Brace yourself for these five top data breach trends in 2022, Experian warns

In its latest annual Data Breach Industry Forecast released Monday, credit bureau and information services company Experian said that it has identified five areas it believes cybercriminals will find opportunities…

Planned Parenthood data breach: Hackers steal 400,000 patients’ data

According to Planned Parenthood, the latest data breach has affected its Los Angeles branch (PPLA) after it suffered a ransomware attack. On Wednesday, December 1st, 2021 Planned Parenthood, the non-profit…

1,000 arrests made in online fraud crackdown, says Interpol

Police have arrested 1,003 individuals across 22 jurisdictions in the last few months as part of a Interpol-coordinated operation against online financial crimes, including the business email compromise (BEC) scams. …

Iranians Charged in Cyberattacks Against U.S. 2020 Election

The State Department has offered a $10M reward for tips on the two Iran-based threat actors accused of voter intimidation and disinformation. The U.S. Department of Justice has unsealed charges…

US Charges Two Iranians with Cyber-based Electoral Interference

US Charges Two Iranians with Cyber-based Electoral Interference The United States has charged two Iranian computer hackers in connection with a cyber-campaign intended to influence the outcome of America’s 2020…

What Is Privileged Access Management (PAM)?

To understand what privileged access management is, we need to first understand what privileged access refers to. This article will cover many aspects of PAM, including definition, importance, functionality, statistics,…

Cybersecurity: This prolific hacker-for-hire operation has targeted thousands of victims around the world

A hacker-for-hire operation offered by cyber mercenaries has targeted thousands of individuals and organisations around the world, in a prolific campaign of financially driven attacks that have been ongoing since…

Hackers with Chinese links breach defense, energy targets, including one in US

Written by Tim Starks Nov 8, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP Suspected spies using similar tools and tactics to a Chinese government-connected hacking group compromised nine organizations in the defense, education, energy…

Senators add CISA cyberattack/ransomware reporting amendment to defense bill

Four US Senators have introduced a new bipartisan amendment to the 2022 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) that will force critical infrastructure owners and operators as well as civilian federal…

Small Businesses Pay Up to $1M to Recover from Breaches

Small Businesses Pay Up to $1M to Recover from Breaches Over half (58%) of US small businesses have suffered a security or data breach, with most paying hundreds of thousands…