TAG to Open New Global Headquarters

TAG to Open New Global Headquarters A cybersecurity research and advisory company has announced plans to open a new global headquarters in New York City. TAG Cyber said relocation to the famous spot…

AT&T Takes Steps to Mitigate Botnet Found Inside Its Network 

AT&T is battling a modular malware called EwDoor on 5,700 VoIP servers, but it could have a larger wildcard certificate problem. AT&T is taking action to take down a botnet…

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…

This mysterious malware could threaten millions of routers and IoT devices

A new form of Internet of Things malware, which uses over 30 different exploits, has been spotted by security researchers. Detailed by cybersecurity researchers at AT&T Alien Labs, BotenaGo malware can use…

BotenaGo botnet malware targeting millions of IoT devices

The malware is currently targeting Linux-embedded routers and IoT devices through botnets. The IT security researchers at AT&T Alien Labs have tracked down malware utilizing over 30 different exploits to…

The BotenaGo Botnet Targets IoT Devices

BotenaGo is a virus developed in Golang (Go), a programing language that has exploded in popularity in recent years, with malware developers praising it for producing harder-to-detect and reverse-engineer payloads. A botnet, as explained…

Millions of Routers, IoT Devices at Risk from New Open-Source Malware

BotenaGo, written in Google’s Golang programming language, can exploit more than 30 different vulnerabilities. Newly surfaced malware that is difficult to detect and written in Google’s open-source programming language has…

Maze Ransomware: Origins, Operating Mode, Attacks

This post is also available in: Danish Coming back to your laptop only to find all your data encrypted and a defiant message on your screen asking you for money…

Halloween comes early for Syniverse, Facebook, and Twitch: What we can learn from their spooky outages plus breaches

It looks like more than ghosts are wreaking havoc on haunted networks. We’re less than a full week into October, and Cybersecurity Awareness Month isn’t quite taking shape the way…

Telecom giant behind routing SMS discloses 5-year-long data breach

Syniverse, the targeted telecom firm, works with carriers like T-Mobile, Verizon, Twilio, and AT&T in routing SMS text messages exchanged between them and carriers abroad. Syniverse, the well-known telecom giant,…