Cloud-Native Security—What is it and Why it Matters

The term “cloud native” is turning up more and more in vendor promotions and news content, as a growing number of organizations devote more resources to the cloud and make…

How to identify (and avoid) security threats while shopping online

Although you want to grab the best deals this holiday weekend, remember that this is the perfect time for scammers to take advantage of you online. Phishing emails — claiming…

We Might Be Seeing Some New Scams This Black Friday

On this Black Friday, you might get more than just some great deals as fraudsters are polishing their malware droppers, phishing lures, and bogus sites. A thorough study outlining the most frequent…

New Twists on Gift-Card Scams Flourish on Black Friday

Fake merchandise and crypto jacking are among the new ways cybercriminals will try to defraud people flocking online for Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Black Friday cyber-pariahs have revamped gift-card…

WiFi software management firm exposed millions of users’ data

Brazil-based WiFi management software firm WSpot exposed extensive details of high-profile firms and millions of customers. WSpot provides software to let businesses secure their on-premise WiFi networks and offer password-free…

Over half of millennials are responsible for executing their parents' wills, but hardly any have access to their parents' online passwords

As COVID-19 spread, many American millennials finally began their estate planning. Yet, many of them do not have the correct digital information if their parents pass on, according to new…

GoDaddy hacked – Hackers access data of 1.2 million customers

GoDaddy detected unauthorized access to its systems where it hosts and manages its customers’ WordPress servers. The Scottsdale, Arizona-based web registrar and hosting firm GoDaddy has disclosed that it suffered…

Data from millions of Brazilians exposed in Wi-Fi management software firm leak

A Brazilian Wi-Fi management software firm exposed data of various high profile companies and millions of their customers. The data was leaked by WSpot, which provides software that enables businesses…

GoDaddy’s Latest Breach Affects 1.2M Customers

The kingpin domain registrar has logged its fifth cyber-incident since 2018, after an attacker with a compromised password stole email addresses, SSH keys and database logins. Web-hosting giant GoDaddy has…

Online Payment Fraud Surges by 208% Ahead of Black Friday

Online Payment Fraud Surges by 208% Ahead of Black Friday Online payment fraud surged by 208% between September and October 2021, indicating that scammers are ramping up attacks on online…