Currently, Chrome uses the certificate root store part of each operating system. Google plans to manage its own list of "approved" certificates from now on, similar to Firefox.
In 2021, security and risk professionals must address issues of insiders, team culture and geopolitics.
Values-based companies will elevate customer and employee privacy as a strategic business and societal imperative.
The Linux Foundation's OpenSSF is introducing a suite of security classes and a certification for open-source programmers.
Faced with issues related to fingerprint verification such as ageing, scarring, and dryness, Singapore will begin tapping both iris and facial biometrics as the main identifiers at all immigration checkpoints including the airport, ferry terminal, and Malaysian borders.
Committee issues 22 recommendations following review into Australia's metadata retention scheme, as Labor members call for warrants.
Despite the impression you might get from major news sources, everybody is hacking everyone else. Some nations just don't talk about it.
The security technology vendor hit a new high for recurring revenue, and highlighted a partnership with Microsoft.
This year has forced organisations to adapt quickly to enabling employees to work from home. That's creating 'chaos with no control' - which cyber criminals are exploiting.
There has been a 'spate' of hack-related fraudulent activity identified, the taxation office said.
Six of the 21 apps are still available on the Google Play Store.
More than half of the exposed systems are located inside Israel.
New KashmirBlack botnet is believed to have infected hundreds of thousands of websites since November 2019.
But it's not the only project the force's IT team will be working on.
Singapore is a global business hub, which means it's a prime target for cyber attacks. Its response has included mandatory cyber standards and a focus on basics.
Apple notarization process bypassed for the second time in six weeks.
East London council tries to restore services after 'serious and complex' attack creates disruption.
Microsoft adds the Meet Now icon to the taskbar in the latest Windows 10 20H2 preview, as well as in 1903 and 1909.
Following research that shows certain triggers could help people digitally disappear.
Ransomware attacks are still a huge threat despite a decline in numbers. Focusing on the basics can deliver big gains for defenders.
US government officials have also accused Iran of being the culprit behind a wave of fake Proud Boys emails that have been sent to registered Democrat voters.
Comment flowed from concerns by Senators that there isn't much difference between a cyber attack from a foreign state and a foreign entity gaining access to data on an Australian citizen.
ANAO audit left the department with a number of recommendations, mostly around risk assessment.
Intrusions blamed on a Russian hacker group known as Energetic Bear.
Edward Snowden has been living in Russia since June 2013.
The lazy sysadmin's solution has been to grab container images for production without checking them for security holes. Synk and Docker are making sure those images are safe for use.
Germany had been asking and pushing EU officials for an official statement and sanctions against Russia since earlier this year.
Users can test Firefox Site Isolation in Nightly builds.
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New RAT shows a rising trend in the cybercrime underground, with more malware being released with control-by-Telegram features.
The US regulator alleged that Kik’s ICO flouted investment and securities law.
More than one million WordPress sites were running a vulnerable version of the Loginizer plugin.
'Plain English' guide written with input from the NCSC advises retailers what they need to do to keep their business - and customers - safe from cyberattacks.
10 products are impacted, including Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, and InDesign.
TrickBot survived an initial takedown attempt, but Microsoft and its partners are countering TrickBot operators after every move, taking down any new infrastructure the group is attempting to bring up online.
Nano Adblocker and Nano Defender have been removed from the official Chrome Web Store.
The COVID-19 pandemic presents a significant challenge for businesses around the world as it seems their dispersed workforce have little regard for IT security and mobile phishing - a threat vector being increasingly used to target remote workers.
The Darkside ransomware gang has donated $10K it received as part of ransom demands to Children International and The Water Project.
Mobile connectivity to be introduced in 'select' vehicles later in 2020.
Cybersecurity megamix continues its shopping spree by adding identity management firm Decipher Works and cloud security specialists CloudTen to its growing list of brands.
Toshiba estimates the market will be worth $20 billion worldwide by 2035.
The critical security issue was reported via the chat app’s bug bounty program.
End-to-end encryption causes problems that governments don't like. So they're pushing big tech to come up with an answer.
The option is available after applying the October 2020 Patch Tuesday security updates.
Australia should develop a national security response that addresses all vectors of risk to all sectors of society, but at the same time, it should not reinvent the wheel, according to Secretary Mike Pezzullo.
Information Commissioner's Office issues its largest financial penalty to date - and it could've been even higher if it wasn't for coronavirus.
Robert Brockman is being accused of running tax evasion schemes spanning across decades.
The out-of-band security update tackles eight critical and important vulnerabilities.
VPN vulnerabilities — the gift that keeps on giving (to attackers).
Dickey's Barbecue Pit, the largest barbecue restaurant chain in the US, suffered a POS breach between July 2019 and August 2020.
Details about hackers obtained the files remain unclear. Ransomware gang also threatened to leak the source code of Watch Dogs: Legion, an upcoming Ubisoft game.
Among the QQAAZZ group's clients were famous malware groups like Dridex, Trickbot, and GozNym.
Amidst rising tensions between Israel and Iran, security researchers fear new escalation.
Microsoft reckons experimental architecture CHERI would have had a big impact on the number of bugs fixed in 2019.
Emotet diversifies arsenal with new lures to trick users into infecting themselves.
Hackney Council said it was learning more about the attack.
DDoS attacks are one of the crudest forms of cyberattacks, but they're also one of the most powerful and can be difficult to stop. Learn how to identify and protect against DDoS attacks with this guide.
Updated: The bookseller’s security incident also impacted Nook services.