Expert Reaction On Chinese Hackers Have Breached Online Betting And Gambling Sites

Security experts comment on latest gov breach developments

It has been reported that a group of professional Chinese hackers has been targeting and hacking into companies that run online gambling and online betting websites. According to reports published this week by cyber-security firms Talent-Jump and Trend Micro, hacks have been officially confirmed at gambling companies located in Southeast Asia, while unconfirmed rumors of additional hacks have […]

Experts Insight On Ransomware Attack Forces U.S. Gas Pipeline To Shut Down

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Agency (CISA) responded to a ransomware attack that targeted a U.S. natural gas facility, forcing it to shut down for two days. CISA did not reveal when the incident happened or the identity of the victim organization.  An employee of the facility clicked on a malicious link from a spear-phishing email, […]

Expert On Amazon Ring Makes 2FA Mandatory

AWS Security

Amazon Ring have announced in a blog post that they will make two-factor authentication mandatory. Users will receive a one-time, six-digit code every time they attempt to log in, either via email or text. Users will also be able to opt out of personalised advertising, and Ring will provide additional options to limit sharing information with third-party […]

Expert Advise On New Digital Blackmail…Pay Up, Or We’ll Make Google Ban Your Ads

According to a story on security investigator Brian Kreb’s site: “A new email-based extortion scheme apparently is making the rounds, targeting Web site owners serving banner ads through Google’s AdSense program. In this scam, the fraudsters demand bitcoin in exchange for a promise not to flood the publisher’s ads with so much bot and junk traffic that […]