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KnowBe4: Social engineering still extremely effective to victimize

Feb 17, 2015 7:36 pm

Social engineering proves to be a valuable asset to cybercriminals yet again

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Report: 99% of malware-infected smartphones running Google Android

Feb 16, 2015 11:35 am

The majority of smartphones infected with malware, a whopping 99%, are running the Google Android operating system, new report finds

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Hackers tricked bankers into installing malware, stole $300 million

Feb 15, 2015 5:25 am

Simple malware attack had hackers tricking bank employees into installing malware onto their systems, allowing them to steal over $300 million

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Recent data breaches forcing companies to rethink cybersecurity fight

Feb 14, 2015 10:06 pm

Even though some companies are improving cybersecurity, they must find newer and more innovative ways to fight cyberattacks

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Cybercriminals want to compromise your identity, steal personal data

Feb 12, 2015 10:20 pm

Cybercriminals are shifting their tactics, and want to steal your entire identity, and not just payment information

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Damballa: Majority of antivirus solutions fail to detect malware

Feb 12, 2015 9:30 pm

Security company Damballa finds majority of antivirus software programs unable to quickly identify - and address - malware infections

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Anthem breach could help create focus on cybersecurity for insurers

Feb 12, 2015 5:53 pm

Insurance companies and other medical firms should focus on cybersecurity, while learning from Anthem's recent data breach

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Ransomware attacks increasing, as cybercriminals perfect their skills

Feb 11, 2015 3:15 pm

Ransomware remains a frightening custom form of malware, and cybercriminals are getting better at infecting victims

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Syrian forces targeting rebel forces with social engineering attacks

Feb 3, 2015 8:20 pm

Pro-Assad forces are launching social engineering cyberattacks to compromise rebels, using one of the oldest tricks in the book

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Recent fake Facebook porn links infecting systems with a Trojan virus

Jan 31, 2015 12:54 am

Fake porn links on Facebook have seen over 110,000 users infected with a Trojan in only two days

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Malware infection could cause drones to drop from the sky

Jan 29, 2015 4:14 pm

Oh no! Another connected technology, another cybersecurity threat - and drones could be next to begin falling out of the sky

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Nonprofit groups must be aware of ransomware attacks, as threats rise

Jan 23, 2015 9:31 pm

Nonprofits are at risk of malware and ransomware attacks, and need to be vigilant to identify and avoid these threats

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Study: More than half or companies increased security budget by 34%

Jan 22, 2015 1:25 pm

Cybersecurity experts claim 2014 was the year of the data breach, but despite increased awareness and more spending, major breaches should continue in 2015

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North Korea's hackers seek theft, retribution against targets

Jan 16, 2015 9:59 pm

The North Korean government is led by an erratic, volatile leader - and its cyberespionage efforts tend to follow the same path, experts note

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Companies need assistance with their efforts to defend cyberattacks

Jan 16, 2015 4:16 pm

Private sector companies need assistance in their cybersecurity practices, especially as they try to defend against attacks

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Report reveals DHS is a cybersecurity mess, with numerous problems

Jan 16, 2015 11:35 am

The DHS is a cybersecurity mess, according to scathing report

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Canada makes automatic software installations illegal

Jan 16, 2015 7:51 am

Canada cracks down on malware, ensuring a C$10m fine for any company that doesn't explicitly ask for users permission when installing software

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Lookout: Mobile malware skyrocketed 75 percent in 2014 alone

Jan 15, 2015 8:04 pm

There are so many cybersecurity topics, but many people seemed to forget mobile malware, which has jumped 75 percent

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Malicious and accidental insider threats pose cybersecurity challenge

Jan 14, 2015 10:30 pm

Insider threats aren't going away, and it doesn't matter if they are accidental incidents or planned attacks

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NEWS


Tips for Cyber Security: A Look at Payment Processing Online

Jan 8, 2015 2:35 am

Just how secure are you online? Let's sit down and have a little chat about that, shall we?

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Security expert: Regin is scary and companies should be on alert

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Security expert: Regin is scary and companies should be on alert

Jan 7, 2015 3:09 am

Cybersecurity companies are outlining additional details about the sophisticated Regin spyware malware, but no one has a complete picture just yet.

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IBM: Overall cyberattacks against retailers dropped, 61M records taken

Jan 6, 2015 4:57 am

The number of cyberattacks against retailers dropped in 2014, but millions of records still were compromised in high-profile data breaches

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Cybercriminals increasingly spending months poking around networks

Jan 5, 2015 8:29 am

Cyberespionage is becoming a more common practice, and hackers are able to breach networks and spend months - if not years - inside networks

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Malware attacks will continue, with sophistication increasing

Jan 4, 2015 9:04 pm

Malware threats will continue to put pressure on end-users and businesses, as cybersecurity threats evolve at rapid pace

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Expert: Cybercriminals will only advance their attack strategies

Jan 3, 2015 6:29 pm

As companies become painfully aware of cyberattacks, the criminals will only ensure their abilities develop at a rapid pace

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