450 million cyberattacks attempted on Japan Olympics infrastructure: NTT

The NTT Corporation, which provided wide-ranging telecommunications services and network security for the Olympic & Paralympic Games in Tokyo this summer, said there were more than 450 million attempted cyberattacks…

Microsoft announces security programs for nonprofits as nation-state attacks increase

Microsoft unveiled a new suite of tools on Thursday built to protect nonprofits as threats against philanthropic organizations globally have skyrocketed, particularly from nation-states. The Microsoft Security Program for Nonprofits…

83% of ransomware victims paid ransom: survey

A new survey of 300 US-based IT decision makers found that 64% have been victims of a ransomware attack in the last 12 months and 83% of attack victims paid…

'A lot' of firms are developing offensive cyber techniques, hoping for investment

Written by AJ Vicens Oct 18, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP Aggressive cyber tools remain a topic of interest for “a lot of companies” pitching their technology to investors thanks to interest…

Heimdal™ Security Is a Finalist at the Computing Security Awards 2021 in Thirteen Categories

We are most delighted to announce that, after being nominated for the Network Computing Awards earlier this month, our company and solutions were also chosen as finalists in thirteen (!!!)…

Tracking CVE-2021-26084 and Other Server-Based Vulnerability Exploits via Trend Micro Cloud One and Trend Micro Vision One

Trend Micro – Trend Micro – A more detailed explanation of this chain and the specific techniques observed in this campaign can be found in our tech brief. We used…

October Patch Tuesday: 3 Critical Bulletins Among 71

Trend Micro – Trend Micro – The October 2021 Patch Tuesday continues the quiet streak observed for the months of August and September. Out of 71 bulletins, only three were rated Critical this month. The list also included a fix…

Ten things you should know about ISO/IEC 27001

Before Certification Don’t underestimate the number of stakeholders you will need to consult. In large organisations, stakeholder management can be a large undertaking and key requirement for a successful compliance…

CyberCX Cyber Dialogue: In conversation with Tim Watts MP with Alastair MacGibbon.

This instalment of our Cyber Dialogue webcast series features Shadow Assistant Minister for Cyber Security Tim Watts MP in conversation with CyberCX Chief Strategy Officer Alastair MacGibbon. In this fascinating…

J3rryBl4nks’s PEN-300 Approach

Guest post by J3rryBl4nks, OffSec student and OSCP holder My PEN-300 Approach My name is J3rryBl4nks. I have been in roles in information technology for 17 years. I started out…