End of line: supporting IoT in the home

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Wed, 17 Jun 2020 15:30:00 +0000

Warranties which may not warranty, certificates which might fail to certify, lifespans which don’t match the length of cover promised. This could be IoT.

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A brief history of video game saves and data modification

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Wed, 03 Jun 2020 15:00:00 +0000

We look at a history of saving game data in video games, and how it usually provides modders and hackers with the best chance of tampering with game data.

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Coronavirus campaigns lead to surge in malware threats, Labs report finds

Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Mon, 01 Jun 2020 15:00:00 +0000

Our latest, special edition for our quarterly CTNT report focuses on recent, increased malware threats which all have one, big thing in common—using coronavirus as a lure.

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How the Cybercriminal Underground Has Changed in 5 Years

Credit to Author: Trend Micro| Date: Tue, 26 May 2020 12:15:40 +0000

Cybercriminal Underground

The cybercrime economy is one of the runaway success stories of the 21st century — at least, for those who participate in it. Estimates claim it could be worth over $1 trillion annually, more than the GDP of many countries. Part of that success is due to its ability to evolve and shift as the…

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Sodinokibi drops greatest hits collection, and crime is the secret ingredient

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Thu, 14 May 2020 15:30:24 +0000

A major legal firm has been attacked by the Sodinokibi gang. What happened?

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Teaming up with INTERPOL to combat COVID-19 threats

Credit to Author: Trend Micro| Date: Mon, 04 May 2020 12:55:36 +0000

If the past couple of months have taught us anything, it’s that partnerships matter in times of crisis. We’re better, stronger and more resilient when we work together. Specifically, public-private partnerships matter in cybersecurity, which is why Trend Micro is always happy to reach out across industry, academia and law enforcement to offer its expertise….

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Cybersecurity and the economy: when recession strikes

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Thu, 30 Apr 2020 15:11:45 +0000

Could a recession brought on by the current COVID-19 pandemic cause an increase in cybercrime? Did cybercrime increase during the recession of 2009? Or is this just too complex a subject to pin down one way or the other?

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Discord users tempted by bots offering “free Nitro games”

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Fri, 17 Apr 2020 18:28:18 +0000

We look at a wave of bots promoting free games on Discord. But is everything as it seems?

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