This Week in Security News: Spam Campaigns and Cryptocurrency Miners

Credit to Author: Jon Clay (Global Threat Communications)| Date: Fri, 14 Jun 2019 13:25:23 +0000

Welcome to our weekly roundup, where we share what you need to know about the cybersecurity news and events that happened over the past few days. This week, learn about advanced targeted attack tools being used to distribute cryptocurrency miners as well as a spam campaign targeting European users. Read on: Advanced Targeted Attack Tools…

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This Week in Security News: Gray Alerts and Wormable Malware

Credit to Author: Jon Clay (Global Threat Communications)| Date: Fri, 07 Jun 2019 13:05:10 +0000

Welcome to our weekly roundup, where we share what you need to know about the cybersecurity news and events that happened over the past few days. This week, learn about the new wormable malware that’s dropping a Monero miner in web servers, networks and removable drivers. Also, read about the best ways for businesses to…

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This Week in Security News: Trickbots and Infected Containers

Credit to Author: Jon Clay (Global Threat Communications)| Date: Fri, 31 May 2019 13:05:27 +0000

Welcome to our weekly roundup, where we share what you need to know about the cybersecurity news and events that happened over the past few days. This week, learn how a Trickbot attacked a school district’s networks and how infected cryptocurrency-mining containers target docker hosts with exposed APIs. Read on: Trickbot Attack Forces Ohio School…

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This Week in Security News: Tax Scams and Spam Emails

Credit to Author: Jon Clay (Global Threat Communications)| Date: Fri, 24 May 2019 13:04:45 +0000

Welcome to our weekly roundup, where we share what you need to know about the cybersecurity news and events that happened over the past few days. This week, learn how criminals can use tax deadlines for social engineering schemes and redirection URLs in spam emails to sidestep spam filters. Read on: Beware Tax Scams and…

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This Week in Security News: Unsecured Servers and Vulnerable Processors

Credit to Author: Jon Clay (Global Threat Communications)| Date: Fri, 17 May 2019 14:14:56 +0000

  Welcome to our weekly roundup, where we share what you need to know about the cybersecurity news and events that happened over the past few days. This week, learn about vulnerabilities that can allow hackers to retrieve data from CPUs and mine cryptocurrency. Read on: May’s Patch Tuesday Include Fixes for ‘Wormable’ Flaw in…

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This Week in Security News: Skimming Attacks and Ransomware

Credit to Author: Jon Clay (Global Threat Communications)| Date: Fri, 10 May 2019 13:00:42 +0000

Welcome to our weekly roundup, where we share what you need to know about the cybersecurity news and events that happened over the past few days. This week, learn how credit card skimming attacks can impact businesses and how ransomware can use software installations to help hide malicious activities. Read on: Mirrorthief Group Uses Magecart…

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This Week in Security News: BEC Attacks and Botnet Malware

Credit to Author: Jon Clay (Global Threat Communications)| Date: Fri, 03 May 2019 14:00:25 +0000

Welcome to our weekly roundup, where we share what you need to know about the cybersecurity news and events that happened over the past few days. This week, learn about the prevalence and impact of BEC attacks. Also, find out how botnet malware can perform remote code execution, DDoS attacks and cryptocurrency mining. Read on:…

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This Week in Security News: Phishing Attacks and Ransomware

Credit to Author: Jon Clay (Global Threat Communications)| Date: Fri, 26 Apr 2019 12:00:16 +0000

Welcome to our weekly roundup, where we share what you need to know about the cybersecurity news and events that happened over the past few days. This week, learn about schemes used in phishing and other email-based attacks. Also, learn how ransomware continues to make a significant impact in the threat landscape. Read on: New…

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This Week in Security News: Medical Malware and Monitor Hacks

Credit to Author: Jon Clay (Global Threat Communications)| Date: Thu, 18 Apr 2019 13:00:42 +0000

Welcome to our weekly roundup, where we share what you need to know about the cybersecurity news and events that happened over the past few days. This week, learn how baby monitors may be susceptible to hacking. Also, learn about a medical flaw that enables hackers to hide malware. Read on: Is Your Baby Monitor…

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This Week in Security News: 5G Security and Tax Scams

Credit to Author: Jon Clay (Global Threat Communications)| Date: Fri, 12 Apr 2019 14:00:11 +0000

Welcome to our weekly roundup, where we share what you need to know about the cybersecurity news and events that happened over the past few days. This week, learn about cybersecurity and data concerns in 5G. Also, learn about cybercriminal threats during tax season. Read on: Securing Enterprises for 5G Connectivity For the advantages of…

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This Week in Security News: IIoT Threats and Malware Apps

Credit to Author: Jon Clay (Global Threat Communications)| Date: Fri, 05 Apr 2019 14:00:50 +0000

Welcome to our weekly roundup, where we share what you need to know about the cybersecurity news and events that happened over the past few days. This week, learn about security threats directed at smart manufacturing environments. Also, learn why malware installed from the Android app store increased by 100% last year. Read on: Security…

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