ESET Waves Red Flag: Insight Into Hidden Malware Affecting 500,000 Users

ESET, a global leader in cybersecurity, has investigated and identified a complex threat posed by a new strain of malware that has so far affected half a million users. Dubbed as Stantinko, ESET’s latest white paper analyzes this highly inconspicuous malware which tricks victims into downloading pirated software from fake torrent sites, and that has […]

WannaCry & NotPetya Ransomware Attack Advice From Blancco Technology Group

The recent WannaCry and NotPetya ransomware attacks have been all over media headlines for a large part of 2017 as cyber-crime has evolved from something which causes a headache for organisations, to an unstoppable force which can shut down healthcare facilities and even whole countries, in the case of Ukraine. Whilst the media focus is […]

Millions Of IoT Devices Are Vulnerable To Widespread Bug

Researchers have found that security cameras using an open-source code called gSOAP could be easily hacked and that attackers can send commands remotely. This allowed the researchers at Senrio, a security firm focused on the internet of things, to take over a video feed, pause the recording and turn the camera off. Leigh-Anne Galloway, Cyber security […]

Complexity Of SIEMs

A new report out from Osterman Research and Cyphort -“The Complexities of SIEMs and Their Impact on IR Processes, shows IT security teams are not satisfied with the threat investigation and analysis capabilities available through their SIEMs. Mike Patterson, CEO at Plixer commented below. Mike Patterson, CEO at Plixer: “Once thought to be the Coup […]

AlphaBay And Hansa Dark Web Sites Taken Down After Globally Coordinated operation

News is currently breaking that two major law enforcement operations, led by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), the US Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) and the Dutch National Police, with the support of Europol, have shut down the infrastructure of an underground criminal economy responsible for the trading of over 350,000 illicit commodities including drugs, firearms and cybercrime malware.  Kyle Wilhoit, […]

The Race Is On, Says ACI Worldwide

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Jay Floyd, Head of Fraud Strategy and Solutions EMEA, ACI Worldwide, a leading global provider of real-time electronic payment, banking and fraud prevention solutions comments on the future of facial voice recognition technology. Jay Floyd, Head of Fraud Strategy and Solutions EMEA at ACI Worldwide: “Biometric authentication has been a hot topic for a while and […]