“Ethical Hacker” Stole Half a Million in Crypto Form Elderly Person

The victim had hired the “ethical hacker” Aaron Daniel Motta to install a security system in their residence. An IT expert and certified ethical hacker, Aaron Daniel Motta, has been…

Critical vulnerabilities uncovered in hospital robots

Vendor Aethon has patched five critical vulnerabilities in hospital robots used to deliver medical supplies. The world of health-related cybersecurity issues is still relatively untouched. In recent years, we’ve seen…

Why quickly patching your iPhones and Macs is more important than ever

Apple products are secure and don’t get malware or hacked. This is a dangerous myth that continues to circulate despite being total garbage. ZDNet Recommends The best security key While robust…

Sideloading iPhone apps creates a security risk says Apple's Tim Cook, so don't force us to support it

Apple chief Tim Cook has hit out at proposed competition laws that would force it to allow apps to be downloaded from other app stores, something known as ‘sideloading’ which…

SharkBot Is Spread Using Phony Antivirus Apps on Google Play

Malicious applications masquerading as antivirus solutions on the Google Play Store have been identified by security experts. These dangerous apps contain the SharkBot trojan, whose targets are Android devices. SharkBot…

Hacking Forum RaidForums Shut Down

The RaidForums hacker site was largely used by cybercriminals to acquire and sell stolen datasets. The forum represented a database sharing and marketplace forum, that offered exclusive database breaches and…

Clueless hackers spent months inside a network and nobody noticed. But then a ransomware gang turned up

Novice hackers who didn’t know what they were doing spent months inside a government agency network without being detected – before higher-skilled attackers came in after them and launched a…

Developer trends, zero-day risks, 5G speeds, and more: Tech research roundup

According to Google Project Zero’s zero-day tracker, there were 25 browser zero-days patched last year, of which 14 were for Chrome, six were for Safari’s WebKit engine, and four were…

Enemybot: a new Mirai, Gafgyt hybrid botnet joins the scene

A new botnet is targeting routers, Internet of Things (IoT) devices, and an array of server architectures. On April 12, cybersecurity researchers from FortiGuard Labs said the new distributed denial-of-service…

Tips for Using Uploader Widgets on WordPress Blogs

Uploader widgets can be a great way to manage and organize the media files on your WordPress website. It can be a great way to add images and videos to…