FCC says all US telcos must use the new SHAKEN/STIR protocol to support caller ID authentication by June, next year.
Marriott says a hacker gained access to the accounts of two employees.
A federal court has ruled that violating a website's terms of service is not "hacking" under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act. The plaintiffs wanted to investigate possible racial discrimination in online job markets by creating accounts for fake employers and job seekers. Leading job sites have terms of service prohibiting users from supplying fake information, and the researchers worried...
The FBI says some attacks have also targeted the healthcare industry, currently grappling with the coronavirus outbreak.
App maker denies getting hacked after multiple reports in British media.
UPDATE: Microsoft says none of its verified accounts were hacked. YouTube has also intervened to take down the scam's live streams.
The trade-offs are changing: As countries around the world race to contain the pandemic, many are deploying digital surveillance tools as a means to exert social control, even turning security agency technologies on their own civilians. Health and law enforcement authorities are understandably eager to employ every tool at their disposal to try to hinder the virus even as...
Operators are exploiting the pandemic in the quest to steal your financial information.
RDP use is up by 41%, enterprise VPN use is up by 33%.
A file containing voter information for 4,934,863 Georgians has been published on a hacker forum over the weekend.
The source code of one of today's most profitable and advanced ransomware strains is up for sale on two Russian-language hacking forums.
Hacker group uses zero-day in DrayTek Vigor enterprise routers and VPN gateways to record network traffic.
Amazing: Revealing yet another super-power in the skillful squid, scientists have discovered that squid massively edit their own genetic instructions not only within the nucleus of their neurons, but also within the axon -- the long, slender neural projections that transmit electrical impulses to other neurons. This is the first time that edits to genetic information have been observed outside...
Nine malicious QR code generator sites have stolen $46,000 from users so far.
This is a long and fascinating article about Gus Weiss, who masterminded a long campaign to feed technical disinformation to the Soviet Union, which may or may not have caused a massive pipeline explosion somewhere in Siberia in the 1980s, if in fact there even was a massive pipeline explosion somewhere in Siberia in the 1980s. Lots of information about...
Booz Allen: Russia uses its GRU military hackers following predictable patterns based on a public military doctrine.
Google lauds its Advanced Protection Program (APP) that provides enhanced security features.
Google Chrome 81 to be released next month, on April 7.
Don’t think you’re protected on upcoming 5G networks, either.
Hackers use snail-mail to send target company an envelope with a malware-laced USB thumb drive.