New Plurox malware is a backdoor, cryptominer, and worm, all packed into one

New Plurox malware is a backdoor, cryptominer, and worm, all packed into one

A new strain of malware has been spotted in the wild by the Kaspersky security team. Named Plurox, this new malware is a cut above…

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Update your Firefox browser now, there’s an emergency patch you’ll want

Update your Firefox browser now, there’s an emergency patch you’ll want

Are you running Firefox version 67.0.3 or Firefox ESR 60.7.1? If the answer is “no,” or you’re not sure, maybe just update your web browser…

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Disgruntled security firm discloses zero-days in Facebook's WordPress plugins

Disgruntled security firm discloses zero-days in Facebook’s WordPress plugins

A US-based cyber-security firm has published details about two zero-days that impact two of Facebook’s official WordPress plugins. The details also include proof-of-concept (PoC) code…

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How Fraudulent Domains 'Hide in Plain Sight'

How Fraudulent Domains ‘Hide in Plain Sight’

Cybercriminals use new types of top-level domains, topical keywords, and targeted emails to trick victims into clicking malicious links. Domain fraud is an old cybersecurity…

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Three Reasons Why Enterprise Blockchain Is Failing

Three Reasons Why Enterprise Blockchain Is Failing

After working with enterprise blockchain technology for over three years, I am becoming a little frustrated with its rate of growth. While there is evidence…

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Listen To A Song Written By Artificial Intelligence, Inspired By The Beatles

Listen To A Song Written By Artificial Intelligence, Inspired By The Beatles

The Beatles may have ended decades ago, but AI is making good (if derivative) hits that sound an awful lot like something off “Revolver.” Sony…

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When asked about the New York Times report earlier on Monday, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said: “...Undoubtedly this information shows the hypothetical possibility... and all signs of cyber war and military cyber action against the Russian Federation.” Peskov said unnamed strategic parts of the Russian economy had endured foreign cyber attacks many times in the past and that the authorities were constantly working to try to keep the economy and what he called sensitive parts of its safe.

Russia thwarts U.S. cyber attacks on its infrastructure: news agencies

Russia has uncovered and thwarted attempts by the United States to carry out cyberattacks on the control systems of Russian infrastructure, Russian news agencies cited…

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Tomorrow's Cybersecurity Analyst Is Not Who You Think

Tomorrow’s Cybersecurity Analyst Is Not Who You Think

A number of converging factors are changing enterprise cybersecurity, and as a result, we must change the way we approach it. First, cybercriminals are becoming…

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Your Phone Is Listening and it's Not Paranoia

Your Phone Is Listening and it’s Not Paranoia

A couple of years ago, something strange happened. A friend and I were sitting at a bar, iPhones in pockets, discussing our recent trips in…

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Facebook to Unveil ‘Libra Association’ and Launch Testnet Next Week: Report

Facebook to Unveil ‘Libra Association’ and Launch Testnet Next Week

Social media giant Facebook will unveil the Libra Association, which will operate its bespoke cryptocurrency Libra, on June 18, cryptocurrency news outlet The Block reported…

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