant Norsk Hydro experiences serious ransomware attack

Aluminum producing giant Norsk Hydro is dealing with major disruptions in production and falling share price in the wake of…

1 month ago

North Country Business Products hack affects several other companies

North Country Business Products, a large provider of POS services, has revealed a major breach of security that is affecting…

2 months ago

What we can learn from the biggest 2018 data breaches

The biggest 2018 data breaches had one common thread — companies were clueless. Here’s what we can learn from their…

2 months ago

Sydney Airport to implement major security upgrades

Sydney Airport is taking its cybersecurity policies to the woodshed and improving as much as possible with a new round-the-clock…

2 months ago

Bogus Flash Player update targets millions of Mac users with adware

Mac users are not safe from malware, despite their faulty idea of being a protected class of computer users. Case-in-point:…

3 months ago