Colorado energy company loses 25 years of data after cyberattack, still rebuilding network

Colorado’s Delta-Montrose Electric Association (DMEA) is still struggling to recover from a devastating cyberattack last month that took down 90% of its internal systems and caused 25 years of historic…

Toss a Coin to your Helper (Part 2 of 2)

Avast –  Avast –  In the first posting of this series, we looked at a clipboard stealer belonging to the MyKings botnet. In this second part of the blog series,…

Zscaler delivers strong Q1, sees revenue grow 62% year over year

Cybersecurity firm Zscaler reported fiscal Q1 revenue and profit that topped Wall Street analysts’ expectations Tuesday afternoon. Revenue in the quarter rose 62% year over year to $230.5 million, yielding a…

Why everyone should have this cheap security tool

Whenever I’m asked for things that are a must-have, a YubiKey is on the top of my list no matter what platform or operating system people are using — Windows,…

Bitdefender Threat Debrief | November 2021

The Bitdefender Threat Debrief (BDTD) is a monthly series analyzing threat news, trends, and research from the previous month. You can find all previous debriefs here. Highlight of the month:…

Yanluowang Ransomware Tied to Thieflock Threat Actor

Links between the tactics and tools demonstrated in attacks suggest a former affiliate has switched loyalties, according to new research. A threat actor previously tied to the Thieflock ransomware operation…

'AI Will Revolutionize Every Aspect of Connectivity,' Argue Cyber Experts

'AI Will Revolutionize Every Aspect of Connectivity,' Argue Cyber Experts "AI will revolutionize every aspect of connectivity," was the bold message delivered during a recent webinar by the IDC titled 'AI…

The 7 Biggest Digital Threats of Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Cyber crime is causing more chaos than ever, and looms large for small business owners as Black Friday and Cyber Monday approach and pose an enormous challenge to their online…

Proposed Bill Would Require Public Disclosure of Ransomware Payments

Security Intelligence – Security Intelligence – Proposed Bill Would Require Public Disclosure of Ransomware Payments Two U.S. congresswomen introduced a bill that would require ransomware victims to publicly disclose ransom…

Apple alerts journalists, activists about state-sponsored hacking attempts after NSO Group suit

Written by AJ Vicens Nov 24, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP On the same day Apple announced a lawsuit against Israeli spyware vendor NSO Group for developing hacking tools to help breach…