Hacking & Cyberattacks

Hardening your technology infrastructure in preparation for a DDoS attack

By establishing these 11 appropriate controls beforehand, your organization will be better positioned to withstand and survive a DDoS attack.

2 days ago

Ransomware threats: Cybercriminals take their wares to the next level

As companies and individuals harden their defenses against ransomware, hackers are creating new and more virulent ransomware threats.

2 days ago

Cyberfraud and the growing threat of organized retail crime

Cyberfraud perpetrated by organized retail crime costs businesses an eye-popping $30 billion each year. Can anything be done about it?

1 week ago

Ransomware attack ravages telemarketing firm Heritage Co.

Things at The Heritage Co. went from bad to worse after the Arkansas-based telemarketing firm badly mishandled a ransomware attack.

3 weeks ago

Twitter patches security issue for Android app, users urged to update

Twitter is warning users about an exploitable security issue in its Android app. The app has been patched — and…

3 weeks ago

Rooster Teeth experiences data breach, Magecart implicated

Hip entertainment website Rooster Teeth says it experienced a data breach, and InfoSec researchers suspect the notorious Magecart hackers are…

4 weeks ago

Data breach at IT firm Conor leaks millions of records

Conor, a South Africa-based information and communication technologies company, is in deep trouble after a massive data breach.

4 weeks ago

Church’s Chicken company-owned restaurants experience data breach

Another day another data breach. This time it’s the fast-food chain Church’s Chicken, where company-owned restaurants in 11 states were…

2 months ago

Upscale New York City restaurants experience data breach

Catch Hospitality Group, an operator of upscale restaurants, says its New York City-based bistros have been hit by a data…

2 months ago

Lizard Squad threatening UK Labour Party with cyberattacks

Lizard Squad, cybercriminals who most notably target gaming servers with DDoS attacks, have turned their attention to the United Kingdom’s…

2 months ago