Tripwire on Die Cast Car Manufacturer’s Website Infected with Malware

Maisto, a miniature car maker has had its website infected by malware and it is believed hackers injected it directly to the homepage through an outdated Joomla content management system. The website has been serving the Angler exploit kit which in turn installs the Cryptxxx ransomware on victim machines. Security experts from Tripwire commented below. […]

Qatar National Bank 1.4GB of Documents Leaked

In a development to the news of a huge data breach at Qatar National Bank, which leaked 1.4GB of internal documents, Reuters reports that several known Qatari figures in the government and media whose names appeared on the list confirmed that their account details were accurate. IT Security experts from AlienVault, ESET and MIRACL provide […]

Michigan Electricity Utility Down for a Week due to Ransomware

Following the news that a water and electricity authority in the US State of Michigan has needed a week to recover from a ransomware attack, Itsik Mantin, director of security research at Imperva and Mark James, Security Specialist at ESET commented below. Itsik Mantin, Director of Security Research at Imperva: What do utility services need to […]

Why Smart Organizations Maximize Application Performance 2016

Security Awareness

Brocade today published new research conducted with independent research house Vanson Bourne looking into why and how smart organizations are maximising application performance in 2016. The full report, “Why Smart Organizations Maximise Application Performance 2016”, is available for download now. There is also a blog post from Brocade which links to the report Blog content focusing […]

GDPR: What are we going to do with your data?

expert comments on GDPR

“Keep Calm and Carry On” seems a fitting theme for the finally-published General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) – a new European wide legislation which is designed to give individuals greater control over their personal information. However, this is only the case if you’re one of the organisations already valuing customers’ data. Unfortunately, for too long, […]