Inside 1,602 pentests: Common vulnerabilities, findings and fixes

Infosec Institute –  Infosec Institute –  Each year, Cobalt releases its State of Pentesting report, which extracts trends and statistics about the state of security from penetration testing engagements on…

Services Australia testifies Cellebrite tech only used for fraud and identity theft cases

A demonstration of Cellebrite technology being used. Image: Getty Images In testimony to Australia’s Senate Estimates, Services Australia said its use of Cellebrite software has only been for looking into…

Ransomware Negotiation Scenarios: What to Expect

Trend Micro – Trend Micro – This standard introduction shows a level of professionalism, indicating that the ransomware group uses a standard playbook for negotiating staff. While other ransomware families…

Data Breach at University of Colorado

Data Breach at University of Colorado An American university is notifying thousands of former and current students that their personal information may have been compromised during a recent data breach.…

Job hunting? Watch out for this nasty remote work scam

Getty Images/iStockphoto Here’s how this works. You’re searching a well-known jobs board and you see a remote work listing from a company you know and respect. The job fits your…

PSA: Widespread Remote Working Scam Underway

WordFence –  WordFence –  I’ve just gotten off the phone with a victim of the scam that I’m about to describe. This is impacting a lot of folks, so please…

Ransomware Dubbed Ranzy Locker Has Affected No Less Than 30 US Companies in 2021, FBI Reports

A flash alert was published on Monday by the Federal Bureau of Investigation emphasizing the effects Ranzy Locker ransomware has had over this year on US companies. According to the…

What To Expect in a Ransomware Negotiation

Trend Micro – Trend Micro – This standard introduction shows a level of professionalism, indicating that the ransomware group uses a standard playbook for negotiating staff. While other ransomware families…

Palo Alto warns of BEC-as-a-service, finds average wire fraud attempted is $567,000 with peak of $6 million

Business email compromise (BEC) continues to cost victims thousands — and sometimes millions — of dollars, according to a new report from Palo Alto Networks’ threat research group Unit 42.…