Qlocker Ransomware Is Apparently Back in Business

Qlocker is a specific ransomware that infiltrates users’ storage devices and operates as a file locker, keeping users out unless they supply a password. The Qlocker ransomware only affects QNAP…

Ukraine Targeted in False Ransomware Attacks, Microsoft Warns

A warning comes from Microsoft about a data-wiping malware that poses as ransomware and is being leveraged by threat actors to target several companies from Ukraine. The attacks were identified…

FSB Arrested 8 Individuals Believed to Be Part Of the REvil Ransomware Group

Russian police have arrested eight individuals believed to have connections to the REvil ransomware gang, and they are now facing criminal charges for their illicit activities. How Did the REvil…

Top 2022 Cybersecurity Predictions for the Healthcare Industry

The healthcare industry has been one of the most targeted industries over the past few years and hackers have jump-started their attacks since COVID. Attacks on healthcare industries have increased…

2G's security weaknesses are still a problem, even for modern phones

Google recently added an option to switch off insecure 2G connectivity in Android smartphone modems, a move that has been welcomed by digital civil liberties group the Electronic Frontier Foundation…

DHL, Microsoft, WhatsApp top phishing list of most imitated brands

DHL took over the top spot of Check Point Research’s list of the most imitated brands among cybercriminals this year, surpassing Microsoft and Google as the brand used most often…

Former Inspector General Pleads Guilty to Software Theft

Former Inspector General Pleads Guilty to Software Theft A former acting inspector general for the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has pleaded guilty to charges related to his theft…

Two Years for Romance Fraudster Who Targeted 670 Women

Two Years for Romance Fraudster Who Targeted 670 Women A romance scammer who targeted hundreds of women and persuaded some to give him thousands of pounds has been jailed for…

Microsoft Warns of Destructive Malware Campaign Targeting Ukraine

Microsoft Warns of Destructive Malware Campaign Targeting Ukraine Microsoft has detected a major malware wiper campaign targeting government, IT and non-profit organizations across Ukraine. Dubbed “WhisperGate,” the attacks were first…

3 ways to improve your website security

Every so often, you hear in the news that a company’s website was down temporarily for several hours, preventing visitors and consumers alike from accessing it. Or, you may receive…