Time to dump those cheap dollar-store flash drives, or the ones you picked up at a trade show and get a encrypted micro USB SSD that would impress James Bond.
User accounts could be hijacked through missing validation processes on Apple servers.
Despite being responsible for setting cybersecurity policy and monitoring its adherence across the board, the Attorney-General's Department and the Department of Defence have said it's the responsibility of Commonwealth entities themselves and any questions should be directed as such.
Despite a worldwide pandemic, cyberattackers haven't stopped poking holes in our defenses. These are the worst incidents so far in 2020.
The social media giant says the best way to avoid foreign interference on its platform is through collaboration with government entities, civil society experts, and industry peers.
The notorious information-stealing trojan is one of the most prolific forms of malware out there - and has evolved yet again.
Twitter says that Donald Trump has violated Twitter rules regarding glorification of violence.
DDoS-for-hire and Trojan-related searches are on the agency’s radar.
Security without cameras and listening in on people.
Minut is a noise, temperature, and motion sensor that has been built for privacy that's aimed primarily at the short-term rental market -- think Airbnb, that sort of thing.
Attorneys suing the company will now have access to the report in preparation for a potential trial.
Confirms information accessed includes name, address, age, and payroll information such as salary, superannuation, and tax file number.
Distractions while working from home, pressure to hit deadlines and using personal devices are all creating additional security risks for remote workers.
A new study by MobileIron reveals that C-level executives feel frustrated by mobile security protocols and often request to bypass them.
The operators of the NetWalker ransomware gang have given MSU officials seven days to pay the ransom or they will leak stolen university files.
As more people work remotely, hackers are trying to gain access to cloud computing-based services.
Eighteen of the 26 bugs impact Linux. Eleven have been patched already.
LiveJournal credentials were obtained in a 2014 hack, but leaked online earlier this month.
Capgemini is now also supporting the No More Ransom Project.
It would make livestreaming of objectionable content a criminal offence, censorship calls will be made immediately, and take-down notices will be backed by law.
The new secure element chip is CC EAL 6+ certified and will launch sometime in the third quarter.
Twelve of thirteen CDN providers said they fixed or planned to fix the problem.
Hackers are exploiting a dangerous and hard to patch vulnerability to go after enterprise servers.
Seven internet companies have asked the US House of Representatives to prohibit the warrantless collection of internet search and browsing history when it considers the USA FREEDOM Reauthorization Act.
The Australian Federal Police said an updated regime to request communications data from overseas would be more heavily utilised.
To address concerns about battery life and the use of Bluetooth in its contact tracing app, the Singapore government now is developing wearable devices--tied to a lanyard--to help drive the adoption rate of such technologies in the country.
The Mathway user data has been previously on sale on the dark web, hacker forums, and Telegram channels for the past two weeks.
Microsoft Teams Rooms update means admins will need to review authentication settings as soon as possible.
The security flaw could be used to trick the service into connecting to malicious processes.
Hundreds of different Excel files have been used to trick PC users into installing a remote access tool that attackers can use to control their machine.
The operators of the RagnarLocker ransomware are running Oracle VirtualBox to hide their presence on infected computers inside a Windows XP virtual machine.
Technical details to be presented in August at the Black Hat 2020 security conference.
For the fourth quarter, Palo Alto Networks projected non-GAAP earnings of $1.37 a share to $1.40 a share on revenue $915 million to $925 million. Analysts were looking for non-GAAP earnings of $1.31 a share on revenue of $916.8 million.
Sophos acted quickly to put out a patch that stopped the hackers' attempts to deploy ransomware on enterprise networks protected by Sophos firewall devices.
For years, there's been a security problem with how the GNU C Library dealt with single-linked-lists. Now, Check Point has released a patch, which will fix the problem once and for all.
But there's no mechanism allowing the federal opposition to do that, with the Australian National Audit Office only able to go so far with its probe.
Seller claims the data was obtained following a hack that took place earlier this year.
BofA says SBA test platform allowed others to view details for its customers' PPP loan applications.
The majority of staff planning their exit also take sensitive information with them, research suggests.
Following reports earlier this week that no state or territory health officials were able to access the data from COVIDSafe despite the app being live for nearly a month.
The bank's assistant governor said the organisation is in a position where an understanding of cyber risks, and how best to respond, is 'part of its DNA'.
New vulnerability in DNS server software can be leveraged for DDoS attacks with an 1620x amplification factor.
The new malware is unstable and appears to be a slapdash effort based on leaked DenDroid code.
Over 2,000 customers' credit-card details have been accessed by "highly sophisticated" hackers.
A firmware patch has been released last year, in November.
The Australian Digital Health Agency also said it's working with healthcare providers to ensure they are cyber resilient.
The case accused Facebook of being materially responsible for user-generated terrorist content.
Latest move to block chipmakers that use US technology from supplying to Huawei without a licence is the US government's attempt to "crush" competitors beyond its borders and will undermine trust international companies have in US technology and supply chains, says Huawei.
The controversial scheme may be halted due to the widespread adoption of face coverings.
Coronavirus-related hacking campaigns are very popular - and attackers can easily mimic governments and organisations around the world in an effort to dupe victims into handing over data.
The FBI also warns that the ProLock decryptor doesn't always work correctly, even after victims pay the ransom.
Sensitive unemployment benefit claimant information was made public on an online portal.
The company's North Star, Asian, and New Zealand businesses are continuing largely unaffected with minor disruptions, BlueScope said.
Confirmed infections have been reported in the UK, Germany, and Switzerland. Another suspected infection was reported in Spain.
Ten grand prize winners will upgrade their virtual security with one-year subscriptions of NordVPN. *Open to the US, Puerto Rico, and Canada (excluding Quebec).
Users want more control over how their information is handled in digital platforms, according to a new study
Hackers were planning to use COVID-19-themed emails to infect Romanian hospitals with ransomware and disrupt operations.
Facebook's Messenger Rooms group video-calling feature is now available in North America and Mexico.
Third state-sponsored malware strain disclosed this week that can jump the air gap and reach isolated networks.
The backdoor paved the way for the deployment of other malware including Gh0st RAT.
QNodeService’s codebase may have helped it avoid detection by traditional antivirus solutions.
San Francisco-based firms Paradigm and Slow Ventures have also been named as new members.
Elexon said the incident only impacted its internal IT network, employee laptops, and company email server.
The antivirus vendor reported revenue of $614 million.
New Turla cyber-espionage operation targets diplomatic entities in Europe with new COMpfun malware.
Over one in five Americans feel more worried for their safety after consuming true crime content.
Now desktop users of Microsoft's multi-platform web browser can use the news credibility and transparency content scoring service at no cost.
Microsoft details a new Windows 10 security feature that crashed PCs running games that use anti-cheat software.
Mandrake spyware hoovers up information raging from account credentials, screen records, GPS and more -- and has been for years. All while those behind it carefully cover their tracks.
The leading private Infrastructure-as-a-Service cloud has just released its 21st version.
Windows 10 Secured-core PCs can block Thunderspy attacks, argues Microsoft.
Disarray caused by the pandemic has become a breeding ground for financially-motivated attacks.
The MagBo portal provides access to hacked servers, with some belonging to local and state government, hospitals, and financial organizations.
Singapore-based data security startup Dathena rakes in $12 million in its Series A round, which will be tapped to boost its R&D work and expansion plans in the US market, where it has a sales partnership with Microsoft.
I tried the Netvue Orb 1080p security camera and was impressed by its indoor detection, remote control and two-way voice features.
Although the international production orders Bill is drafted to allow Australia to enter into arrangements with multiple countries, the United States is currently the department's only priority.