Final Member of 'The Community' Sentenced

Final Member of 'The Community' Sentenced The United States has sent a fourth member of the international hacking group known as The Community to prison. Garrett Endicott, of Warrensburg, Missouri, was…

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. …

Schools Urged to Sign-Up as CyberFirst Girls Competition Kicks Off

Schools Urged to Sign-Up as CyberFirst Girls Competition Kicks Off UK schools are being encouraged to sign-up to a revamped cybersecurity competition designed to improve diversity in the sector. The CyberFirst…

Mozilla ends support for Firefox Lockwise password management app, strands iOS users

Farewell, sweet prince. Image: Mozilla Mozilla has emailed its Lockwise users to inform them that on December 13, it will be ending support for its Lockwise password management app. Lockwise…

#IRISSCON: 12 Ways to Defend and Respond to Cyber-Attacks Effectively

#IRISSCON: 12 Ways to Defend and Respond to Cyber-Attacks Effectively Best practices to defend and respond to cyber-attacks, drawing on analogies with the COVID-19 pandemic, were set out by Brian…

Interpol Closes in on Global BEC Gang

Interpol Closes in on Global BEC Gang Irish police have joined forces with Interpol to track down an organized crime gang that has already stolen more than €14m ($16m) from…

What Is Conti Ransomware?

Conti ransomware is an extremely damaging malicious actor due to the speed with which encrypts data and spreads to other systems. The cyber-crime action is thought to be led by…

81% of UK Healthcare Organizations Hit by Ransomware in Last Year

81% of UK Healthcare Organizations Hit by Ransomware in Last Year More than four-fifths (81%) of UK healthcare organizations suffered a ransomware attack in the last year, according to a…

Senior Officials Join the U.S. in an Anti-Ransomware Initiative

Following the last week’s White House National Security Council’s virtual meetings on the Counter-Ransomware Initiative event, senior officials from the U.E. and 31 countries have issued a joint statement where…

More than 30 countries outline efforts to stop ransomware after White House virtual summit

The countries involved in the two-day ransomware summit led by the US have released a joint statement pledging to make systems more resilient against attack and outlining measures that will…