BlackEnergy Malware being used in Other Sectors

BlackEnergy Malware being used in Other Sectors

Researchers  have discovered that hackers have evolved the Black Energy Malware to infiltrate other sectors. It was first seen when hackers used BlackEnergy to take down the Ukrainian Power grid affecking more than 1 million Ukrainians. Now Trend Micro is reporting that the malware have also been found along with KillDisk in a Ukrainian mining […]

CIA Email Hack

CIA Email Hack

Following this weekend’s news that a teenager has been arrested on suspicion of gaining access to CIA Director John Brennan’s email address, David Emm, principal security researcher at Kaspersky Lab have the following comments on it. [su_note note_color=”#ffffcc” text_color=”#00000″]David Emm, Principal Security Researcher at Kaspersky Lab: The recent news that a 16-year-old is suspected of […]

Warns of Netflix Malware and Scams

Warns of Netflix Malware and Scams

Hackers are mixing in fake Netflix files with downloaders to grab banking information. They have also combined some phishing attacks. Craig Young, computer security researcher for cyber security company Tripwire have the following comments on it. [su_note note_color=”#ffffcc” text_color=”#00000″]Craig Young, Cybersecurity Researcher at Tripwire : “The malvertising industry is booming and its perpetrators will use […]

Reveals Vision for a Secure Internet of Things

Reveals Vision for a Secure Internet of Things

The prpl Foundation, an open-source, community-driven, collaborative, non-profit foundation supporting the next gen connected devices industry, has announced availability of a new document entitled Security Guidance for Critical Areas of Embedded Computing that lays out its revolutionary vision for a secure Internet of Things.  It describes a fresh hardware-led approach that is easy to implement, scalable and […]

What Lies Beneath: Advanced Cyber Attacks that Hide in SSL Traffic

Advanced Cyber Attacks that Hide in SSL Traffic

No company is immune to the risk of cyber attacks and the resulting loss of customer information. Network security solutions can reduce the risk of attack, but these solutions face an unexpected adversary: SSL encryption. While SSL encryption improves privacy and integrity, it also creates a blind spot in corporate defences. Today, roughly half of […]

Want your Startup to Succeed? Protect Your Data

Want your Startup to Succeed? Protect Your Data

Corporate espionage rates were constantly growing, during last few years. Number of corporate secret cases in US courts was doubled around three times, since the eighties, and it is projected to double one more time until 2017. With that in mind it sounds almost amazing how Coca Cola is successfully keeping their formula, which is […]