How to back up your Gmail: The ultimate guide

A few years ago, I moved off of Office 365 and Outlook and onto Gmail. Many of you thought I’d regret the move, but I have to tell you that…

Get patching: SonicWall warns of vulnerabilties in SMA 100 series remote access devices

SonicWall is warning customers to apply firmware updates to its SMA 100 Series appliances for remote access from mobile devices, in order to patch vulnerabilities of critical and medium severity. …

Half of Websites Still Using Legacy Crypto Keys

Half of Websites Still Using Legacy Crypto Keys The internet is becoming more secure overall, but slightly more than half of websites' digital keys are still generated via legacy encryption…

NVD: It’s Another Record Year for Vulnerabilities

NVD: It’s Another Record Year for Vulnerabilities The US-CERT has recorded more vulnerabilities so far in 2021 than any year previously, the fifth year in a row this has happened.…

What Is a Virtual Patch and Why You Need It

Software vulnerabilities are one of the biggest nuisances for cybersecurity because cybercriminals love to exploit them. Read on to find out how you can be one step ahead by applying…

IT Execs Half as Likely to Face the Axe After Breaches

IT Execs Half as Likely to Face the Axe After Breaches Senior IT and cybersecurity professionals are nearly half as likely to be fired following a data breach today versus three…

Google Pixel bug preventing users from making 911 calls caused by Microsoft Teams

A Google Pixel user last week found a bug that prevented them from being able to call 911 on their device. Initially reported on the GooglePixel subreddit forum by /u/KitchenPictures5849,…

Queensland government energy generator says ransomware attack not state-based

An artist’s impression of a ransomware incident Image: iStock Queensland government-owned energy generator CS Energy provided an update on Wednesday that those behind its November ransomware incident was unlikely to…

With 18,378 vulnerabilities reported in 2021, NIST records fifth straight year of record numbers

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) released a graph showing the number of vulnerabilities reported in 2021, finding 18,378 this year.  The figure set a record for the…

Malicious npm Code Packages Built for Hijacking Discord Servers

The lurking code-bombs lift Discord tokens from users of any applications that pulled the packages into their code bases. A series of malicious packages in the Node.js package manager (npm)…