Brazilian Ministry of Health hit by second cyberattack in less than a week

Brazil’s Ministry of Health has suffered a second cyberattack in less than a week, which has compromised various internal systems, including the platform that holds COVID-19 vaccination data. ZDNet Recommends…

‘Appalling’ Riot Games Job Fraud Takes Aim at Wallets

Scammers are using fake job listings to empty the wallets of young, hopeful victims looking to break into the gaming industry. Riot Games, the developer behind League of Legends, has…

New Yanluowang Ransomware Found to be Code-Signed, Terminates Database-Related Processes

Trend Micro – Trend Micro – New Yanluowang Ransomware Found to be Code-Signed, Terminates Database-Related Processes Ransomware We analyzed new samples of the Yanluowang ransomware. One interesting aspect of these…

Fujitsu to discontinue ProjectWEB tool after Japanese govt data breaches

In a statement released on Thursday, Japanese tech giant Fujitsu attributed a Japanese government data breach earlier this year to its ProjectWEB tool.  In May, multiple government agencies — including…

Malware distribution in public repositories highlighted by malicious npm packages stealing Discord tokens

ZDNet Recommends Best security key 2021 While robust passwords go a long way to securing your valuable online accounts, hardware-based two-factor authentication takes that security to the next level. Read…

What Is a Virtual Patch and Why You Need It

Software vulnerabilities are one of the biggest nuisances for cybersecurity because cybercriminals love to exploit them. Read on to find out how you can be one step ahead by applying…

QNAP NAS Devices Targeted Now by Another Cryptocurrency Mining Malware

Yesterday, QNAP (Quality Network Appliance Provider), the provider of solutions in fields like hardware design, in-house manufacturing, or software development having its focus on video innovation, storage, and networking, published…

VPS Hosting Vs. Dedicated Servers – Which Is Better?

When you’re an owner of a particular brand or service, it is highly likely you’ll create a website that will serve as an advertisement for everything that you provide. If…

First certified 'secured-core' Windows Servers and Azure Stack HCI servers are now available

Earlier this year, Microsoft announced plans for secured-core servers, the server complements to secured-core PCs. Today, December 7, the first servers that have passed the “Secured-core” standards bar are available…

Google announces lawsuit and action against blockchain botnet Glupteba

Google announced this morning that it disrupted the command and control infrastructure of Russia-based Glupteba, a blockchain-backed botnet being used to target Windows machines.  Google vice president of security Royal…