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WinRAR’s vulnerable trialware: when free software isn’t free

PT SWARM 22 Oct 2021 99 Views

VPN Exposes Data for 1M Users, Leading to Researcher Questioning

Experts warn that virtual private networks are increasingly vulnerable to leaks and attack.
Threatpost 21 Oct 2021 100 Views

83% of ransomware victims paid ransom: Survey

A new survey of 300 US-based IT decision-makers found that 64% have been victims of a ransomware attack in the last 12 months, and 83% of those attack victims paid the ransom demand.
ZDNet 20 Oct 2021 3045 Views

Google Finally Strips File Transfer Protocol Code From Chrome Browser

Packet Storm 20 Oct 2021 3957 Views

Acer hit with second cyberattack in less than a week, Taiwanese authorities notified

The same hacker group claimed responsibility for an attack on the company's offices in Taiwan.
ZDnet 19 Oct 2021 135 Views

Sinclair confirms ransomware attack after TV station disruptions

The company suffered another cyberattack in July that forced them to reset all shared administration systems at all of their stations.
ZDnet 19 Oct 2021 132 Views

$5.2 billion in BTC transactions tied to top 10 ransomware variants: US Treasury

More than $5 billion in bitcoin transactions has been tied to the top ten ransomware variants, according to a report released by the US Treasury on Friday. 
ZDNet 18 Oct 2021 145 Views

2021 has broken the record for zero-day hacking attacks

A zero-day exploit—a way to launch a cyberattack via a previously unknown vulnerability—is just about the most valuable thing a hacker can possess. These exploits can carry price tags north of $1 million on the open market.
ZDnet 12 Oct 2021 147 Views

Company That Routes Billions of SMS For U.S Carriers Silently Says It Was Hacked

It was being announced recently that Syniverse, which serves carriers like AT&T, T-Mobile, Verizon, Vodafone, China Mobile, and numerous other companies all over the world got hacked. The experts came to know that the hackers have hijacked its systems...
ZDnet 12 Oct 2021 135 Views

FontOnLake: Previously unknown malware family targeting Linux

ESET researchers discover a malware family with tools that show signs they’re used in targeted attacks
ZDnet 12 Oct 2021 136 Views