New ‘Moker’ Malware can Alter Security Measures

New 'Moker' Malware

A new malware dubbed “Moker” has been discovered. The malware is said to be unique since it bypasses and disables security measures, achieves system privileges, can be controlled without requiring internet connectivity, and takes great measures in order to bypass posthumous research once detected. The malware was spotted as an Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) that exhibits […]

Addressing Security Vulnerabilities in SDN and NFV Networks

Vulnerabilities in SDN and NFV Networks

Telco Systems launched a new cyber-security solution NFV CyberGuard. The solution is designed to help telecom service providers to protect against potential security vulnerabilities resulting from deploying new SDN (Software Defined Networks) and NFV (Network Function Virtualization) technologies and infrastructures. SDN and NFV technologies allow service providers to transform their existing infrastructure into more IT […]

Report Reveals Health Care Security Gaps

Health Care Security Gaps

Ninety-One Percent of Health Care Workers Believe Their Organizations are Cybercrime Targets Trustwave® released the 2015 Security Health Check Report—based on a survey of 398 full-time health care professionals—that quantifies the security snags and shortcomings facing the health care industry. According to the study, 91 percent of technical respondents believe criminals are increasingly targeting health […]

Prolific Cybercrime Gang Favours Legit Login Credentials

Legit Login Credentials

The cybercriminal group tied to numerous payment card breaches including Goodwill and best known by its so-called “RawPOS” malware employed legitimate user credentials to access its targets’ networks. No 0days. No spearphishing. Tim Erlin, director of security and product management at Tripwire have the following comments on it. [su_note note_color=”#ffffcc” text_color=”#00000″]Tim Erlin, Director of Security […]

American Express Phishing Campaign Currently Circulating

Phishing Campaign

Reports earlier this week from the National Crime Agency has placed a spotlight on the seriousness of cyber attacks, with criminals working around the clock devising increasingly complex ways to steal banking credentials. Appriver has uncovered a phishing scam, purporting to be from American Express, currently circulating trying to do just this. While phishing campaigns of […]

Representing Britain in the First European Cyber Security Challenge

European Cyber Security Challenge

Ten of the UK’s best code-breakers are competing to make the UK European cyber security champions Team players are aged 15-29 and include students at schools, colleges and universities as well as  industry newcomers The team is being coached and mentored by Cyber Security Challenge UK, IRM and Raytheon The competition is taking place in […]

Deliver Secure and Trusted Linux Containers to the Enterprise

Deliver Secure and Trusted Linux Containers to the Enterprise

Collaboration to help developers, customers and partners build and run trusted, secure applications with Red Hat container technologies Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world’s leading provider of open source solutions, and Black Duck Software, a global leader in automated solutions for securing and managing open source software, announced a collaboration to establish a secure […]