Most Brazilian companies don't pay to get data back after ransomware attacks

Written by Angelica Mari, Contributing Editor Angelica Mari Contributing Editor Angelica Mari is a Brazil-based technology journalist. She started working at age 15 as a computer instructor and started writing…

How to delete yourself from internet search results and hide your identity online

Go incognito. Getty Images/iStockphoto There is now a very thin line, easily broken, which separates our physical and digital identities. Social networks have evolved from the days of MySpace to…

SockDetour: the backdoor impacting U.S. defense contractors

SockDetour is a new backdoor identified by the Unit42 research team and found on U.S. defense contractors’ networks as a backup backdoor to maintain persistence and access.  SockDetour is a…

Cybersecurity has a desperate skills crisis. Rural America could have the answer

Written by Owen Hughes, Senior Editor Owen Hughes Senior Editor Owen is a senior editor at ZDNet. Based in London, UK, Owen covers software development, IT workforce trends and the…

Biden Urges US Businesses to Bolster Cybersecurity Protection

Security Intelligence – Security Intelligence – Biden Urges US Businesses to Bolster Cybersecurity Protection Home&nbsp/ News Biden Urges US Businesses to Bolster Cybersecurity Protection Share President Joe Biden warned U.S.…

A New Phishing-as-a-Service Toolkit Was Discovered

Phishing-as-a-service, often known as PhaaS, is a black-market industry in which trained cybercriminals offer access to the tools and information necessary to carry out a phishing assault in a manner…

Intel Memory Bug Poses Risk for Hundreds of Products

Dell and HP were among the first to release patches and fixes for the bug. Chipmaker Intel is reporting a memory bug impacting microprocessor firmware used in “hundreds” of products.…

Novel Phishing Trick Uses Weird Links to Bypass Spam Filters

A novel form of phishing takes advantage of a disparity between how browsers and email inboxes read web domains. Researchers have identified a never-before-seen method for sneaking malicious links into…

How Much Can CCIE Enterprise Certified Professional Make?

Cisco CCIE Enterprise Infrastructure certificate, which is the successor of the old CCIE Routing and Switching certification, is the most popular CCIE certification. Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) is an…

CISA adds actively exploited critical F5 BIG-IP bug to its must-patch list

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has ordered federal agencies to patch a critical bug in F5’s Big-IP software that is being actively exploited.  The network and application delivery…