Hackers are exploiting vulnerabilities stemming from the global coronavirus pandemic, including distracted workers and stretched-thin IT staff, as cybersecurity attorneys say the spread of COVID-19 has also brought with it a spike in data security incidents.
Businesses often have a contingency plan — a Plan B — in case workers can’t get to the office when there’s a power outage, natural disaster or extraordinary circumstances, like in Chicago last winter when a polar vortex plunged temperatures far below zero. But few companies expected their backup plans to be deployed for a worldwide pandemic.
Turla, the highly-sophisticated and long established cyber espionage threat actor, shows no sign of slowing down.
An email campaign that purports to be a popular tax return software provider is the latest scam to make the rounds. The corrupted email is quickly spreading, in an effort to catch people who use the tax program.
Trustwave, a managed security services provider based in Chicago, took the wraps off a new line of consulting and security services for Palo Alto Networks Prisma Cloud.
Telco Security Alliance members AT&T, Singtel, and Telefónica are now sharing threat intelligence and indicators of compromise (IoCs) to help fight global attack campaigns that are launched against their customers.
Hackers are using the public’s fear of the coronavirus to steal passwords and spread malware, according to multiple cybersecurity firms and computer security experts.
As the death toll from the coronavirus outbreak continues to rise, online scammers are using email phishing schemes in an attempt to profit on people's confusion and fear surrounding the virus.
A week on from the U.S. killing of Iran’s Qasem Soleimani on January 3, media warnings around the cyber threat now facing the U.S. and its allies show no signs of diminishing.
Smart cities, connected cars and other emerging technology trends fueled by IoT-enabled devices are likely to further gain pace from 2020 onwards – so here are some of the major IoT trends today and what to expect in the year ahead.
Hackers behind the ransomware attack on New Year's Eve claimed to have stolen customer data including credit card information, and threatened to publish it online if they weren’t paid the money within seven days.
Iranian hackers are likely planning social engineering and phishing efforts as retaliation for the U.S. military’s killing of Iranian military chief Qasem Soleimani, according to security experts in government and the private sector.
If you’re anything like me, you’ll be traveling with all of your devices this holiday season. But according to Trustwave, you need to do a quick security check-up.
You wouldn’t purchase an expensive sports car if you couldn’t use it properly. So, why make a pricey security investment before knowing it fits into your ecosystem?
With 30 years of work experience in the channel, Trustwave’s Suzanne Swanson says her biggest business strength today continues to be her hands-on involvement working with partners.
There is a new tool offensive security teams can use for their password cracking needs. CrackQ is open-source and can provide metrics on the current jobs, queuing and re-queuing tasks.
Security researchers have divulged two vulnerabilities in the SatLink 2000 VSAT modem that could enable hackers to carry out cross-site scripting attacks and sniff sensitive data traversing the modem.
It’s no secret that Microsoft’s Windows 10 updates have been controversial as of late. They’ve been filled with patches fixing previous updates’ bugs only to create more issues. Now, there’s a whole new problem altogether: Fake ransomware-filled updates.
With the end of support for Windows 7 coming in January, many users are looking to update to Windows 10 to continue getting security updates and support from Microsoft. According to a report from security firm Trustwave, attackers are well aware of this and targeting Microsoft users with fake update emails.
For Microsoft Azure users, Trustwave is launching new services to bolster threat monitoring, detection and response natively on the platform.
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