March 19, 2018

Data Theft and Departing Employees – Why it Matters (Part 2)

Read morearrow_forward

Netflix Launches Public Bug Bounty Program

Streaming giant Netflix has announced the launch of a public bug bounty program designed to allow security researchers to responsibly disclose vulnerabilities in exchange for rewards. With some 117 million…

Read more arrow_forward

15-Year-Old Hacks Ledger Hardware Cryptocurrency Wallet

A teenage hacker has discovered a flaw in Ledger, a popular hardware wallet that could essentially enable hackers to grab secret PINs before or after the shipping of the devices….

Read more arrow_forward

Expedia’s Orbitz: 880,000 Payment Cards Struck by Data Breach

Orbitz, a subsidiary of online travel giant Expedia has revealed a data breach wherein hackers may have accessed the details of some 880,000 payment cards. The data breach could also…

Read more arrow_forward

SEC Publishes Guidance on Cybersecurity Breach Disclosures

In the aftermath of the sweeping, infamous breach of Equifax, the SEC has now provided additional clarification to its 2011 cybersecurity guidance with a new ‘interpretive release’. The US Securities…

Read more arrow_forward

Popular Freeware Site Found Hosting Bitcoin Stealing Malware

A dangerous bitcoin stealing malware that swaps user accounts with that of the attacker was discovered by researchers to be hosted on servers for over a year. Researchers at…

Read more arrow_forward

Microsoft Sees Cryptocurrency Miners as an ‘Increasing Threat’

Software giant Microsoft has labelled malicious cryptocurrency miners as an increasing threat as cybercriminals increasingly turn to new attack vectors due to the soaring prices of cryptocurrencies like bitcoin in…

Read more arrow_forward

Robots are Now Vulnerable to Ransomware Attacks

Security researchers have put the spotlight on malware affecting humanoid robots with the first proof-of-concept ever hack to showcase a ransomware attack on robots. Ransomware attacks targeting robots are becoming…

Read more arrow_forward

Cryptocurrency Exchange Offers $250,000 Hacker Bounty

One of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges is on the offensive, offering a $250,000 bounty for tip-offs on hackers who have long plagued the cryptocurrency industry. Founded by Zhao Changpeng,…

Read more arrow_forward

Malware Behind $530 Million Theft of Japanese Crypto Exchange

    The hack of Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck, in January, occurred after hackers infiltrated the platform by targeting an employee’s computer with malware. In an investigation report released by…

Read more arrow_forward