Deepfakes were going to change everything. And then they didn’t

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Fri, 16 Apr 2021 14:36:04 +0000

Deepfakes are out there, but they aren’t where many people expected them to be.

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RDP, the ransomware problem that won’t go away

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Tue, 16 Feb 2021 19:22:39 +0000

A lot of things changed in 2020. The popularity of RDP with criminals wasn’t one of them.

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A week in security (December 28 – January 3)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 04 Jan 2021 15:52:48 +0000

A roundup of cybersecurity news from December 28 – January 3 including a Zyxel backdoor, a patched Google Docs bug, and breach data for sale.

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The strangest cybersecurity events of 2020: a look back

Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Thu, 31 Dec 2020 16:00:14 +0000

In a year of unbridled strangeness, these are the strangest cybersecurity events that made us collectively say: “Wait… seriously?”

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The Biggest Cyberattacks of 2020…so far

Credit to Author: Quickheal| Date: Wed, 16 Sep 2020 08:09:59 +0000

It’s been a crazy 2020 so far. The COVID-19 pandemic has ravaged the entire world, changing the nature of how human beings live and interact with each other. There have been other natural disasters that have caused tremendous loss of life and devastation. But that didn’t mean cybercriminals remained quiet….

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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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SophosLabs surveys the threat landscape for 2020 trends

Credit to Author: Andrew Brandt| Date: Tue, 05 Nov 2019 13:50:31 +0000

SophosLabs this morning published its annual assessment on the state of internet and information security, and our outlook on what security threats are likely to affect the world in the coming year: the SophosLabs 2020 Threat Report, available for download now. This year, our report broadens the scope of our analysis to cover topics beyond [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/tFcwsfiM20g” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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