MI6 Boss: Digital Attack Surface Growing “Exponentially”

MI6 Boss: Digital Attack Surface Growing "Exponentially" One of the UK’s top spymasters has revealed that MI6 is pursuing partnerships with the technology industry to tackle the challenges posed by…

Hackers could steal encrypted data now and crack it with quantum computers later, warn analysts

Beijing-backed hackers might soon start trying to steal encrypted data — such as biometric info, the identities of covert spies, and weapons designs — with a view to decrypting it…

Bitdefender’s 20th Anniversary: A look at the past, present, and future through its people

We’re incredibly excited to celebrate Bitdefender’s 20th anniversary and thought we would take this opportunity to highlight some of the amazing individuals that have helped Bitdefender thrive over the past…

FBI: FatPipe VPN Zero-Day Exploited by APT for 6 Months

The bureau’s flash alert said an APT has been exploiting the flaw to compromise FatPipe router clustering and load balancer products to breach targets’ networks. A threat actor has been…

US, UK, and Australia pin Iran for exploiting Fortinet and Exchange holes

Image: Fortinet, ZDNet Cyber authorities across the US, UK, and Australia have called for administrators to immediately patch a quartet of vulnerabilities — CVE-2021-34473, 2020-12812, 2019-5591, and 2018-13379 — after…

Redline stealer malware: Full analysis

Redline malware was first observed in March 2020, but it continues to be the most prominent cyber threat impacting users worldwide in 2021. According to the AnyRun trend tracker, 1,473…

Cybercriminals Target Alibaba Cloud for Cryptomining, Malware

Malicious groups disable features in Alibaba Cloud ECS instances for Monero cryptojacking, according to Trend Micro researchers. Cybercriminals are targeting Alibaba Elastic Computing Service (ECS) instances, disabling certain security features…

Google Ads for Faux Cryptowallets Net Scammers At Least $500K

Malicious Phantom, MetaMask cryptowallets are on the prowl to drain victim funds.  Crypto-thieves are buying Google Ads to target victims with fake wallets, which steal credentials and drain balances. So…

Squid Game Crypto Scammers Rips Off Investors for Millions

Anti-dumping code kept investors from selling SQUID while fraudsters cashed out. Players in the Squid Game cryptocurrency market have been eliminated — at least their investment has — by what…

Let's Encrypt explains last month's outages caused by certificate expiration

Dozens of websites and services reported issues late last month thanks to the expiration of a root certificate provided by Let’s Encrypt, one of the largest providers of HTTPS certificates.…