Phishing As A Service Twice As Profitable As Traditional Phishing

Imperva Hacker Intelligence Initiative report reveals Phishing-as-a-Service campaigns cost less to execute and are twice as profitable as traditional campaigns Imperva, Inc. (NYSE:IMPV), committed to protecting business-critical data and applications in the cloud and on-premises, today released its new Hacker Intelligence Initiative (HII) Report: Phishing made easy: Time to rethink your prevention strategy? In the report, researchers […]

Stopping Cybersecurity Threats Propels Varonis to List of Fastest-Growing Tech Companies For Second Straight Year

Three-Year Growth Rate of 138% Earns Deloitte Honor LONDON.  Varonis Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNS), a leading provider of software solutions that protect data from insider threats and cyberattacks, today announced that it has been named in the 2016 Deloitte Technology Fast 500 list as one of the fastest-growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech sector companies in […]

Google OSS Fuzz

Google last week announced a new service aimed at continuously testing open-source software projects for security vulnerabilities. Called OSS-Fuzz, it is currently available in beta for a select number of open-source projects, which have either been deemed critical to global information technology infrastructure or have a very large user base. Open source security team at experts Black […]

Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter And YouTube Team Up In Fight Against Terror

Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter and YouTube have teamed up to share their expertise spotting terrorism-related content, in order to crimp its spread. IT security experts from Lieberman Software, AlienVault, ESET and Comparitech.com commented below. Philip Lieberman, President at Lieberman Software: “This is a positive step for civilization, but where is the concurrent support of Google, Yahoo and other search […]

Insider Threat And Continuous Monitoring In The Cloud: The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly

During this election cycle CyberSecurity took center stage. While so much attention was focused on the “400-lb hacker” and external threats from Russia and China–the reality is that according to recent reporting, 90% of organizations experience at least one case of insider threat each month. That’s a sobering statistic that no one wants to see […]

Expedia’s IT Guy Made $300,000 By Hacking Own Execs

A former Expedia IT professional has admitted to illegally trading on secrets he discovered by hacking his own company’s senior executives. Jonathan Ly stole passwords and infiltrated devices belonging to Expedia’s CFO and head of investor relations, which enabled him to make a series of stock option trades that earned him $331,000. Prosecutors say that, between […]

Digital Identity Is Broken. Can We Fix It?

While we have all been enjoying a life online, an awkward truth threatens to wreck everything. It is this: a password is the same irrespective of who enters it. This means that when an organisation asks for passwords or other ‘memorable’ information for verification purposes, it is unable to tell the difference between their customer […]

85 Million Dailymotion Account Details Hacked

Details of more than 85 million users of video sharing site Dailymotion have been hacked, according to Leakedsource. The breach detection company said 85.2 million usernames and email addresses and 18 million scrambled passwords had been stolen on 20 October. IT security experts from Proofpoint, Varonis, NuData Security and Rapid7 commented below. Sherrod DeGrippo, Director, Emerging Threats […]