Akamai CTO Patrick Sullivan explains how bots affect pricing and availability for various retail items. He also offers consumers advice on protecting themselves from fraud.
Learn what a bot is, the spectrum of ways bots are used online (especially in social media), and how bots might be used in the next election cycle.
Akamai's CTO discusses why machine learning and cloud are important when it comes to security breaches, IoT-related attacks, and credential stuffing.
Find out how G Suite and Google Meet help employees and students work and study at home, and why encryption is key.
Results from separate studies by Checkmarx and ExpressVPN reveal consumers won't easily share their personal information with tracing apps due to concern for misuse.
E-commerce is on the rise, and digital transformation for businesses must be a top priority in the coronavirus era, according to a new report. Here are the three takeaways.
Scattered Canary has siphoned over $4 million in unemployment benefits and federal funding through a variety of scams, according to the Secret Service and the cybersecurity company Agari.
Working remotely presents key security challenges, but employees may actually be following security rules more carefully when working from home, says 1Password.
Stolen in a recent breach, the names, email addresses, encrypted passwords, and other data of Home Chef customers are being sold on the Dark Web.
Cyberattacks against hospitals and medical facilities have risen this year, often via ransomware and social engineering exploits, says IntSights.
The sudo system is about to undergo some radical changes. Find out how to begin working with the new policy system, to make sudo even more powerful.
The hackers claim the high-profile law firm where the files originated has refused to pay their ransom.
Adjusting to remote work has created many opportunities and challenges in business and IT.
With more people working from home, cybercrimes skyrocketed, forcing companies to rethink tech budgets, LearnBonds found.
LogMeIn is the parent company of LastPass, so attackers may also be attempting to access the password managers of compromised users, says Abnormal Security.
Problems are everywhere, but most fixes are easy to find and implement, according to a Veracode report that analyzed .
These postings provide cybercriminals with the information needed to hack into networks where they can infect critical machines with malware, according to Positive Technologies.
Available online classes include ways to upgrade your resume, add to current skills, or land a better job. Here are some of the top places to go to find eLearning courses.
Most breaches are now for financial gain, according to Verizon's report, with web application attacks also on the rise. Find out more about the alarming statistics in this analysis.
Learn to secure multiple documents by encrypting compressed files on various OSes using a password.
Yet, less than half believe their business has an effective cybersecurity strategy in place, according to a Forcepoint survey.
Many on the dark web are expressing the same thoughts and fears about COVID-19 as everyone else, while others are looking for ways to profit from it, says Trustwave.
Increases in hacking, phishing, and cloud-based attacks have been even more prevalent with the influx of remote work, Verizon found.
Fleeceware is an important cybersecurity threat to be aware of. Tom Merritt offers five things you should know fleeceware apps.
If you use the Nextcloud mobile app, you'll want to password protect it to ensure you don't leave your sensitive data open for anyone to see.
Commentary: Developers are finally taking on more of an operational role, but they still aren't getting involved enough in security.
Sometimes admins need to be able to test a web-based solution before deciding it's worth using. When that software requires SSL, you can enable a snake oil SSL key for testing purposes.
A new study of publicly reported data shows the average person experienced a breach every three months last year.
Spoofing government and health organizations, these templates help attackers create and customize their own phishing pages to exploit the COVID-19 pandemic, says Proofpoint.
If you're the Nextcloud admin for your company or home office, you might want to restrict who has access to the ONLYOFFICE suite of tools. Jack Wallen shows you how.
The email also claims to have been scanned by Symantec email security, according to security provider Armorblox.
A ransomware incident analyzed by IBM X-Force shows that the attacker wouldn't have been able to decrypt the data, even if the ransom was paid.
In an industry still experiencing a talent shortage despite the pandemic, recruiters and observers offer advice on what job seekers should and should not do.
Volterra's VoltShare uses an app to read a key and an email address to verify identity
A remote PC infected with certain malware could take over a client that tries to connect to it, says Check Point Research. Here's how to prevent it.
Oracle and KMPG threat report finds that over-privileged accounts and poorly protected cloud secrets are the biggest security risks.
A security session at the AWS Summit Online focused on the basics of Control Tower, Landing Zones, and GuardDuty.
Are you certain your users are working with strong passwords on your Linux servers? Let John the Ripper show you who is and who isn't.