Security and Cyber threats

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U.S. Govt. Apps Bundled Russian Code With Ties to Mobile Malware Developer

U.S. Govt. Apps Bundled Russian Code With Ties to Mobile...

A recent scoop by Reuters revealed that mobile apps for the U.S. Army and the Centers...

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Disneyland Malware Team: It’s a Puny World After All

Disneyland Malware Team: It’s a Puny World After All

A financial cybercrime group calling itself the Disneyland Team has been making...

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Researchers Quietly Cracked Zeppelin Ransomware Keys

Researchers Quietly Cracked Zeppelin Ransomware Keys

Peter is an IT manager for a technology manufacturer that got hit with a Russian...

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Patch Tuesday, November 2022 Election Edition

Patch Tuesday, November 2022 Election Edition

Let's face it: Having “2022 election” in the headline above is probably the only...

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Lawsuit Seeks Food Benefits Stolen By Skimmers

Lawsuit Seeks Food Benefits Stolen By Skimmers

A nonprofit organization is suing the state of Massachusetts on behalf of thousands...

Rising Ransomware Breaches Underscore Cybersecurity Failures

Rising Ransomware Breaches Underscore Cybersecurity Failures

Ransomware's continued success speaks volumes about what's at stake for businesses...

Godspeed Capital-Backed SilverEdge Partners with Counter Threat Solutions

Godspeed Capital-Backed SilverEdge Partners with Counter...

Affiliation adds new all-source and counterintelligence, cyber, software development,...

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When Efforts to Contain a Data Breach Backfire

When Efforts to Contain a Data Breach Backfire

Earlier this month, the administrator of the cybercrime forum Breached received...

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PayPal Phishing Scam Uses Invoices Sent Via PayPal

PayPal Phishing Scam Uses Invoices Sent Via PayPal

Scammers are using invoices sent through PayPal.com to trick recipients into calling...

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Massive Losses Define Epidemic of ‘Pig Butchering’

Massive Losses Define Epidemic of ‘Pig Butchering’

U.S. state and federal investigators are being inundated with reports from people...

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Meet the Administrators of the RSOCKS Proxy Botnet

Meet the Administrators of the RSOCKS Proxy Botnet

Authorities in the United States, Germany, the Netherlands and the U.K. last week...

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KrebsOnSecurity in New Netflix Series on Cybercrime

KrebsOnSecurity in New Netflix Series on Cybercrime

Netflix has a new documentary series airing next week -- "Web of Make Believe: Death,...

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Adconion Execs Plead Guilty in Federal Anti-Spam Case

Adconion Execs Plead Guilty in Federal Anti-Spam Case

On the eve of their federal criminal trial for allegedly stealing vast swaths of...

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FDA: Patch Illumina DNA Sequencing Instruments, Stat

FDA: Patch Illumina DNA Sequencing Instruments, Stat

A critical security bug could lead to remote device control, altered lab results,...

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How Data Breaches Affect the Enterprise (2020)

How Data Breaches Affect the Enterprise (2020)

Thanks to COVID-19 and the sudden movement toward home workers, data breaches have...

How COVID-19 Changed the VC Investment Landscape for Cybersecurity Companies

How COVID-19 Changed the VC Investment Landscape for Cybersecurity...

What trends can startups and investors expect to see going forward?