Attackers Exploit 0-Day Code Execution Flaw In The Sophos Firewall

Attackers Exploit 0-Day Code Execution Flaw In The Sophos Firewall

Users of a widely used firewall from Sophos have been under a zero-day attack that was designed to steal usernames, cryptographically protected passwords, and other…

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Facebook Sued By Australian Information Watchdog Over Cambridge Analytica-Linked Data Breach

Facebook Sued By Australian Information Watchdog Over Cambridge Analytica-Linked Data Breach

Australia’s information commissioner is suing Facebook over allegedly breaching the privacy of over 300,000 Australians caught up in the Cambridge Analytica scandal. In a case…

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'Malware-free' attacks now most popular tactic amongst cybercriminals

‘Malware-free’ attacks now most popular tactic amongst cybercriminals

More than half of attacks last year leveraged fileless or “malware-free” techniques, as hackers increasingly turn to stolen credentials in their efforts to breach corporate…

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Email Validation Service Verifications.io Leaks Personal Records of 2 Billion Users

Email Validation Service Verifications.io Leaks Personal Records of 2 Billion Users

Yet again, there is another data leak exposing personal data and business intelligence information from an unsecured source. Once again, researchers have uncovered yet another…

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You Can Now Stop Facebook From Tracking Your Activity on Other Websites. Here's How

You Can Now Stop Facebook From Tracking Your Activity on Other Websites. Here’s How

As of Tuesday, you can now turn off the collection and sharing of data that sites and apps send to Facebook. You might have had some idea that…

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How to better protect your organization's most valuable data

How to better protect your organization’s most valuable data

Many organizations underestimate the value of their data to skilled and organized cybercriminals, said security provider eSentire. Keeping up with cybercriminals can be a never-ending…

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10 cybersecurity stories in 2019 that make us feel less secure

10 cybersecurity stories in 2019 that make us feel less secure

2019 is almost over. On many levels, it has been a memorable year; technology continued to show its prowess and agility, especially given the number…

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First Half Of 2019 Sees 4,000 Data Breaches Exposing 4B Records

First Half Of 2019 Sees 4,000 Data Breaches Exposing 4B Records

The number of data breaches reported and records exposed both increased by more than 50 percent during the first half of 2019 compared to the…

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Companies' 'Anonymized' Data May Violate GDPR, Privacy Regs

Companies’ ‘Anonymized’ Data May Violate GDPR, Privacy Regs

A new study found that any database containing 15 pieces of demographic data could be used to identify individuals. For more than two decades, researchers…

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Cyberattacks force Louisiana to declare state of emergency

Cyberattacks force Louisiana to declare state of emergency

Ransomware and cyberattacks continue to multiply and hit local governments in a scary, escalating pattern such that, now for the second time since 2018, a…

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