Experts Warn On Rise Of Hacker Ransoms

The National Crime Agency and National Cyber Security Centre have launched a report into ‘The cyber threat to UK businesses’ – see full report here. The report explores numerous avenues of the UK cybersecurity industry, nothing that ransomware is a “significant and growing” risk. It also states that connected devices and wearables are at risk and […]

Nintendo Switch Hacked In Less Than 2 Weeks

The Nintendo Switch is currently the hottest gaming console in the market. Yet word has it that a hacker has already cracked the Switch’s code in less than two weeks since the console’s launch. Tyler Reguly, Manager of Software Development at Tripwire commented below.  Tyler Reguly, Manager of Software Development at Tripwire: “This is one of those situations where the concern is minimal. […]

March Madness Is A Winning Play For Hackers

Hackers: How Much do they Really Make?

For fans of NCAA Men’s Basketball, there may be no greater sign of spring than Selection Sunday. Now that the matchups have been announced, the madness of March can begin — cue the filling out of brackets, the submitting of personal information and online transferring of money for betting purposes. But for hackers, this time […]

Double Telepresence Robot Vulnerabilities

Rapid7 disclosed multiple vulnerabilities with the Telepresence Robot from Double Robotics, a mobile conferencing device that allows the remote user to roam around an office for “face-to-face” conversations.  Discovered by Deral Heiland, Rapid7’s IoT research lead, the disclosure highlights three primary vulnerabilities: Unauthenticated access to data: An unauthenticated user can gain access to Double 2 device information including […]

Increase In Available Security Patches + Decrease In Patch Rates = Broken Software Supply Chain

Annual Flexera Vulnerability Review Shows 81 Percent of All Vulnerabilities Had Available Patches, Yet Common Software Programmes Remain Unpatched Maidenhead, U.K. Flexera Software, the leading provider of Software Vulnerability Management solutions for application producers and enterprises, today released Vulnerability Review 2017, the annual report from Secunia Research at Flexera Software, which presents global data on the prevalence of […]

Three Blind Mice… See How Apps Run.

In today’s world, not being able to see potential threats to applications is fatal for business where data is king. As the digital economy grows, business intelligence relies on three crucial areas: visibility, context and control. Did you ever see such a thing in your life? Today, there is no rhyme or reason why companies […]

96% Of Infosec Pros Expect An Increase In Cyber Attacks On Industrial IoT

Study reveals most organizations take additional precautions to secure IIoT London, UK. Tripwire, Inc., a leading global provider of security and compliance solutions for enterprises and industrial organizations, today announced the results of a study conducted in partnership with Dimensional Research. The study looked at the rise of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) deployment in organizations, and […]