This is how Formula 1 teams fight off cyberattacks

The Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One team is one of the most dominant F1 teams of all time and has won seven Constructor’s World Championships in a row since 2014, with…

Windows security: 20 years on from Bill Gates' Trustworthy Computing memo, how much has changed?

It’s almost 20 years since then-Microsoft boss Bill Gates wrote his famous Trustworthy Computing memo, in which he urged the company to produce more secure software.  “Eventually, our software should…

The Anonymous Domain Registration Might Be Prohibited Shortly

The European Union is currently working on laws that would make it illegal for everybody to register domains before going through an identification process. This new law would apply to…

The Botnet Dubbed MyKings Is Still Active

MyKings botnet appeared in the wild five years ago and is one of the most analyzed botnets in history. A botnet is a collection of infected computers or other internet-connected…

The White House is having a big meeting about fighting ransomware. It didn't invite Russia

The White House has held a meeting with ministers and officials from 30 nations and the European Union to discuss how to combat ransomware and other cyber threats.  The two-day…

New “Yanluowang” Ransomware Variant Discovered

New "Yanluowang" Ransomware Variant Discovered Security researchers are warning of a newly discovered ransomware variant currently being used in targeted attacks. Dubbed “Yanluowang” after the .yanluowang extension it adds to…

Financial Regulator Warns of Hybrid Working Security Risks

Financial Regulator Warns of Hybrid Working Security Risks The UK’s financial regulator, The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), has released new guidance for organizations in the sector to help them transition…

EU Proposals Could Unmask Domain Name Registrants

EU Proposals Could Unmask Domain Name Registrants The EU could be gearing up to ban anonymous registration of domain data in a bid to boost security and anti-piracy efforts, it…

ACSC offers optional DNS protection to government entities

Image: Getty Images/iStockphoto The Australian Cyber Security Centre will be offering its Australian Protective Domain Name Service (AUPDNS) for free to other government entities at federal and state level across…