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Organisations vulnerable to cheap RDP attacks: Report

In the wrong hands, RDP can be used to devastating effect.

16 Jul 2018 2:26 PM

Putin urges closer international cybersecurity cooperation

Putin says it’s important to develop common cybersecurity standards that take into account the interests of all nations.

08 Jul 2018 12:00 PM

Your Android smartphone could be scretly taking screenshots: Report

Researchers have discovered several Android apps on the PlayStore to secretly transmit data to third-party services.

05 Jul 2018 5:00 PM

Beware gamers, 'Fortnite' scam going on Android

, crooks are advertising “leaked” versions of Epic Games’ Fortnite — by releasing YouTube videos with fake links

29 Jun 2018 3:03 PM

Criminals “infect and collect” in cryptocurrency mining surge: Report

Cryptocurrency mining and cryptojacking offer cybercriminals lower risk, higher efficacy and ease of monetisation of efforts.

28 Jun 2018 9:02 PM


Cybersecurity professionals face challenges on the path to automation

70 per cent of respondents say automation is very important for a successful security posture.

28 Jun 2018 8:13 PM

Loopholes in cloud security exposed online 50 per cent of corporate databases

Cryptojacking incidents have grown by 8 per cent in Q2 2018, with 25 per cent of companies reporting this type of attack.

21 Jun 2018 8:41 PM

Chinese cyberattacks on Taiwan govt becoming harder to detect

Hackers are increasingly using online platforms such as search engines to break into systems.

15 Jun 2018 7:18 PM

FBI says 74 arrested in global crackdown on email fraud

The cases involve a growing type of fraud known as “business email compromise” that targets employees with access to corporate finances.

13 Jun 2018 11:37 AM

US hits Russian firms with sanctions, citing cyberattacks

The Trump administration slapped sanctions on several Russian companies and businessmen.

12 Jun 2018 4:48 PM


Australia forms task force to guard elections from cyber attacks

The Group of Seven leaders meeting in Canada were expected to endorse measures to protect elections against foreign interference.

10 Jun 2018 10:46 AM

Roaming Mantis goes global, adds crypto-mining

Roaming Mantis is designed mainly to steal user information and to provide attackers with full control over the compromised device

30 May 2018 12:11 PM

FBI warns Russians hacked hundreds of thousands of routers

FBI has urged the owners of many routers to turn them off and on again and download updates from the manufacturer to protect themselves.

26 May 2018 2:44 PM

Pet trackers have more ‘bite’ than animal lovers realise, says Report

Trackers are used by pet owners to monitor the safety of their pets, and to track where their pets go unsupervised.

25 May 2018 8:20 PM

Fake Facebook sites account for 60 per cent of social network phishing in 2018

In Q1 2018, Facebook also led the social network phishing category, followed by VK — a Russian online social networking service.

25 May 2018 11:15 AM


US seeks to take control of infected routers from hackers

A federal judge in Pennsylvania gave the FBI permission to seize an internet domain that authorities charge a Russian hacking group.

24 May 2018 8:47 AM

Teen tracking app found to leak passwords, email IDs

The TeenSafe app on the App Store has been found to expose thousands of email IDs and passwords.

21 May 2018 9:40 PM

EternalBlue still popular among cybercriminals in 2018: Report

The threat actor has over 18 million hits of ransomware and cryptomining campaigns in 2017-2018.

10 May 2018 1:51 PM

Meet SiliVaccine: North Korea’s deadly antivirus

This revealing exploration into SiliVaccine may well raise suspicions of authenticity and motives of IT security products and operations.

08 May 2018 5:23 PM

Importance of information sharing in battle against cyber threats

Layered analysis of cyber data, including DNS queries, leads to stronger protection against DDoS, malware, and botnet attacks.

30 Apr 2018 2:41 PM