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Cyber Attack Unpreventable – Businesses Not Prepared

Cyber Attack Unpreventable – Businesses Not Prepared

Cyber Attack Unpreventable – Businesses Not Prepared: As the cyber industry continues to evolve, it is really hard for organizations to stay ahead of cyber attacks; it is making threat landscape a major concern for many businesses, according to the 2018 Travelers Risk Index published by The Travelers Indemnity Company. …

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White House Issues National Cyber Strategy

White House Issues National Cyber Strategy

White House has recently published the National Cyber Strategy, which is aimed to strengthening the America’s cybersecurity capabilities. President Trump wrote, “With the release of this National Cyber Strategy, the United States now has its fully articulated cyber strategy in 15 years.” “The new national cyber strategy is a great …

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Tech Giants Charged with Tracking Children

Tech Giants Charged with Tracking Children

Tech Giants Charged with Tracking Children: New Mexico’s attorney general, Hector Balderas, who recently announced a lawsuit, filed against the Google, Twitter, Tiny Lab Productions, MoPub, AerServ, InModi PTE, AppLovin and IronSource, on allegation that around 100 gaming applications that are targeting the children which do contain illegal tracking software. …

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Europol: Ransomware Will be Top Threat for Years

Europol: Ransomware Will be Top Threat for Years

Europol: Ransomware Will be Top Threat for Years: Ransomware is now the biggest malware that continues to grow which is threat to businesses around the world, but the mobile threats and the crypto-jacking appears as the serious challenges, according to Europol. The law enforcement organization’s annual Internet Organized Crime Threat …

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Altaba Announces Class Action Settlement of $47m

Altaba Announces Class Action Settlement of $47m

Altaba Announces Class Action Settlement of $47m: In a letter to its shareholders, Altaba Inc. (Formerly Yahoo!) has just announced that it has also sold the remaining shares of the Yahoo Japan and they have successfully reached a settlement agreement in the class action lawsuit that is related to the …

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Edinburgh University Hit by Major Cyber-Attack

Edinburgh University Hit by Major Cyber-Attack

Edinburgh University Hit by Major Cyber-Attack: The website of University of Edinburgh was still seems to be down at the time of writing after the university has attacked with a major cyber-attack during its Freshers’ Week. A spokesman of Edinburgh University has told the Edinburgh Evening News that it has …

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Microsoft Office Macros Still No. 1 Malware Delivery

Microsoft Office Macros Still No. 1 Malware Delivery

Microsoft Office Macros Still No. 1 Malware Delivery: The Microsoft Office documents are responsible for the delivery of nearly half of all the malicious macros in August 2018, according to Confense. A recent blog post found that macro remains the email attachment of choice for delivering malicious payloads. Around 45% …

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Army’s Cyber Skills Shortfall Alarms MPs

Army’s Cyber Skills Shortfall Alarms MPs

Army’s Cyber Skills Shortfall Alarms MPs: The Minister of Defense (MoD) does  not understands clearly the causes or impact of the skills gap in areas such as cybersecurity and has no clear vision so that they can reduce these gaps in the coming days, a damning Commons report has concluded. …

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Zero-Day Vulnerability Discovered in Tor Browser 7.x

Zero-Day Vulnerability Discovered in Tor Browser 7.x

Zero-Day Vulnerability Discovered in Tor Browser 7.x: The latest version of Tor browser is unaffected; Zerodium today issued an advisory via Twitter of a zero-day vulnerability that was discovered in Tor browser 7.x. According to Zerodium, who buys and sells the vulnerabilities in software, the tor browser got a serious …

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