Cybercrime And Fraud Scale Revealed In Annual Figures

There were an estimated 3.6 million cases of fraud and two million computer misuse offences in a year, according to an official survey. The Crime Survey for England and Wales included the offences for the first time in its annual report, which covered the year to September. Tim Helming, Director, Product Management at DomainTools commented below. […]

Giving Millennials The Key To A Kingdom Without Borders

From mobile phones to WiFi door locks and ingestible smart pills, connected devices that make up the Internet of Things are entering our offices, home, and even bodies at an astonishing rate. Such devices were once a distant figment of our imagination or something only dreamt up in a Sci-Fi film, but we’re quickly becoming […]

Giuliani Among Hacked Trump Appointees

Passwords used by Donald Trump’s incoming cyber security advisor Rudy Giuliani and 13 other top staff members have been leaked in mass hacks, a Channel 4 News reveals. Kyle Wilhoit, Senior Security Researcher at DomainTools commented below. Kyle Wilhoit, Senior Security Researcher at DomainTools: “Unfortunately leaks that include identifiable information like emails and passwords are common and […]

MongoDB Ransom Attack – Just The Beginning

Destructive Attacks and Governance

After multiple attackers hijacking MongoDB databases for ransom, Cryptzone, a provider of dynamic, context-aware network, application and content security solutions, suggests the attack will give start to much broader database attacks in 2017. Jason Garbis, Vice President of Products at Cryptzone commented below.  Jason Garbis, Vice President of Products at Cryptzone: “The MongoDB ransom attack is just a precursor to […]

Squirrel Threat To Critical Infrastructure

Following the report from Cyber Squirrel 1, that suggests squirrels are a bigger threat than hackers to critical infrastructure. Edgard Capdevielle, CEO at Nozomi Networks commented below. Edgard Capdevielle, CEO at Nozomi Networks: “The Cyber Squirrel 1 project, by capturing the imagination, draws attention to an important issue – that critical infrastructure is under constant threat […]