Interpol Says Law Enforcement Facing Global Surge in Ransomware and Organised Crime Violence

Meeting virtually at INTERPOL’s 16th annual conference for NCBs (6 – 8 July), some 300 senior police officials from 167 countries reviewed major initiatives ranging from operational and investigative support to expanding INTERPOL’s I-24/7 secure communications network to the national police and border control agencies. These senior police officials have endorsed measures to boost the role […]

New Malspam Disables Msoft Office Macro Security

BACKGROUND: A new malspam variant that bypasses Office macro security to download Zloader was disclosed by McAfee on their blog Thursday. The variant disables Office defenses and delivers the Zloader banking trojan using a Word doc that downloads an XLS file. This downloads and executes malicious DLLs (Zloader) without any malicious code present in the initial […]

Tripwire Survey: 98% Of Security Professionals Say Multi-Cloud Environments Pose Greater Security Challenges

Majority would like cloud providers to deliver specific security improvements Tripwire, Inc., a leading global provider of security and compliance solutions for enterprises and industrial organizations, today announced the results of a new research report that evaluated cloud security practices across enterprise environments in 2021. Conducted for Tripwire by Dimensional Research last month, the survey […]