Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Wed, 20 Mar 2019 15:00:00 +0000Read more
Credit to Author: Jeffrey Esposito| Date: Thu, 14 Mar 2019 09:44:52 +0000
Facebook suing developers from Ukraine, Apex Legends’ battle against cheaters, Facebook’s double-edged sword on privacy, and more.Read more
Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Fri, 08 Feb 2019 19:09:33 +0000
|In the series about vital infrastructure we look at communication. How vital is it? How is malware a threat and even how does malware show us the way to secure communication?
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Credit to Author: davidruiz| Date: Thu, 07 Feb 2019 16:53:35 +0000
|Facebook’s plan to integrate secure messaging across Messenger, WhatsApp, and Instagram will demand technical know-how and a fierce commitment to user privacy.
The post Merging Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp, and Instagram: a technical, reputational hurdle appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs.Read more
Credit to Author: David Buxton| Date: Thu, 17 Jan 2019 13:31:48 +0000
In this episode, Dave and Jeff plus some special guests talk travel and keeping your data safe.Read more
Credit to Author: mattcookesophoscom| Date: Wed, 16 Jan 2019 10:32:52 +0000
SC Magazine’s labs team has taken a look at Sophos Safeguard Encryption. We’re delighted to say they scored the product a massive 4.75 out of 5! …adding the extra layer of file security, location-based file encryption and application-based encryption, makes this product worth checking out. You can read the full review here. If you’re looking […]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/GWaJe5c_asY” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>Read more
Credit to Author: Ghanshyam More| Date: Fri, 14 Dec 2018 11:58:50 +0000
On the back of an upswing in Ransomware activity, we decided to carry out an in-depth analysis of Ghost Ransomware. Interesting fact about this malware is that it uses multiple components to encrypt user files. Technical Analysis : Main malware executable (Ghost.exe) is compiled using the DotNet Framework. The infection…Read more
Credit to Author: Trend Micro| Date: Mon, 10 Dec 2018 15:00:16 +0000
For many hackers around the globe, ransomware infections have become a lucrative business. Although these types of malware samples have been around for years now, they continue to spur success – and high monetary profits – for attackers. In fact, according to a statement from U.S. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein during the 2017 Cambridge…
The post What Happens When Victims Pay Ransomware Attackers? appeared first on .Read more
Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Fri, 30 Nov 2018 19:17:33 +0000
|Marriott disclosed a large-scale data breach impacting up to 500 million customers who have stayed at a Starwood-branded hotel within the last four years.
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The post Marriott breach impacts 500 million customers: here’s what to do about it appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs.Read more
Credit to Author: Trend Micro| Date: Tue, 30 Oct 2018 14:00:20 +0000
If cybersecurity consultants and IT admins have learned anything of the current threat environment, it’s that ransomware will continue to be a pervasive and dangerous threat to individual users, enterprises and organizations at large. When they first emerged, these infections were unlike anything that tech experts had ever seen, combining strong encryption and blackmail tactics…
The post Ransomware Threat Continues: How Infections Take Place appeared first on .Read more
Credit to Author: Jovi Umawing| Date: Wed, 12 Sep 2018 15:00:00 +0000
|There’s a new kind of fraud out there, and it’s after organizations that have embraced omnichannel, a strategy that focuses on improved user experience. We take a look at what omnichannel is, the kinds of fraud that can affect businesses using this approach, and how they can protect themselves—and their clients.
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