Two-year-old Bucbi ransomware is making a comeback with new capabilities added, transforming the simple malware into Swiss Army Knife for cyber crime.
Twitter has asked its business partner Dataminr to no longer provide it services to the U.S. intelligence community.
Microsoft’s twice-annual SIR bellwether security report highlights malware, fraudulent login attempts and the staying power of really old software bugs.
Mike Mimoso, Chris Brook, and Tom Spring, discuss the week in news, including a first hand account of an online casino getting hit by ransomware, Brazil shutting down WhatsApp, and attackers mining an ADP portal for W-2s.
PwnedList’s decision to shut down its free credential monitoring service had nothing to do with a recent vulnerability that exposed its collection of 866 compromised credentials.
Security researchers at Trustwave SpiderLabs have discovered a new vulnerability in Lenovo’s much maligned Lenovo Solution Center software. The vulnerability allows attackers with local network access to a PC to execute arbitrary code.
A relatively affordable and difficult to detect ransomware-as-a-service named AlphaLocker has begun making the rounds, researchers warn.
A major online casino ran headfirst into a ransomware infection and learned about how simple mistakes can lead to complicated problems.
A five-year-old privilege escalation vulnerability in Android disclosed today affects hundreds of different device models going back to Jelly Bean 4.3.
Cisco alerted customers three vulnerabilities, one critical and two high, along with patches to fix them.