Wekby attackers are turning to the technique known as DNS tunneling in lieu of more conventional HTTP delivery of command and controls for remote access control of infected computer networks.
Researchers at Kaspersky Lab have identified six APT groups using exploits for a Microsoft Office flaw that was patched in September 2015.
Google wants to kill passwords with Project Abacus, which Google said will become available on Android devices by the end of 2016.
Apple has hired cryptography pioneer Jon Callas for a third time. Callas, who previously at Apple helped design and implement encryption systems for Macs, was most recently at Silent Circle.
Expert Troy Hunt waxes on last week’s LinkedIn data dump of 117 million credentials and how it reflects on a new breed of hackers.
The FBI warned its business partners of the risks associated with KeySweeper, a device hidden in a USB wall charger that sniffs keystrokes from Microsoft wireless keyboards.
Details of an extensive targeted attack against Swiss defense contractor RUAG were released by Switzerland’s national CERT.
The tenacious EITest malware campaign is being refueled by the fact it is shifting from the Angler exploit kit to the Neutrino exploit kit.
SWIFT reminds banks of their responsibility in securing their access to the financial network, and creates a centralized information sharing resources for users.
The Angler Exploit Kit is exploiting the latest Flash zero day and is moving Dridex banking malware. The Magnitude and Neutrino exploit kits have also integrated the 0day.