Hackers are Spreading Malware via Yahoo Ads

Hackers Spread Malware

Hackers are using Yahoo’s ad network to spread malware to hundreds of millions of internet users. Cybercriminals are utilising Yahoo’s own ad network to deliver malware to hundreds of millions of visitors to some of the internet giant’s most popular websites. Hugely popular websites including Yahoo.com itself, as well as the portal’s sports, finance, celebrity […]

Continuous Exposure of Zero-Day Phishing Campaigns

Zero-Day Phishing Campaigns

US-CERT published an advisory titled, “TA15-213A: Recent Email Phishing Campaigns – Mitigation and Response Recommendations”. One of the vulnerabilities leveraged in these new phishing campaigns is a use-after-free (UAF) vulnerability in Adobe Flash (CVE-2015-5119). This vulnerability is particularly interesting because it was leaked as a result of the hack and subsequent dump of HackingTeam’s email and […]

US Federal Agencies Launches “30-Day Cybersecurity Sprint” Program

30-Day Cybersecurity Sprint

Following a number of high profile security breaches (such as OPM and IRS), US federal agencies have been scrambling to patch their cybersecurity systems after Federal CIO Tony Scott announced a ’30-day cybersecurity sprint’. This has encouraged agencies to ditch outdated, vulnerable security methods such as passwords for enhanced security techniques like two-factor authentication (strong […]

Big Brands are Robusting Security and Compliance Capabilities

Robusting Security and Compliance Capabilities

Intralinks VIA customers include KPMG Dublin, Cairn Energy, and the New York Giants Intralinks Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: IL), a leading, global SaaS provider of secure enterprise content collaboration solutions, announces growing demand for Intralinks VIA as the focus on security, data privacy and regulatory requirements continues to grow. Intralinks VIA customers include: Midwest BankCentre, KPMG […]

UK Consumers Don’t Trust Big Brands to keep their Financial Information Secure

financial information isn’t secure with big brands

Four in five consumers aren’t confident that their financial information is secure when dealing with big brands who take card payments over the phone, according to a new survey by Elitetele.com. In addition to this, a third (33%) don’t believe their data is more safe today than it was five years ago. These concerns highlight […]

Reducing the Attack Surface and Increasing the Security Controls over Heterogeneous Networks

Security Controls over Heterogeneous Networks

Tufin® announces the launch of the latest release of the award-winning Tufin Orchestration Suite™ R15-2 which enables organisations to efficiently manage, visualise and control security policies across their entire physical network and hybrid cloud platforms through automation and analytics. Tufin Orchestration Suite R15-2 brings customers improved security through automated application connectivity decommissioning and adds additional […]

Cybersecurity and Geopolitics are Twisted

What is the relation between growing security spending, increasing hacking attacks and falling economy? Have you ever thought how the global economy and geopolitics influence cybersecurity and cybercrime? Some people may think these are two completely different domains, however they are strongly and permanently related. An interesting example came up during our recent security awareness project at […]