May 17, 2019 - The Department of Energy was subject to a DDoS attack that caused major disruptions in their operations. Is the smart grid ready for such an attack? Here are the lessons we can take away from the event.
May 15, 2019 - This month marks two years since the infamous WannaCry attack. Now a Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) vulnerability has been discovered that could be used in a similar large-scale attack—though Microsoft has released a patch. Have you updated yet?
May 14, 2019 - A fix was rolled out for a WhatsApp vulnerability, which was used to inject spyware into mobile devices and target a human rights lawyer.
May 14, 2019 - In this edition, we review active and unique exploit kits hitting consumers and businesses over the spring season.
May 13, 2019 - A roundup of security news from May 6–12, including breaches, privacy, financials, takedowns, and new ransomware tactics.
May 10, 2019 - Losing trust in financial institutions can have a disrupting effect on society. And malware authors love to target these direct sources of money. How can we protect them?
May 9, 2019 - With 5G wireless on the horizon, what will businesses need to do to secure their devices and networks?
May 8, 2019 - It’s good to know that your bank’s website boasts that little green padlock, promotes secure communication, and follows a two-factor authentication (2FA) scheme. But are their mobile apps equally secure?
May 8, 2019 - Amidst never-ending data breaches and constantly-surprising company fiascos, here are six takeaways for anyone in the US who cares about protecting their online privacy.