UK and Israel Pledge Greater Cooperation in Cybersecurity

UK and Israel Pledge Greater Cooperation in Cybersecurity The UK and Israel have signed a new agreement promising increased cooperation in cybersecurity. The 10-year ‘memorandum of understanding’ was signed yesterday…

Israel Blamed for Crippling Attack on Iranian Gas Stations

Israel Blamed for Crippling Attack on Iranian Gas Stations A cyber-attack which paralyzed Iran’s gas stations last month was launched by Israeli operatives, as tension between the Middle East rivals…

#IRISSCON: Understanding the Reality of Cyber Threats to Improve Defenses

#IRISSCON: Understanding the Reality of Cyber Threats to Improve Defenses Understanding the true nature of cyber-threats is critical in enabling organizations to protect themselves, according to Ciaran Martin, Founding CEO…

Ghostwriter Disinformation Operation Linked to Belarus

Ghostwriter Disinformation Operation Linked to Belarus Security researchers have linked the notorious state-sponsored Ghostwriter cyber-espionage and disinformation operation to Belarus for the first time. An extensive report published yesterday noted threat intelligence…

US and Israel Agree Anti-Ransomware Coalition

US and Israel Agree Anti-Ransomware Coalition The US and Israel yesterday announced a new bilateral partnership designed to tackle ransomware. The move comes as part of the new US-Israeli Task Force…

North Korean hackers target the South's think tanks through blog posts

A North Korean hacking group has been attacking think tanks in the South through malware-laden blog posts.  In a new campaign, tracked since June 2021, the state-sponsored advanced persistent threat…

Best VPN 2021: Top VPN services reviewed

To find the best VPN service for your personal or business needs, you’ll need to compare brands, prices, features, and more. But first, you need to understand how a VPN…

#ISC2Congress: How to Mitigate Evolving Insider Threats

#ISC2Congress: How to Mitigate Evolving Insider Threats The changing nature of insider threats was described by Lisa Forte, founder, Red Goat Cyber Security, during a keynote presentation at this week’s virtual ISC2…

State-sponsored Iranian hackers uploaded fake VPN app to Google's Play store, posed as university officials

Written by Jeff Stone Oct 14, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP Suspected government-backed hackers from Iran have used an array of techniques, from password theft to uploading a fake app to a…

Nukegate CEO Imprisoned for Fraud

Nukegate CEO Imprisoned for Fraud The former CEO of failed South Carolina electric and natural gas public utility SCANA Corporation (SCANA) has been sent to federal prison after pleading guilty…